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TOUCH Broward - Partnerships Transforming Our Community's Health

Public Health Saves Lives

Increasing seat belt usage, lowering diabetes deaths, and reducing smokers has been at the forefront of public health. It provides HIV screenings, protects people from disease outbreaks, immunizes children. For every dollar spent on prevention, $5.60 is saved in health spending. The American Public Health Association shows how increasing funding for public health will lower […]

TOUCH Broward - Partnerships Transforming Our Community's Health

SWAT Celebrates Red Ribbon Week

Broward youth groups are tying ribbons to end tobacco use Students Working Against Tobacco (SWAT), the American Lung Association of the Southeast (ALA) in partnership with the Broward Regional Health Planning Council’s TOUCH initiative, and the Broward County Health Department are teaming up for Red Ribbon Week from Oct. 22-26, 2012. SWAT is the name of […]