Mature Adults

 

Disease Prevention and Control

 

Diabetes and Prediabetes

Diabetes is a chronic disease in which sugar levels in the bloodstream are above normal. It occurs when a person…
 
The mission of the Virginia Department of Health’s Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention Programs is to improve cardiovascular health for…
The Virginia Department of Health’s Cancer Prevention and Control Program is working to ease the burden of cancer in Virginia…

Injury Prevention

Other Injuries (i.e. falls, bicycle, drowning)

The Division of Prevention and Health Promotion offers downloadable injury and violence prevention tip cards with English text on one…

Violence Prevention

Suicide Prevention

The Suicide Prevention Program coordinates statewide training for school personnel, human service providers, faith communities and others on suicide prevention…

Oral Health

 

Oral Health

Improving the oral health of all of Virginia’s citizens. Oral health is an integral part of overall health throughout your…
 

Community Water Fluoridation

In 1952, the Town of Fries and the City of Lynchburg were the first communities to begin water fluoridation in…