Local health departments are required to report some 80 communicable diseases to the California Department of Public Health as part of the disease.
Probability of dying between ages 30 and 70 from cardiovascular disease, cancer, diabetes, or chronic respiratory disease.
The burden of adult chronic disease - to individuals, their families and their communities - is considerable and includes serious adverse effects on quality of life.
There are many ways to prevent the spread of disease. Vaccinations have helped eliminate or greatly reduced disease threats. Kids, teens and adults should all.