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POPULATION HEALTH: Promotion and Prevention 

Friends for Life ProgramI Get By With a Little Help from my Friends

Published on Connect Magazine, Fall 2012 
Participants in the Janeway Family Centre’s Friends for Life program have true friends. The Friends for Life program helps prevent the development of anxiety and depression in children and youth by teaching...
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6 February 2012 
Did you know that the risk of premature death is 6-12 times higher in women with Anorexia Nervosa as compared to the general population, adjusting for age? (Academy for Eating Disorders, 2011)...
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Published on Connect Magazine, Fall 2010 
In 2010 Health Promotion extended the Eastern Active Schools Program, which incorporates 20 minutes of activity into the classroom each day, into 11 new schools. The program currently runs in 55 schools
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Updated Sep 25, 2012