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2021 Chronic Disease Burden Report: Now Available!

2021 Chronic Disease Burden Report: Now Available!

The Pennsylvania Department of Health Chronic Disease Burden Report provides data and trends on several major chronic diseases.  The purpose of the report is to facilitate comprehenisve apporaches to chronic desease prevention in the state.  Link here for the report.

 

New Resource Available for Prevention of Skin Cancer

New Resource Available for Prevention of Skin Cancer

We all kmow that early detection is the key to fighting skin cancer.  Visit the Skin Cancer Education and Research Foundation for resources to help at: https://skincancerinfo.org/

The American Lung Association and University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center Screening Coverage Toolkit Now Available!   

The American Lung Association and University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center Screening Coverage Toolkit Now Available!  

As part of our State Lung Cancer Screening Coverage Project in partnership with The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, the Lung Association has released a toolkit for stakeholders to

August is National Immunization Awareness Month!

August is National Immunization Awareness Month!

Human papillomavirus (HPV) infection is the cause of most cervical cancers and many oral and anal cancers. It affects both men and women. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates about one in four people are currently infected in the U.S.

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