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Public Health is the science and practice of protecting and improving the health of community.

CDC’s Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)

CDC's Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report logo

The Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR ) series is prepared by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Often called “the voice of CDC,” the MMWR  series is the agency’s primary vehicle for scientific publication of timely, reliable, authoritative, accurate, objective, and useful public health information and recommendations. Live well. Learn how.When making decisions about your health, it’s important to know where to go to get the latest, most reliable information. has resources on a wide range of health topics selected from approximately 1,400 government and non-profit organizations to bring you the best, most reliable health information on the Internet.

Public Health Information for Students and Professionals

public health logoVisitors to this page can learn about the flexible options available for pursuing a future in public health. Included is a searchable database of programs featuring schools accredited by the Council on Education for Public Health. A public health degree can make the difference between a working professional and a working professional who contributes to a safer, healthier world.