Educators

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Find information, resources and curricula for educators who help Vermont students understand their own health and important public health issues.

Information for You

All babies born in Vermont have the opportunity to receive a newborn screening test to check for rare but serious diseases which may not be apparent at birth.

Although medicine and dentistry have remained separated for many years, there is a connection between the health of the mouth and the health of the body. 

Schools share the responsibility with families and communities to provide students with healthy environments that foster regular opportunities for healthy eating and physical activity. 

Schools play a critical role in promoting the health of young people and helping them establish lifelong healthy behaviors, from early child care through college.

When a basemap or an atlas isn’t enough, the Health Department uses GIS web “apps” that address important public health issues using GIS technology.

Cardiovascular Disease (CVD), or heart disease, is a serious health condition that affects over 37,000 Vermonters a year.

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