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Health, United States, 2008

With Special Feature on the Health of Young Adults


Hyattsville (MD): National Center for Health Statistics (US); .
Report No.: 2009-1232

Health, United States, 2008 is the 32nd report on the health status of the Nation and is submitted by the Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services to the President and the Congress of the United States in compliance with Section 308 of the Public Health Service Act. This report was compiled by the National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). The National Committee on Vital and Health Statistics served in a review capacity.

The Health, United States series presents national trends in health statistics. Each report includes an executive summary, highlights, a chartbook, trend tables, extensive appendixes, and an index.

Suggested citation:

National Center for Health Statistics. Health, United States, 2008 With Chartbook. Hyattsville, MD: 2009.

Bookshelf ID: NBK19617PMID: 20698069


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