Healthy choices are essential to good health. Giving up tobacco, eating a healthy diet and getting enough exercise will help keep you well and prevent some of Missouri’s leading causes of disability and death – heart disease, stroke, diabetes and some types of cancer. And getting recommended health screenings will help your doctor discover problems early when they can be treated more easily.
- Healthy Living
- Men’s Health
- Women’s Health
- Show-Me Healthy Women
- Weight & Obesity
Almost two out of every three adult Missourians are overweight or obese. These conditions know no boundaries and impact both genders, all races and ethnicities, all socioeconomic groups, adults, and children.
- Tobacco quitline
- Organ/Tissue donation and registry
- Nutrition and Physical Activity
- Wellness Resources
Influenza & Vaccines
- Influenza resources
- Flu vaccine locator
- Immunizations (Department of Health)
Information on parents, children, school requirements, immunization data, and more.
- Vaccine Safety
Common misconceptions and education about vaccines.
- Chickenpox / Shingles
- Hepatitis C
- HIV & AIDS resources
- Tick-borne diseases
- West Nile Virus
- View more communicable diseases