IU School of Public Health student creates self-examination curriculum for area schools

Samantha Ginther’s task started out simple: help the Olcott Center for Cancer Education update its breast and testicular cancer self-examination curriculum. A Master of Public Health student at the Indiana University School of Public Health-Bloomington, Ginther originally set out to simply help the center — which taught a self-examination curriculum in area high schools — […]

Homework for parents (10 more years for me)

The Center for Evaluation & Education Policy at Indiana University released a report this week about the need for schools to do more to stem the childhood obesity epidemic. The negative health consequences of childhood obesity can last a lifetime for the individual and cost a fortune collectively, with the report citing estimates that the […]