Council Resources

Factsheets & Other Materials

Elevate Health (Formerly PCFSN Research Digest)

PCFSN Research Digest

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Other Federal Resources

  • Bright Futures for Women's Health and Wellness Materials from the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA)
  • is the federal government website for people with disabilities, their families, friends and the organizations that serve them.  The site connects you to important information about disability benefits, health care and housing programs, as well as tools and resources for students making the transition from high school to college or work.
  • Go4Life is an exercise and physical activity campaign from the National Institute on Aging at NIH, is designed to help you fit exercise and physical activity into your daily life. Motivating older adults to become physically active for the first time, return to exercise after a break in their routines, or build more exercise and physical activity into weekly routines are the essential elements of Go4Life.
  • myhealthfinder is a tool that provides personalized recommendations for preventive health services based on age, sex, and pregnancy status. These recommendations come from the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF), the CDC Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP), the Bright Futures Guidelines, and the Institute of Medicine’s (IOM) Committee on Preventive Services for Women. Use the myhealthfinder tool to get a list of preventive services you may need this year. Then talk to your doctor or nurse to decide together which services are right for you based on your personal medical history and preferences.
  • State and Local Programs is a CDC Division of Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Obesity website that provides resources for State Public Health Actions and High Obesity grantees (and other interested practitioners) to help advance strategies related to physical activity and nutrition issues.

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