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Making a difference in how people find health information, today and into the future.

openFDA offers easy access to FDA public data, and highlights projects using this data, in both the public and private sector, to further regulatory or scientific missions, educate the public, and save lives.

We’re pleased to announce that HealthData.gov recently hit a major milestone: cataloging more than one-thousandth data set.

As we head into March and the final weeks of the first ever open enrollment period for the new Health Insurance Marketplace, HealthCare.gov is working and ready to serve millions more consumers seeking quality, affordable health coverage.

The phrase, “…time is of the essence,” often rings true when working to protect people from health threats. It is especially true when caring for infants. Recently CDC launched a new app—Prevent Group B Strep (GBS) — specifically for busy health care providers on the go.

Expanding access to data via Blue Button make it easier for Americans to manage their medications and take a more active role in their health.

FDA’s first youth tobacco prevention campaign, “The Real Cost,” targets at-risk youth aged 12-17 who are open to smoking or already experimenting with cigarettes.

By the Numbers

37
Topic-based websites

461
API-enabled databases

62
as of 2/14
Mobile websites & apps
171
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HHS One Year After the Strategy

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