Vital Signs

About Vital Signs

CDC launched a program called CDC Vital Signs, which includes an MMWR Early Release, a fact sheet and website, a media release, and a series of announcements via social media tools.

Vital Signs will be released the first Tuesday of every month. Issues include colorectal and breast cancer screening, obesity, alcohol and tobacco use, HIV testing, seat belt use, cardiovascular disease, teen pregnancy and healthcare-associated infections, asthma, and foodborne disease.

CDC Vital Signs

General Vital Signs
CDC Vital Signs™ – Learn about the latest public health data. Read CDC Vital Signs™…
CDC Vital Signs™ – Learn about the latest public health data. Read CDC Vital Signs™…

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In 2018, more than 1 in 4 high schoolers currently used tobacco products. E-cigarettes were the main reason for the increase.external icon

Page last reviewed: June 7, 2018