Tag Archives: PRC

Healthography: How where you live affects your health and well-being

This issue of Global Health coincides with the 142nd Annual Meeting and Expo of the American Public Health Association. This year – the year that APHA triumphantly returns to New Orleans – the theme is Healthography. Following, we take a … Continue reading

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Healthography: The Geography of Food and Activity

Where we live shapes daily life, habits, and health – ask anyone in New Orleans who’s tried to walk on broken sidewalks or buy fresh produce in a neighborhood that lacks a full-service grocery store. When Hurricane Katrina hit the Gulf … Continue reading

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Grants Extend PRC’s Reach

By Keith Brannon The Prevention Research Center (PRC) at Tulane University secured two recent grants that will support research, communications, and advocacy to improve access to healthy foods and provide opportunities for physical activity in New Orleans. In December, the … Continue reading

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