College physical activity expert shares research with Oregon State Senate

Research

College physical activity expert shares research with Oregon State Senate

It was a whirlwind of a week for College of Public Health and Human Sciences Associate Professor and Extension Specialist Kathy Gunter. But the physical […]

Rising food star shares ease of healthy eating on Dr. Oz show

Alumni

Rising food star shares ease of healthy eating on Dr. Oz show

“I truly believe our diet is 100 percent vital to our overall health and well-being,” she says. “We need to educate people about how to […]

Local program empowers cancer survivors to eat healthy

Students

Local program empowers cancer survivors to eat healthy

Cancer survivors need many things to thrive — the right attitude, a support system, numerous resources and a healthy diet. Too often, the latter is […]

News

Air pollution and lack of physical activity pose competing threats to children in China

Air pollution and lack of physical activity pose competing threats to children in China

Children and adolescents in mainland China are facing two serious and conflicting public health threats: […]

 
Improving child-teacher interactions can reduce preschoolers’ stress levels

Improving child-teacher interactions can reduce preschoolers’ stress levels

“The big message here is that positive relationships between teachers and students matter,” she says. […]

 
Parenting classes benefit all, especially lower-income families

Parenting classes benefit all, especially lower-income families

Parenting education can improve the skills of every mom and dad and the behavior of […]

 
Recovering Latina breast cancer patients report big gaps in “survivorship” care

Recovering Latina breast cancer patients report big gaps in “survivorship” care

Seventy-four Latina women who’d had breast cancer participated in the “survivorship” care research, recruited through […]

 

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