Division of Chronic Disease Prevention: Information for Action Reports

The Information for Action (IFA) is a one-page communication that provides relevant data to mobilize public health action. Each IFA includes a take home message, quick facts containing relevant data to support the take home message, language describing the public health importance of the data, figure(s) that illustrate the data, a general statement that describes a public health opportunity and contact information. Data used in an IFA may come from the BRFSS, SPARCS, Vital Records or other population-based surveillance data systems. IFAs are available under the following categories:

Access to Quality Health Care

Chronic Disease

Arthritis

Asthma

Cardiovascular Disease

Cancer

Diabetes

Multiple Chronic Diseases

Disability and Health

Healthy Mothers, Healthy Babies, Healthy Children

Physical Activity and Nutrition

Nutrition

Unintentional Injuries

Worksites