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Chronic Diseases in America

Chronic Diseases in America

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NCCDPHP PREVENTS CHRONIC DISEASE AND PROMOTES HEALTH FOR PEOPLE OF ALL AGES

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WE WORK TO IMPROVE HEALTH ACROSS THE LIFE SPAN

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From 1999–2004 to
2011–2014,
the percentage of
low-income children
with dental sealants
increased 70%.

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Over 1,600 organizations have received CDC recognition for delivering the National DPP lifestyle change program and served over 297,000 participants nationally.

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