Alcohol

Healthy Wisconsin Plan Shares CCC Priorities

Late last month, the Wisconsin Department of Health Services released the Healthy Wisconsin¬†improvement plan, aimed at improving health outcomes across Wisconsin and meeting the goals set forth in Healthiest Wisconsin 2020, the state’s 10-year health plan. Healthy Wisconsin focuses on five priority areas – alcohol, nutrition and physical activity, opioids, suicide, and tobacco – and… Read more »

Governor Proclaims April Underage Alcohol Use and Abuse Awareness Month

A recent data analysis by the Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS) found that Wisconsin teens are doing better than their national peers in current alcohol use, binge drinking, and refraining from drinking before the age of 13. This is the first year in the last decade that Wisconsin’s rates of underage drinking in these… Read more »

Priority 3 – WI CCC Plan 2015-2020

Priorities 1: Decrease tobacco use andexposure to tobacco 2: Increase healthy, activelifestyles 3: Decrease high risk alcoholconsumption 4: Increase HPV vaccinecompletion 5: Decrease exposure toultraviolet radiation 6: Decrease exposure to radon 7: Increase use of recommendedcancer screenings 8: Increase access to cancergenetic risk assessment and counseling 9: Increase access to qualitycancer care and services 10:… Read more »