'Wandering eye' may raise risk of falls for older adults - FOXNews.com 'Wandering eye' may raise risk of falls for older adults - Reuters 10/31/2014 - 7:55 am | View Link
Study Affirms Impact of USAID Prevention Approach to Crime and ... - US Aid ... shows the U.S. Agency for International Development’s (USAID) community-based crime and violence prevention programs in Central America help... 10/30/2014 - 11:01 am | View Link
Obesity Prevention Programs Can Help Improve Blood Lipids in Kids - HealthNewsDigest.com (HealthNewsDigest.com) - BUFFALO, N.Y. - A federally-funded systematic review and meta-analysis of 17 childhood obesity prevention programs (with 20 10/29/2014 - 5:22 am | View Link
Torrington schools participate in Red Out Day for drug prevention ... - Register Citizen Jessica Wright is the director of prevention programs at Torrington’s McCall Foundation, a substance abuse treatment facility that sponsors... 10/28/2014 - 9:22 am | View Link
Canadian Research Well Represented at HIV Prevention Conference - Municipal Suppliers ... conference to be held from Oct. 28 to 31 is expected to attract up to 1,500 global leaders in HIV prevention, research, programs and policy. 10/28/2014 - 4:10 am | View Link
Grants support prevention of chronic diseases The DeKalb Board of Health is getting more than $928,000 in Health and Human Services grants to support programs aimed at preventing chronic diseases such as heart disease, stroke and diabetes. U.S. Rep. Hank Johnson said the grants, funded in part by the ... 10/30/2014 - 11:09 pm | View Link
Mandatory suicide prevention programs recommended for Ohio universities Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine has joined a pair of state lawmakers in calling for the enactment of a piece of proposed legislation that would require each public institution of higher education to have a suicide prevention program. “According to the ... 10/30/2014 - 5:21 pm | View Link
Crime Prevention Week November 2-8, 2014 These programs have been successful due to the ongoing support and participation of our various community stakeholders. The theme for Crime Prevention Week 2014 is ‘Partners in Community Safety and Well-Being’ which reflects police working closely ... 10/30/2014 - 5:14 pm | View Link
UCF Professor to Lead Expansion of Suicide-Prevention Programs UCF assistant professor of social work Kim Gryglewicz is the program director for a $3.68 million expansion of suicide-prevention services for children, teenagers and young adults in Florida. The new Florida Linking Individuals Needing Care project is made ... 10/30/2014 - 11:27 am | View Link
OSU-Cascades launching suicide prevention program Oregon State University – Cascades said Thursday it will use a new $305,000 suicide prevention grant to develop programs at the branch campus to support student mental health and to identify and respond to students who are at risk for suicide. 10/30/2014 - 10:55 am | View Link
NREPP: National Registry of Evidence-based Programs and ... Searchable database of interventions for mental and substance use disorders. From the U.S. Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA). 10/31/2014 - 12:49 am | View Website
American Foundation for Suicide Prevention The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP) is a leading not-for-profit organization exclusively dedicated to preventing suicide. 10/30/2014 - 10:47 pm | View Website
Prevention: Healthy Living Tips, Fitness, Recipes, Diet ... Live a healthy life with trustworthy tips and advice on health, nutrition, fitness, anti-aging beauty, weight loss, and recipes from the experts at Prevention. 10/30/2014 - 10:18 pm | View Website
Outreach materials and educational programs Free fire safety and prevention outreach materials and educational programs for fire departments to help increase community awareness about home fires. 10/30/2014 - 3:45 pm | View Website
Home — National Crime Prevention Council This web site is funded in whole or in part through a grant from the Bureau of Justice Assistance, Office of Justice Programs. U.S. Department of Justice. 10/30/2014 - 2:37 am | View Website
When President Barack Obama campaigns in Detroit on Saturday night, he will be urging the defeat of a Republican governor with whom he has more common ground than most and who, unlike other GOP leaders, doesn't condemn the unpopular president or his policies.
Snyder is among nine GOP governors to expand Medicaid for low-income people — a key component of Obama's health care law — despite adamant opposition from conservative lawmakers.
The more moderate governor also has embraced immigration reform and earlier this year asked the U.
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Kaci Hickox, the nurse who made the bullying Gov. Chris Christie back down when he imposed an involuntary quarantine on her, has now forced Gov. Paul LePage to back down on his insane quarantine demands. Originally, LePage insisted on a strict in-home quarantine for the nurse, saying he would use "the full extent of his authority allowable by law" to keep her in her home.
On Thursday night, just moments after Stephen Colbert announced the date of his final show, the comedian again proved why he is so important to our political atmosphere. Colbert discussed the overwhelming apathy surrounding the midterm elections -- even newscasters seem tired of reporting on a democratic event that has huge political ramifications.
A local Republican committee member in Pennsylvania added a Facebook post depicting gay sex between two stick figures. The post targeted state Rep. Mike Fleck, an openly gay legislator facing re-election next week. Tom Ritchey of the Huntingdon County Republican Committee posted the image Wednesday. According to the Centre Daily Times, the image depicted two male stick figures having sex and was styled using symbols from President Barack Obama’s 2012 campaign."“Reminds me of our District 81 campaign and our Democrat running like a mad man,” Ritchey wrote in the post, which he deleted within hours.