Learn how community health advisors were trained to educate racial and ethnic women about the importance of mammography. From the CDC, published in March of 2013.
Watch how a local hospital promoted breast and cervical cancer screening to Pacific Islander and Southeast Asian women. From the CDC, published in March of 2013.
Hear how community partnerships help the West Indian population of Schenectady County prevent and control type 2 diabetes. From the CDC, published in March of 2013.
Learn how a healthy heart message was delivered to the Choctaw Nation through a local cooking show. From the CDC, published in March of 2013.
Learn how physical activity in the workplace is helping eliminate cardiovascular disease and diabetes disparities in racial and ethnic communities. From the CDC, published in March of 2013.
Learn how the Bronx Health REACH Coalition and its community partners successfully promoted low-fat, skim milk only policy in New York public schools. From the CDC, publish in March of 2013.
Hear how a community diabetes education class in South Carolina is changing lives and perceptions about diabetes. From the CDC, published in March of 2013.
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.
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.
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.