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It's a beautiful day here in Ann Arbor and the Community Garden at SPH is really soaking up the sun.
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Hi SPH. We are still so appreciating the Findings issue about Detroit so highlighted it in our e-newsletter: http://bitly.com/detroit-urc_summer15
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ASHA stands for Associated Social Health Activists. ASHA workers play a very important role in communities throughout India. They specifically work to help promote the health of women and children ...
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In India the government has implemented Anganwadi program. Here, in every few blocks of a slum there is a place where children can get breakfast. Children ages 7 months to 6 years old receive food ...
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The morning we arrived in Bangkok, Thailand, the military instituted martial law. The day we arrived in Hat Yai, there was a military coup. Sunset view from the 5th floor over HatYai, Thailand Inte...
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It's a little later than way too early on a Sunday. When I step off of the plane in Gulfport, Mississippi, I'm expecting the heat, the humidity, the types of trees and the faint smell of dust and t...
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For your viewing pleasure, a few of the public health messages I've run across this summer: Paris, France: Notice about influenza and other respiratory diseases posted in a restroom "Wash your hand...
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Photo: Catching mosquitoes with butterfly nets is easier than you'd think. Shake out the curtains, set a mosquito flying, and swing the net around a few times. Then check the net to see if your hun...
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I landed in Mississippi and the first item of business...FOOD. This was only natural since I had just finished traveling for 6 hours, but, little did I know, my week in the Gulf coast was going to ...
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UM SPH creates & disseminates knowledge to prevent disease & promote population health.
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The University of Michigan School of Public Health seeks to create and disseminate knowledge with the aim of preventing disease and promoting the health of populations in the United States and worldwide. We are especially concerned with poor, often minority populations, who suffer disproportionately from illness and disability. Among health science schools, we are unique in that we place a strong emphasis on disease prevention and health promotion, rather than on the treatment of existing illness. We aspire to be a crossroads of knowledge, where ideas and people from the biological, physical, social, and managerial sciences meet. The school employs integrated approaches to solving public health problems, and teaches and promotes the ethical practice of public health. http://www.sph.umich.edu/about/