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We Can Achieve Health Equity

04/15/2022 08:00 AM EDT

Health and Well-Being Matter is the monthly blog of the Director of the Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion.

Equity ensures individuals have the fullest and fairest opportunities and conditions to thrive. Today, our nation is realizing that equity is imperative to public health. Now, more than ever, we are aware of the importance of community-defined needs and community-driven action to improve health and well-being.