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JAMHI announces Primary and Behavioral Health Care Integration Grant Award

...known that people with serious mental illness experience a higher incidence of diabetes, hypertension, obesity, high cholesterol and other health problems than do others, and now we have an opportunity to turn the tide," Watts said.According...
Pope Francis: his words and actions

...proximity. I see the church as a field hospital after battle. It is useless to ask a seriously injured person if he has high cholesterol and about the level of his blood sugars! You have to heal his wounds. Then we can talk about everything else...
SEARHC offers Community Transformation Grant sub-awards

...and? High-impact quality clinical and other preventive services to prevent and control high blood pressure and high cholesterol.A few examples of projects that might qualify for funding include:? Instituting standards-based physical education...
Kidney donation brings 2 Anchorage women together

...Teas' kidneys had been failing for 10 years, in part due to a congenital condition that gave her abnormally high cholesterol. Kidneys filter waste products out of the blood. As her disease worsened, Teas, who is 63, grew more and more...
SEARHC lists Community Transformation Grant sub-awards

...and high-impact quality clinical and other preventive services to prevent and control high blood pressure and high cholesterol. Sub-award grants ranging from $5,000 to $24,750 were available. The applications that showed definite...
Anchorage company seeks permits to harvest blueberries

...and founder of the company, said the product is being marketed as an antidote to a variety of ailments, including high cholesterol, high blood pressure and diabetes. McKenzie said she did not know how many acres of land they applied for to berry...
We need to act for the sake of the children

...behaviors lead to an increased risk of obesity as an adult, resulting in cardiovascular disease, high blood pressure, high cholesterol, orthopedic disorders, type two diabetes and psychosocial disorders. Schools can play an important role in reversing...
Frito pie is part of a bigger picture

...processed foods and are less active. Obesity is linked to a host of medical problems, including high blood pressure and high cholesterol. Being even 10 or 20 pounds overweight increases the chance of premature death. Diabetes, related to obesity and...
Heart disease: A threat women can fight

...stomach. A healthy lifestyle including a low fat, balanced diet, daily exercise, and treating risk factors like high cholesterol, high blood pressure, diabetes, obesity, and smoking can significantly reduce your risk for a heart attack...
At SEARHC, wise women learning healthier lifestyle

...Consortium, a Native health care provider. Genetics, smoking, high blood pressure, inactivity, obesity and high cholesterol are risk factors for heart disease, said Linfield. Young men have a higher risk for heart disease than do young...


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