Quantcast

Latest Health promotion Stories

2014-03-24 12:29:24

Working while sick costs employers billions in lost productivity EAST GREENWICH, R.I., March 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Although flu season is winding down, too many workers are still coming to work sick. And it's a major problem. Billions of dollars in productivity are lost every year in the United States because of the subpar performance of workers with passing ailments like the cold and flu or with chronic conditions like obesity, heart disease, hypertension, stress, and back pain. Then...

2014-03-21 23:04:19

The Colorado Health Foundation awarded national nonprofit Earth Force $300,000 over the next three years to support healthy eating and active living in the counties of Garfield, Lake, and Huerfano, Colorado. Denver, CO (PRWEB) March 21, 2014 The Colorado Health Foundation graciously awarded national nonprofit Earth Force $300,000 over the next three years to support healthy eating and active living in the counties of Garfield, Lake, and Huerfano, Colorado. The Engaging Youth in Healthy...

2014-03-19 23:31:28

Award winning and recognized industry leader BSDI is the Exclusive Mobile App Sponsor for the Art & Science of Health Promotion Conference (March 24-28, Colorado). (PRWEB) March 19, 2014 BSDI, an innovative company known for the technology behind affordable corporate wellness programs, announced today that they will be the Mobile App Exclusive Presenting Sponsor of the Art and Science of Health Promotion (AJHP) Conference on March 24 – 28 in Colorado Springs, Colorado. 2014 marks...

2014-03-18 08:31:45

Employees contribute expertise and passion for serving others on Global Volunteer Day PHILADELPHIA, March 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Focused on improving the health and wellness of children around the world, thousands of Aramark (NYSE: ARMK) employees will rally together on March 19 for the first-annual Global Volunteer Day, an extension of the company's ongoing commitment to empower people to live healthier lives. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20131212/PH32713LOGO "We are...

2014-03-17 23:23:51

Arche Wellness Foundation, a licensed behavioral health program in Pittsburgh PA, has received $500,000 in funding from the Thomas J and Sandra L Usher Foundation to treat addiction, mental health issues and women’s health issues. Pittsburgh, PA (PRWEB) March 17, 2014 Today Arche Wellness Foundation announced it has received $500,000 in funding from the Thomas J and Sandra L Usher Foundation to provide addiction treatment, mental and behavioral health services and customized programming...

2014-03-17 23:01:51

The Georgia State University School of Public Health, in collaboration with Emory University, will host the Vitality Institute’s Atlanta Forum “Building Healthier Societies: Pioneering Perspectives” on Wednesday, March 19. Atlanta, Georgia (PRWEB) March 17, 2014 The Georgia State University School of Public Health, in collaboration with Emory University, will host the Vitality Institute’s Atlanta Forum “Building Healthier Societies: Pioneering Perspectives” on Wednesday, March...

2014-03-13 23:01:50

National Latina Institute for Reproductive Health applauds new bill that would ensure women and families can access health care their tax dollars support WASHINGTON, D.C. (PRWEB) March 13, 2014 Women’s health advocates, health care providers, and immigrant health and rights leaders applaud Congresswoman Michelle Lujan Grisham (NM-01) for introduction of the “Health Equity and Access under the Law (HEAL) for Immigrant Women and Families Act of 2014.” The groundbreaking legislation...

2014-03-13 23:01:22

Two innovative organizations selected by Healthy Communities Institute for strategically focusing population health initiatives and building efficient partnerships. Berkeley, California (PRWEB) March 13, 2014 Healthy Communities Institute(HCI), the leading provider of technologies and services for community health analysis, population risk profiling, and evidence-based health improvement programs, announced the winners of their annual Healthy Communities Achievement Awards. Children’s...

2014-03-12 23:03:49

Cautions Attendees on Detrimental Impacts of Health and Nutrition Disparities on Women Bronx, NY (PRWEB) March 12, 2014 Monroe College, a national leader in urban and international education, today announced that Denese Ramadar, professor at the college’s School of Allied Health Professions, spoke on the detrimental impacts of global health and nutrition disparities on women as a panelist during today’s workshop for The National Association of Negro Business and Professional Women’s...

2014-03-12 23:01:32

Senior Obama Administration officials heard from business leaders about shaping health care and how technology and innovation can reduce health care costs, improve health outcomes and increase competition Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) March 12, 2014 Business leaders from across the country gathered at the White House yesterday to brief White House and Department of Health and Human Services officials on ways to encourage innovation and use new technologies to improve America’s health care...


Word of the Day
snash
  • To talk saucily.
  • Insolent, opprobrious language; impertinent abuse.
This word is Scots in origin and probably imitative.