After years of public health campaigns showing how bad cigarettes are for your health, the tobacco industry finally began to faced extinction but they’ve now found another way back into your lives, health, and wallets – e-cigarettes. But are they really any better?
Learn about what residents in Cambridge, MA are concerned about related to climate change and how they’re trying to make an impact.
JSI intern Rachael Meyer describes her experiences engaging in the Reducing Older Adult Asthma Disparities study, made poignant due to her own family’s experience supporting her grandfather.
At Business Innovation Factory (BIF), one of their core beliefs is that a good story can change the world. By sharing their insights and perspectives, we can connect, inspire, and transform to enable purposeful networks. JSI Senior Consultant and BIF guest contributor Ann Keehn shares her thoughts and emergent takeaway from BIF2018.
It may not be on the top of your to-do list, but it’s important to remember – being prepared means having the proper supplies you may need in the event of an emergency whether you must evacuate or shelter in place.
Community health workers (CHWs) are frontline public health workers who have a close understanding of the communities they serve.
An opportunity to close the gap and reach for better gender equity in pregnancy prevention?
Ann Marie Rakovic, Tobacco Use expert, explores on the 2018 World No Tobacco Day, the advances in reducing tobacco use in the U.S. as well as how tobacco companies have evolved to stay in business and keep people chemically dependent on nicotine.
HIV.gov provides the HIV Testing Sites & Care Services Locator as a tool to help you serve your audience at all hours. With its location-based information, your site visitors can search at any time for federally funded testing services, housing providers, health centers, and other service providers.
This year’s National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day theme is “Staying the Course, the Fight is not Over.” The best way to stay the course is to get educated, then spread the word. Make a commitment to get educated about PrEP. Knowledge gained about PrEP can be used to not only empower yourself but others as well.