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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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My Mental Health Day

Do You Need a “Mental Health Day”?

May 25th, 2011

By Stephanie Adams, Vice President, Research and Marketing Analytics

With “My Mental Health Day” coming up on Saturday, May 28, I invite you to join me in taking a mental health day.

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Aging & Health: A Great Adventure

May 13th, 2011

By Meredith Pond, Writer

“Aging is not for the faint hearted,” my grandmother told me as she took cautious steps from the car to the back door of our house. I was 6 then, and she had just turned 60. Things have changed. People say 60 is the new 40. To support that claim, this year’s National Women’s Health Week spotlights energetic older women who participate in 5K and 10K races, triathalons, and marathons.

From Womb to Tomb . . . to the Caucus Room?

From Womb to Tomb . . . to the Caucus Room?

May 12th, 2011

By Stephanie Adams, Vice President, Research and Marketing Analytics

Not too long ago, “women’s health” was simply a euphemism for family planning and abortion. Over the past 20 years, there has been a revolution in how we define women’s Health.

Women’s Health: 4 Ways Blogs Have a Positive Impact

Women’s Health: 4 Ways Blogs Have a Positive Impact

May 11th, 2011

By Roseline Hooks, Interactive Communications Associate II

Many call them “mommy bloggers” or “feminist bloggers”—we call them online influencers, new media journalists, and online publishers.