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Newsmax
New Life for Medicaid after GOP's Healthcare Debacleand other harmful lifestyle factors. Katherine Hempstead, who directs health i
Newsmax / Posted 5 days ago
and other harmful lifestyle factors. Katherine Hempstead, who directs health insurance research for the nonpartisan Robert Wood Johnson Foundation says Medicaid has come out a "winner" — for now. "I imagine these challenges to Medicaid will... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Hamilton block party shares healthy living tipssmoking. The county dropped four spots from last year to 48 out of 88 counties
Dayton Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
smoking. The county dropped four spots from last year to 48 out of 88 counties in the state, according to a report by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute. MORE: Butler County not among... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Hamilton block party shares healthy living tipssmoking. The county dropped four spots from last year to 48 out of 88 counties
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 5 days ago
smoking. The county dropped four spots from last year to 48 out of 88 counties in the state, according to a report by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute. MORE: Butler County not among... Read more
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NJ Biz
SNAP enrollees have better health management, report findsqualify, 49 percent of seniors on Medicaid are not enrolled in SNAP,” according
NJ Biz / Posted 6 days ago
qualify, 49 percent of seniors on Medicaid are not enrolled in SNAP,” according to the study, produced by a partnership of Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, Johns Hopkins University, Benefits Data Trust, The Hilltop Institute at the University of... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Side Orders: Add a layer of fun to kids' snackschildhood obesity. Yes, it is getting better — overall rates have declined by 6
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 6 days ago
childhood obesity. Yes, it is getting better — overall rates have declined by 6.3 percent in recent years, according to the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. But Tennessee continues to be ranked among the highest in the country for overweight... Read more
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The Mercury News
The Villages in San Jose celebrates a golden milestoneESPN Sports Humanitarian Team of the Year for the franchise’s community educati
The Mercury News / Posted 7 days ago
ESPN Sports Humanitarian Team of the Year for the franchise’s community education efforts, and the team also received the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Steve Patterson Award for Sports Philanthropy in 2014. HOLD THE AX: City Lights Theater... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Obesity and depression linked, but scientists don’t know whycost increases. Obesity already costs the medical system almost $150 billion p
Inquirier.net / Posted 7 days ago
cost increases. Obesity already costs the medical system almost $150 billion per year in direct costs, and the nonprofit Robert Wood Johnson Foundation estimates that by 2030, obesity will sap the U.S. economy of an additional $390 billion to... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
New life for Medicaid after GOP's health care debacleand other harmful lifestyle factors. Katherine Hempstead, who directs health i
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 7 days ago
and other harmful lifestyle factors. Katherine Hempstead, who directs health insurance research for the nonpartisan Robert Wood Johnson Foundation says Medicaid has come out a "winner" -- for now. "I imagine these challenges to Medicaid... Read more
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TribLIVE
Health care row gives new life to Medicaidand other harmful lifestyle factors. Katherine Hempstead, who directs health i
TribLIVE / Posted 7 days ago
and other harmful lifestyle factors. Katherine Hempstead, who directs health insurance research for the nonpartisan Robert Wood Johnson Foundation says Medicaid has come out a “winner” — for now. “I imagine these challenges to Medicaid will... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
New life for Medicaid after GOP's health care debacleand other harmful lifestyle factors. Katherine Hempstead, who directs health i
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 8 days ago
and other harmful lifestyle factors. Katherine Hempstead, who directs health insurance research for the nonpartisan Robert Wood Johnson Foundation says Medicaid has come out a "winner" — for now. "I imagine these challenges to Medicaid will... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
New life for Medicaid after GOP's health care debacleand other harmful lifestyle factors. Katherine Hempstead, who directs health i
Hawaii News Now / Posted 8 days ago
and other harmful lifestyle factors. Katherine Hempstead, who directs health insurance research for the nonpartisan Robert Wood Johnson Foundation says Medicaid has come out a "winner" - for now. "I imagine these challenges to Medicaid will... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
New life for Medicaid after GOP's health care debacleand other harmful lifestyle factors. Katherine Hempstead, who directs health i
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 8 days ago
and other harmful lifestyle factors. Katherine Hempstead, who directs health insurance research for the nonpartisan Robert Wood Johnson Foundation says Medicaid has come out a "winner" - for now. "I imagine these challenges to Medicaid will... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
New life for Medicaid after GOP's health care debacleand other harmful lifestyle factors. Katherine Hempstead, who directs health i
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted 8 days ago
and other harmful lifestyle factors. Katherine Hempstead, who directs health insurance research for the nonpartisan Robert Wood Johnson Foundation says Medicaid has come out a "winner" — for now. "I imagine these challenges to Medicaid will... Read more
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The Middletown Press
New life for Medicaid after GOP’s health care debacleand other harmful lifestyle factors. Katherine Hempstead, who directs health i
The Middletown Press / Posted 8 days ago
and other harmful lifestyle factors. Katherine Hempstead, who directs health insurance research for the nonpartisan Robert Wood Johnson Foundation says Medicaid has come out a “winner” — for now. “I imagine these challenges to Medicaid will... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
New life for Medicaid after GOP's health care debacleand other harmful lifestyle factors. Katherine Hempstead, who directs health i
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 8 days ago
and other harmful lifestyle factors. Katherine Hempstead, who directs health insurance research for the nonpartisan Robert Wood Johnson Foundation says Medicaid has come out a "winner" - for now. "I imagine these challenges to Medicaid will... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Depression and obesity are related. The problem is a health care system that treats them separatelycost increases. Obesity already costs the medical system almost $150 billion p
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
cost increases. Obesity already costs the medical system almost $150 billion per year in direct costs, and the nonprofit Robert Wood Johnson Foundation estimates that by 2030, obesity will sap the U.S. economy of an additional $390 billion to... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
New life for Medicaid after GOP's health care debacleand other harmful lifestyle factors. Katherine Hempstead, who directs health i
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
and other harmful lifestyle factors. Katherine Hempstead, who directs health insurance research for the nonpartisan Robert Wood Johnson Foundation says Medicaid has come out a "winner" — for now. "I imagine these challenges to Medicaid will... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
A Stronger Medicaid Emerges From GOP Health Overhaul Debatein Charlottesville, Virginia Katherine Hempstead, who directs health insurance
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 8 days ago
in Charlottesville, Virginia Katherine Hempstead, who directs health insurance research for the nonpartisan Robert Wood Johnson Foundation says Medicaid has come out a "winner" in the debate. "Medicaid has shown itself to be very... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
A Stronger Medicaid Emerges From GOP Health Overhaul Debatein Charlottesville, Virginia Katherine Hempstead, who directs health insurance
NBC Bay Area / Posted 8 days ago
in Charlottesville, Virginia Katherine Hempstead, who directs health insurance research for the nonpartisan Robert Wood Johnson Foundation says Medicaid has come out a "winner" in the debate. "Medicaid has shown itself to be very... Read more
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The Washington Times
A stronger Medicaid emerges from GOP health overhaul debateand other harmful lifestyle factors. Katherine Hempstead, who directs health i
The Washington Times / Posted 8 days ago
and other harmful lifestyle factors. Katherine Hempstead, who directs health insurance research for the nonpartisan Robert Wood Johnson Foundation says Medicaid has come out a “winner” in the debate. “Medicaid has shown itself to be very... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
A stronger Medicaid emerges from GOP health overhaul debateand other harmful lifestyle factors. Katherine Hempstead, who directs health i
Hawaii News Now / Posted 8 days ago
and other harmful lifestyle factors. Katherine Hempstead, who directs health insurance research for the nonpartisan Robert Wood Johnson Foundation says Medicaid has come out a "winner" in the debate. "Medicaid has shown itself to be very... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
A stronger Medicaid emerges from GOP health overhaul debateand other harmful lifestyle factors. Katherine Hempstead, who directs health i
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 8 days ago
and other harmful lifestyle factors. Katherine Hempstead, who directs health insurance research for the nonpartisan Robert Wood Johnson Foundation says Medicaid has come out a "winner" in the debate. "Medicaid has shown itself to be very... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
A stronger Medicaid emerges from GOP health overhaul debateand other harmful lifestyle factors. Katherine Hempstead, who directs health i
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 8 days ago
and other harmful lifestyle factors. Katherine Hempstead, who directs health insurance research for the nonpartisan Robert Wood Johnson Foundation says Medicaid has come out a "winner" in the debate. "Medicaid has shown itself to be very... Read more
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Darien News-Review
A stronger Medicaid emerges from GOP health overhaul debateand other harmful lifestyle factors. Katherine Hempstead, who directs health i
Darien News-Review / Posted 8 days ago
and other harmful lifestyle factors. Katherine Hempstead, who directs health insurance research for the nonpartisan Robert Wood Johnson Foundation says Medicaid has come out a "winner" in the debate. "Medicaid has shown itself to be very... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
A stronger Medicaid emerges from GOP health overhaul debateand other harmful lifestyle factors. Katherine Hempstead, who directs health i
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 8 days ago
and other harmful lifestyle factors. Katherine Hempstead, who directs health insurance research for the nonpartisan Robert Wood Johnson Foundation says Medicaid has come out a "winner" in the debate. "Medicaid has shown itself to be very... Read more
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FOX Business
A stronger Medicaid emerges from GOP health overhaul debateand other harmful lifestyle factors. Katherine Hempstead, who directs health i
FOX Business / Posted 8 days ago
and other harmful lifestyle factors. Katherine Hempstead, who directs health insurance research for the nonpartisan Robert Wood Johnson Foundation says Medicaid has come out a "winner" in the debate. "Medicaid has shown itself to be very... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
A stronger Medicaid emerges from GOP health overhaul debateand other harmful lifestyle factors. Katherine Hempstead, who directs health i
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 8 days ago
and other harmful lifestyle factors. Katherine Hempstead, who directs health insurance research for the nonpartisan Robert Wood Johnson Foundation says Medicaid has come out a "winner" in the debate. "Medicaid has shown itself to be very... Read more
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FOX Business
A stronger Medicaid emerges from GOP health overhaul debateand other harmful lifestyle factors. Katherine Hempstead, who directs health i
FOX Business / Posted 8 days ago
and other harmful lifestyle factors. Katherine Hempstead, who directs health insurance research for the nonpartisan Robert Wood Johnson Foundation says Medicaid has come out a "winner" in the debate. "Medicaid has shown itself to be very... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
A stronger Medicaid emerges from GOP health overhaul debateand other harmful lifestyle factors. Katherine Hempstead, who directs health i
Stamford Advocate / Posted 8 days ago
and other harmful lifestyle factors. Katherine Hempstead, who directs health insurance research for the nonpartisan Robert Wood Johnson Foundation says Medicaid has come out a "winner" in the debate. "Medicaid has shown itself to be very... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
A stronger Medicaid emerges from GOP health overhaul debateand other harmful lifestyle factors. Katherine Hempstead, who directs health i
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 8 days ago
and other harmful lifestyle factors. Katherine Hempstead, who directs health insurance research for the nonpartisan Robert Wood Johnson Foundation says Medicaid has come out a "winner" in the debate. "Medicaid has shown itself to be very... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
A stronger Medicaid emerges from GOP health overhaul debateand other harmful lifestyle factors. Katherine Hempstead, who directs health i
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 8 days ago
and other harmful lifestyle factors. Katherine Hempstead, who directs health insurance research for the nonpartisan Robert Wood Johnson Foundation says Medicaid has come out a "winner" in the debate. "Medicaid has shown itself to be very... Read more
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Connecticut Post
A stronger Medicaid emerges from GOP health overhaul debateand other harmful lifestyle factors. Katherine Hempstead, who directs health i
Connecticut Post / Posted 8 days ago
and other harmful lifestyle factors. Katherine Hempstead, who directs health insurance research for the nonpartisan Robert Wood Johnson Foundation says Medicaid has come out a "winner" in the debate. "Medicaid has shown itself to be very... Read more
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The New Canaan News
A stronger Medicaid emerges from GOP health overhaul debateand other harmful lifestyle factors. Katherine Hempstead, who directs health i
The New Canaan News / Posted 8 days ago
and other harmful lifestyle factors. Katherine Hempstead, who directs health insurance research for the nonpartisan Robert Wood Johnson Foundation says Medicaid has come out a "winner" in the debate. "Medicaid has shown itself to be very... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Obesity and depression are entwined, yet scientists don’t know whycost increases. Obesity already costs the medical system almost $150 billion p
SaukValley.com / Posted 8 days ago
cost increases. Obesity already costs the medical system almost $150 billion per year in direct costs, and the nonprofit Robert Wood Johnson Foundation estimates that by 2030, obesity will sap the U.S. economy of an additional $390 billion to... Read more
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The Hill
States enter the breach to protect ObamaCareone plan is so much more expensive than the others, Katherine Hempstead, senior
The Hill / Posted 8 days ago
one plan is so much more expensive than the others, Katherine Hempstead, senior adviser to the executive vice president at Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, said. So-called “silver loading” isn’t a new idea, Hempstead said, but if states decide they... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
From Cardiff To Cuba: A Global Search For The Best “Cultures Of Health”To the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF), the nation’s largest foundation d
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 12 days ago
To the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF), the nation’s largest foundation devoted to health, the Ciclovia is a good example of what it calls a “culture of health.” It’s a community intervention that promotes well-being outside the formal health... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Eat a plant-based diet lose weight, shed medications and get healthy?in 2000, according to a September 2016 report from the State of Obesity: Better
Detroit Free Press / Posted 14 days ago
in 2000, according to a September 2016 report from the State of Obesity: Better Policies for a Healthier America from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. “The health indicators are not good. There’s a lot of obesity and a lot of type 2 diabetes,”... Read more
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Austin Daily Herald
Beef as a complementary first foodVersion Current: May 2016. Available at: http://www.ars.usda.gov/ba/bhnrc/ndl.
Austin Daily Herald / Posted 16 days ago
Version Current: May 2016. Available at: http://www.ars.usda.gov/ba/bhnrc/ndl. Pérez-Escamilla R, et al, on behalf of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Healthy Eating Research Expert Panel on best practices for promoting healthy nutrition,... Read more
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FOX News
Survival of ObamaCare is nothing to celebratebetter health. Consolidation does the opposite and raises prices for patients b
FOX News / Posted 17 days ago
better health. Consolidation does the opposite and raises prices for patients by over 20 percent, according to the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. Consolidation raises prices by 34 percent for specialist care, as reported by Cory Capps and... Read more
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The Alliance Review
Health Department achieves national accreditationis a non-profit, non-governmental organization that is supported by the Centers
The Alliance Review / Posted 19 days ago
is a non-profit, non-governmental organization that is supported by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. PHAB serves as the national public health accrediting body and continuously improves a set of... Read more
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The Hill
To heal patients, doctors must address inequity firstyou have to do is look at a single map. It’s a map of life expectancy in Chica
The Hill / Posted 20 days ago
you have to do is look at a single map. It’s a map of life expectancy in Chicago, published in a study sponsored by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. And it’s startling. In Washington Park, on Chicago’s South Side, for example, people can... Read more
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The Daily Californian
Campus study links noise pollution to social inequalitiespublished in the Environmental Health Perspectives journal on July 25, was supp
The Daily Californian / Posted 21 days ago
published in the Environmental Health Perspectives journal on July 25, was supported by the National Cancer Institute, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the Hewlett and Kellogg Foundations. “We were concerned about noise pollution, in... Read more
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Al.com
Amusement park flap highlights Alabama's obesity crisispercent, making it among the healthier states in the U.S. Alabama was labeled t
Al.com / Posted 22 days ago
percent, making it among the healthier states in the U.S. Alabama was labeled the second worst state for obesity by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation last year. With 35.6 percent of the population labeled obese, Alabama ranks only behind... Read more
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Summit Daily News
Summit County had record-high arrests last year, according to CBI data33 percent, Summit County has one of the highest binge-drinking rates in the st
Summit Daily News / Posted 22 days ago
33 percent, Summit County has one of the highest binge-drinking rates in the state, according to survey data from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. Across the state, rates increased for every class of crime except burglary, which went down... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Shawnee County mothers, children in nutrition program to be first in state to use electronic issuance systemdropped to 65th this year from 51st last year among Kansas counties in the annu
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 26 days ago
dropped to 65th this year from 51st last year among Kansas counties in the annual health outcomes rankings released by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute. Improving the county’s health... Read more
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Pahrump Valley Times
Nye ranks 16th out of 17 Nevada counties in health factors17 Nevada counties in health outcomes and health factors. The annual County He
Pahrump Valley Times / Posted 27 days ago
17 Nevada counties in health outcomes and health factors. The annual County Health Rankings is a joint effort between the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute that provides a snapshot of... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Black neighborhoods, segregated cities found to have high levels of noise pollutionus." The study will be published July 25 in the journal Environmental Health P
News-Medical-Net / Posted 28 days ago
us." The study will be published July 25 in the journal Environmental Health Perspectives. The research was funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the National Cancer Institute. Casey works in the lab of Berkeley professor and study... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Ex-smokers now outnumber smokers, but cessation efforts still...more ex-smokers than smokers, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 1 months ago
more ex-smokers than smokers, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. However, even though the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation reports cessation saved 8 million lives from 1964 to 2013, 17 million people died during that... Read more

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