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By choosing to not smoke indoors, a smoker deserves a thank-you for protecting their family, friends, and neighbors from secondhand smoke. That’s why the new “Mil Gracias (A Thousands Thanks) for Not Smoking Indoors!” campaign from UT Health San Antonio is inviting people share gratitude for smokers who respect others’ air during the COVID-19 respiratory ...
COVID-19 continues to disproportionately impact Latinos, killing over 53,000 and hospitalizing many more of our mothers, fathers, children, and grandparents. That is why Salud America! at UT Health San Antonio is launching the “Juntos, We Can Stop COVID-19” digital communication campaign in English and Spanish to help Latino families take action to slow the spread ...
Racism is a public health crisis. Decades of racism-infused social, economic, and political systems have led to inequitable communities. These areas face higher burdens of stress, disease, and premature death. Now, amid U.S. protests for racial/ethnic and social justice, city leaders are creating resolutions that declare racism a public health crisis and commit to action. ...
Some kids witness domestic violence or murder. Some see loved ones hurt in accidents. These kids still have to go to class or carry on while school is out for summer or due to a pandemic. They face a burden of stress and trauma that can interfere with their behavior and grades—and schools often aren’t even ...
Wonder what health equity looks like in your community? Select your county name and get a customized Health Equity Report Card from Salud America! at UT Health San Antonio, which shows your area stacks up in housing, transit, poverty, health care, food, and other health equity issues compared to your state and nation. The Health ...
Ideas for Action
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services wants your help to shape the next edition of its Physical Activity Guid…Green & Active Spaces, Healthy Neighborhoods & Communities
How can we best train tomorrow’s leaders? By working with youth to lead healthy changes today! Register now for our next…Healthy & Cohesive Cultures, Healthy Food, Healthy Neighborhoods & Communities, Increasing Civic Engagement
Looking for an easy way to improve your school’s health? Look no further! Watch the new Salud America! webinar How to Ge…Healthy Neighborhoods & Communities, Water
Can you get a Water Bottle Fountain at your school? Register now for our new webinar to get tools and support to help yo…Healthy Neighborhoods & Communities, Water