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What is Kidney Failure?

patients  depression  complications  sleep  employment  malnutrition  anemia  physical activity  heart disease  Kidney Disease  health professionals  kidney failure  Social Support  health care team  jobs  kidney failure treatment  Kidney failure symptoms  working with kidney failure  Americans with Disabilities Act  itchy skin 

Learn about living with kidney failure—symptoms, complications, treatment options, how to cope, and how your health care team and friends can help.

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CDC

A Brief Evaluation of a Project to Engage American Indian Young People as Agents of Change in Health Promotion Through Radio Programming, Arizona, 2009-2013

public health  students  CDC  chronic disease  Preventing Chronic Disease  PCD  Preventing Chronic Disease Journal  National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion  NCCDPHP  Native American  Adolescent  Public Health Practice  Social Support  American Indians 

Preventing Chronic Disease (PCD) is a peer-reviewed electronic journal established by the National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion. PCD provides an open exchange of information and knowledge among researchers, practitioners, policy makers, and others who strive to improve the health of the public through chronic disease prevention.

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CDC

Our Cultures Are Our Source of Health (:60)

tribal  obesity  physical activity  type 2 diabetes  american indian  alaska native  Native American  Social Support  cultural sources of health  tradional foods  stickball 

Wes Studi, Hollywood actor, highlights the wisdom of cultural knowledge to promote health and prevent type 2 diabetes.

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CDC

Preventing Chronic Disease | Relationship Between SocialSupport and Body Mass Index Among Overweight and Obese AfricanAmerican Women in the Rural Deep South, 2011-2013 - CDC

women  CDC  obesity  african american  Preventing Chronic Disease  PCD  Social Support  rural  Deep South 

African American women in the Deep South of the United States are disproportionately obese, a condition strongly influenced by their social environment. The objective of this study was to characterize the prevalence of social support from family and friends for healthy eating and exercise in rural communities.

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CDC

Preventing Chronic Disease | Association Between Living Alone and Physical Inactivity Among People With and Without Disability, Florida Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System, 2009 - CDC

exercise  CDC  Preventing Chronic Disease  PCD  Social Support  vulnerable populations  Older Adult  disabled persons 

People with disability may be at risk of developing diseases due to physical inactivity; social support from family and friends is positively related to engaging in regular physical activity. We compared the association between living alone and engagement in physical activity among people with and without disability in Florida. We used multivariate logistical regression to analyze 2009 Florida Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System data (n = 10,902) to assess differences in physical activity in disability levels for respondents who lived alone versus those who did not.

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CDC

Preventing Chronic Disease | Training Veterans to Provide Peer Support in a Weight-Management Program: MOVE! - CDC

CDC  obesity  counseling  veterans  health promotion  Preventing Chronic Disease  PCD  Social Support 

The Veterans Health Administration (VHA) has implemented MOVE!, a weight-management program for veterans designed to address the increasing proportion of overweight and obese veterans. The objective of our study was to determine whether peer support employing motivational interviewing (MI) could positively influence lifestyle changes, thus expanding the reach of the MOVE! program.

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CDC

Preventing Chronic Disease | The Economic Impact of Smoke-Free Laws on Restaurants and Bars in 9 States - CDC

tobacco  smoking  CDC  economics  Preventing Chronic Disease  PCD  air pollution  Policy Making  Social Support 

Smoke-free air laws in restaurants and bars protect patrons and workers from involuntary exposure to secondhand smoke, but owners often express concern that such laws will harm their businesses. The primary objective of this study was to estimate the association between local smoke-free air laws and economic outcomes in restaurants and bars in 8 states without statewide smoke-free air laws...

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