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How Your Zip Code Can Affect Your Weight

April 8th, 2014

By Omolade Alawode, Health Communications Associate 2

Part two in our Healthography series (read part one here) examines the built environment's impact on the health of it's community, specifically in terms of eating habits and obesity.  Read on!

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Make a Small Change for Your Health

March 28th, 2014

By Courtney Carlson, Senior Bilingual Health Resource Specialist

This year National Nutrition Month focuses on the impact small diet changes can have on your health.  Courtney Carlson, Bilingual Health Resource Specialist at IQ Solutions, discusses how to "Enjoy the Taste of Eating Right."

Business, Ethics, and Compassion

Business, Ethics, and Compassion

March 10th, 2014

By James Turner, Senior Exhibits Outreach Manager

In February 2014, James Turner, Senior Exhibits Outreach Manager at IQ Solutions, had the honor of being invited to Santa Clara University as His Holiness the Dalai Lama gave remarks concerning business, ethics, and compassion.  Read on to find out what he learned from this once in a lifetime opportunity.

Healthography: Location, Location, Location... and Health

Healthography: Location, Location, Location... and Health

February 19th, 2014

By Sarah Byrnes, Health Communications Manager

What is Healthography? This new term, a combination of "health" and "geography", is catching buzz in the public health world.  Sarah Byrnes, Health Communications Manager at IQ Solutions, takes a look at the facts and research behind this new buzzword. 

To Save Antibiotics, We Must Stop Using Antibiotics

To Save Antibiotics, We Must Stop Using Antibiotics

February 10th, 2014

By Everly Macario, ScD, MS, EdM, Senior Evaluation Research Director

The public health community has been sounding the alarm on bacteria's crescendoing resistance to antibiotics for almost three-quarters of a century.  Everly Macario, Senior Evaluation Research Director at IQ Solutions, shares her heartbreaking personal story as a "wake-up call" for those who have yet to heed this warning.