Public health -- South Dakota; Communicable diseases -- South Dakota
This issue includes a brief overview of Alzheimer's disease in South Dakota; discussion of colorectal cancer in South Dakota; a report on a Sioux Falls project to raise awareness of high blood pressure; a report on rabies in South Dakota during...
Cancer -- South Dakota; Cancer -- South Dakota -- Statistics; Cancer -- Mortality -- South Dakota -- Statistics; Cancer -- Treatment -- South Dakota; Public health -- South Dakota
The South Dakota comprehensive cancer control plan, 2011-2015 is focused on prevention, early detection, treatment and quality of life. The plan includes the top priorities that cancer control professionals believe should be the focal point for...
Colon (Anatomy) -- Cancer -- South Dakota -- Statistics; Rectum -- Cancer -- South Dakota -- Statistics
Incidence and mortality rates for 2011 and colorectal cancer estimates for 2013. Project in Check Publication funded by the South Dakota Cancer Registry with a grant from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, grant number U58/DP003943.
Child welfare -- South Dakota; Youth -- South Dakota
The number of deaths occurring in the first year of life per 1,000 live births is called the infant mortality rate (IMR). This issue discusses the task force studying the IMR in South Dakota and ways to reduce it.