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Envolve Center Leads Collaborative Effort to Reduce Impact of Social Determinants on Health

St. Louis, MO (June 2, 2017) – On May 3, the Envolve Center for Health Behavior Change™ at Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri, hosted a forum on Social Determinants and Healthcare. View the full recording here. The influence of social determinants on health is a national and global issue. The World Health Organization defines social determinants of health as …

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What’s the Connection? Mental Illness and Diabetes Management in the Medicaid Population

St. Louis, MO (May 4, 2017) – A strong association between mental illness and Type 2 diabetes has already been established in the general population.1 Now, investigators at the Envolve Center for Health Behavior Change™ are hoping to demonstrate a similar connection among Medicaid recipients that could lead to improvements in managing these complex conditions. “Good mental health is critical …

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New Grants Support a Deeper Understanding of Health Outcomes

St. Louis, MO (January 27, 2017) – Leaders of the Envolve Center for Health Behavior Change™ weren’t quite sure what to expect when they issued their first call for proposals in September, but they knew exactly what kind of research projects they were hoping to support: those that would further their understanding of health-related behaviors and lead to better health …