Comprehensive Approach to Health

September 24, 2015

Speak up! Health is created through collective efforts

| By Jonathan Heller | This week’s blog was originally posted by The Pump Handle on September 21, 2015. In this post, HIP Co-Director Jonathan Heller reflects on how collective efforts are necessary to improve our health and well-being.  The dominant narrative in the United States is that, as individuals, we hold the […]
February 19, 2015

Health – and Health Professionals – Must be Front and Center in Policy Debates

| By Jonathan Heller | This blog post was first published by the Detroit Wayne County Health Authority on Feb 9, 2015.  Too many babies are dying in Detroit – just as in my town, Oakland, California. Too many people are dying earlier than they should be. Heart disease rates […]