MMWR Vol. 63 / SS-4Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) sent this bulletin at 06/12/2014 01:08 PM EDT
|MMWR Surveillance Summaries|
Vol. 63, No. SS-4
June 13, 2014
|In this report|
|Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance — United States, 2013|
Laura Kann, PhD, Steve Kinchen, Shari L. Shanklin, MPH, et al.
MMWR 2014;63(No. SS-4)
Certain health-risk behaviors are among the leading causes of morbidity and
mortality among youth and adults in the United States. To compare the
prevalence of these behaviors among subpopulations of students, the Youth
Risk Behavior Surveillance System monitors six categories of risk behaviors
among youth and young adults. This report presents findings for 2013.