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This section collects the PRC Program's short feature articles. In addition to providing helpful tips, these stories summarize the PRCs' current studies.

 

Simple Steps To Reduce Fall Risks
Simple Steps To Reduce Fall Risks [PDF - 747.80KB]
(8/24/2012)
Read fall-prevention tips from PRCs developing strategies to reduce fall incidence.

 

 

 



 

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Giving Kids A Taste For Fruits And Vegetables [PDF - 1.24MB]
(8/15/2012)
Read about strategies PRC researchers are finding effective in getting children to eat fruits and vegetables

 

 

 



 

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Take Steps Toward A Walking-Friendly Community [PDF - 959KB]
(4/25/2012)
Walking is good for your health and your community. Read about PRCs' research on how to incorporate physical activity into your daily routine.

 




 

 

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Crossing America's Food Deserts To Fight Obesity [PDF - 90KB]
(4/22/2010)
Read about PRCs’ focus on community involvement to improve access to nutritious food.

 

 

 

 

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Physical Activity Benefits Brain Function [PDF - 160KB]
(4/22/2010)
Exercise benefits both body and brain. Read about PRCs’ research on what may contribute to brain health.

 

 

 

 

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Focusing on the Social Benefits of Photography [PDF - 84KB]
(9/28/2009)
Researchers at several PRCs started neighborhood “Photovoice” projects. As a result, some young photographers helped the adults in their communities understand the big picture of influences on health.

 

 

 

 

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Good Breakfasts: Rise to the Challenge [PDF - 110KB]
(6/24/2009)
Get energy and good nutrition needed each day with just a bit of planning. Read tips from the experts at a few PRCs.

 

 

 

 

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How Employers Can Promote Health and Reduce Costs [PDF - 43KB]
(2/17/2009)
When workers are healthy, businesses benefit too. See what researchers at several PRCs are testing in the workplace.

 

 

 

 

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