Study Finds Being Exposed to Pro-Smoking Messages Can Increase Tobacco Use
November 18, 2013
Smoking is the number one leading cause of preventable death in the United States. Read more.
2013 AHA/ACC/TOS Guideline for the Management of Overweight and Obesity in Adults
“A Report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines and The Obesity Society”
CDC Health Disparities and Inequalities Report — United States, 2013
In 2011, CDC presented the first Health Disparities and Inequalities Report, which assessed disparities across a wide range of diseases, behavioral risk factors, environmental exposures, social determinants, and health-care access. This is the second health disparities report. It provides new data for 19 of the topics published in 2011 and presents 10 new topics.
Disease Surveillance Among Newly Arriving Refugees and Immigrants — Electronic Disease Notification System, United States, 2009
CDC has the regulatory responsibility for preventing the introduction, transmission, and spread of communicable diseases into the United States. Notifications for all newly arriving refugees (with or without medical conditions) and immigrants with medical conditions are provided by CDC’s Electronic Disease Notification (EDN) system. This is the first report describing EDN.