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WVVA Bluefield
West Virginia childhood adversity tops US averagepercent of West Virginia children have had at least one adverse experience that
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 3 days ago
percent of West Virginia children have had at least one adverse experience that could impair their long-term welfare. The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation says that's higher than the 46 percent national average, representing 34 million children... Read more
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The Star
Addressing county health challengesanalyzing the county’s Health Rankings and Roadmaps, a county-by-county look at
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
analyzing the county’s Health Rankings and Roadmaps, a county-by-county look at health trends compiled each year by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. “This topic caught my eye, it jumped out at me,” Lacivita said of alcohol-related trends in... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
More than 40 percent of Maryland children experience traumatic eventsHopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health’s Child & Adolescent Health Measureme
Baltimore Sun / Posted 4 days ago
Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health’s Child & Adolescent Health Measurement Initiative done in collaboration with the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. The analysis also found that 15.4 percent of children in Maryland and 20 percent of children... Read more
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WFLX FOX 29
Nearly 25 million U.S. workers now have high-deductible health plansinsurance, and there is every reason to expect this trend to continue," said Ka
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted 5 days ago
insurance, and there is every reason to expect this trend to continue," said Katherine Hempstead, senior advisor at the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. The foundation funded the study. For the study, researchers analyzed national data and found... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
How ‘Sesame Street’ can help children cope with traumatic experiencesfrom Sesame Street in Communities to help educate families faced with traumatic
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 5 days ago
from Sesame Street in Communities to help educate families faced with traumatic situations. The program, funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and other partners, is aimed at children, parents, caregivers and others in the... Read more
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5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville
How ‘Sesame Street’ Can Help Children Cope With Traumatic Experiencesfrom Sesame Street in Communities to help educate families faced with traumatic
5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville / Posted 5 days ago
from Sesame Street in Communities to help educate families faced with traumatic situations. The program, funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and other partners, is aimed at children, parents, caregivers and others in the... Read more
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CBS News
4 questions about Trump’s Obamacare alternativespremiums, but they won't see the same comprehensive coverage we have now," said
CBS News / Posted 5 days ago
premiums, but they won't see the same comprehensive coverage we have now," said Kathleen Hempstead, senior adviser at the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. What's more, the executive order allows associations to form with the express purpose of... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
How ‘Sesame Street’ can help children cope with traumatic experiencesfrom Sesame Street in Communities to help educate families faced with traumatic
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 10 days ago
from Sesame Street in Communities to help educate families faced with traumatic situations. The program, funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and other partners, is aimed at children, parents, caregivers and others in the... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
How ‘Sesame Street’ can help children cope with traumatic experiencesfrom Sesame Street in Communities to help educate families faced with traumatic
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 10 days ago
from Sesame Street in Communities to help educate families faced with traumatic situations. The program, funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and other partners, is aimed at children, parents, caregivers and others in the... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
How 'Sesame Street' can help children cope with traumatic experiencesfrom Sesame Street in Communities to help educate families faced with traumatic
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 10 days ago
from Sesame Street in Communities to help educate families faced with traumatic situations. The program, funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and other partners, is aimed at children, parents, caregivers and others in the... Read more
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News 8000
How 'Sesame Street' can help children cope with traumatic experiencesfrom Sesame Street in Communities to help educate families faced with traumatic
News 8000 / Posted 10 days ago
from Sesame Street in Communities to help educate families faced with traumatic situations. The program, funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and other partners, is aimed at children, parents, caregivers and others in the... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
How 'Sesame Street' can help children cope with traumatic experiencesfrom Sesame Street in Communities to help educate families faced with traumatic
KTXS Abilene / Posted 10 days ago
from Sesame Street in Communities to help educate families faced with traumatic situations. The program, funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and other partners, is aimed at children, parents, caregivers and others in the... Read more
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KECI Missoula
How 'Sesame Street' can help children cope with traumatic experiencesfrom Sesame Street in Communities to help educate families faced with traumatic
KECI Missoula / Posted 10 days ago
from Sesame Street in Communities to help educate families faced with traumatic situations. The program, funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and other partners, is aimed at children, parents, caregivers and others in the... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
How 'Sesame Street' can help children cope with traumatic experiencesfrom Sesame Street in Communities to help educate families faced with traumatic
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 10 days ago
from Sesame Street in Communities to help educate families faced with traumatic situations. The program, funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and other partners, is aimed at children, parents, caregivers and others in the... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
How 'Sesame Street' can help children cope with traumatic experiencesfrom Sesame Street in Communities to help educate families faced with traumatic
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 10 days ago
from Sesame Street in Communities to help educate families faced with traumatic situations. The program, funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and other partners, is aimed at children, parents, caregivers and others in the... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
How 'Sesame Street' can help children cope with traumatic experiencesfrom Sesame Street in Communities to help educate families faced with traumatic
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 10 days ago
from Sesame Street in Communities to help educate families faced with traumatic situations. The program, funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and other partners, is aimed at children, parents, caregivers and others in the... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
How 'Sesame Street' can help children cope with traumatic experiencesfrom Sesame Street in Communities to help educate families faced with traumatic
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 10 days ago
from Sesame Street in Communities to help educate families faced with traumatic situations. The program, funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and other partners, is aimed at children, parents, caregivers and others in the... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
How 'Sesame Street' can help children cope with traumatic experiencesfrom Sesame Street in Communities to help educate families faced with traumatic
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 10 days ago
from Sesame Street in Communities to help educate families faced with traumatic situations. The program, funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and other partners, is aimed at children, parents, caregivers and others in the... Read more
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The Hill
Battle over drug prices shifts back to the statesjust a popular issue and there’s a lot of popular momentum around it,” said Kat
The Hill / Posted 11 days ago
just a popular issue and there’s a lot of popular momentum around it,” said Katherine Hempstead, a senior adviser at the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. States are required to balance their budgets, making the “unpredictability of price... Read more
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Business Wire
eClinicalWorks Announces the Support of Patient Access to Physician Notes Through OpenNotessafety of care. The movement to make ready access to visit notes the standard o
Business Wire / Posted 12 days ago
safety of care. The movement to make ready access to visit notes the standard of care for all patients is supported by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation, the Peterson Center on Healthcare and Cambia Health... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Childhood obesity remains a battlelower than the state’s at 31.2 percent, according the State of Obesity, a proje
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 14 days ago
lower than the state’s at 31.2 percent, according the State of Obesity, a project of the Trust for America’s Health and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, which reported the numbers on its website. Local pediatricians continue to see the problem... Read more
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The Hill
ObamaCare groups: If Trump won’t, we willCatalyst, another group that worked closely with the Obama administration, rece
The Hill / Posted 17 days ago
Catalyst, another group that worked closely with the Obama administration, recently received a grant from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, the nation’s largest public health philanthropy. In turn, Community Catalyst has awarded... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Death tolls higher in rural areasLitchfield, ranked the lowest in the state in this category, according to 2017
Darien News-Review / Posted 18 days ago
Litchfield, ranked the lowest in the state in this category, according to 2017 County Health Rankings data published by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute. Windham County has 1,950... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Death tolls higher in rural areasLitchfield, ranked the lowest in the state in this category, according to 2017
Stamford Advocate / Posted 18 days ago
Litchfield, ranked the lowest in the state in this category, according to 2017 County Health Rankings data published by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute. Windham County has 1,950... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Death tolls higher in rural areasLitchfield, ranked the lowest in the state in this category, according to 2017
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 18 days ago
Litchfield, ranked the lowest in the state in this category, according to 2017 County Health Rankings data published by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute. Windham County has 1,950... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Death tolls higher in rural areasLitchfield, ranked the lowest in the state in this category, according to 2017
Connecticut Post / Posted 18 days ago
Litchfield, ranked the lowest in the state in this category, according to 2017 County Health Rankings data published by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute. Windham County has 1,950... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Death tolls higher in rural areasLitchfield, ranked the lowest in the state in this category, according to 2017
Greenwich Time / Posted 18 days ago
Litchfield, ranked the lowest in the state in this category, according to 2017 County Health Rankings data published by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute. Windham County has 1,950... Read more
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The News-Times
Death tolls higher in rural areasLitchfield, ranked the lowest in the state in this category, according to 2017
The News-Times / Posted 18 days ago
Litchfield, ranked the lowest in the state in this category, according to 2017 County Health Rankings data published by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute. Windham County has 1,950... Read more
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Hartford Courant
In Rural Areas, Access To Health Services Increasingly ChallengingLitchfield, ranked the lowest in the state in this category, according to 2017
Hartford Courant / Posted 18 days ago
Litchfield, ranked the lowest in the state in this category, according to 2017 County Health Rankings data published by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute. Windham County has 1,950... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
‘Be kind. You never know what someone else is going through.’all of the people walking around today who are living with what some people cal
Bangor Daily News / Posted 18 days ago
all of the people walking around today who are living with what some people call “invisible disabilities.” According to the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, approximately 27 million Americans are living with chronic illnesses that limit their daily... Read more
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Daily Mail
Counties with poor health were more likely to vote Trump, study sayscombined county-by-county election data for both elections with information fro
Daily Mail / Posted 20 days ago
combined county-by-county election data for both elections with information from a public health database compiled by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, including data collected by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The public... Read more
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The Morning Call
Can St. Luke's remain healthy as it assumes more hospitals and debt?of amenities, new facilities, private rooms, the best maternity ward,” said Kat
The Morning Call / Posted 22 days ago
of amenities, new facilities, private rooms, the best maternity ward,” said Katherine Hempstead, a senior adviser at the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, a group that funds health research. Added to that pressure is the uncertainty of the... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Health Notes: Florida Blue makes short term policy changes in wake of Hurricane Irma2011-12. The release of this new youth data follows the recent publication of
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 26 days ago
2011-12. The release of this new youth data follows the recent publication of the annual State of Obesity report by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and Trust for America’s Health, which includes adult obesity rates. Those data showed that the... Read more
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New Kerala
Thirty of the Nation's Brightest Middle School STEM Students Named 2017 Broadcom MASTERS Finalists - newkerala news #274868STEM fields, and exemplifies how research, innovation and teamwork come togethe
New Kerala / Posted 27 days ago
STEM fields, and exemplifies how research, innovation and teamwork come together to impact our everyday lives. •$20,000 Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Award for Health Advancement, which recognizes the student whose work and performance shows... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Vicksburg wins national prize for promoting healthier livingMiss. (AP) - A Mississippi city is one of eight winners nationwide of an award
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 29 days ago
Miss. (AP) - A Mississippi city is one of eight winners nationwide of an award for promoting healthier living. The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation is giving its Culture of Health Prize to Vicksburg, honoring local work on decreasing the rate... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Narrow Networks Get Even Tighter When Shopping For Mental Health Specialists - Narrow Networks Get Even Tighter When Shopping For Mental Health Specialists Michelle Andrews If you’ve got a plan offered on the federal health law’s insurance marketp...offered by 281 insurance carriers in the marketplaces in every state plus the D
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 30 days ago
offered by 281 insurance carriers in the marketplaces in every state plus the District of Columbia using data from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. The Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act of 2008 requires that health plans’ mental... Read more
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TribLIVE
Allegheny County Health Department achieves national accreditationpriority and I'm delighted that the hard work by Dr. Hacker, the Board of Healt
TribLIVE / Posted 30 days ago
priority and I'm delighted that the hard work by Dr. Hacker, the Board of Health and her team has been recognized.” The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention support the national accreditation program,... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
Allen County, Kansas Receives RWJF Culture of Health Prize for Efforts to Improve Health and Well-BeingAllen County, Kansas is one of eight winners of the 2017 RWJF Culture of Health
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted a month ago
Allen County, Kansas is one of eight winners of the 2017 RWJF Culture of Health Prize awarded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. The Prize honors communities for their unwavering efforts to ensure all residents have the opportunity to live... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
1 in 3 Texas youth still overweight or obesefrom five years ago, new health-care findings show. A report released this wee
San Antonio Express-News / Posted a month ago
from five years ago, new health-care findings show. A report released this week by the Trust for America's Health and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation looked at all states and found Texas youth ranked 15th worst in the nation with 33.3 percent... Read more
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NJ Biz
New Jersey commits to 65% educational attainment rate by 2025Rochelle Hendricks said at a conference held with more than 120 key individuals
NJ Biz / Posted a month ago
Rochelle Hendricks said at a conference held with more than 120 key individuals in the educational industry at the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation building in Princeton. “If Edison and Einstein were here today they’d say the same thing. That... Read more

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