Tuberculosis: Getting Healthy, Staying Healthy

Booklet on TB transmission, treatment for TB disease, and how to communicate with family and friends about TB

What You Need To Know: Preventing FASD Healthy Women, Healthy Babies

Alcohol abuse is a serious public health concern. Did you know that alcohol can harm a fetus at any point in its developent, often beofre a women knows she's pregnant?

Choices: A Program for Women About Choosing Healthy Behaviors

Manual available to download and CHOICES Curriculum - CD Package "CHOICES: A Program for Women About Choosing Healthy Behaviors" is an intervention for non pregnant women of childbearing age and is designed to prevent alcohol-exposed pregnancies by addressing risky drinking and ineffective or no use of contraception. The CHOICES Curriculum includes CD-ROMs for each of the following: Facilitator guide, counselor manual, client workbook, and a training DVD with videos demonstrating components of the intervention. The training DVD now includes both English and Spanish sub-titles.

Teen Chat A Guide To Discussing Healthy Relationships

Booklet for female and male teens on the questions teens should ask themselves before deciding to have sex.

Staying Healthy and Preventing STDs

STDs are diseases that are passed from one person to another through sexual contact. These include chlamydia, gonorrhea, genital herpes, human papillomavirus (HPV), syphilis, and HIV. Many of these STDs do not show symptoms for a long time, but they can still be harmful and passed on during sex.

Navigating the Teen Years: A Parent's Handbook for Raising Healthy Teens

This new handbook includes expert advice and information and easy-to-use checklists designed to help parents guide teens to a healthy life.

Healthy Indian Country Initiative Promising Prevention Practices Resource Guide

PUBLIC HEALTH PLAYS SUCH A CRITICAL ROLE IN OUR DAILY LIVES, YET IS seldom recognized. As we face today’s challenges and realities of emerging pandemics, bioterrorism, global climate change, a healthcare system in need of reform, and an increasing prevalence of high-risk behaviors, the need for a comprehensive and quality public health system has never been more critical. As we consider how to address these serious challenges to our health and wellbeing, Tribes are faced with new opportunities to define, to improve, and to grow a Tribal public health system that is unique and includes aspects of our culture. The development of “promising practices” to reduce and prevent disease is the next step toward a comprehensive public health system in Indian Country. However, the development, implementation, and evaluation of effective practices present us with new challenges to overcome and we realize that we need to closely examine what it means to be “promising prevention practice.”

Age Page - Healthy Eating After 50

How much you should eat depends on how active you are. If you eat more calories than your body uses, you gain weight. What are calories? Calories are a way to count how much energy is in food.

Information for Teens Staying Healthy and Preventing STDs

STDs are common, especially among young people. There are about 20 million new cases of STDs each year in the United States, and about half of these are in people between the ages of 15 and 24. Young people are at greater risk of getting an STD for several reasons.

Mentally Healthy Aging: A Report on Overcoming Stigma for Older Americans

Booklet contains stigma reduction education and stragies.

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