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What's New

Chronic Disease Prevention & Control in the Americas, Vol. 3, No. 3, March 2009

Chronic Disease Prevention & Control in the Americas, Vol. 3, No. 1, January 2009

... more items.


Situation Reports


Measles/Rubella Bulletin (weekly report)


Preventing disease through healthy environments: Towards an estimate of the environmental burden of disease


Charts on the Morbidity Situation of Children under Five in the Region of the Americas


Child Abuse in Latin America and the Caribbean



EID Weekly Updates: Emerging and Reemerging Infectious Diseases, Region of the Americas, Vol. 2, No. 826 February 2004

Materials, Toolkits and Forms


Color the chinches! Salvadorean Primary School Project to Educate Children on How to Prevent Chagas Disease

Guidelines and Manuals


The 5 key ways to keep your food safe (Content Manual)


How to make a plan for safe food in my school? The 5 key ways to have a school with safe food and water: Manual for the Parent Advisory Council


Eradication of Poliomyelitis Field Guide, Third Edition, 2005


Every Mother and Child Counts! World Health Day 2005 (organizers' toolkit, 2005).

... more Guidelines and Manuals.

Health Profiles and Data


Gender, Health and Development in the Americas- Basic Indicators 2005


Regional Core Health Data System - Indicators Glossary

Statistical Databases


Health Promoting Schools, Questionnaire for Networks


Health Promoting Schools, Questionnaire for Schools

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Integrated Management of Childhood Illness (IMCI)
Acute Respiratory Infections (ARIs)
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EID Weekly Updates
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