Chronic Disease

Chronic diseases are illnesses that last three months or longer, are rarely cured and are often progressive. Common chronic diseases include heart disease, stroke, diabetes, hypertension, cancer, arthritis, and osteoporosis. For more information on chronic disease or a list of prevention and health promotion programs visit https://www.dhs.wisconsin.gov/disease/chronic-disease.htm

The North Shore Health Department provides adult health cholesterol screenings and blood pressure checks. Contact us to make an appointment.