Navigation Links
New projects bringing health considerations into education, energy policy, and other decisions
Date:4/1/2013

t plan to improve sanitation infrastructure, as well as dredge and remove heavily polluted sludge from an estuarine tidal channel in San Juan. The HIA will examine potential health risks and benefits associated with the proposed project, including exposure to environmental hazards, perceived displacement, and health risks related to unsanitary living conditions. Partners will include the Corporacin del Proyecto ENLACE del Cao Martn Pea, a redevelopment authority, and the local community-based organization Grupo de las Ocho Comunidades Aledaas al Cao Martn Pea, or G-8 Inc.

  • National Indian Justice Center will undertake an HIA on a proposed solar project to examine the health risks and benefits for Native American communities in the Mojave Desert. The HIA will analyze potential health impacts associated with changes in access to resources that are part of tribal cultural practices, including traditional foods, as well as changes in substance abuse and mental health. Benefits tied to the renewable energy project will also be considered, including improved air quality from reduced emissions and opportunities for employment with health insurance. The HIA will be conducted in collaboration with the U.S. Bureau of Land Management, the California Energy Commission, and affected tribes, tribal leaders, and tribal health advocates.

  • Partners for a Healthier Community, Inc. will undertake an HIA to inform decisions regarding a proposed casino in western Massachusetts. Decision-makersincluding the state gaming commission, local government officials, and voterswill consider the siting options of Springfield, West Springfield, and Palmer, as well as licensing and regulation, and design and development of the casino. The HIA will examine health risks that might be linked to gamblingincluding substance abuse, mental health, and injuryand potential health benefits related to employment opportunity, access to health insurance, and community revenues.

    '/>"/>

  • Contact: Alex Dery Snider
    aderysnider@pewtrusts.org
    202-540-6590
    Pew Health Group
    Source:Eurekalert

    Page: 1 2 3 4 5

    Related medicine news :

    1. EPSRC announces new green engineering projects
    2. Minimal Exercise Protects Senior’s Hearts According to Recent Study Reviewed By Projects for Natural Health Choices Inc.
    3. SkyTech Projects Offers 20% Discount on Local SEO Services
    4. Projects Abroad enables volunteers to help efforts to redress global food imbalance
    5. Oxblue Construction Cameras Help Two Universities Embarked on Major Building Projects Boost Stakeholder Confidence and Improve Project Management
    6. Center for Emotional Restructuring Announces a Published Article Suggesting the Brain Code for Learning and Memory Prior to Human Brain and Brain Activity Map Projects
    7. Unique program bringing electronic medical record data to ambulances lauded
    8. MedScope Announces Changes to the Medical Alarm Industry, Bringing it into the Cellular Age
    9. Leisure Fitness Opens 23rd Fitness Equipment Super Store in Paramus, NJ, Bringing Specialty Fitness Equipment and Health & Wellness to the New Jersey Fitness Community
    10. HR Strategies Informs of FUTA Tax Changes - Bringing Increases
    11. You Survived Cancer: Now Pay Attention to Your Overall Health
    Post Your Comments:
    *Name:
    *Comment:
    *Email:
    (Date:4/24/2015)... Carvers' goal is to help an ... day in Breck. , Conveniently located in the ... from Breckenridge, this family-owned place since 1995, has ... rentals ( http://www.breckenridgeskishop.com/en/rent-equipment ) and more. , ... in May 2015. With style and function progressing ...
    (Date:4/24/2015)... Hollywood, CA (PRWEB) April 24, 2015 ... of sitting down in an interview with ItsNotAboutMe.TV contributor ... Choice Recovery, a holistic treatment center for addiction, of ... awards ceremonies and festivals throughout the year, the EcoLuxe ... top providers of eco-friendly and socially conscious products and ...
    (Date:4/24/2015)... April 24, 2015 Anchor Health Administrators ... Field Professionals, today announced their exclusive agreement with LTC ... Term Care Insurance distribution partner. , Anchor has more ... Care Insurance benefits for associations, and is currently the ... Long Term Care Insurance member benefit. , “I ...
    (Date:4/24/2015)... Joseph, Missouri (PRWEB) April 24, 2015 ... for veterinarians , UGA is now proud to be ... the care of 16,000 animals a year. This partnership ... care for their animals. , After providing an ... Missouri Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital (VMTH) wanted to increase ...
    (Date:4/24/2015)... 24, 2015 “ Opera ” was featured ... features the latest and coolest technology products available to consumers. ... conducted the review and shared with viewers how this is ... browsers, surfing the internet would not be in existence. But ... the Opera browser is no different. Celebrating their 20th anniversary ...
    Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Carvers Breckenridge Bike Rentals Offers Demo Mountain, Tandem, Bike Path Cruiser & JR. Bikes in May 2015 2Health News:Karen Salkin Talks with Per Wickstrom at the 2015 EcoLuxe Lounge and the "Salute to the Oscars" Celebration 2Health News:University of Missouri Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital Teams with UGA 2Health News:A Web Browser That Connects over 350 Million People was Featured on NewsWatch Television 2
    ... and Safety Advantages Over Current Therapies, MARKHAM, ... data on a novel vitamin D analog, CTA018, ... of Nephrology (ASN) in Philadelphia.,In preclinical models, CTA018 ... replacement therapies, calcitriol and paricalcitol,(Zemplar(R)), the latter currently ...
    ... Statewide Initiative to,Advance Diabetes Screening for Medicare Beneficiaries, ... Casey Cagle today,applauded the design and implementation of ... it as a model for other cities in,Georgia ... at the Columbus Summit,a meeting hosted by the ...
    ... Pa., Nov. 6 Spectrum Control, Inc.,(Nasdaq: ... custom electronic,products and systems, announced today that its ... for a microwave integrated assembly used,in military tactical ... with additional orders and releases under the program,expected ...
    ... Animation,s "Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa(TM)" Happy Meal(TM) Event, ... one minute of fun,each day to help make a difference ... is asking kids and families as it launches One,Minute to ... kids to see what a difference a minute can make. ...
    ... Web cast live, LAVAL, QC, Nov. 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ ... that on Tuesday, November 11, Mr. Gary,Schmid, President and ... owned subsidiary of BELLUS Health, will present a review ... 10th Annual Healthcare Conference to be held at the ...
    ... used with no other hormone therapy, is an effective ... 800 women from 65 centers in the United States, ... the study, the first to show that testosterone administered ... postmenopausal women. , Previous studies have shown testosterone ...
    Cached Medicine News:Health News:Cytochroma Announces Positive Comparative Data on CTA018 in Chronic Kidney Disease Model 2Health News:Cytochroma Announces Positive Comparative Data on CTA018 in Chronic Kidney Disease Model 3Health News:Cytochroma Announces Positive Comparative Data on CTA018 in Chronic Kidney Disease Model 4Health News:Cytochroma Announces Positive Comparative Data on CTA018 in Chronic Kidney Disease Model 5Health News:Columbus Medicare Diabetes Screening Project Cited as Model for State by Lt. Governor Casey Cagle 2Health News:Columbus Medicare Diabetes Screening Project Cited as Model for State by Lt. Governor Casey Cagle 3Health News:Spectrum Control Receives $1.2 Million Order for Microwave Integrated Assemblies 2Health News:McDonald's(R) Encourages Kids to Take One Minute to Move It 2Health News:McDonald's(R) Encourages Kids to Take One Minute to Move It 3Health News:McDonald's(R) Encourages Kids to Take One Minute to Move It 4Health News:BELLUS Health to present at the Rodman and Renshaw 10th Annual Healthcare Conference 2
    (Date:4/24/2015)... PORTLAND, Ore. , April 24, 2015  A new ... in the costs of drugs used to slow the progression ... to a study led by researchers at Oregon Health & ... A substantial increase in the number of MS drugs in ... lead to lower or stabilized costs for patients who use ...
    (Date:4/24/2015)... April 24, 2015  New technologies and online ... to educate themselves about products and companies. Likewise, ... techniques available to market researchers seeking insights into ... marketplace, it,s imperative that organizations adjust their consumer ... market opportunities, niches and growth fronts. ...
    (Date:4/24/2015)... April 24, 2015   Vestagen Technical Textiles, Inc. ... ® , has recently received two notable innovation awards. ... competition that recognizes innovations with potential to create a ... night in New York City , ... Science "Protection & Safety" category. The awards honor excellence ...
    Breaking Medicine Technology:Researchers find alarming rise in cost of MS drugs over past two decades 2Researchers find alarming rise in cost of MS drugs over past two decades 3Researchers find alarming rise in cost of MS drugs over past two decades 4Pharmaceutical Industry Using New Technologies to Adjust Their Marketing and Research Approaches for Consumers 2VESTEX Wins Innovation Honors from Edison Awards & Apparel Magazine 2VESTEX Wins Innovation Honors from Edison Awards & Apparel Magazine 3
    ... Medical sales recruitment specialists Advance Recruitment ... global medical device survey for 2012-2013 suggesting a positive ... The report, which was published this month ... highly detailed analysis drawn from ICD research,s panel of ...
    ... Consumer Healthcare Products Association (CHPA) today applauded Alabama ... Bill 363, legislation that significantly improves Alabama,s methamphetamine ... stricter penalties for meth-related crime and enhancements to ... its companion legislation in the Alabama Senate was ...
    Cached Medicine Technology:Advance Recruitment Delighted With Positive Outlook for Medical Device Sales Industry 2
    The rubber, whistle tip catheter with thumb valve has two side eyes to help minimize trauma....
    Gentle-Flo® Vactrol® Connector., ,Indications For Usage: ,Removal of secretions from respiratory tract....
    ... 8 Suction Catheters With Contro-Vac Valve and ... Low-Risk Respiratory Suctioning, ,Medline's 6 and ... DeLee Tips are the optimal tools for ... a forward placed suction valve to minimize ...
    ... available in two tip styles- ... with staggered eyes, and the ... of catheter valve options, SAFE-T-VAC ... control with virtually no residual ...
    Medicine Products: