Daily Archives: February 18, 2011

New NIH Cookbook Encourages Families to Eat Healthfully

http://www.nih.gov/news/health/feb2011/nhlbi-14.htm The National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, NIH, has created a free online cookbook with recipes that reflect the principles of the 2010 Dietary Guidelines for Americans, and provide guidance for preparing meals that are low in saturated fat, … Continue reading

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Latest Report on the Nation’s Health Released

http://www.cdc.gov/media/releases/2011/a0216_nationalhealthreport.html?s_cid=2011_a0216_nationalhealthreport Health, United States, 2010, the 34th annual report prepared by CDC’s National Center for Health Statistics is now available and includes a compilation of health data from state and federal health agencies as well as an in-depth feature section … Continue reading

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Healthy People Funding Resources

http://www.healthypeople.gov/2020/implementing/funding.aspx Awards are available for states, territories, and tribes to integrate Healthy People 2020 into their health improvement planning activities with an emphasis on multi-sector collaboration. Proposal due by April 1, 2011. Related Articles “Healthy People 2020 Unveiled” and related … Continue reading

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Health Literacy Award and Conference

http://bit.ly/dGSQlf Nominations for the 2011 IHA (Institute for Health Care¬† Advancement)¬† Health Literacy Awards are now being accepted. Awards are given in three categories: Innovative Programs *Published Materials (including websites) Research. Awards will be presented at the IHA Health Literacy … Continue reading

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Health Careers Website

As see on the BHIC Blog –   http://www.healthcareercenter.org/ Figuring out which healthcare career or health occupation to pursue, or simply finding a good job, can be a difficult and time consuming endeavor. Healthcareercenter.org was created to help aspiring healthcare … Continue reading

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Finding Health Statistics

The following was posted on the BHIC Blog. Health Indicators Warehouse http://healthindicators.gov/ Health Indicators Warehouse (HIW) is a new resource serving as the data hub for the HHS Community Health Data Initiative. It contains standardized health outcome and health determinant … Continue reading

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