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U.S. surgeon general and National Prevention Council release ‘Healthy Aging in Action' report

Wednesday, November 16, 2016  
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U.S. surgeon general and National Prevention Council release ‘Healthy Aging in Action' report
"Healthy Aging in Action" identifies recommendations and actions to promote healthy aging and improve health and well-being in later life. Released in November, the new report highlights federal and nonfederal policies and programs that reflect the National Prevention Strategy’s approach of targeting prevention and wellness efforts to promote healthy aging to further advance the Strategy for an aging society. The National Prevention Council, comprising 20 federal agencies and chaired by the U.S. surgeon general, developed HAIA with input from key stakeholders and the Advisory Group on Prevention, Health Promotion, and Integrative and Public Health.