'...We speak out for public health issues and policies backed by science. We are the only organization that influences federal policy, has a 145-year perspective and brings together members from all fields of public health...'
strives ' improved health for all groups, especially communities that are traditionally left behind..'; track/advocates legislation and produces 'policy-centered' research reports available from website
The CDC is a United States federal agency under the Department of Health and Human Services and '...to protect America from health, safety and security threats, both foreign and in the U.S. Whether diseases start at home or abroad, are chronic or acute, curable or preventable, human error or deliberate attack, CDC fights disease and supports communities and citizens to do the same...' Reports, statistics, topic searching, research, etc.
From the CA Dept. of Public Health '...County Health Status Profiles contains county data for selected health indicators as recommended by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) and modified by the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) in collaboration with the California Conference of Local Health Officers (CCLHO)...'
'...NIEHS is committed to conducting the most rigorous research in environmental health sciences, and to communicating the results of this research to the public...' ; includes fact sheets, brochures, information by environmental health topics, resources for kids, etc.
The mission of the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services (HHS) to enhance and protect the health and well-being of all Americans...and administers more than 100 programs...' Includes topics website.