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Community Guide Fact Sheet

Community Guide flyer.The Community Guide fact sheet outlines the work of the Community Preventive Services Task Force, noting the range of topics addressed and how recommendations can be used to improve community health and safety.

 
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Who We Are, What We Do

The cover of the Who We Are, What We Do document.This report describes The Community Guide and the work of the Community Preventive Services Task Force, including how they engage partners, select topics, prioritize intervention approaches, conduct systematic reviews, make decisions about findings, and disseminate information about what works to promote health. A printer-friendly version is also available.

 
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One Pager - Obesity: Interventions to Increase Healthy Eating and Physical Activity in Schools

A young boy drinks water from a sports bottle.This one page handout summarizes the Community Preventive Services Task Force (CPSTF) finding of insufficient evidence for three school-based intervention approaches that combine dietary interventions with physical activity interventions. This does NOT mean the intervention approaches are ineffective; it means there is not enough evidence available to understand which of these approaches work.

 
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One Pager - Obesity: Meal or Fruit and Vegetable Snack Interventions Combined with Physical Activity Interventions in Schools

A young girl holding two apples.This one page handout summarizes the Community Preventive Services Task Force (CPSTF) recommendation and systematic review evidence for school-based interventions that combine meal or fruit and vegetable snack interventions with physical activity interventions to improve health among elementary school students through grade six.

 
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One Pager - Physical Activity: Interventions to Increase Active Travel to School

Families walk down a paved pathway to a school building.This one page handout summarizes the Community Preventive Services Task Force (CPSTF) recommendation and the effectiveness and economic evidence for active travel to school interventions.

 
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One Pager - Pregnancy Health: Exercise Programs to Prevent Gestational Hypertension

A group of pregnant women participate in low impact aerobic exercise.This one page handout summarizes the Community Preventive Services Task Force (CPSTF) recommendation and the effectiveness for exercise programs for pregnant women to reduce the development of gestational hypertension.

 
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One Pager - Pregnancy Health: Lifestyle Interventions to Reduce the Risk of Gestational Diabetes

A pregnant woman exercises with hand weights.This one page handout summarizes the Community Preventive Services Task Force (CPSTF) recommendation and systematic review evidence for lifestyle interventions delivered during the first two trimesters of pregnancy to reduce the risk of gestational diabetes.

 
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One Pager: Behavioral Interventions to Reduce Screen Time Among Children

View from the back of a child's head in front of a large screen, represents behavioral interventions to prevent obesity by reducing screen time.This one page handout summarizes the Community Preventive Services Task Force (CPSTF) recommendation and systematic review evidence for behavioral interventions to reduce recreational sedentary screen time among children aged 13 years and younger.

 
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One Pager: Built Environment Approaches to Increase Physical Activity

Bicycles ridden in a designated bike laneThis one page handout summarizes the Community Preventive Services Task Force (CPSTF) recommendation and systematic review evidence for built environment strategies that combine one or more interventions to improve pedestrian or bicycle transportation systems with one or more land use and environmental design interventions to increase physical activity.

 
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One Pager: Clinical Decision-Support Systems (CDSS) for Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease

A doctor types on a laptop computer, representing clinical decision support systems to prevent cardiovascular disease.This one page handout summarizes the Community Preventive Services Task Force (CPSTF) recommendation and systematic review evidence for clinical decision-support systems (CDSS) to improve screening for cardiovascular disease risk factors and practices for related preventive care services, clinical tests, and treatments.

 

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