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July is Juvenile Arthritis Awareness Month

What is Juvenile Arthritis? "Juvenile arthritis (JA) is not a disease in itself. Also known as pediatric rheumatic disease, JA is an umbrella term used to describe the many autoimmune and inflammatory conditions or pediatric rheumatic diseases that can develop in children under the age of 16. Juvenile arthritis affects nearly 300,000 children in the [...]

July is Juvenile Arthritis Awareness Month2018-07-09T09:02:15-04:00

NIDA Drugs and Health Blogs for Teens: Blogs, Videos and other resources

Keep up to date on these timely resources for teens and families that include blog posts, videos and more. The latest NIDA (National Institute of Drug Abuse) blog is “Shatter the Myths About Drugs” to address the indirect way that young people get misinformation about drugs. Join the Drugs & Health NIDA Blogs for Teens. [...]

NIDA Drugs and Health Blogs for Teens: Blogs, Videos and other resources2018-03-22T09:05:01-04:00

March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month

HHS Community Health Observances, News and Updates Colorectal cancer is the third most common cancer in the United States and the second leading cause of death from cancer. Colorectal cancer affects people in all racial and ethnic groups and is most often found in people age 50 and older. The good news? If everyone age [...]

March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month2018-03-16T14:45:44-04:00

Preventing Parking Lot Tragedies Involving Older Drivers

Keeping Us Safe has a great article on preventing parking lot accidents with older drivers. "Parking lot crashes involving older drivers can be caused by any number of contributing factor(s), including but not limited to driver inattention, distractions from either inside or outside of the vehicle, declining muscle mass, medication issues, pedal misapplication and mental [...]

Preventing Parking Lot Tragedies Involving Older Drivers2017-12-08T12:10:04-05:00

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation: New Leaders Use Telehealth—and Teamwork

Check out this recent information sent to us by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation: For too long, the health of our nation has rested solely on the shoulders of those working in the health care system. By recruiting people from an array of disciplines and fields—from food systems to transportation and more—to our leadership development [...]

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation: New Leaders Use Telehealth—and Teamwork2017-10-30T10:00:28-04:00

WeBytes Webinar – Diversity in Clinical Trials, July 20, 2017, 2:00 – 2:30 pm PT

Region IX Women’s Health Webinar Series (all welcome to attend) Diversity in Clinical Trials – Is it a Life or Death Matter on July 20, 2017, 2:00 - 2:30 pm, PT You probably know that there are well-established disparities in incidences of disease between the sexes and among racial or ethnic groups. But did you [...]

WeBytes Webinar – Diversity in Clinical Trials, July 20, 2017, 2:00 – 2:30 pm PT2017-07-10T13:08:13-04:00

Wheat Ridge Ministries – Start Smart Webinar – Volunteer Engagement

Volunteer Engagement: Recruiting, Rewarding, and Retaining Volunteers, July 12, 2017, 12:00 - 1:00 pm CT Whether you’re a seasoned volunteer coordinator or you’re just starting out in volunteer engagement, this workshop will provide useful techniques and practical examples that you can put into action! In this webinar, you’ll learn best practices for: • Volunteer recruitment [...]

Wheat Ridge Ministries – Start Smart Webinar – Volunteer Engagement2017-07-10T08:50:10-04:00

HRSA: Webinar – Injury and Violence Free Living

2017 Webinar Series The National Prevention Strategy: Health Across the Life Span  Presented by Region VIII Federal Partners   Injury and Violence-Free Living Thursday, July 20, 2017 2:00 – 3:30 pm, MT (4:00-5:30 ET) Agenda: 2:00-2:05  Welcome and Adobe Connect Logistics  Speaker:  Cherri Pruitt, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services [...]

HRSA: Webinar – Injury and Violence Free Living2017-06-29T15:59:28-04:00

FEMA: Guide for Developing High Quality Emergency Operations Plans for Houses of Worship

If your faith community is interested in safety and emergency plans, check out this great resource from FEMA... Guide for Developing High Quality Emergency Operations Plans for Houses of Worship Visit our Tools Page for additional resources heplful for health ministry!

FEMA: Guide for Developing High Quality Emergency Operations Plans for Houses of Worship2017-06-15T11:43:28-04:00
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