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I Still Got It - Promotion for Men's Health Awareness with Saints Players

I Still Got It - Promotion for Men's Health Awareness with Saints Players | Public Health and Health Promotion | Scoop.it
Link to Site to Sign Up IF YOU STILL GOT IT! SIGN UP NOW! - GREAT FATHER'S DAY GIFT! It’s a Sunday afternoon, you are watching your favorite NFL football team and someone drops the ball, misses a t...
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Health Promotion International

Health Promotion International | Public Health and Health Promotion | Scoop.it
Health promotion international, papers aquí http://t.co/Rh7uCUTxrC
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With obesity epidemic, what’s the best way to get people to eat healthfully?

With obesity epidemic, what’s the best way to get people to eat healthfully? | Public Health and Health Promotion | Scoop.it
Some health insurers and employers are offering positive incentives. But might taxes work? (What’s the best way to get people to eat healthfully?
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Smoking ban's impact five years on

Smoking ban's impact five years on | Public Health and Health Promotion | Scoop.it
It's five years since smoking was banned in pubs, restaurants and the workplace across the UK. What has been the impact of this piece of legislation on our health?
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Using our strengths: The new health promotion | NHS Alliance

Using our strengths: The new health promotion | NHS Alliance | Public Health and Health Promotion | Scoop.it
Using our strengths: The new health promotion ... As primary care professionals some of us understand and practice this, but we must now all take every opportunity to use a strengths-based approach. I know from bitter ...
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A qualitative study of hospital patients' understanding of health promotion - Shoqirat - 2013 - Journal of Clinical Nursing - Wiley Online Library

A qualitative study of hospital patients' understanding of health promotion - Shoqirat - 2013 - Journal of Clinical Nursing - Wiley Online Library | Public Health and Health Promotion | Scoop.it
RT @Wiley_Nursing: New in @jclinnursing A qualitative study of hospital patients' understanding of health promotion http://t.co/OJ3ZBN9SOz
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Smoking 'poses bigger risk to women'

Smoking 'poses bigger risk to women' | Public Health and Health Promotion | Scoop.it
Women may be more vulnerable to smoking-related diseases than men, studies suggest.
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Theorising mHealth and the quantified self

Theorising mHealth and the quantified self | Public Health and Health Promotion | Scoop.it
Mobile and wearable digital devices and related Web 2.0 apps and social media tools offer new ways of monitoring, measuring and representing the human body. They are capable of producing detailed biometric data that may be collected by individuals and then shared with others. Health promoters, like many medical and public health professionals, have been eager to seize the opportunities they perceive for using what have been dubbed ‘mHealth’ (‘mobile health’) technologies to promote the public’s health. These technologies are also increasingly used by lay people outside the professional sphere of health promotion as part of voluntary self-tracking strategies (referred to by some as ‘the quantified self’).
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Health Promotion Best Practices

Experts in the field were brought together by the California Office of Binational Border Health to share their knowledge and help your agency achieve success...
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Food security: will a mix of policy, investment and biotech feed the world?

Food security: will a mix of policy, investment and biotech feed the world? | Public Health and Health Promotion | Scoop.it

Agricultural policy and research investment may not be sexy, but they could be key to feeding the growing population (Food Security: Will a Mix of Agricultural Policy, Investment and Biotech Feed the World?

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Immigration Reform Shouldn't Include Taxpayer-Funded Health Care - Fox News Latino

Immigration Reform Shouldn't Include Taxpayer-Funded Health Care - Fox News Latino | Public Health and Health Promotion | Scoop.it
Immigration Reform Shouldn't Include Taxpayer-Funded Health Care
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Urgent care and community clinics have been a primary health care option for undocumented immigrants and many uninsured U.S.
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Multi-sectoral health promotion and public health: the role of evidence

Multi-sectoral health promotion and public health: the role of evidence | Public Health and Health Promotion | Scoop.it
#HealthFactsFeed | Multi-sectoral health promotion and public health: the role of evidence: Rebecca.. Reference:... http://t.co/oanH3od4It
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Primary health care – public health agenda | The Nuffield Trust

Primary health care – public health agenda | The Nuffield Trust | Public Health and Health Promotion | Scoop.it
Dr Nav Chana, National Association of Primary Care, on the challenges of general practice and the public health agenda. Read more on the Nuffield Trust blog. (How does #PHE move from reactive to proactive?
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Dynamic Health Promotion

Dynamic Health Promotion | Public Health and Health Promotion | Scoop.it
" Fitness Camp" : a physical and mental training program designed to focus on improving physical, mental and overall health.
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Promoting health at work – what works? | The Lifestyle Elf

Promoting health at work – what works? | The Lifestyle Elf | Public Health and Health Promotion | Scoop.it
Meta-analysis finds that workplace health promotion programmes do have positive effects on health outcomes.
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Is drug addiction a disease? - Washington Times

Is drug addiction a disease? - Washington Times | Public Health and Health Promotion | Scoop.it
Washington Times Is drug addiction a disease? Washington Times Some will agree that mental causation is primary when it comes to our feelings and our health, while others, understandably, will disagree.
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Without serious political input girls' lives will not improve

Without serious political input girls' lives will not improve | Public Health and Health Promotion | Scoop.it
Adolescence is an important time in life but for millions of girls in the poor countries, the onset of puberty begins a time of acute vulnerability, writes Annie Kelly
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Millions face health care crisis in Darfur - World Health Organization (press release)

Millions face health care crisis in Darfur - World Health Organization (press release) | Public Health and Health Promotion | Scoop.it
World Health Organization (press release) Millions face health care crisis in Darfur World Health Organization (press release) “Our biggest challenge is the gap in access to primary health-care services for the population and this has been...
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Effective Health Promotion Strategies

Experts in the field of social marketing were brought together by the California Office of Binational Border Health to share their knowledge and help your ag...
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What is global climate change? - by zteve t evans - Helium

What is global climate change? - by zteve t evans - Helium | Public Health and Health Promotion | Scoop.it

We hear a lot about climate change but what exactly is it? When we think of climate we think of the weather but the two not quite the same.&..., zteve t evans (What is global climate change?

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Connecting The Climate Change Dots

Climate change means drastic and long-term effects like rising sea levels and the increased likelihood of extreme weather events. But across the world, we are already witnessing the consequences of a warming world.

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CDC proposes smartphone surveys for quicker reads on public health | mobihealthnews

CDC proposes smartphone surveys for quicker reads on public health | mobihealthnews | Public Health and Health Promotion | Scoop.it

The National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion (NCCDPHP) at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has proposed a project that would use smartphones to collect information on health behaviors, especially with an eye on smoking habits and cessation.


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