The Summit—which attracted more than 600 community leaders, health professionals, planners and public officials from 45 states—celebrated the growing public awareness of walking’s many benefits.
Many community hospitals lack the personnel and resources needed to adequately address a community’s health needs. That’s where Valerie Hayes and the Community Hospital Corporation step in to help.
The purpose of this statewide study was to address the nutrition knowledge, attitudes, and perceptions of school foodservice personnel in Nebraska regarding offering/serving healthy school meals. Moreover, this study identified some potential barriers and avenues of action for decreasing likelihood […]
Colorado is home to some of the fittest Americans in the country, but like most of our nation, we are facing a growing problem: ourselves. According to a recent study from the Trust for America’s Health and the Robert Wood […]
The prevalence of childhood obesity among all Philadelphia students dropped more than 4.5 percent between the 2006-07 and the 2009-10 school years, according to a studypublished online today in the journal Preventing Chronic Disease. Childhood obesity continues to be a problem in […]