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Based on evidence from updated Community Guide reviews, the Task Force issued new findings on ways to increase breast, cervical and colorectal cancer screening.
Newly published reviews and Task Force findings feature the effectiveness of this intervention in improving depression symptoms, adherence to treatment, response to treatment, and remission and recovery.
Evidence links privatization to increased consumption of alcoholic beverages, excessive drinking and related harms.
A gift from Jonathan and Karin Fielding supports public health education and research at soon-to-be named UCLA Jonathan and Karin Fielding School of Public Health.
See newly published Task Force findings on helping caregivers reduce their teen's health risk behaviors.
See newly published Task Force findings on abstinence education and comprehensive risk reduction for teens.
Topics include tobacco cessation and interventions to promote health equity.
The report describes Task Force background, methods, findings, evidence gaps, priorities, and how states and communities use its recommendations.
Congratulations to Community Preventive Services Task Force member Barbara K. Rimer on her appointment as Chairman of the President's Cancer Panel.
Holding alcohol retailers liable for injuries or damage done by their intoxicated customers can reduce motor vehicle deaths, homicides, injuries, and other alcohol-related problems.
The Task Force recommends use of home-based multi-trigger, multicomponent interventions for children and adolescents with asthma.
Topics include excessive alcohol use and vaccination rates.
New publication features evidence-based recommendations to reduce alcohol-impaired driving.
Topics include excessive alcohol use, vaccination rates, and health communication campaigns.
Laws and policies that limit the days and hours alcohol can be sold are effective public health strategies to prevent harms from drinking too much