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​Heart Disease, Stroke, and Diabetes - the Basics

Learn basic information about heart disease, stroke, diabetes, including ways to prevent and manage these diseases. Resources for maintaining a healthy weight, making healthy eating choices, and staying physically active are aslo available.

Heart Disease and Stroke

Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion

CDC's National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion leads the nation's efforts to create expertise, information, and tools to support people and communities in preventing chronic disease and promoting health for all.

About Heart Disease

Information on heart disease, heart attack, and related conditions.

Heart Conditions and Stroke

American Heart Association's webpage with important information on heart conditions and stroke.

Stroke Information

Learn about the health risk factors, signs of stroke, how to get treatment, and more.

Diabetes

American Diabetes Association - Diabetes Basics

Find basic information on type 1 and type 2 diabetes.

Are you at risk for prediabetes? Take the test.

Diabetes Self-Management Education (DSME)

If you have diabetes, a self-management program can help you manage your diabetes, prevent complications, and take control of diabetes symptons.

Diabetes and Nutrition

Are you unsure of what a person with diabetes can eat? Visit the American Diabetes Association's webpage on healthy eating.

National Diabetes Prevention Program (National DPP)

If you are risk for developing diabetes or have been told you have prediabetes, find a National DPP program in your area to fight the onset of type 2 diabetes.

Staying Physically Active

Manage or prevent type 2 diabetes by getting and staying active.

Tips for Managing Diabetes

CDC publication that provides updated statistics about diabetes in the United States, including information on prevalence and incidence of diabetes, prediabetes, risk factors for complications, acute and long-term complications, deaths, and costs.

Obesity Prevention, Nutrition, Physical Activity, School Health

Asthma Guidelines and Strategies 

Resources for managing asthma in schools.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - Healthy Weight

Provides lifestyle change tips and resources for healthy eating and staying active.

Creating an Asthma-Safe Home 

If your child has asthma, review these resources to create an asthma-safe home.

Food Allergies in Schools

Review the CDC's Voluntary Guidelines for Managing Food Allergies in Schools and Early Care Education Programs as well as CDC's Food Allergy Toolkit.

National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute - Physical Activity Tools and Resources

USDA Choose My Plate.gov

Tips for healthy eating on a budget, recipes, list of seasonal fruits and veggies, and more.

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