Walk this Way

This originally appeared in the Workplace Wellness: Walk This Way guidebook from ChangeLab Solutions Physical activity reduces our risk of insomnia, depression, diabetes, heart disease, some cancers, and even early death. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommend that adults participate in at least 150 minutes of moderate to vigorous aerobic exercise a week … Read more

Data Viz: Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA)

According to data from the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program has shielded nearly 790,000 unauthorized immigrants from deportation since its inception in 2012. DACA gives “Dreamers” who arrived in the United States before they were 16 an opportunity to remain in the United States to attend school … Read more

2016 Health of Those Who Have Served Report

This originally appeared in the 2016 America’s Health Rankings® Health of Those Who Have Served Report Our nation is grateful for the dedication of those who have served in the United States Armed Forces and for the sacrifices they have made to keep our country safe. From enlistment through retirement, the health of these individuals is a … Read more

Partner Spotlight: Partnership for a Healthier America’s Place-Based Mapping Tool

Collecting and analyzing data can be a tedious task, one that requires significant amounts of time and research capacity, even in an ever-evolving technical era. As The Partnership for a Healthier America (PHA) continues to expand their private sector partnerships and scale their initiatives, they discovered a need to be able to manage more partner … Read more

Data Viz: Farmers Market Consumption

Are you or your organization working to increase food access in your community? Are you looking to grow your farmers market but having a hard time getting new vendors or showing the potential economic impact? Check out this week’s data viz showing the value of agricultural products sold for direct consumption. This data includes all … Read more