2015 Flu season is underway – how do epidemiologists use measures of flu severity to know if this time around will be particularly bad?
Posts about data on obesity, diabetes, infectious diseases, births, young mothers, prenatal care, uninsured populations, federal programs, health resources and local foods & more.
Coming to PolicyMap in early 2015 are a set of health indicators from CDC’s 2013 Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS).
Data from Health Resources and Services Administration’s Area Health Resources File are now updated on PolicyMap.
State and county cancer incidence by demographic characteristics and type of cancer: breast, cervical, colon & rectal, lung & bronchus, and prostate
Lyme disease affects a very specific section of the United States. You can see which areas are affected with new data on Policymap.