Chronic Disease Prevention Report: A Community Vision
This report summarizes the effort undertaken in 2012-2013 to gather input from a broad range of community stakeholders on how Alameda County Public Health Department should approach chronic disease prevention and achieve health equity for all. Many organizations and a diverse group of residents were engaged to share their community health concerns, desires, and possible solutions.
Chronic Disease Prevention Report: A Community Vision - Executive Summary
Executive summary of the above report.
The Health and Economic Impacts of Obesity in Alameda County
Obesity among adults and children has reached epidemic proportions in the U.S.. California and Alameda County have fared only a little better as witnessed by soaring health care costs related to the treatment of obesity-related diseases. Cross-sector policy interventions are needed.
The executive summary to the above report.