Public Health Resources

Health Education, Promotion & Campaigns

           
    • + Foreign Languages
    • + Health news
      • FDA For Consumers This resource features timely consumer health stories on pressing FDA topics, provides links to its most requested information, and includes interactive content.
      • Patient Safety Network (PSNet) A web-based resource featuring the latest news and essential resources on patient safety. The site offers weekly updates of patient safety literature, news, tools, and meetings ("What's New"), and a vast set of carefully annotated links to important research and other information on patient safety ("The Collection").
      • This is Public Health Campaign Resources Resources to build a campaign to raise awareness of how public health affects individuals, families, communities, and populations.
    • + Medical Topics (General)
      • Health Topics A to Z Listing with quick links of health topics found on the CDC website.
      • Healthy You Healthy You is a free health tipsheet published 10 times a year by The Nation's Health, the official newspaper of the American Public Health Association. Healthy You offers easy-to-understand materials on a range of health topics. Each issue addresses a single health topic.
      • Information for Patients - Free evidence-based resources for patients and families Comprehensive patient reference guides from ECRI, an international independent nonprofit agency and Collaborating Center of the World Health Organization. ECRI is designated as an Evidence-based Practice Center (EPC) by the U.S. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality. ECRI's mission is to improve the safety, quality, and cost-effectiveness of healthcare.
      • MedlinePlus MedlinePlus provides authoritative health information about diseases, conditions, and wellness issues for patients, families, and health professionals. The website provides easy-to-read resources, patient education handouts, and information in multiple languages.
    • + Medical Topics (Specific)
      • Beyond the Data -- National ALS Registry Learn how the National ALS Registry helps to fund critically needed research and how it works to help researchers connect ALS patients to clinical trials. Persons with ALS can join the National Registry and take the ALS Risk Factor Surveys.
      • Cancer Control P.L.A.N.E.T. (Plan, Link, Act, Network with Evidence-based Tools) This NCI web portal provides cancer control planners, program staff, and researchers with access to web-based resources.
      • Cancer Information in Other Languages Searchable online database of cancer materials in 14 languages.
      • Diabetes Health Sense Resources to help those with Diabetes, at risk for Diabetes or who care for someone with Diabetes
      • FDA Radiation-Emitting Products This website provides information about radiation-emitting products, including mammography standards, radiation safety, products and procedures, regulation, and recalls.
      • FDA Tobacco Products Provides information resources on tobacco products for consumers and healthcare professionals.
      • Growing Up with Vaccines: What Should Parents Know? Interactive online guide to encourage on-time vaccination. The guide helps families navigate information about recommended vaccines from birth through adulthood.
      • Healthy Weight Site provides consumers information on healthy eating, weight loss, preventing weight gain, health effects of extra weight, physical activity, tips for parents, meal planning, and success stories.
      • Interactive Vaccine Guide An interactive guide to help families find information about recommended vaccines from birth through adulthood, including pregnancy.
      • National Diabetes Education Program The National Diabetes Education Program (NDEP) works with partners to reduce the burden of diabetes and prediabetes by facilitating the adoption of proven approaches to prevent or delay the onset of type 2 diabetes and the complications of diabetes. NDEP is a joint program of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the National Institutes of Health.
      • Springboard Beyond Cancer This web tool provides health information, skills, and support to the people whose lives are affected by cancer.
      • The Surprising Truth About Prediabetes Curriculum to help educate communities on how to prevent and control diabetes through healthy eating and physical activity.
      • Unite for Sight Unite for Sight works to build healthier communities through disease prevention, eye health promotion and health education. This organization works nationally and internationally to develop sustainable solutions to reduce health disparities.
      • Vaccine Safety Net The Vaccine Safety Net is a global network of websites, evaluated by the World Health Organization, that provide reliable information on vaccine safety.
    • + Other
      • AHRQ Fact Sheets Fact sheets on AHRQ research topics and programs, including aging, children's health, medical informatics, health services research, HIT, health literacy, and patient safety.
      • David J. Sencer CDC Museum CDC's museum's homepage with items of interest to children, teachers, and other CDC visitors.
      • FDA A-Z Subject Index An index of health topics available from the Food and Drug Administration.
      • FDA For Consumers This resource features timely consumer health stories on pressing FDA topics, provides links to its most requested information, and includes interactive content.
      • Food Safety Guides for At-Risk Populations Fact sheets on food safety for at-risk populations including older adults, transplant recipients, pregnant women, and people with cancer, diabetes and HIV/AIDS.
      • Healthfinder Federal Government website that offers trusted prevention and wellness resources for consumers including actionable health information and tools presented in an easy-to-use format.
      • Healthy Eating on a Budget Tips for healthy eating when on a budget.
      • Know the Science Initiative aiming to clarify and explain scientific topics related to health research. This effort features a variety of materials including interactive modules, quizzes, and videos to provide engaging, straightforward content for consumers to dive in and get to know the science.
      • Taking Care of Myself: A Guide for When I Leave the Hospital A guide that providers can use to give patients the information they need to help them care for themselves when they leave the hospital.
      • Your Healthiest Self: Wellness Toolkits Consumer toolkits to improve well-being in environment, feelings, physical health, relationships, and disease.
    • + Hazardous Substances
      • Household Products Database Health & Safety Information on Household Products.
      • Poison Help Website provides tools, information, and resources on poison and poisoning prevention.
      • Tox Town An interactive guide to commonly encountered toxic substances and environmental health risks.
    • + Emergency Preparedness
    • + Workplace
      • Medical Device Safety A resource to educate and inform health care professionals on patient safety issues relating to medical devices.
      • National Campaign to Prevent Falls in Construction Falls are the number one cause of construction-worker fatalities, accounting for one-third of on-the-job deaths in the industry. The Campaign encourages everyone in the construction industry to work safely and use the right equipment to reduce falls. Special emphasis and activity will focus on residential construction contractors and workers.
      • National Education Center for Agricultural Safety (NECAS) Resources to bring safety and health messages to rural communities.
      • Personal Protective Equipment for Infection Control Information about personal protective equipment (PPE) that is regulated by the FDA for use in patient care activities including surgical masks and surgical N-95 respirators, medical gloves, and surgical gowns.
      • Recalls, Market Withdrawals, & Safety Alerts
      • Workplace Health Promotion Resource for workforce health promotion (WHP) program planners in state and federal government. Planners at non-government workplaces may also find this Web site useful in generating ideas for WHP in their organizations. The site provides information, resources, and step-by-step toolkits to help improve the health of employees.
      • Worksite Health ScoreCard Tool to help employers assess whether they have implemented science-based health promotion and protection interventions in their worksites to prevent heart disease, stroke, and related health conditions such as hypertension, diabetes, and obesity.
    • + Medications
      • Alliance for the Prudent Use of Antibiotics The Alliance for the Prudent Use of Antibiotics (APUA) is a non-governmental organization that fights to preserve the effectiveness of antimicrobial drugs. The organization conducts research and collects and disseminates information to control antimicrobial resistance and ensure access to effective antibiotics.
      • Antibiotic Stewardship Implementation Framework for Health Departments A toolkit for health departments to promote appropriate use of antibiotics reduce healthcare associated infections.
      • Drug Information Portal A gateway to information on over 53,000 substances (including over 200,000 unique searchable drug names and their synonyms) compiled from NLM sources and other US government agencies meant for consumers, health professionals, and researchers.
      • Easy-to-Read Drug Facts This easy-to-read website talks about drug use, addiction, and treatment. It has pictures and videos to help readers understand the text. The website also can read each page out loud. The pages are easy to print out to share with people who do not have computers.
      • FDA A-Z Subject Index An index of health topics available from the Food and Drug Administration.
      • Get Smart Programs & Observances Site provides antibiotic information and resources for consumers and professionals working in outpatient settings, healthcare facilities, public health, and agricultural settings, in order to combat antibiotic-resistant bacteria.
      • Health Care-Associated Infections Resources, training, targets and metrics, and an action plan to prevent health care-associated infections and improve patient safety.
      • MEDWATCH: The FDA Safety Information and Adverse Event Reporting Program MedWatch provides timely safety information on medical products and drugs regulated by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). MedWatch also allows healthcare professionals and consumers to report serious problems with any FDA regulated product and any serious adverse event.
      • Medicines In My Home (MIMH) An interactive and educational program about the safe and effective use of over-the-counter medicines.
      • Patient Safety Network (PSNet) A web-based resource featuring the latest news and essential resources on patient safety. The site offers weekly updates of patient safety literature, news, tools, and meetings ("What's New"), and a vast set of carefully annotated links to important research and other information on patient safety ("The Collection").
      • Postmarket Drug Safety Information for Patients and Providers Drug safety information for patients, consumers, and healthcare professionals.
      • Rx Awareness Campaign The Rx Awareness campaign tells the real stories of people whose lives were torn apart by prescription opioids. The goal of the campaign is to increase awareness that prescription opioids can be addictive and dangerous. The campaign also strives to decrease the number of individuals who use opioids recreationally or overuse them.
      • U.S. Antibiotic Awareness Week U.S. Antibiotic Awareness Week is November 13-19, 2017. The CDC has put together a site with information, activities and events, promotional material, and educational resources to get the word out about antibiotic resistance.
    • + Other
      • American Social Health Association Records 1905-1990 This site offers a searchable and browsable database of posters on a variety of social issues such as dance, family, hygiene, mental health, reproduction, sexual abstinence, and more. From the Social Welfare History Archives at the University of Minnesota Libraries.
      • CDC Workplace Health Resource Center The CDC Workplace Health Resource Center (WHRC) is a one-stop shop that gives employers resources to create a healthy work environment. It has credible tools and step-by-step resources employers can use to tailor a health promotion program to their unique workplace needs.
      • CDC en Español CDC en Español is CDC's gateway for health and safety information in Spanish.
      • CDC-TV Online videos that cover a variety of health, safety and preparedness topics. The videos include single-topic presentations as well as series for children, parents and public health professionals. Most are short and all include captioning for the hearing-impaired.
      • Diabetes Prevention Impact Toolkit Interactive online tool to help employers, insurers, and state health departments weight the costs and benefits of National DPP lifestyle change programs, including cost of delivering of lifestyle change program, health benefit resulting from the program, life years gained, cost-effectiveness, and return on investment.
      • Getting to Zero Alcohol-Impaired Driving Fatalities Report identifies many evidence-based and promising policies, programs, and systems changes to accelerate national progress in reducing deaths from alcohol-impaired driving.
      • Partnership for Food Safety Education The mission of the Partnership for Food Safety Education is to end illness and death from foodborne infections in the United States. The Partnership delivers science-based behavioral health messaging and a network of resources that support consumers and health educators.
      • Self-Help Group Sourcebook Online A searchable database that includes information on over 1,100+ national, international and demonstrational model self-help support groups, ideas for starting groups, and opportunities to link with others to develop needed new national or international groups.
      • Travelers' Health Health information on specific travel destinations.
      • Vaccines & Immunizations
      • Violence Prevention in Practice Implementation Guide designed to support state and local health agencies and other stakeholders who have a role in planning, implementing, and evaluating violence prevention efforts.

BAM!   - (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), HHS)

Tox Town   - (National Library of Medicine (NLM), NIH)

CES4Health   - (Community-Campus Partnerships for Health)

BAM!   - (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), HHS)

Healthfinder   - (Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion (ODPHP), HHS)

NACCHO's Toolbox   - (National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO))

CDC-INFO   - (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), HHS)

NACCHO's Toolbox   - (National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO))

    • + Minorities
      • Ethnomed Ethnic medicine website containing medical and cultural information about immigrant and refugee groups. The objective of the website is to make information about culture, language, health, illness and community resources directly accessible to health care providers who see patients from different ethnic groups.
      • HealthReach Resource of quality multilingual, multicultural public health information for those working with or providing care to individuals with limited English proficiency.
      • Native American Connections Provides culturally appropriate resources for Native Americans and special needs populations.
      • Rural Border Health Resource for residents along the U.S.-Mexico border and others seeking information on health and human services for border communities.
      • The National Hispanic Leadership on Cancer: En Accion An initiative to address the burden of cancer disparities and stimulate behavior modification to improve public health in the Hispanic/Latino community.
      • The Rehabilitation Provider's Guide to Cultures of the Foreign-Born Provides specific information on cultural perspectives of foreign-born persons in the U.S.
      • The Surprising Truth About Prediabetes Curriculum to help educate communities on how to prevent and control diabetes through healthy eating and physical activity.
      • Zika Hub Hub includes an information guide on Zika for tribes, marketing materials, webinars, presentations, and archived newsletters.
    • + Women
      • Breastfeeding Savings Calculator Calculator allows visitors to explore the cost of suboptimal breastfeeding in the United States. It contains two cost calculators that predict the cost of suboptimal breastfeeding by state and by the achievement of specific population breastfeeding rates.
      • Consumer Information for Women The U.S. Food and Drug Administration's Office of Women's Health (OWH) serves as a champion for women's health both within and outside the agency. The consumer health site provides information on reproductive health, aging, heart health, diabetes, and medication safety.
      • Food Safety for Moms-To-Be Easy-to-understand information about foodborne illness for pregnant women. This site is in both in English and Spanish.
      • Mammography Quality Standards Act and Program Information for mammography facility personnel, inspectors, and consumers about the implementation of the Mammography Quality Standards Act of 1992 (MQSA). The FDA adminsters several quality and standards activities. This is one example.
      • Maternal and Child Health Knowledge Base and Library Collection Provides toolkits, resource guides (including knowledge paths), and briefs (family, resource, and evidence) contains recent, high quality materials for staying abreast of new developments and conducting further research. The resources include links to websites, electronic publications, databases, discussion groups, and other materials.

CES4Health   - (Community-Campus Partnerships for Health)

AHRQ Health Care Innovations Exchange - Dental Health Care- Innovations and quality tools to develop oral health education, prevention, and treatment programs. (Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), HHS)

Bright Futures Toolbox- This toolbox highlights materials that advance the Bright Futures philosophy of promoting and improving the oral health of infants, children, and adolescents. (National Maternal and Child Health Oral Health Resource Center)

Community Water Fluoridation Communications Toolkit- NACCHO's new Community Water Fluoridation Communications Toolkit has resources to help local health departments and other organizations educate and inform their communities about the benefits of fluoridation. (National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO))

Dental Devices- This site includes FDA's public health notifications, advice for patients, and related consumer health information on dental devices. (U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA), HHS)

Health Reach: Dental Care Resources- Oral hygiene and dental health resources for patients and consumers in multiple languages. (National Library of Medicine (NLM), NIH)

MedlinePlus - Child Dental Health-

MedlinePlus - Dental Health-

MedlinePlus - Mouth and Teeth Topics- Consumer health information from MedlinePlus on topics related to the mouth and teeth.

Mouth Healthy- A consumer site from the American Dental Association with information on habits, concerns, and nutrition for all life stages. (American Dental Association)

My Water's Flouride- My Water's Fluoride (MWF) allows consumers to learn about the fluoride level in their drinking water. Also, you can find out the number of people served by the system and the water source. (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), HHS)

NIDCR (National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research) - Oral Health Information- Oral health information for the consumer from the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research. (National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research (NIDCR), NIH)

Oral Health in Rural Communities- Resources, organizations, funding, and news about rural oral health. (Rural Health Information Hub)

SmileConnect- An online portal to connect children in need to available health resources. (Altarum Institute)

The Oral Health Website- Website aims to help communities, governments, nonprofit organizations, foundations, and private businesses start or enhance community-based oral health programs for older adults. Site includes a searchable database of community-based oral health programs and an oral health guide: The Community Guide to Adult Oral Health Program Implementation. (Administration for Community Living (ACL), HHS)

healthfinder.gov- Consumer dental and oral health information can be found on healthfinder.gov, a site by the Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion (ODPHP) and its health information referral service, the National Health Information Center.

#DoingItMyWay Toolkit- This National HIV Testing Day, Act Against AIDS is launching Doing It My Way, a micro-campaign that makes HIV testing personable and relatable by highlighting how and why people make testing part of their lives-on their terms and in their way. (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), HHS)

+ Series- Series designed for any organization committed to fighting HIV stigma and HIV, regardless of where they are located in the United States. Visitors can download materials that show their commitment to ending HIV stigma and HIV, using them to educate and raise public awareness about stopping HIV transmission.

AHRQ Health Care Innovations Exchange - HIV/AIDS Care- Innovations and quality tools for HIV programs. (Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), HHS)

AIDS Infonet- Provides HIV/AIDS information in non-technical language in various languages. (International Association of Providers of AIDS Care)

AIDSinfo- Provides information on HIV/AIDS treatment, prevention, and research. (U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS))

ARHP: HIV/AIDS- Resources for improving HIV/AIDS prevention and patient care. (Association of Reproductive Health Professionals)

Act Against AIDS- National campaign to combat complacency about HIV and AIDS in the United States. The campaign focuses on raising awareness among all Americans and reducing the risk of infection among the hardest-hit populations - gay and bisexual men, African Americans, Latinos, and other communities at increased risk. (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), HHS)

Continuing Education: HIV Testing Intervals for At-Risk Adults- CDC’s MMWR and Medscape are proud to introduce a new FREE continuing education (CE) activity that describes compliance with recommendations from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) for HIV infection screening among persons at increased risk, based on an analysis of 2006-2016 data from the General Social Survey (GSS). (National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO))

Drugs + HIV > Learn the Link- This site provides information in English and Spanish about the link between drug abuse and HIV infection. It contains information for young people, parents and teachers, and the media with links to the latest research findings and news updates. (National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA), NIH)

Evidence-Based Interventions to Prevent HIV and STDs in Indian Country (2017)- This report provides a list of behavioral HIV and STI interventions that have been adapted to or evaluated with American Indian and Alaska Native populations. (Northwest Portland Area Indian Health Board)

Gender Diversity 101- This independent study course discusses aspects of gender identity, gender discrimination and gender-related health disparities and how they impact clients. Participants will practice skills for assessing and treating gender-diverse clients who may be at risk for HIV or who have HIV. (AIDS Education & Training Center Program (AETC))

Global HIV/AIDS Timeline- Timeline serves as a reference tool for the political, cultural, scientific, and community developments over the history of the HIV/AIDS epidemic. (Kaiser Family Foundation (KFF))

Glossary of HIV/AIDS-Related Terms- The glossary, which includes definitions for more than 700 HIV/AIDS-related terms in English and Spanish, provides people living with HIV, their families and friends, health care professionals, and students a guide to understanding HIV. (U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS))

Go2HIVInfo- The Go2HIV app provides easy access to HIV information from the National Library of Medicine's HIV/AIDS-related websites. (National Library of Medicine (NLM), NIH)

Greater than AIDS- A consumer health site that provides updated and comprehensive information about HIV prevention, testing, treatment, and more.

HIV Basics- Site provides basic information on HIV, including transmission, prevention, testing, PrEP, PEP, and living with HIV. (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), HHS)

HIV Criminalization: Know Your Rights - This guide was created as a resource to provide people living with HIV with knowledge and information to protect themselves from being prosecuted and/or criminalized under discriminatory HIV-specific laws. (Positive Women's Network)

HIV Prevention Toolkit - A Gender-Responsive Approach (2016)- The toolkit is designed to help increase the capacity of individuals and organizations to provide gender-responsive HIV prevention programs for the women and girls they serve.

HIV Risk Reduction Tool- A tool from the CDC to determine the risk of getting or transmitting HIV and recommendations on lowering those risks. (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), HHS)

HIV in the United States: At A Glance- Fact sheet provides current statistics on HIV in the US, including infections, diagnoses, those living with HIV, and AIDS diagnoses and deaths. (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), HHS)

HIV, AIDS, and Older People- Facts, resources, transmission, treatment information for older adults on HIV/AIDS. (National Institute on Aging (NIA), NIH)

HIV/AIDS Resource Library- A resource library from the CDC that provides patient resources, reports, presentations, and webinars on HIV/AIDS. (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), HHS)

His Health- A united community of healthcare providers and advocates who are passionately committed to raising the standard of care for Black gay men.

His Health Continuing Education Trainings- Continuing education modules on health assessment, PrEP, linkage and engagement, and transgender health focused on black LGBT patient communities. (National Alliance of State and Territorial AIDS Directors (NASTAD))

In It Together: National Health Literacy Project for Black MSM- A health literacy training initiative for health care professionals serving black/African American Men who have Sex with Men (MSM), designed to increase health professionals' understanding and use of health literacy strategies and approaches that impact engagement and retention in HIV care and treatment. Resources include a trainer curriculum, community training, promotional material, and a Health Literacy resource Guide. (Technical Assistance Resources, Guidance, Education & Training (TARGET) Center)

MedlinePlus - AIDS- (National Library of Medicine (NLM), NIH)

MedlinePlus - AIDS - Living with AIDS- (National Library of Medicine (NLM), NIH)

MedlinePlus - AIDS Medicines- (National Library of Medicine (NLM), NIH)

MedlinePlus - AIDS and Infections- (National Library of Medicine (NLM), NIH)

MedlinePlus - AIDS and Pregnancy- (National Library of Medicine (NLM), NIH)

Molecular HIV Surveillance- Learn more about MHS and how health departments and CDC use this data to guide HIV prevention efforts. (Urban Coalition for HIV/AIDS Prevention Services (UCHAPS))

National HIV Testing Day - June 27 - June 27 is HIV Testing Day. This CDC page has resources, social media images and messages, and posters/infographics that local health departments can use to promote HIV testing. (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), HHS)

National HIV Testing Resources- This consumer-focused site returns a list of HIV testing centers within a specified distance from a zip code, indicating whether free testing is available and specifying the exact services provided. (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), HHS)

National Native HIV/AIDS Awareness Day - March 20th is National Native HIV/AIDS Awareness Day (NNHAAD). This national observance is sponsored by a coalition of partners who provide assistance to Native organizations, tribes, state health departments, and other organizations serving Native populations. (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), HHS)

National Native HIV/AIDS Awareness Day - March 20 - National Native HIV/AIDS Awareness Day is observed each year on March 20. This day is an opportunity for people across the United States to learn about HIV/AIDS, the need for HIV testing among Native Americans, and ways that everyone can help decrease the stigma associated with HIV/AIDS in their own communities. (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), HHS)

National Youth HIV/AIDS Awareness Day - April 10 - National Youth HIV/AIDS Awareness Day is observed each year on April 10 to educate the public about the impact of HIV and AIDS on young people and to highlight the work young people are doing across the country to respond to the epidemic. (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), HHS)

Plan to END the HIV/AIDS Epidemic- This website walks through several key aspects of Ending the Epidemic (EtE) strategies, with examples of existing plans and development tools to help start or continue similar initiatives in virtually all U.S. jurisdictions. (Treatment Action Group (TAG))

Positive Spin- Comprehensive digital educational tool that uses personal storytelling to promote the importance of getting people with HIV into treatment. (U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS))

PrEPCost.Org- An online tool that will help PrEP navigators and their clients evaluate the cost and coverage for PrEP across on- and off-Marketplace health plans. (National Alliance of State and Territorial AIDS Directors (NASTAD))

Prescribe HIV Prevention- Prescribe HIV Prevention is part of CDC’s Act Against AIDS communication campaign designed to help reduce HIV incidence in the United States. The Prescribe HIV Prevention program helps healthcare providers use PrEP and PEP to prevent new HIV infections and improve health outcomes for patients at high risk for acquiring HIV infection. (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), HHS)

Rural HIV/AIDS Prevention and Treatment Toolkit- The toolkit compiles evidence-based and promising models and resources to support organizations implementing HIV/AIDS prevention and treatment programs in rural communities across the United States. (Rural Health Information Hub)

Sexual Health and Your Patients: A Provider's Guide (2016)- A guide for primary care providers to better integrate sexual health conversations and recommended preventive sexual health services into routine patient visits. (Altarum Institute)

Start Talking, Stop HIV- National communication campaign that encourages gay and bisexual men to talk openly with their sexual partners about HIV risk and prevention strategies. (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), HHS)

The Act Against AIDS Initiative at a Glance- CDC's Act Against AIDS (AAA) initiative consists of several concurrent HIV prevention campaigns and projects that use mass media (TV, radio, newspapers, magazines, and the Internet) to deliver important HIV prevention messages to a variety of audiences in the US. Fact sheet outlines these campaigns. (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), HHS)

Transforming Health: Patient-Centered HIV Prevention and Care- Website contains information and materials for health care providers, whole-care teams, social service providers, and transgender people, with the goal of reducing new HIV infections and improving the health of transgender people who are living with HIV. (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), HHS)

Understanding the HIV Care Continuum (June 2018)- This fact sheet explains the HIV care continuum and how it is used to improve outcomes for people living with HIV. (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), HHS)

World AIDS Day - December 1- Resources, tools, and information on promoting World AIDS Day. (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), HHS)

World Hepatitis Day - July 28- World Hepatitis Day (WHD) brings the world together under a single theme to raise awareness of the global burden of viral hepatitis and to influence real change. One of just four disease-specific global awareness days officially endorsed by the World Health Organization (WHO), WHD unites patient organisations, governments, medical professionals, civil society, industry and the general public to boost the global profile of viral hepatitis. (World Health Organization (WHO))