Daily Archives: June 30, 2011

Inaugural Ohio Health Literacy Conference on Oct. 11-13, 2011

The following was posted by the AMA Foundation on Health Literacy. Registration is now open for the inaugural Ohio Health Literacy Conference on Oct. 11-13 in Cleveland. The conference aims to increase health literacy awareness, share resources to improve health … Continue reading

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Poor Housing Conditions Linked to Health Issues

The following was posted in the BHIC Blog. According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, poor housing conditions in the United States have been linked to childhood lead poisoning, asthma, and other adverse health effects. June was Home … Continue reading

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Education as a Determinant of Health: Start Early

The following was posted on the BHIC Blog. According the the American Medical Association, a person’s educational level is one of the most important determinants of their health. This June 26th article from The Atlantic promotes the idea that there’s … Continue reading

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