25 07, 2016

Community Asthma Initiative, Boston Children’s Hospital

2017-03-20T14:18:10+00:00July 25th, 2016|

Through home visits and nurse case management, see how the Community Asthma initiative in Boston is reducing the need for asthma-related emergency department (ED) visits and hospital admissions. From the CDC, published in March, 2013.

25 07, 2016

Healthy Corner Stores (Louisville)

2017-03-20T16:56:19+00:00July 25th, 2016|

Providing fresh fruits and vegetables is a win-win for two corner store owners in Louisville, KY, and their local customers. Learn how sales of healthy items are soaring in neighborhoods where store owners chose to make healthy living easier for their customers, improving community health and increasing store profits at the same time. From the CDC, published in August of 2013.

25 07, 2016

A Grocery Store’s Healthy Options

2017-03-20T16:59:04+00:00July 25th, 2016|

Learn how the owner of a grocery store chain is helping improve his bottom line, and the health of his customers, by dedicating a checkout aisle to healthy treats; placing and promoting healthy food and drinks throughout the store; and encouraging kids to be more active by stocking toys that promote physical activity. From the CDC, published in August of 2013.