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According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and the Kaiser Family Foundation, nearly 60 percent of Virginians weigh too much, 23 percent do not exercise regularly and 25 percent smoke or use tobacco. — The Healthy Virginians Initiative


CHEC joins with other MCV Campus health advocates on hearing loss prevention effort

Advocates for good health at VCU are leading a “Let’s Hear It! Hearing Loss Awareness” …. Read more

Book Review: “What To Do When the Doctor Says It’s Diabetes”

What to Do When the Doctor Says It’s Diabetes: The Most Important Things You Need …. Read more

Book Review: “Low-Fat Living”

Low-Fat Living by Robert K. Cooper, Ph.D. Community Health Education Ctr  General Collection (RM222.2 .C617 1996) …. Read more


September 13: Women’s Pelvic Health

The Community Health Education Center will host a program on women’s pelvic health Tuesday, Sept. 13 …. Read more

Sept. 7 & 9: Mindfulness Meditation

Mindfulness meditation sessions with Georgianne Ginder will be held on Wednesday, September 7 and Friday, …. Read more

August 31: Mindfulness Meditation

Mindfulness meditation with Georgianne Ginder will be held on Wednesday, August 31 at 12 noon …. Read more