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Salud America! Launches Website to Combat Latino Youth Obesity

A new website developed at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio seeks to fight against Latino childhood obesity that leads to poor health and diabetes. Salud America!, a national program of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, created the website.

What Works for Health Toolkit

What Works for Health is a new online tool you can use to find tested, effective policies and programs to improve health in your community.

Free Online Assessment Classes

The Built Environment Assessment Training Institute has launched a free online course to learn how to assess the built environment for physical activity

Twitter App Takes on Public Health

Twitter, the much beloved social networking site, is set to take on disease outbreaks, after HHS officials announced the release of a new Web-based application tool available to public health officials.

Fruit and Vegetable Costumes/Table Top Exhibit Board

Fruit and vegetable costumes are available for loan to SC residents from the Bureau of Community Health and Chronic Disease Prevention. These costumes can be used for a variety of nutrition education activities and events such as supermarket tours, National Nutrition Month activities, cooking demonstrations, Walk to School events, and classroom nutrition education presentations.