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Health promotion and disease prevention in United Way

Tierney, John T.

Health promotion and disease prevention in United Way

by Tierney, John T.

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Published by United Way of America, Planning, Allocations, and Public Policy Division in Alexandria, Va. (801 North Fairfax St., Alexandria 22314) .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Health promotion -- United States.,
    • Medicine, Preventive -- United States.,
    • United Way of America.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJohn Tierney.
      SeriesFYI from the Planning, Allocations, and Public Policy Division ;, v. 3, no. 3
      ContributionsUnited Way of America. Planning, Allocations, and Public Policy Division.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsRA427.8 .T54 1981
      The Physical Object
      Pagination51 p. ;
      Number of Pages51
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3056863M
      LC Control Number82151880

      Get this from a library! Setting nationwide objectives in disease prevention and health promotion: the United States experience. [J Michael McGinnis; United States. Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion.]   The following guidelines have been published by PHAC to support Canada's disease prevention and control efforts. Many of them contain recommendations on specific public health topics issued either by the National Advisory Committee on Immunization (NACI), the Committee to Advise on Tropical Medicine and Travel (CATMAT) or the Advisory Committee on Epidemiology (now defunct)

      Abstract. This entry provides a broad overview of the history of health promotion. The term health promotion has been defined in a variety of different ways (cf., Bloom, ; Kemm & Close, ; Nutbeam, ).We use the definition given by Green and Krueter (): “Any planned combination of educational, political, regulatory, community and organizational supports for actions and   COVID update for authors, reviewers, editors and readers. The Health Promotion and Chronic Disease Prevention Journal continues to operate normally at this time to provide timely open access publication of research content. However, in light of the current situation caused by the COVID pandemic and our ties to public health, we appreciate that challenges may arise in your work, your

      Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion: Prevention '80 / ([Washington, D.C.]: U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion: U.S. G.P.O., ), also by United States. Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health ?key=United States. Office of.   1. prevention of disease, injury and illness; 2. health education, anticipatory guidance and parenting skill development; 3. support that builds confidence and is reassuring for mothers, fathers and carers; and 4. community capacity building. Prevention of disease, injury and illness Prevention of disease is a core component of child and family


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