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Join today! Smoke Free for Me Learning Collaborative

Submitted by NWise on December 12, 2017 - 2:14 pm
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Recent reports show that, in spite of a great deal of work, the infant mortality rate in Ohio increased in the past year. The Ohio AAP has a program to help primary care providers save infant lives and promote long-term health outcomes for Ohio's children, by decreasing in-home smoke exposure for infants age 0-12 months. 

Government Resource Center Strengthens Rapid Growth with New Hires

Submitted by CDang on April 27, 2017 - 1:06 pm
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The Ohio Colleges of Medicine Government Resource Center (GRC), a fast growing center for health policy research, quality improvement, and technical assistance, is pleased to announce several additions to our staff, including Carrie Farquhar and Tina Bickert from the Ohio Department of Health (ODH).

Healthy Practices for Family Mealtime

Submitted by CDang on March 3, 2017 - 9:37 am

A study led by Rachel Tumin, Survey and Population Health Analyst Manager at GRC, found adults who never watch TV during family meals and eat mostly home-cooked food are much less likely than others to be obese.