We know that many people don’t easily make the connection between their environments and their health. Can you tell us about effective strategies you've used to make that connection ...
A must-read article in the Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine. You can download the full PDF on the right side of the page when you click through.
Do Workplace Health Promotion (Wellness) Programs Work? journals.lww.com
Some programs are well designed, consistent with evidence-based practices, effectively executed, and properly evaluated. These programs “work.” Far too many well-intentioned programs are poorly designed, executed in a haphazard fashion...
As infographics continue to grow in popularity, we thought we would take a minute to remind our colleagues that Healthy People 2020 creates original infographics to communicate Healthy ...
LHI Infographic Gallery 1.usa.gov
Each month healthypeople.gov displays one or more infographics to visually communicate the existing health disparities for the featured Leading Health Indicator Topic.
Forbes recently posted an article titled “200,000 Preventable Deaths a Year: Numbers That Cry Out For Action -- And Better Reporting.” This article highlighted how reports on research ...
A new study released yesterday found that almost 200,000 preventable deaths occur each year in the U.S. from heart disease and stroke—about one-fourth of all cardiovascular deaths. In order to understand what this means for the health of our...
The all too common food deserts in urban (and rural) areas contribute to the ever increasing obesity rate. Junk food is cheap but it comes at a price, affecting community health ...
Public health officials Wednesday called a new survey that found 70% of stores in Los Angeles County market tobacco, alcohol and junk food to consumers troubling, especially given that many neighborhoods lack alternatives to make healthier choices.
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