Health Guidelines

This compilation of HHS resources is meant to be your quick and easy guide to key health information from recommended schedules for screening tests and immunizations to essential emergency preparedness strategies. For a your health literacy, read them. Print them. Save them. Most importantly, use them—often.

Physical Activity Guidelines

Dietary Guidelines

Common Screening Tests (a glossary)

Recommended Preventive Health Screenings for Men

Recommended Preventive Health Screenings for Women

High Risk Screening Schedule

Recommended Immunization Schedule for Children (birth to 6 years), 2012

Recommended Immunization Schedule for Adolescents (Age 7 to 18 years), 2012

Recommended Immunization Schedule for Adults (Age 19 years and older), 2012

Use the following to better understand the components of specific imminizations and their preventive health value for you and your family.

How to Talk to Your Doctor

Symptoms of Serious Health Conditions

Seeking a Second Opinion

Advance Medical Planning Glossary and Guide

Emergency Preparedness & Disaster Safety Guides

Last modified: 3/22/2012
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