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...eating the recommended five daily servings of fruits and vegetables, said Ruowei Li of the National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion. Consumption of these foods increased from 19 percent of the American population in 1990...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/11/02/ent_298052.shtml
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Richmond County Board of Health endorses extended smoking ban

...places but allows it in bars and restaurants that do not serve anyone younger than 18, said Sadie Stockton, a chronic disease prevention/health promotion program coordinator for the East Central Health District, based in Augusta.Advocates such...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2011-07-12/richmond-county-board-he
Proposed tougher smoking ban goes back to Augusta Commission committee

...They just want to do a little tweaking and look at the language of the bill," said Sadie Stockton, the chronic-disease prevention program manager of the East Central Health District. "That's just the legal process at work."Augusta...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2012-02-07/proposed-tougher-smoking
Overweight Americans say they exercise to lose weight

...but promote doing it more frequently," said Mary Ellen Simpson, a spokeswoman for the National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion. The CDC considers anyone up to 30 pounds over the target weight for his or her body size...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/04/25/tec_288942.shtml
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Working makes us feel better

...they may not have resources for health insurance," said David Moriarty of the CDC's National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion. Another finding in the study is that the average number of "unhealthy" days we all...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/05/23/kir_289793.shtml
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Warding off the common coldplate

...that better than Augusta. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, only a third of Richmond County residents have a healthy body mass index, and about...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/01/31/edi_509739.shtml
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Schools beef up bans on tobacco

...East Central Public Health District to create tobacco-free schools. Sadie Stockton, the health district's chronic disease prevention program coordinator, said school support is vital to the health department's efforts to curb tobacco use...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/08/23/met_470513.shtml
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The morbidly obese

...97 million people in America are obese. In a study conducted from 1991 to 1998, the National Centers for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion found that, nationally, obesity increased from 12 percent to nearly 18 percent of the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/02/13/ent_306453.shtml
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To tackle the nation's fat issue, everybody has to get moving

...example.In other breaking "fat news," the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion ranks Augusta fifth on the list of top 10 fattest cities in the nation. Twenty-seven percent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2012-09-23/tackle-nations-f
Advocates, opponents argue merits of tighter Augusta smoking ban before hearing

...smoke in an outdoor setting such as a playground is harmless, that is not the case, said Sadie Stockton, the chronic disease prevention/health promotion program coordinator for East Central Health District."Especially if you have an asthmatic...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2011-10-09/advocates-opponents-argue-me