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Building a Healthy Community

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We all strive to live a healthier lifestyle. We want to look and feel our best on a daily basis. However, we like to do this with people we know as well. Think about it, when you work out, aren’t you often motivated by working out with a friend?

Having a healthy community is important to our everyday lives as well. We find motivation in others. We want the best not only for ourselves but for those around us. It’s just human nature. There are several ways that we can keep our communities safe and healthy. This has become a top priority not only in people’s personal lives but for businesses as well. After all healthy employees are more productive.

How can communities stay healthy? That’s simple:

  • Workouts – There are numerous workout, running and yoga groups in most communities. These groups know the importance… Continue reading

Tracking Health In Your Community

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First-of-its-kind Environmental Tracking Network designed to protect nation’s health

 


 

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Developed by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the Tracking Network is a dynamic Web site that, for the first time, provides health and environmental data in one easy to find location.

The Tracking Network allows scientists, health professionals, and members of the public to track environmental exposures and some non-infectious health conditions. For example, the Tracking Network lets people know the health risks possible from contaminants such as air pollution and the relationship to asthma, and lead in drinking water and how it is related to premature birth.

For decades, the United States has faced a fundamental gap in knowing how environmental contaminants affect people’s health.  The Tracking Network was created to close this gap by improving the nation’s environmental public health surveillance.

“The Tracking Network is the… Continue reading

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