Every day, nurses create simple fixes to improve patient care and comfort. Now care providers at the University of Texas Medical Branch offers tools and materials to encourage more creation in the nation's first medical makerspace.
The 2015 annual report, The State of Obesity, shows that United States adult obesity rates remained mostly steady―but high―this past year. Rates increased in Kansas, Minnesota, New Mexico, Ohio and Utah and remained stable in other states.
The Tony Hawk Foundation, Chicago Fire Foundation and Doc Wayne Youth Services were honored as the 2015 winners of the inaugural RWJF Sports Award for their innovative approaches to using sports to improve the culture of health in their communities.