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Healthy People Initiative

Healthy People 2020

Healthy People provides science-based, 10-year national objectives for improving the health of all Americans. Learn about 2020 topics, goals, and objectives, and how you can get involved, show support, and stay up-to-date.

Review Date: April 03, 2015

Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Healthy People State Coordinators

For information or to get involved with Healthy People efforts in your state or territory, contact your Healthy People State Coordinator.

Review Date: April 01, 2015

Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Healthy People State Plans

Many States use Healthy People as a guide to improving health. Find state plans and reports based on objectives and targets from Healthy People 2010 and 2020.

Review Date: November 26, 2014

Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Cancer Trends Progress Report: Prevention

Choosing healthy behaviors and avoiding exposure to environmental risk factors can help reduce cancer risk. National trends data monitors progress in reducing risk factors like secondhand smoke and poor nutrition.

Review Date: June 01, 2015

NIH National Cancer Institute

Healthy People Health Communication and Health IT Topic Area

Learn how health communication strategies and health information technology (IT) is being used to improve the health of all Americans. Find reports and related resources to see how the Nation is working to achieve Healthy People goals.

Review Date: April 01, 2015

Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

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