Provides easy access to national and state level CDC data on a range of key indicators of health and well-being for older adults, including caregiving, subjective cognitive decline, screenings and vaccinations, and mental health. These indicators provide a snapshot of currently available surveillance information and can be useful for prioritization and evaluation of public health interventions.
The nation’s premier system of health-related telephone surveys that collect state data about U.S. residents regarding their health-related risk behaviors, chronic health conditions, and use of preventive services.
Publicly available datasets relevant to childhood obesity research, including obesity-related health behaviors, outcomes, and determinants; and policies and environmental factors.
An atlas that displays places in the United States that adopted some form of a Complete Streets policy; includes the ability to download the policies.
A report highlighting the work of six states to implement worksite wellness initiatives by using strategies such as environmental supports or community links to promote employee health.
A source of state-level data on adults with disabilities. Access information on six functional disability types: cognitive, hearing, mobility, vision, self-care, and independent living. Explore data on more than 30 health topics - including smoking, obesity, heart disease, and diabetes - among adults with or without disabilities.
A report on family-based interventions combined with activities to build family support with health education to increase physical activity among youth.
Visualize data and locate information critical to understanding minority health, health disparities, and their determinants. Data are collected from public health surveillance systems by using either their published reports or public use files.
A tool that can help communities make choices that improve public health through community design.
A report that incorporates the National Prevention Strategy and aims to increase the survival for older adults and ensure they are healthy and productive.
Learn about proven, science-based methods to help people of all ages get enough aerobic and muscle-strengthening activity. Use these resources to develop programs and policies that are informed by evidence on what's effective, replicable, scalable, and sustainable.
Eight common measures that can collect data to implement plans that connect park and trail infrastructure to public health goals.
A biomarker validation study of internet-based and conventional self-reports for assessing diet and physical activity.
A searchable database of diet and physical activity measures relevant to childhood obesity research.
These modules are designed to complement the Measures Registry and Measures Registry User Guides and assist researchers and practitioners with choosing the best measures across the four domains of the Measures Registry: individual diet, food environment, individual physical activity and physical activity environment.
User guides to help researchers select measures for studies in obesity among youth, including an overview of measurement, principles of measurement selection, case studies and resources.
A systematic review to determine the effectiveness of multicomponent school-based nutrition interventions for increasing fruit and vegetable intake and decreasing fat intake among school-age children.
A catalog of recommended standard measures of phenotypes and environmental exposures for use in biomedical research. This includes common data elements for tobacco regulatory research, substance abuse and addiction, mental health research, sickle cell disease research, and social determinants of health.
Science-based guidance to help Americans ages 3 and older maintain or improve their health through regular physical activity.
A report outlining evidence-based strategies to increase physical activity among youth.