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.Healthy People in Every Stage of Life

All people, and especially those at greater risk of health disparities, will achieve their optimal lifespan with the best possible quality of health in every stage of life.
Adolescents, ages 12-19: Achieve Healthy Independence  
Adolescents, ages 12-19: Achieve Healthy Independence
Increase the number of adolescents who are prepared to be healthy, safe, independent, and productive members of society.



16. Promote social and physical environments that are accessible; that support health, safety, and development; and that promote healthy behaviors among adolescents.
17. Promote access to and receipt of recommended quality, effective, evidence-based preventive and health care services, including dental and mental health care, among adolescents.
18. Promote social, emotional, and mental well-being for adolescents.
19. Prevent injury, violence, and suicide and their consequences among adolescents.
20. Prevent HIV, STDs, and unintended pregnancies and their consequences among adolescents.
21. Promote healthy activity and nutrition behaviors and prevent overweight and its consequences among adolescents.
22. Prevent substance use and its consequences, including tobacco, alcohol, and other substance use, among adolescents.



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