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"Prevention Matters" Podcast #23 - Rochester Businesses Promote Community Health

Posted on February 18, 2010 at 6:57pm 0 Comments

The cover story for a recent edition of Business Week was entitled “10 Ways to Cut Health Care Costs Right Now.” The article focused on making improved health a community effort, and it began by talking about the work being done by the Rochester Business Alliance to address obesity and physical activity… Continue

Lancet Retraction, Immunization Shortfalls Named "Best, Worst Prevention Idea of the Week"

Posted on February 17, 2010 at 8:05am 0 Comments

The Lancet’s retraction of a 1998 article linking autism to MMR vaccine was named the “Best Prevention Idea of the Week,” while the widespread failure of American adults to get needed immunizations was named “Worst Prevention Idea of the Week.”



The “Best/Worst” awards are announced each week in “Prevention Matters,” the blog of Partnership for Prevention. Nominees are submitted by Partnership…

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NYC Milk Switch, Hepatitis B and C Failure Named "Best, Worst Prevention Ideas of the Week"

Posted on February 2, 2010 at 10:59am 0 Comments

A New York City program that cuts billions of calories a year from student diets by switching milk has been named the “Best Prevention Idea of the Week,” while the failure of current approaches to prevent Hepatitis B and C was named “Worst Prevention Idea of the week.”…



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"Snow Job" on Smoke-Free Winter Olympics

Posted on January 25, 2010 at 2:48pm 0 Comments

In recent months, the organizers of the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympic Games have promised the competition would be a smoke-free world event. Now, it seems, at the request of a few VIP smokestacks, the health-promoting policy has been suddenly changed, and 25 smoking areas will be established at the Games. These designated areas will be for high-ranking officials only, not spectators, who must exit the security perimeter… Continue

Salt Intake Study, Fake Chinese Condoms named "Best, Worst Prevention Ideas of the Week"

Posted on January 25, 2010 at 10:26am 0 Comments

A study finding that cutting salt intake is as beneficial as smoking cessation was named “Best Prevention Idea of the Week,” while the proliferation of counterfeit condoms from China was named “Worst Prevention Idea of the Week.”



The Best/Worst awards are announced weekly in “Prevention Matters,” the blog of Partnership for Prevention. Nominees are voted on by the Partnership for Prevention staff, based upon nominees from the… Continue

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At 10:43am on January 25, 2010, Star Tiffany said…
Hi Damon, I retweeted this! Thanks for posting on our social network. You guys are doing a great job of marketing. Hope you are getting more followers on your blog etc.

Bonne journee,
Star
At 12:53pm on October 6, 2009, Star Tiffany said…
Yay - love the picture!
At 9:39am on October 6, 2009, Star Tiffany said…
Hi Damon!
To add a profile photo, click on "Settings" on the menu at right. The first option there walks you through uploading a photo to use as your personal image!

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At 5:40am on June 28, 2009, Carmen Rita Nevarez said…
Thanks for joining, but I dont recognize the photo???

BTW- what did you say you used for podcasting recording and editing?
At 4:11pm on June 26, 2009, Star Tiffany said…
It was great talking to you today! Welcome to the D4H Social Network! We are looking forward to your contributions. :)
 
 
 

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