Student Problems Investigates : Student Mental Health (1/3)

Over the last few months that I knew him it seemed like he was fine. Showed no signs of even depression to me in the last few months that I knew him. Nevermind, what ultimately, you know happened. It’s been really difficult for the whole community actually, staff and students. Particularly difficult because, we work…

Healthy Kids Zone | Kaiser Permanente

– Hello, everybody, my name is Raymond Diaz. I am the community liaison for Community Health Councils. I’m presenting my poster on the Healthy Kids Zone project here at the UCLA Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Equity. The Healthy Kids Zone project is a project where we worked with schools within, worked with community residents…

Salt: Are you getting Enough? (More Sodium & Health)

Salt. It doesn’t get much attention lately as the most that is said about it is usually just to eat less of it. But is that always the best advice? A March 1940 paper by Lawson Wilkins in Baltimore describes the case of a child who, starting from 11-months of age, had a very unusual…

Valley health officials issue new warning over vaping after spike in respiratory illnesses

HEALTH EXPERTS ARE SEEING A TROUBLING TREND IN THE SUBSTANCE BEING USED IN THE DEVICES…AND IT’S NOT THE SWEET-SMELLING LIQUIDS WITH BUBBLE-GUM NAMES. ACTION NEWS REPORTER VANESSA VASCONCELOS HAS MORE ON THE SERIOUS SPIKE IN RESPIRATORY REACTIONS FROM VAPING A COMPOUND IN CANNABIS. VANESSA… CORY, MARGOT, PUBLIC HEALTH OFFICIALS ARE ISSUING THE WARNING AFTER A…

Young Leaders Visualize Health Equity

Our health and the health of our family and friends is affected by many things. These things include our jobs, transportation, neighborhoods, housing, and more. Just think: if you don’t have a good job, how can you buy healthy food? If your neighborhood doesn’t have a safe place to play, how can you get enough…

360° of Diversity at AmeriHealth Caritas: Health Equity

Hello, my name is Danielle Brooks and I’m the Director of Health Equity for AmeriHealth Caritas. Health equity means that we’re looking at people, places, communities, and really looking at what they need and how they need it. It’s taking a look at culture and language, and making sure that people have equitable access to…

The Role of Health Equity in Achieving Social Justice

[MUSIC PLAYING] PRESENTER: I think the topics that we’re going to be talking about today is an important one for probably all of us. And I’m delighted to tell you who our other partners are, and then I will introduce our speaker. The library started this program six years ago, and along the way, we…

2018 Northeast Health Equity Consortium Summit

– Where someone lives, where they work, where they play, where they pray, all of those things have impacts on the quality of life and their longevity. (light music) – Health equity is the most basic thing for any human being to be able to thrive and to be the best they can be. –…