About Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS)
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Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS)
The BRFSS is the world's largest continuously conducted telephone survey about health risks, in place since 1981. It asks individuals questions about topics such as health status, health insurance coverage, routine checkup frequency, diabetes, smoking habits, pregnancy, women's health, HIV / AIDS, and demographics, as well as other questions.