US Healthy Aging in Action Strategy released
U.S. Surgeon General Vivek H. Murthy and the National Prevention Council Release Healthy Aging in Action: Advancing the National Prevention Strategy
Healthy Aging in Action (HAIA) identifies recommendations and actions to promote healthy aging and improve health and well-being in later life.
The Healthy Aging in Action report aims to:
- Support prevention efforts to enable older adults to remain active, independent, and involved in their community;
- Highlight innovative and evidence-based programs from National Prevention Council departments and agencies and local communities that address the challenges related to physical, mental, emotional, and social well-being that are often encountered in later life; and
- Inform future multisector efforts to promote and facilitate healthy aging in communities.