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Report shows Juneau and Sitka as healthiest communities in Alaska

...Rankings, released earlier this week by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the University of Wisconsin Population...at 13th for overall health outcomes."The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation's vision for a culture of health is one...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2014-03-30/report-shows-juneau-and-sitka-healt
Neighbors
Brave Heart Volunteers: Sitkans helping Sitkans face devastating loss

...under the name Faith in Action. Meetings were held, committees formed, proposals drafted. In 2002, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation awarded the fledgling organization a start-up and development grant; within a year, volunteer visiting...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2013-05-19/brave-heart-volunteers-sitkans-help
Neighbors
Alaska woman wins national award for elder care

...resolve to make sure Native elders receive culturally important care has landed her a national award from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. The Anchorage woman is among 10 recipients of the foundation's 2012 Community Health Leaders Award.Foundation...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2012-10-19/alaska-woman-wins-national-award-elder-
State
My turn: Health care affects us all

The numbers are telling. According to statistics from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the Alliance for Health Care, of 285 million Americans, 48 million (16.8 percent) have no health insurance. Ten million...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/041507/opi_20070415010.shtml
Opinion
Doubting studies of secondhand smoke

...computer-generated junk science study? The $69,855 re-education/ brainwashing grant last week from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation should be a red flag for many. That foundation only has one thing in mind, and that is making money for...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/022007/let_20070220014.shtml
Opinion
Smoking days numbered

...attitudes of smokers through an education campaign, aided by a $69,855 grant it received last week from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. "(The grant) will be used to assist the city in every way we can in implementing the ordinance to make...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/021407/loc_20070214008.shtml
News
Report: Smoking, drinking more common in Alaska

...Daily News. The health study is a project of the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. The study says Alaska's premature death rate is higher than the national benchmark. Nationally, the...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2011-03-30/report-smoking-drinking-more-common-ala
State
Alaskan children to benefit from $1 million grant

...this year, with Gov. Tony Knowles asking for about $4.5 million for next year. The $1 million from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, a Princeton, N.J.,-based health care philanthropy foundation, will improve the likelihood that those...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/011499/Loc_kidcare.html
Local
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...this year, with Gov. Tony Knowles asking for about $4.5 million for next year. The $1 million from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, a Princeton, N.J.,-based health care philanthropy foundation, will improve the likelihood that those...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/011499/Loc_kidcare.shtml
Real health care reform starts in the lunchroom

...single state over the past year, according to a new report from the Trust for America's Health and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. The percentage of overweight and obese children is now at or above 30 percent in 30 states. The United...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/073009/opi_472861854.shtml

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