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Intervention Programs Target Childhood Chronic Disease

Description
Highlights rural health intervention programs, such as the CARDIAC Project in West Virginia, that are using school screenings to identify children at-risk for heart disease and diabetes.
Author(s)
Candi Helseth
Citation
Rural Monitor
Date
02/2011
Type
Document
Organization
Rural Health Information Hub
Tagged as
Appalachia · Cardiovascular disease · Children and youth · Chronic disease management · Chronic respiratory conditions · Diabetes · Health screening · Obesity and weight control · Wellness, health promotion, and disease prevention · South Carolina · West Virginia