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Communities across the U.S. have been recognized with the RWJF Culture of Health Prize. Could yours be next? Selected communities will receive a $25,000 prize and the opportunity to share their accomplishments with the nation. Apply by October 15, 2020.

Policy changes can be key to both transforming health in a community and helping to eliminate inequities. But when policies aren’t created or enforced with equity in mind, they may perpetuate these disparities – or even amplify them. To learn more, join us for a webinar on November 17 at 3pm ET.

We updated our database on October 26 to include new information on five strategies, from food hubs to universal distracted driving laws.

From the Blog

US cigarette smoking rates drop to new low

December 12, 2016

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recently announced that the number of Americans who smoke cigarettes dropped to a record low of 15 percent of...