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Prevention Matters

The new interactive infographic from the National Prevention Council highlights federal efforts to increase the number of Americans who are healthy at every stage of life.

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  • Learn more about the 50th Anniversary of the Surgeon General’s Report on Smoking and Health.

Prevention

Learn about the Surgeon General’s Every Body Walk! initiative to support walking and walkable communities

  • Regular physical activity helps people of all ages protect and improve their health.

  • Learn about the Surgeon General’s Every Body Walk! initiative to support walking and walkable communities.

Support Breastfeeding

  • Families, communities, employers, and health care professionals can increase support for breastfeeding.
  • Learn about the Call to Action to Support Breastfeeding

  • Find out about the It’s Only Natural campaign

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  • 5.6 Million Children

    Millions of today's children will ultimately die early from smoking if we don't do more to reduce current smoking rates. Watch the video

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