An infographic titled Did You Know? with image of the red Million Hearts® logo. Text says “Nearly half of US adults have hypertension. Hypertension increases the risk for heart disease or stroke, two leading causes of death in the US. Healthcare and public health professionals can use evidence-based strategies to help patients improve their cardiovascular health. Learn more about these strategies: https://go.usa.gov/xS2K7”Recommend0 recommendationsPublished in
Gun violence and traffic crashes may seem like unpredictable events. But they are not random. They are systematic. Data reveal trends and patterns in gun violence and traffic crashes that can help us identify risk factors and protective factors. This is especially important for addressing violent child deaths. So what does the data show? Join …
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Caged Fury By Kenny Varner LEWISTOWN – It was a night of Caged Fury. Seven Mountain Wrestling was back in action Saturday at its home at Mr. Stax. The group brought its A-game as the line up from bottom to top was nothing less spectacular. It was “sit in the edge of your seats non-stop […]
CMS has released new estimates on diabetes prevalence and an accompanying infographic to describe the latest data and known disparities among Medicare enrollees with diabetes. Diabetes is a condition of […]
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By Reena Singh Guest Blogger, Voices for Healthy Kids Voices for Healthy Kids recently completed research to get the Latino community’s take on sugary drinks and sugary drink taxes. The research identified several messaging findings and strategies to help engage the Latino community in efforts to reduce the consumption of sugary drinks. Specifically, the research …
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