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Addiction

Centers For Disease Control and Prevention: Alcohol and Public Health
Kentucky Medical Association: Health Priorities/Drug Abuse
U.S. Surgeon General’s Report on Alcohol Drugs and Health
Metro Louisville Government Substance Abuse – MORE Treatment Center
Metro Louisville Office of Addiction Services

Cancer Prevention

Kentucky Medical Association: Cancer
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: How to Prevent Cancer and Find it Early
Centers for Disease Control: Colorectal Cancer Control Program
Metro Louisville Government: Cancer and Chronic Disease Prevention

Climate Change

American Public Health Association: Climate Change
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: National Center for Environmental Health

Diabetes

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: National Diabetes Prevention Program
Greater Louisville Medical Society: The Diabetic Epidemic, Things You Should Know

Gun Violence/Prevention

Metro Louisville Government: Safe and Healthy Neighborhoods
Gun Violence Archive

Healthcare Reform

American Public Health Association: Why Do We Need the Affordable Care Act?
Insure Kids Now

Heart Disease

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: Heart Disease
Kentucky Medical Association: Cardiovascular Disease

Injury Prevention/Control

Centers For Disease Control and Prevention: Injury Prevention and Control

Obesity

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: Overweight & Obesity
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: Body Mass Index
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: Healthy Weight
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: Physical Activity Basics
Metro Louisville Government: Healthy Louisville 2020
Metro Louisville Government: Mayor’s Healthy Hometown Movement
Kentucky Medical Association: Diabetes/Obesity

Oral Health

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: Oral Health

Tobacco

Kentucky Medical Association: Commit to Quit
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: Smoking and Tobacco Use
U.S. Surgeon General: E-Cigarette Use Among Youth and Young Adults
U.S. Surgeon General: The Health Consequences of Smoking: 50 Years of Progress