Other than skin cancer, breast cancer is the most common cancer among American women. Mammograms are the best way to find breast cancer early, when it is easier to treat and before it is big enough to feel or cause symptoms.
Mumps vaccine is the best way to decrease your child’s risk of getting mumps. It is usually given as part of a combination vaccine that protects against three diseases: measles, mumps, and rubella (MMR).
A healthy lifestyle offers many benefits, including helping to prevent heart disease, type 2 diabetes, obesity, and other chronic diseases. Another important benefit is that healthy routines enhance your immunity.
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COVID-19 in the U.S.
Cases, Data, and Surveillance
Find maps and charts to track cases, deaths, and other trends of COVID-19 at the local, state, and national levels.
View CDC’s COVID Data Tracker Vaccinations tab to track distribution of COVID-19 vaccines in your state.