The South Dakota Department of Health, in conjunction with the EA Martin Program at South Dakota State University, conducted a 2016 Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS)-like surveillance project. This survey collects state-specific, population-based data on maternal attitudes and experiences before, during, and shortly after pregnancy. The data report, summaries, and infographics are all available for download.
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What schools can do today to reduce food waste.
Learn the risk factors and common signs of a heart attack and stroke.
Childhood obesity in South Dakota has quadrupled in adolescents and more than doubled in children over the last 30 years.
The latest physical activity data in SD shows how SD compares to surrounding states and the nation.
The Active Living Research released an infographic to encourage all residents within a community to engage in more physical activity.
The vision is that all South Dakotans will enjoy healthy lives free from the devastation of chronic diseases.