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More than half of the biggest U.S. cities flunk review of health and well-being policies

More than half of the biggest cities in the U.S. don’t have adequate policies to improve their residents’ health and well-being, according to a recent report by the CityHealth Initiative.

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Sugary Drink Taxes Roundup
February 23, 2017

Sugary Drink Taxes Roundup

Another study shows Mexico’s tax is helping to reduce consumption and big news from Seattle’s mayor, West Virginia, Philadelphia and Santa Fe—learn more here.

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Health Equity: The Uneasy Truth
February 23, 2017

Health Equity: The Uneasy Truth

Sing a song full of the faith that the dark past has taught us,

Sing a song full of the hope that the present has brought us,

Facing the rising sun of our new day begun,

Let us march on till victory is won

-James Weldon Johnson

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HER Infant Feeding Guidelines
February 16, 2017

HER Infant Feeding Guidelines

HER has released a new report giving guidelines for feeding children under two—learn more here.

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Will You Join the #HeartOfMyState?
February 16, 2017

Will You Join the #HeartOfMyState?

The American Heart Association has released a report that makes prevalence and cost projections for CVD from now through 2035—learn more here. 

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