Illinois Prevention Research Center researchers led by Sandy Slater report on early findings of their evaluation of the effects of the Chicago Plays! program, which will renovate over 300 playlots across the city.
Smokefree laws were less common in communities with less-educated, lower-income residents, found Jidong Huang and co-authors from the CDC and the American Nonsmokers’ Rights Foundation.
In partnership with Erie Family Health Center, Molly Martin is testing an intervention that uses community health workers to improve control of asthma among children in low-income families.
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