older couple gets help to prevent falls and brain injuries through the Utah department of health

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opioid abuse and addiction ruins the lives of many Utahns.

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1 in 4 eligible Utahns fail to claim tax credit each year (Salt Lake City, UT) – Lt. Governor Spencer Cox and the Utah Department of …

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What: The Utah Department of Health (UDOH) and Utah Coalition for Protecting Childhood (UCPC) will host a roundtable discussion…

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Kids 2x as likely to be hit by a car and killed on Halloween than on any other day (Salt Lake City, UT) – On average, …

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All concussions should be taken seriously (Salt Lake City, UT) – During the 2016-2019 school years, 1,521 Utah students …

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Risk and Protective Factors

1. Improve access and utilization of health care.

2. Improve the socioeconomic conditions for Utahns.

3.Encourage social norms that promote safety and health.

4. Enhance the physical environment to improve safe and healthy living.

5. Promote individual, family, and community connectedness.

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