October 1, 2013

http://politic365.com — By Shavon Arline-Bradley, Senior Director, NAACP Health Programs Childhood obesity is one of the most pressing social justice issues of our time, and the alarming rates of overeating among our children, particularly those of color, deserve our full attention. These high rates of childhood obesity have placed our …

October 1, 2013

www.marketwatch.org — By GLOBE NEWSWIRE via COMTEX, Baltimore The nation’s most innovative policies for reducing childhood obesity were showcased at the 2013 Leadership for Healthy Communities Childhood Obesity Prevention Summit in Baltimore during Sept. 30 to Oct. 1. These highly successful policies to improve health and the local officials who …

July 16, 2013

Our colleagues with the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) County Health Rankings & Roadmaps program help communities across the country make sustainable and lasting improvements in public health and health policy. Since 2010, the innovative work of the County Health Rankings revealed the achievements and disparities between the healthiest and least …