Online databases are a rich source of information for healthcare professionals. Use the following CDC database to research the state that you live or work in: Go to http://wwwn.cdc.gov/sortablestats/
• What is the burden of chronic diseases in your state?
• How do the leading causes of death in your state compare to U.S. figures?
• Identify five important risk factors that need to be targeted in your state.
• Identify vulnerable groups for whom targeted services need to be