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Prevention Diaries: The Practice and Pursuit of Health for All

Larry Cohen


How do trees help reduce violence? What do roads have to do with chronic disease? Prevention Diaries illuminates the unexpected (yet foreseeable) things that shape people’s health and provides the keys to realizing vitality and well-being in the United States. The author draws on thirty-plus years of experience to build the case for prioritizing health throughout society. From healthcare to business practices, urban development to agriculture, the book demonstrates that many of the illnesses and injuries that burden the United States are entirely preventable through common-sense solutions. Pre ... More

Keywords: prevention, injury, violence, urban development, safety

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2016 Print ISBN-13: 9780190623821
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: December 2016 DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190623821.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Larry Cohen, author
Prevention Institute