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Reports & Links

Blood Pressure Cuff

Newsletters

Health Disparities:


NENCPPH: Partnering for Public Health:















Community Health Assessments

To obtain Community Health Assessment results visit the health department sites listed below:

(Bertie, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Gates, Pasquotank, Perquimans)









State of the County Health (SOTCH) Report



(Bertie, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Gates, Pasquotank, Perquimans)










Community Health Rankings

Counties throughout the United States are ranked on health indicators through the County Health Rankings & Roadmaps program, a collaboration between the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute.



North Carolina Diabetes and Control Branch



Good Nutrition Practices

To learn more about good nutrition practices, access the United States Department of Agriculture "MyPyramid" website, designed for the general public ages 2 and over.


Health Disparities

To learn more about health disparities in NC, visit the NC Office of Minority Health and Health Disparities



Health Statistics

To access high quality health information, visit the North Carolina State Center for Health Statistics website:



Healthy North Carolina 2020

Highlights the 40 objectives for North Carolina, briefly describes the rationale for their selection, and includes key health disparities, as well as strategies to address the objectives by 2020.



Healthy People 2020

For national Healthy People 2020 objectives and information.




Heart Disease and Stroke

To obtain a variety of resources and information on heart disease and stroke and to learn about trainings in Northeastern NC, visit



Visit Start with Your Heart for more information about the NC Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention Program.


Kidney Disease



Obesity and Chronic Disease

To learn more about preventing obesity and chronic disease in North Carolina, visit:



Population Information

To obtain 2010 U.S. Census information, visit:



Smoke-Free Restaurant, Bars, and Lodging

The new North Carolina Smoke-Free Restaurants and Bars Law makes nearly all restaurants and bars and most lodging establishments smoke-free starting January 2, 2010.



Tobacco Prevention



Advocate for public policies proven to prevent kids from smoking, help smokers quit and protect everyone from secondhand smoke


Movement for 100 % tobacco-free teens






Northeastern NC Health Data and Assessments













2004/2005 Strategic Plans





Articles



Links to Other Resources















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Start With Your Heart - Get to the heart of the matter. www.startwithyourheart.com