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Chronic diseases are responsible for 7 of 10 deaths each year, and treating people with chronic diseases accounts for 86% of our nation’s health care costs. Find out how CDC’s chronic disease prevention system brings together data, health care systems, and communities to support healthy choices and reduce risk behaviors for all Americans.

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Diabetes at School

Covering all the bases for diabetes care at school.

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Cancer and Men

What men can do to lower their cancer risk.

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Breastfeeding Success

Health system and community support for breastfeeding.

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Physical Activity for Arthritis

Low-impact physical activity improves arthritis pain.