Clinical Screenings and Support

clinical screenings
  • Heart disease and stroke risk factor screenings (blood pressure, cholesterol, diabetes, body mass index also known as BMI, and smoking)
  • Health risk assessment
  • Medical history
  • Risk reduction counseling
  • Follow-up for patients with heart disease and stroke risk factors (after health risk assessment and risk reduction counseling, if needed)
Healthy behavior

Healthy Behavior Support Options

  • Health coaching
  • Evidence-based lifestyle programs that address nutrition and physical activity
  • Community-based resources that address individual risk factors and support lifestyle change

Read success stories about WISEWOMAN programs implementing innovative approaches for heart disease and stroke prevention, and find more program information in the WISEWOMAN Technical Assistance and Guidance DocumentCdc-pdf[PDF-3.3.MB].