August Story IdeasCenters for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) sent this bulletin at 08/05/2013 01:53 PM EDT
Public Health Response to a Changing Climate
The changing climate endangers human health. Learn what CDC is doing to prevent and adapt to the possible health effects of climate change. The environmental consequences of climate change are happening now and are expected to increase in the future.
The State of Aging and Health in America 2013 Report Card
Twentieth-century advances in protecting and promoting health among older adults have provided many opportunities for overcoming the challenges of an aging society. The health indicators presented in The State of Aging and Health in America 2013 highlight these opportunities.
School Starts Soon—Is Your Child Fully Vaccinated?
School age children, from preschoolers to college students, need vaccines. CDC has online resources and tools to help parents and doctors make sure all kids are up-to-date on recommended vaccines and protected from serious diseases.