Tag: health

Beautifully Bipolar, Erin Callinan Comes Back to Flagstaff – September 12th

| August 18, 2014
Beautifully Bipolar, Erin Callinan Comes Back to Flagstaff – September 12th

September 12, 2014 at McGee Auditorium on the Flagstaff Medical Center Campus in Flagstaff, NARBHA and FMC welcome back – Erin Callinan!  Her event in May was PACKED OUT so we brought her back!  Erin is a Flagstaff native who recently published her memoir Beautifully Bipolar, intimately detailing her experiences with mania, hospitalization, and her […]

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E Cigarettes – Gaining Popularity Among Youth

| May 23, 2014
E Cigarettes – Gaining Popularity Among Youth

In a major scientific review of research on e-cigarettes, UC San Francisco scientists found that industry claims about the devices are unsupported by the evidence to date, including claims that e-cigarettes help smokers quit. The review marks the first comprehensive assessment of peer-reviewed published research into the relatively new phenomenon of electronic cigarettes. The devices, […]

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Community Health Conversation – Thursday, May 22nd

| May 6, 2014
Community Health Conversation – Thursday, May 22nd

The Sunnyside Neighborhood Association of Flagstaffvinvites you to attend a Community Health Conversation on Thursday, May 22nd from 4:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. at 2304 North Third Street.  Your participation is important!! We want to know what you think about the health of your community and neighbors.  Light refreshments will be served.  This meeting is […]

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Worksite Wellness Training

| April 19, 2014
Worksite Wellness Training

“Healthy Arizona Worksite” is offering a training where employees will learn how to design a healthy worksite program to accommodate business’ needs. This training will provide the tools and resources to support these efforts.

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Upcoming Suicide Prevention Meeting(s)

| March 18, 2014
Upcoming Suicide Prevention Meeting(s)

The Native Americans for Community Action (NACA), will be hosting two new upcoming suicide prevention trainings in the month of March.

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Tobacco Speaker Wanted

| March 18, 2014
Tobacco Speaker Wanted

FlagCHAN is in need of a speaker to travel around schools in Coconino County teaching students about the adverse effects of using tobacco products. This program has been very successful over the past few years and FlagCHAN hopes to continue spreading the important message. If you are interested, please contact Candice Koenker at (928) 679-7264

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SAVE THE DATE for CCC&Y’s Annual Child Abuse Prevention Conference — Apr. 25 & 26

| March 17, 2014
SAVE THE DATE for CCC&Y’s Annual Child Abuse Prevention Conference — Apr. 25 & 26

SAVE THE DATE for CCC&Y’s Annual Child Abuse Prevention Conference — Apr. 25 & 26 “Breaking the Cycle of Family Trauma” with Guest Speaker Kate Sorensen.

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Arizona Children Lead the Nation in “Adverse Childhood Experiences”

| March 17, 2014
Arizona Children Lead the Nation in “Adverse Childhood Experiences”

The Arizona Republic reports that a new study recently released indicates that Arizona children lead the nation in “adverse childhood experiences.”

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Healthy Arizona Worksites

| March 14, 2014
Healthy Arizona Worksites

Healthy Arizona Worksites is hosting two classes on employee and workplace health. These trainings have been shown effective at reducing employee absenteeism.

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Webinar on Chemicals in Products and Childrens Health

| February 4, 2014
Webinar on Chemicals in Products and Childrens Health

Antonia Calafat from the CDC will be presenting research about consumer products and the potential health risks that face our children, youth, and self. This webinar focuses on recent studies that are advancing our knowledge of the health effects of these chemicals, examining trends and changes in exposure over time and methods for communicating with patients about risks and lowering exposure.

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