Health Behaviors

Our health behaviors researchers devote themselves to developing objective information about the variety of health behaviors that greatly affect the cost of health care and the development and implementation of health interventions.

Our behavioral research programs support sound decision making not only by federal agencies that develop and promote health care programs but also by insurers, employers, and individuals.

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New report highlights recent decline in adolescent inhalant use

The number of adolescents ages 12 to 17 who use inhalants decreased from 820,000 in 2011 to about 650,000 in 2012, ac... Read more »