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Unformatted text preview: t reductions in infant mortality Childhood vaccinations at highest levels
in recorded history
in Overall, alcohol, tobacco, and illicit drug
use is leveling off
use 30 year increase in life expectancy in last
century! Health People 2010 But, we still have a long way
to Chronic conditions have increased and
people are presenting with these “end of
life” conditions at younger ages
life” Adult obesity has increased at alarming
rates in last 20 years.
rates Smoking has increased among
adolescents Healthy People 2010 Healthy People 2010
Healthy Healthy People 2010 is the prevention agenda
for the Nation.
for It is a statement of national health objectives
designed to identify the most significant
preventable threats to health and to establish
national goals to reduce these threats. Everyone can help in improving health. To
reach goals, partnerships are needed
reach Launch of Health Healthy People
2010 January 24, 2000 Health goals for next ten years and the
strategies to meet those goals.
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This note was uploaded on 02/06/2014 for the course HLTH 240 taught by Professor Breeden during the Spring '10 term at Clemson.
- Spring '10