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Below are resources under each health topic that you may find helpful when you would like to know more about what is happening in Lincoln County as well as Wisconsin.

Mental Health
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: www.cdc.gov/mentalhealth/

WI Department of Health Services: www.dhs.wisconsin.gov/hw2020/health/mentalhealth/index.htm

Mental Health America of Wisconsin: www.mhawisconsin.org/

The Burden of Suicide in Wisconsin:
http://www.dhs.wisconsin.gov/health/InjuryPrevention/SuicidePrevention.htm

The Wisconsin Suicide Prevention Strategy:
http://www.dhs.wisconsin.gov/health/InjuryPrevention/pdffiles/WISuicidePrevStrategy.pdf

Nutrition and Healthy Foods
National Research Council released the following report: U.S. life expectancy lagging because of smoking: Obesity also cited as contributing factor.
http://thenationshealth.aphapublications.org/content/41/2/1.2.full

The Epidemic of Chronic Disease in Wisconsin: This report provides useful information on the economic and human burden of chronic disease and gives you a roadmap for how you can address this growing epidemic.
http://www.dhs.wisconsin.gov/tobacco/1398WIDHSRiskFactorReportFinal.pdf

Obesity, Nutrition and Physical Activity in Wisconsin: Illustrates the problem of overweight and obesity in Wisconsin adults and youth and describes the consequences of the problem. It also provides rates for individual health behaviors related to obesity and lists some resources that organizations and communities can use to support healthy lifestyles in Wisconsin residents.
http://www.dhs.wisconsin.gov/health/physicalactivity/Dataindex.htm

Wisconsin Nutrition and Physical Activity State Plan: A long range planning document focusing on the best ways to be active, eat well and prevent obesity.
http://www.dhs.wisconsin.gov/health/physicalactivity/StatePlan/index.HTM

The Burden of Diabetes in Wisconsin:
http://www.dhs.wisconsin.gov/health/diabetes/PDFs/Burden08.pdf

The Burden of Heart Disease and Stroke in Wisconsin:
http://www.dhs.wisconsin.gov/publications/P0/P00146.pdf

Oral Health
Association of State and Territorial Dental Directors
www.astdd.org

Children’s Health Alliance of Wisconsin
http://chawisconsin.org/oral-health-resources.htm

Wisconsin Dental Association
www.wda.org/

Wisconsin Department of Health
www.dhs.wisconsin.gov/health/Oral_Health/
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