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Health communication campaigns with mass media and product distribution lead to health behavior changes.
High school completion and out-of-school-time academic programs improve long-term health for minority and low-income groups.
The Community Preventive Services Task Force recommends universal helmet laws to reduce deaths and injuries.
See the peer-reviewed articles for this previously announced Community Preventive Services Task Force recommendation.
Systems enhance collaboration between vaccination providers and public health agencies and help coordinate interventions to increase vaccination rates.
Improving health equity starts with full-day kindergarten, according to a new Task Force recommendation.
The Community Preventive Services Task Force finds strong evidence that two strategies increase quitting, reduce tobacco-related illness and death, and have economic benefits.
Interested in what works to increase sun protective behavior in many outdoor settings? See the community-based skin cancer prevention recommendations released by the Community Preventive Services Task Force.
Community Preventive Services Task Force recommends publicized checkpoints to reduce alcohol-impaired driving.
Task Force recommends clinical decision-support systems to improve provider practices related to prevention of cardiovascular disease.
Tobacco quitlines? Lower quit costs for tobacco users? Mass reach communications? All of these work, says the Community Preventive Services Task Force.
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The Task Force recommends electronic screening and brief intervention to reduce excessive alcohol consumption and related harms.
The Community Preventive Services Task Force released its 2013 annual report to Congress, the first to focus on evidence-based recommendations on specific health topic.