Consumer Reports cites NHANES research; USA Today focuses on preliminary birth data for 2011; the Journal of the American Medical Association analyzes NHANES data to explore the link between BPA and childhood obesity.
DHANES Director Clifford Johnson retires; Research Data Center Director Peter Meyer honored by American Public Health Association; Classifications and Public Health Data Standards Staff Chief Ms. Marjorie S. Greenberg receives multiple honors.
NCHS participates in the Healthy People 2020 initiative, which provides science-based, 10-year national objectives for improving the health of all Americans. Take a closer look at the current state of the initiative's Leading Health Indicators - substance abuse, oral health, obesity, and more.
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Inside NCHS goes beyond the numbers to provide insights into the work we do, the collaborations that make it possible, the people that make it happen, and the issues that we face. Inside NCHS is published quarterly by the National Center for Health Statistics, 3311 Toledo Road, Hyattsville, MD 20782. www.cdc.gov/nchs