Healthy cooking can be daunting for some people. But it is fun and easy—and the food tastes delicious! Check to see if your community offers healthy cooking classes. Continue
Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death in the United States; 1 in every 4 deaths is from heart disease and stroke, equal to 2,200 deaths per day. How will you make heart-healthy choices…Continue
For over 60 years, CDC has been dedicated to protecting health and promoting quality of life through the prevention and control of disease, injury, and disability. We are committed to programs that reduce the health and economic consequences of the leading causes of death and disability, thereby ensuring a long, productive, healthy life for all people.
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Every 40 seconds, someone in the United States has a stroke. In 2008 alone, more than 133,000 Americans died from stroke—that’s one person every 4 minutes—making it the fourth leading cause of death in the United States.
Stroke can affect people of all ages and backgrounds. To help protect yourself…Continue
Mother’s Day is a time to celebrate and honor moms for all they do in their many roles, especially raising children. Sometimes moms are so busy taking care of everyone else, their own health and well-being can take a backseat. This Mother's Day, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) encourages…Continue