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Walking is Going Places

Humans’ most common pastime—forsaken for decades as too slow and too much effort—is now recognized as a health breakthrough, an economic catalyst, and a route to happiness. Read more

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To Gauge The Health of Your Whole Community, Look to Your Teens

These are the years when the social determinants of health really kick into action.
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Navigating the Roadblocks in Mental Health Services

The pathways to mental health services can be difficult to navigate and youth are falling through the cracks, but some communities are making inroads to improving access. Read more

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What Does the Vulnerable Population Footprint Mean?

When organizations focus their work on improving these two disparities, health outcomes can improve for everyone. Read more

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Banking on Health: Improving the Inventory at Food Banks

To combat obesity and hunger simultaneously, food banks nationwide have started implementing nutrition standards for food and beverages. Read more

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