The Indiana Joint Asthma Coalitions’ Environmental Triggers Workgroup is Promoting the Clean Air in Buildings Challenge

We encourage all building owners and operators, schools, colleges and universities, and organizations of all kinds to adopt key strategies to improve indoor air quality in their buildings and reduce the spread of COVID-19.   List of links to keyRead More
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The Ability of Parks to Build Community-Togetherness and Improve Health

Did you know that parks or green spaces and physical and mental health are connected? Parks and other green spaces offer a variety of benefits to their users by promoting physical activity and offering opportunities to connect with nature. TheRead More
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Are You Wondering Why You Should Adopt a More Active Way of Living?

Physical activity is something that belongs in everyone’s lives and can be easily incorporated in simple and easy ways that are not just going to the gym or running. The Hoosier Health and Wellness Alliance knows that for many Hoosiers,Read More
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Health Literacy: Making Health Accessible for Everyone

Health literacy can be defined in two scopes: 1) an individual’s health literacy, and 2) an organization’s capacity to encourage and provide the possibility for their constituents to pursue and improve their health literacy. An individual’s health literacy is definedRead More
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CADI Summit and CE’s Available!

On February 16, 2023 and in observance of American Heart Month, the Cardiovascular and Diabetes Coalition of Indiana (CADI) held its inaugural CADI Summit. Participants heard from subject matter experts on a variety of topics related to cardiovascular disease, diabetes,Read More
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Let’s Break Down the Basics of Food Systems in Indiana.

In a wider lens, food systems are defined to be “the public policy decisions; the national and global systems and supply chains; and the individuals and groups – public and private – that influence what we eat ”¹. This canRead More
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Coalition Trip

Coalition Trip is a website with resources to help guide coalition members on a trip in using their greatest resources…. the assets already in their community. Coalition Trip provides tools to guide you through every step of the coalition process,Read More
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Annual Connections IN Health Regional Roadshow-Vermillion County

Purdue Extension Vermillion County hosted the Connections IN Health Regional Roadshow in Vermillion County on November 17, 2022 from 10am-12pm EST. Community members and groups came together to learn more about work in Vermillion County and additionally hear a keynoteRead More
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InJAC Asthma Education

Are you looking for ways to learn more about asthma? One of the goals of the 2021 Indiana Asthma Plan and the Infrastructure working group within the Indiana Joint Asthma Coalition (InJAC) is to increase the number of asthma educatorsRead More
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November is for Fall, Thanksgiving and Diabetes Awareness!

November is National Diabetes Month! In Indiana alone, about 12.3% of the adult population has already been diagnosed with type 2 diabetes, that’s about one in every eight adults. There are another 146,000 adults who have diabetes but don’t knowRead More
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