"What keeps the rest of those communicable diseases at bay is prevention. And that requires a combination of strong public health systems, access to medical and preventive care and individual responsibility." Learn more about Public Health's role in staving off communicable diseases in today's blog post. (Pixabay.com photo)
Would you like to become pregnant in the next year? If you’re female and age 15 or older, you will hear that question when you visit your primary care provider. If you answer yes, your healthcare provider will talk to you about prenatal care and things you can do now to care for yourself, even before you’re pregnant. If you do not want to become pregnant, read on for information about birth control methods.