Funding Public Health
The Funding Public Health Protects Our Communities and Kids, Saves Lives and Saves Money infographic depicts various types of public health initiatives and their impact. Some of the main health programs depicted in the infographic include childhood immunizations, screening newborns for health problems, tobacco cessation programs, HIV/AIDS screenings and programs to keep the environment clean. The next section of the infographic discusses the percentage decrease of various illnesses or deaths from a 10% increase of public health spending. The final portion of the infographic depicts how public health programs save money, however, only three cents of every dollar are spent on public health programs.