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New Winnable Battle Materials Added to the PHF Bookstore

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May 9, 2012

 

CDC’s Winnable Battles are public health priorities with large-scale impact on health and with known, effective strategies to address them. Each area is a leading cause of illness, injury, disability, or death, and/or represents enormous societal costs. The goal of Winnable Battles is to make significant...

 

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PHF E-News Reader Poll: Vote Now

Posted in: PHF Newsby Russell Rubin

May 7, 2012

 

​Tell us what matters most to you by voting in our PHF E-News Reader Poll.  We will use your responses and comments to provide more targeted content in upcoming issues of PHF E-News.  You can subscribe to PHF E-News by entering your email address in the "Subscribe to PHF" box in the right margin of...

 

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2012 "I'm Your Community Guide!" Contest Deadline Extended

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May 4, 2012

 

Today the Public Health Foundation (PHF) announced that the deadline to enter the “I’m Your Community Guide!” Contest has been extended to May 31, 2012. This contest provides an opportunity for organizations using evidence-based recommendations from the Guide to Community Preventive Services (Community...

 

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The Community Guide: Now Easier to Use!

Posted in: PHF News

April 6, 2012

 

The Community Guide has recently made changes to its main webpage, making it easier for users to navigate through content.  All the original content remains on the page, however changes were made based on usability testing to improve navigation throughout the website. By visiting The Community Guide,...

 

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PHF E-News: News for Public Health (April 2012)

Posted in: PHF Newsby Russell Rubin

April 4, 2012

 

  

  News from the
Public Health Foundation (PHF)
  Dear Subscriber,   PHF E-News brings you the latest information on how you can use training to strengthen your workforce and improve the health of your community.  
Strengthening Individual Training Plans...

 

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Taking a Stand Against Bullying in Indian Country

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April 4, 2012

 

  Bullying is a form of youth violence that is widespread across the United States. According to CDC’s bullying fact sheet, common factors that are associated with children that engage in these behaviors include impulsivity, harsh parenting by caregivers, and attitudes accepting violence. Children...

 

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CDC Launches Tips from Former Smokers Through its "Did You Know?" Feature

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March 21, 2012

 

 
“Did You Know?”   The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's (CDC) now makes it easier to take preventive measures though its "Did You Know?" webpage, which is a weekly feature from the Office for State, Tribal, Local and Territorial Support to inform your prevention activities. “Did You...

 

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Community Preventive Services Task Force Recommends Against Privatization of Retail Alcohol Sales

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March 21, 2012

 

The Community Preventive Services Task Force (Task Force), an independent, nonfederal, unpaid group of public health and prevention experts, recommends against privatization of retail alcohol sales in places that currently have government control, based on evidence that privatization leads to increased...

 

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PHF E-News Reader Poll: Vote Now

Posted in: PHF Newsby Russell Rubin

March 16, 2012

 

​Tell us what matters most to you by voting in our PHF E-News Reader Poll. Your issue not listed?  Have an idea for a future poll?  Send us your thoughts at e-news@phf.org.   Please tell us why you voted the way you did. Leave a comment by clicking the "Add A Comment" link below.

 

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PHF Launches 2012 "I'm Your Community Guide!" Contest

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March 7, 2012

 

Today, the Public Health Foundation (PHF) is pleased to launch the “I’m Your Community Guide!” Contest  for 2012. In an effort to promote the Guide to Community Preventive Services, also known as the Community Guide, PHF is collecting stories from those who have used or are currently using the Community...

 

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