Publications, News, and Media

MMWR Youth E-Cigarette Use is Rising

Frequency of Use Among Middle and High School Student Tobacco Product Users — United States, 2015–2017

MMWR's article Know Someone With Memory Loss?

Subjective Cognitive Decline Among Adults Aged ≥45 Years — United States, 2015–2016

MMWR Abnormal Vaginal Bleeding? See A Doctor

Uterine Cancer Incidence and Mortality — United States, 1999–2016

MMWR: COPD Burden Higher in Rural America. Burden is high. 15 Million People greater than 150,000 deaths. Prevalence highest in rural areas. 8.2% in rural, 4.7 in large metro. People with COPD should: not smoke, get flue and pneumococcal vaccines, be physically active, ask about pulmonary rehab.

Urban-Rural Differences in COPD

Latest Issues of Chronic Disease Related Publications

Check out the latest chronic disease articles in the MMWR, Preventing Chronic Disease, and Vital Signs.

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Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report is CDC’s primary vehicle for scientific publication of timely, reliable, and useful public health information and recommendations. Read the latest MMWR articles about chronic disease.

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Preventing Chronic Disease (PCD) is a peer-reviewed electronic journal established by CDC's National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion. Read the latest issue.

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The CDC Vital Sign’s Health Topic Monthly Report is released the first Tuesday of every month. Read the latest Vital Signs on chronic disease topics.

Media Campaigns

CDC NCCDPHP uses media campaigns to share information about preventing chronic diseases with broad segments of the population. Click on the buttons below to see National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion’s recent major campaigns.

Media Inquiries

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Explore our Features Library to read feature stories about chronic diseases and learn more about CDC’s prevention efforts.

Getting Enough Sleep
Blood Clots and Pregnancy
Colorectal Cancer Awareness
Diabetes, CKD, and Food

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CDC Public Health Grand Rounds is a monthly scientific presentation featuring the important work that CDC is doing. Recent Grand Rounds topics include:

Preventing Cervical Cancer in the 21st Century
Changing Lifestyles to Prevent Type 2 Diabetes
Preventing Childhood Obesity – Eating Better, Moving More
Skin Cancer

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Download the latest podcasts, badges, buttons, and other multimedia on chronic disease.

Cancer Videos
Tips From Former Smokers Videos

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