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Minority Mental Health Awareness Month

Minority Mental Health Awareness Month

Published: Jul 14th, 2017

July is Minority Mental Health Awareness Month Mental illnesses affect people of all backgrounds in every community worldwide. While the rates of illnesses vary somewhat across studies, about one of […]

Community Health Worker Spotlight

Published: Jul 7th, 2017

This month, HealthStreet would like to recognize another exceptional Community Health Worker (CHW): Deidra Oliver. Deidra Oliver is a HealthStreet CHW in Union County. Through funding from the Florida Blue Foundation, Oliver […]

July 28: World Hepatitis Day

Published: Jul 7th, 2017

Viral Hepatitis affects nearly 400 million people worldwide and kills more than 1.4 million people every year. (CDC) Viral hepatitis, a group of infectious diseases that are the seventh leading […]

Outreach

HealthStreet Out in the Community: Health Fair at Open Door Ministries

Published: Jul 7th, 2017

Know your numbers? Our Community Health Workers are ready to test your blood pressure, calculate your BMI and explain what these numbers mean for your health! Open Door Ministries will be […]

June 27th: National HIV Testing Day

Published: Jun 13th, 2017

The Facts: More than 1.1 million people in the US are living with HIV 1 in 7 Americans living with HIV are unaware of their status In 2015, 39,513 people were […]

Community Health Worker Spotlight

Published: Jun 13th, 2017

HealthStreet would like to highlight one of its Community Health Workers (CHWs) this month: Carrie Sadler. Community Health Workers are the core of the HealthStreet model. They work to improve the […]

Students from SHPEP Visit HealthStreet

Published: Jun 13th, 2017

On June 5th, ten students from the Summer Health Professions Education Program (SHPEP) visited HealthStreet. The Summer Health Professions Education Program (SHPEP) is a summer enrichment program that focuses on improving […]

Men’s Health Month: It Begins With a Trip to Your Physician

Published: Jun 13th, 2017

June is Men’s Health Month Men’s Health Month is celebrated across the country with screenings, health fairs, media appearances and other health education and outreach activities. The goal of Men’s Health […]

Research through HealthStreet: Smoking Cessation Program

Published: May 5th, 2017

Smoking leads to significant morbility and mortality throughout the world and many of those who smoke do not have the time to attend cessation programs. According to the Centers for […]

HealthStreet’s SF2UF Bridge Student Awarded Best Poster

Published: May 2nd, 2017

On April 10, 2017, HealthStreet’s Janice Dalmond was awarded best poster at the RUE (Research in Undergraduate Education) Research and Creative Scholarly Projects Festival. Janice is a undergraduate student in […]