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New Report: Food-Related Ads Targeting Black and Hispanic Youth Almost Exclusively Promote Unhealthy Food and Drinks

Restaurant, food, and beverage companies target Hispanic and black children and teens with ads almost exclusively for fast food, candy, sugary drinks, and unhealthy snacks, according to a new report from the Rudd Center for Food Policy & Obesity at the University of Connecticut, the Council on Black Health at Drexel University, and Salud America! at UT Health San Antonio.

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The American Heart Association Is Looking for a New State Government Relations Director - Ohio

Do you live in Ohio, are in commute distance of the State Capital, and are looking for a job? The American Heart Association is hiring for a Ohio State Government Relations Director.

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The Alliance for a Healthier Generation is Hiring Seven Program Managers to Implement the (Resilience in School Environment) RISE Initiative in Select States and Regions

The RISE Initiative will activate schools to increase student and staff resilience through implementation of policy, system, and environmental improvements that reshape school disciplinary practices.

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Alliance for a Healthier Generation Welcomes New Chief Executive Officer, Kathy Higgins!
January 17, 2019

Kathy joins Alliance for a Healthier Generation after more than 30 years at Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina, where she led an array of initiatives including public health engagement, community relations, and corporate affairs.

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New Kansas City School Wellness Policy!
January 17, 2019

Exciting news out of Kansas City, Mo.! On Dec.12, the Kansas City Public Schools Board of Education passed a wellness policy to ensure opportunities for all students to practice healthy eating and physical activity throughout the school day!

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A New Year’s Resolution That Will Make a Difference in Your Community

2019 is here! A new year means a fresh start for ourselves, our families and our communities. Here’s one resolution to consider: Make 2019 your Year of Action.

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