Armed Services YMCA Company Profile

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News Articles [253 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

New York City's YMCA Honors Immigrant Heritage Month As Border Policy Debate Continues

The YMCA has embraced new Americans for more than 100 years, starting with our settlement projects on Ellis Islandin 1909. Today, the Y's New Read more...

[Comment] Childhood mortality during conflicts in Africa

The International humanitarian law differentiates two types of armed conflicts: international (between states) and non-international (domestic).1 Since 1989, 75% of non-state armed conflicts have been...

US schools arm students and teachers with buckets of rocks to protect against shooters

Students in one US school district are being armed with rocks to defend themselves during a mass shooting. Five-gallon buckets of river stone have been placed in 200 classrooms across the Blue Mounta...

Readers write: Reactions to 'Armed in America' book review

We received a very robust response to our Jan. 26 review of “Armed in America,” by Patrick J. Charles, that appeared in the Books section of From the more than 100 reader responses ...

Armed conflicts in Sahara and Sahel endangering wildlife in the region

(University of Granada) The researchers warn that armed conflicts in the region, which have been escalating since 2011 and now represent 5 percent of all conflicts in the world are wiping out animal s...

African armed conflict kills more children indirectly than in actual fighting, study finds

(Stanford Medicine) More children die from the indirect impact of armed conflicts in Africa than by weapons used in those conflicts, according to a new study led by Stanford University researchers.

The Lancet: Armed conflicts may have contributed to 5 million under-5 deaths in Africa over 20 years, study suggests

(The Lancet) New estimates published in The Lancet suggest that armed conflicts across the continent of Africa may have resulted in the deaths of as many as 5 million children aged under 5 years betwe...

[Articles] Armed conflict and child mortality in Africa: a geospatial analysis

Armed conflict substantially and persistently increases infant mortality in Africa, with effect sizes on a scale with malnutrition and several times greater than existing estimates of the mortality bu...

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Transition from service to civvy street: the needs of armed forces veterans and their families in the UK.

Although many veterans make the transition from military to civilian life without difficulty, a small proportion struggle due to an impact on mental and physical wellbeing. Stigma and a reluctance to ...

Minneapolis YMCA Creates George Wellbeing Center.

Chronic diseases in the population affected by the armed conflict in Colombia, 2015.

The purpose of this study was to identify the most frequent non-mental chronic illnesses in the Colombian population affected by the armed conflict.

Structural Studies of Three-Arm Star Block Copolymers Exposed to Extreme Stretch Suggests a Persistent Polymer Tube.

We present structural small-angle neutron scattering studies of a three-armed polystyrene star polymer with short deuterated segments at the end of each arm. We show that the form factor of the three-...

Indifference to the difference? Older lesbian and gay men's perceptions of aging services.

This qualitative study examined: 1) What older lesbians and gay men know about OAA-funded services; 2) attitudes towards the services; 3) experiences utilizing the services; 4) how current needs are m...

Clinical Trials [1259 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Fit For Function: A Community Wellness Program for Persons With Stroke

Building on an earlier pilot study, this randomized controlled trial will compare the effectiveness of a 12 week community YMCA-based wellness program specifically designed for people with...

YMCA Diabetes Prevention Program for the Treatment of Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease (NAFLD)

This study is for men and women have been diagnosed with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) and will consequently participate in the YMCA's Diabetes Prevention Program.

Small Monetary Incentives to Promote Exercise (Exercise4Good; EX4G)

This study is for physically inactive adults with an active membership at a Greater Providence Young Men's Christian Association (YMCA). Participants will receive weekly feedback on their...

Policy to Practice: Statewide Rollout of YMCA Childhood Obesity Standards

The investigators long term-goal is to help YMCA programs across the nation successfully acheive the Y of USA "Healthy Eating and Physical Activity Standards". Our objective here is threef...

Translating the DPP Into the Community: The YMCA Model

The Diabetes Prevention Program (DPP) demonstrated that an intensive lifestyle intervention resulting in modest weight loss and increased physical activity can delay or prevent the develop...

Companies [547 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

Armed Services YMCA


Mt. Diablo Region YMCA

The Mt. Diablo Region YMCA has served the greater Contra Costa County area for 50 years. With four branches (Concord/Clayton YMCA in Clayton, the Delta Family YMCA in Oakley, the Irvin Deutscher F...

YMCA of Greater New York

Committed to helping New Yorkers grow strong and healthy since 1852, the YMCA of Greater New York is the largest private youth-serving organization in New York City, encompassing 20 branches and 180 p...

Armed Forces Foundation

The Armed Forces Foundation is a non-profit organization dedicated to providing solace to members of the Armed Forces community during their time of greatest need. For more information, visit www.arme...

Andover/North Andover YMCA

The Andover/North Andover YMCA is expanding to relieve overcrowding, eliminate waiting lists and scheduling conflicts, and remove the constraints of the current 40 year old facili...

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