CDC supports a variety of campaigns to educate Americans on how to stay healthy and reduce the impact of chronic diseases on their quality of life. Check out the latest campaigns below.
CDC’s Tips From Former Smokers® campaign profiles real people who are living with serious long-term health effects from smoking and breathing secondhand smoke.
In the first-ever national prediabetes awareness campaign, public service announcements encourage people to learn their risk of type 2 diabetes by taking a short online test at DoIHavePrediabetes.org, and to use the resources at that site to reverse their risk.
The Bring Your Brave campaign provides information about breast cancer to women younger than 45 by sharing real stories about young women whose lives have been affected by breast cancer.
CDC’s Screen for Life: National Colorectal Cancer Action Campaign informs men and women aged 50 years and older about the importance of having regular colorectal cancer screening tests.
The Inside Knowledge campaign raises awareness of the five main types of gynecologic cancer: cervical, ovarian, uterine, vaginal, and vulvar. Inside Knowledge encourages women to pay attention to their bodies so they can recognize any warning signs and seek medical care.
The places where we live, work, learn, and play can impact our health. With a focus on sharing this message with African American and Hispanic audiences, this campaign features a broad range of materials for print, digital, and radio placement with an “Our Community Deserves” theme.
Physical Activity. The Arthritis Pain Reliever. is a health communications campaign promoting physical activity for African American and Caucasian adults aged 40 to 64 who have arthritis. The campaign was developed to promote physical activity as a method of arthritis self-management and pain relief.
Self-Management Education: Learn More. Feel Better. is a broad awareness campaign to promote self-management education (SME) workshops as a chronic disease self-management strategy. SME programs help people who have ongoing health conditions learn how to live life to the fullest.
Buenos días, artritis is a Spanish health communications campaign for general use by state health departments, community organizations, and their partners. The campaign was developed to promote physical activity as a method of arthritis self-management and was created on the basis of extensive audience research with Hispanic populations.
Additional Campaign Resources
The resources below include a collection of free and low-cost, audience-tested advertising and support materials produced by state and local health departments, nonprofit organizations, and federal agencies.
Alcohol and Public Health Online Media
Arthritis Communication Resources
State and Community Health Media Center
Cancer Prevention and Control Resource Library
Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Obesity Multimedia Tools
Epilepsy Communication Resources
Healthy Schools Multimedia
Tobacco Media Campaign Resource Center