Health Care

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My Father’s Story: Taking Control of Your Health

Dr. Askew urges urge men, particularly African-American men and other men of color, to know their heart health status.

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Innovative Approaches to Career Advancement for Low-Income Families

Learn more about the evaluation of promising career pathways programs.

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Let’s Move Child Care Celebrates Third Anniversary!

Let’s Move! Child Care is a voluntary initiative to empower early care and education to instill healthy choices from the start.

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Implementing Health Profession Training Programs in Tribal Communities

Two recent publications highlight early implementation and outcomes of the Tribal Health Profession Opportunity Grants program.

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Disposing of Those Old Medications in Your Cabinet Could Save Your Life

April 26 is the National Take-Back Initiative - turn in your unwanted prescription medications for safe and proper disposal.

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We Got Them Covered!

More than seven million Americans enrolled in healthcare by the March 31 deadline. Meet Cassandra and Miatta – two women who are proof that the Affordable Care Act works!

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Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Must Start Early

Quality early care and education programs can positively affect later health outcomes.

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In Sickness and In Health: My #GetCovered Story

Young couple experiences the benefits of health insurance. Sign up by March 31.

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Birth to Five: Watch Me Thrive!

A Developmental and Behavioral Screening Initiative

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Dahn Guirung's Family Just Got Covered

Dahn Guirung wants to make sure his family is healthy and strong so they can invest in their daughter’s future.

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