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NACCHO Exchange: Preventing Chronic Disease, Spring 2011


This edition of NACCHO's quarterly newsletter explores preventing chronic diseases and creating healthier communities by implementing policy, systems, and environmental change strategies. This issue includes the following features:

·Building an Obesity Movement through Policy and Environmental Change in Alexandria, Va

·Smokefree Coalition Fights to Win Comprehensive Smokefree Air Law

·ACHIEVing Success in Clinton County, NY

Primary Toolkit:

Chronic Disease Prevention Toolkit

Keyword Area:

Active Living, Chronic Disease, Obesity, Physical Activity, Tobacco


Institutional Author:

National Association of County and City Health Officials





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