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  • 2 HEALTHY PEOPLE The Surgeon General s Report On Health Promotion And Disease Prevention 1979 U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH, EDUCATION, AND WELFARE Public Health Service Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health and Surgeon General DHEW (PHS) Publication No For sale by the Superintendent of Documents. (docplayer.net)
  • 8 CHAPTER I INTRODUCTION AND SUMMARY The health of the American people has never been better. (docplayer.net)
  • Environmental hazards and behavioral factors also exact an unnecessarily high toll on the health of our people. (docplayer.net)
  • It is the thesis of this report that further improvements in the health of the American people can and will be achieved--not alone through increased medical care and greater health expenditures--but through a renewed national commitment to efforts designed to prevent disease and to promote health. (docplayer.net)
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  • Indigenous Australians have poorer self-reported health and suffer a greater burden of disease than non-Indigenous Australians [ 3 ]. (pubmedcentralcanada.ca)
  • Indigenous adults accessing public dental services in Australia have higher levels of periodontal disease and fewer filled teeth, but greater numbers of missing teeth than non-Indigenous patients [ 4 ]. (pubmedcentralcanada.ca)
  • Indigenous children in Australia experience significantly higher levels of dental caries than their non-Indigenous counterparts [ 5 , 6 ] with greater levels of untreated disease and less preventive therapies [ 7 ]. (pubmedcentralcanada.ca)
  • D c. -1 SURGEON GENERAL OF THE PUBLIC HEALTH SERVICE The Honorable Joseph A. Califano, Jr. Secretary of Health, Education, and Welfare Dear Mr. Secretary: I am pleased to transmit herewith the manuscript of the Surgeon General's Report on Health Promotion and Disease Prevention. (docplayer.net)
  • I would particularly like to express appreciation to Dr. J. Michael McGinnis, Acting Deputy Assistant Secretary for Health (Disease Prevention and Health Promotion) and his staff, and to Dr. David Hamburg, President of the Institute of Medicine, of the National Academy of Sciences, for his leadership in mobilizing the resources of the Institute to provide the accompanying papers which present documentation for the report. (docplayer.net)