Primary Prevention

November 16, 2021
Active People, Healthy Nation (SM) is an initiative led by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to improve the health of 27 million Americans by 2027 by increasing their level of physical activity.
November 11, 2021
The 2025 Strategic Plan outlines goals, strategic approaches, objectives, and outcome measures for making measurable progress in reducing new viral hepatitis infections and viral hepatitis-associated illnesses, deaths, and disparities in the United States over the next five years. 
November 10, 2021
HPV resources for parents and the public, healthcare professionals and for partners and programs.
November 10, 2021
This report augments (i.e., updates and summarizes) previously published recommendations from CDC regarding testing for HCV infection in the United States (Smith BD, Morgan RL, Beckett GA, et al. Recommendations for the identification of chronic hepatitis C virus infection among persons born during…
October 22, 2021
Get the facts about electronic cigarettes, their health effects and the risks of using e-cigarettes.
October 6, 2021
A "train-the-trainer" adaptable presentation for public health professionals to communicate with CCC stakeholders about the burden of viral hepatitis.
September 30, 2021
The Active Communities Tool (ACT): An Action Planning Guide and Assessment Modules to Improve Community Built Environments to Promote Physical Activity helps committed, cross-sector teams create an action plan for improving community built environments that promote physical activity consistent with…
September 30, 2021
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) launched the first-ever federally paid national tobacco education campaign—Tips From Former Smokers® (Tips®) – in March 2012. The Tips campaign profiles real people living with serious long-term health effects from smoking and secondhand smoke…
September 30, 2021
he National Viral Hepatitis Progress Report provides information on progress in the implementation of recommended interventions and the impact these interventions are having on prevention of viral hepatitis transmission, disease, and associated mortality.
September 30, 2021
This webpage includes videos, educational fliers and information on radon by the Iowa Cancer Consortium.