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Health Communicator


#Commit2Ten and #GimmeFive Campaigns Offer Resources to Help You be Healthier

By On October 16, 2015

Two campaigns (#Commit2Ten and #GimmeFive) offer great ways to become physically active without requiring you to put in a lot of time to get you started.… Read More

HealthComU Safe Sleep SIDS
Sudden Infant Death Syndrome

Preventing Sudden Infant Death Syndrome through Safe Sleep Practices

By On March 2, 2015

Each year there are approximately 4,000 infant deaths that are attributed to sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS). … Read More

HealthComU Thinking

Health Advertising Adversity

By On January 23, 2015

As a communications professional, part of the challenge in getting your message out is the art of the delivery.… Read More

Big Data Collection
Big Data Collection

Can Health Communicators Help Enhance Big Data Collection?

By On December 19, 2014

Some folks in health care settings are going to great lengths to collect race data. The hardworking folks manning hospital admissions desks across the country includes requesting race data from patients. Do… Read More

HealthCom Journey
Health Communication

My HealthCom Journey Series: Part Three

By On November 10, 2014

I never meant to be a health writer. I was one of the lucky kids who knew exactly what they wanted to be when they grew up. I knew beyond a doubt… Read More