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Fargo VA Health Care System

 

Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Program

Thinking of quitting tobacco? Your health care team at VA wants to help. Check out these resources on your own, or contact your PACT team for assistance. https://www.prevention.va.gov/MPT/2018/November_2018.asp  

We have quit lines, workbooks, telephone apps, and people who specialize in helping you quit tobacco. Consider making a date to quit smoking for at least 24 hours on November 15 during the Great American Smokeout!


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You may find it helpful to complete the HealtheLiving Assessment.  You can find it on the MyhealtheVet website: www.myhealth.va.gov. Click on the healtheliving assessment link. 

Healthy Living Messages

 

Click on a picture to view the brochure

Doctor with woman.

Man and woman walking.

Be Involved In Your Health Care

Be Physically Active

Fruit in a store.

 

Scale and measuring tape

Eat Wisely

Strive For A Healthy Weight

Happy man and woman.

 

Man and woman in car wearing seat belts.

 

Manage Stress

Be Safe

Calendar with date circled.

Glass of liquid with hand over top.

Be Tobacco Free

Limit Alcohol

Woman getting blood pressure checked.

 

Get Recommended Screening Tests & Immunizations

 

 

MOVE! logo  MOVE is a national weight management program designed by the VHA National Center for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention (NCP), a part of the Office of Patient Care Services, to help veterans lose weight, keep it off and improve their health. Learn more about the MOVE! program.
   
Smoking cessation image  VA has the tools to help you succeed. Talk to your VA health care provider about how to quit smoking, including getting medication to improve your chances of quitting and a referral to a VA smoking cessation clinic. Learn more about smoking cessation.
   
My HealtheVet logo  My HealtheVet is a free, online personal health record. It is available 24/7, where ever there is internet access. Learn more about My Healthevet.
   
 

Health Resources Link: www.prevention.va.gov 

Do you know the signs of a stroke? Check out this video.

Contact our Health Promotion Disease Prevention Manager:

Bonnie Odermann
701.232.3241 ext: 4039

Contact Info

Location

  • Fargo VAMC

Contact Number(s)

  • 701-232-3241 Ext. 4039

Hours of Operation

  • Monday - Friday 8:00am - 4:30pm