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Universities, multisectorial groups and PAHO joint forces to prevent chronic diseases and promote healthy lifestyles along the U.S.-Mexico border
2013-05-29 14:18:04

 

El Paso, Tx., May 8, 2013 (PAHO). – According to the World Health Organization, an estimated 36 million deaths, or 63% of the 57 million deaths that occurred globally in 2008, were due to noncommunicable diseases, comprising mainly cardiovascular diseases (48%), cancers (21%), chronic respiratory diseases (12%) and diabetes (3.5%). 

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New Move! El Paso Walking Trails Make Physical Activity More Accessible
2013-05-29 13:40:59
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World Health Day: In the Americas, one in three adults has hypertension, the leading risk factor for death from cardiovascular disease
2013-04-10 08:45:26
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PAHO contributes key public health issues during the LXVI Annual Meeting of the Mexican Society of Public Health
2012-11-26 12:53:38
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Diabetes shows upward trend in the Americas
2012-11-22 12:35:45
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Various health institutions and from other sectors joint forces to launch the Paso del Norte Strategic Regional Framework
2012-11-06 20:00:00
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Expanding their knowledge to combat childhood obesity
2012-06-03 20:00:00
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Equitable Food Policy Summit: Harvesting health- cultivating an equitable food system
2012-04-25 17:51:54
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Call proposal for kids living in the City of El Paso
2012-04-06 15:05:16
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The fight to combat obesity and overweight in Texas will be showcase on national television
2012-02-08 14:06:41
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Working together to combat childhood obesity
2011-12-13 20:00:00
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Experts and decision makers get together to address non-communicable diseases and environmental changes on the U.S.-Mexico Border
2011-12-07 17:48:45
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Building healthy school communities
2011-11-22 17:35:18
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Professionals get together to develop strategies and fight health problems on the U.S.-Mexico Border
2011-11-22 14:23:27
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XI Binational Health Week celebration
2011-11-21 18:04:34
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Paula Ford: An inspiration on the U.S.-Mexico border
2011-11-07 16:42:21
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Working for a healthy U.S.-Mexico border
2011-11-01 20:00:00
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Health professionals talk about binational strategies to fight child obesity
2011-10-13 13:21:28
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Women and Men Face Different Chronic Disease Risks
2011-02-24 20:00:00
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Healthy Kids Healthy Communities
2011-01-26 12:19:40
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Along U.S. – Mexico Border, Diabetes Cases are the “Tip of the Iceberg”
2010-10-22 15:18:12
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10th U.S.-Mexico Binational Health Week
2010-10-07 20:00:00
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Texas and Southern New Mexico health officials and professionals will gather together to implement healthy eating and active living between the Latino/Hispanic communities along the U.S.-Mexico Border
2010-09-20 20:29:13
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Building local capacity to enhance physical activity and reduce childhood obesity and other risk factors related to priority chronic diseases
2010-09-15 18:39:50
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U.S.-Mexico Border Partners Forum for Action in the Prevention of Chronic Disease and Promotion of Healthy Lifestyles
2010-08-08 20:00:00
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Childhood Obesity Town Hall Meeting a call for community action
2010-07-21 12:32:58
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Childhood Obesity City Proclamation
2010-07-14 20:58:17
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Childhood Obesity City Proclamation – a call to action to community leaders
2010-07-12 20:02:55
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Border Partners Forum for Action in the Prevention of Chronic Disease and Promotion of Healthy Lifestyles
2010-06-03 20:40:16
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PAHO, APHA explore new collaboration
2010-05-19 10:57:08
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U.S.- Mexico Border Diabetes Prevention and Control Project
2010-05-05 20:52:58
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Survey Result
2010-05-03 23:31:03
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El Paso, Texas one of 41 sites selected for national program to fight childhood obesity
2010-01-19 20:00:00
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Prevention of Non-Communicable Diseases
2009-09-07 20:34:35
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Situation Analysis Issues and Challenges
2009-09-07 20:09:09
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Prevention of Non-Communicable Diseases
2009-08-27 12:47:16
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Regional Conference on Diabetes and Obesity
2008-07-17 11:21:36
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Nutrition Experts Call on Food Industry to Support "Trans Fat Free Americas"
2008-03-26 15:07:08
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Healthy Cities Contest Seeks Entrants
2008-02-28 07:36:02
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World Diabetes Day: 14 November 2007--Unite for Diabetes
2007-11-14 17:30:46
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