Tulane-University-PRC-program-promotes-a-new-kind-of-Shop-Talk

Special Community Engagement Projects

Published: September 01, 2009

Tulane University PRC program promotes a new kind of "Shop Talk" Healthscaping – Issue 4 September 1, 2009 Barbers and hair stylists across Orleans Parish are working to improve their client's health along with their appearance through the Shop Talk Program, an initiative of the Prevention Research Center (PRC) at Tulane University. The Tulane PRC has produced the Feel Good Guide: How to Stay Healthy, a 21-page full-color book that's prominently displayed in 25 participating…

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Neighborhood availability of energy-dense snack foods linked to residents' weight status

Food Environment Research

Published: September 01, 2009

Neighborhood availability of energy-dense snack foods linked to residents’ weight status Healthscaping – Issue 4 September 1, 2009 Those who fault cravings and brightly-colored packaging for their decision to purchase a chocolate bar or a salty bag of potato chips may have a new decision-influencing culprit to blame, the amount of shelf-space their neighborhood stores dedicate to displaying calorie-dense items. Results of a recent study by the Prevention Research Center (PRC) at Tulane University indicate…

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Tulane University PRC program promotes a new kind of "Shop Talk"

Education & Training Projects Special Community Engagement Projects

Published: September 01, 2009

Tulane University PRC program promotes a new kind of “Shop Talk” Fitting New Orleans – Issue 4 September 1, 2009 Barbers and hair stylists across Orleans Parish are working to improve their client's health along with their appearance through the Shop Talk Program, an initiative of the Prevention Research Center (PRC) at Tulane University. The Tulane PRC has produced the Feel Good Guide: How to Stay Healthy, a 21-page full-color book that's prominently displayed in…

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Now serving justice: A new workforce development program aims to help at-risk youth

Education & Training Projects Special Community Engagement Projects

Published: September 01, 2009

Now serving justice: A new workforce development program aims to help at-risk youth Fitting New Orleans – Issue 4 September 1, 2009 Like most classic New Orleans eateries, at Liberty's Kitchen you'll find traditional red beans and rice on Mondays along with a variety of other local favorites. What's special about this new eatery goes beyond enticing taste buds; it's the second chance being given to at-risk New Orleans youth that makes its flavor so…

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