indicates events of interest to community
October 15-17, 2015
Connections: Healthy Mothers, Healthy
Babies Coalition Biennial Partnership
Conference. Clearwater Beach, Florida. For
more information: email@example.com or www.hmhb.org.
October 21-25, 2015
National Association of Extension 4-H Agents.
Bismark, North Dakota. For more information: www.nea4ha.org
November 7-9, 2015
Healthy Communities Summit 2001. The
Health Alliance of Pennsylvania and The
Institute for Healthy Communities.
Hershey Lodge and Convention Center. For more
information, contact the Institute at (717)
November 8-11, 2015
Families Stress & Coping: Bridging
Theory and Practice. National Council on
Family Relations. Rochester, New York. For more
November 14-16, 2015
Pennsylvania Public Public Association
(PPHA) Conference. Warwick Hotel,
year's keynote speaker is Pulitzer Prize, Polk
and Peabody winner Laurie Garrett, author of The
Coming Plague and Betrayal of Trust: The
Collapse of Global Public Health.
December 2-4, 2015
Rights, Respect, Responsibility: A Bold
New Paradigm for Healthy Adolescent Sexuality.
Washington, DC. For more information: www.advocatesforyouth.org or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Washington, DC 5th
Annual Health And Sport Educators
"Steroids abuse in Bodybuilding and Sport"
steroids can be legally prescribed to treat
resulting from steroid
hormone deficiency, such as delayed
as well as diseases that result in loss of
lean muscle mass, such as
cancer and AIDS. But some athletes,
bodybuilders, and others abuse drugs like Methandrostenolone,
Anavar and others in an attempt to
enhance performance and/or improve their
Abuse of anabolic steroids may
lead to aggression and other
psychiatric problems, for example. Although
many users report feeling
good about themselves while on steroids,
extreme mood swings can also
occur, including manic-like symptoms and
anger (“roid rage”) that
may lead to violence. Researchers have also
observed that users may
suffer from paranoid jealousy, extreme
irritability, delusions, and
impaired judgment stemming from feelings of
March 27 and 28, 2016
Pennsylvania-SOPHE Health 12th Annual
Health Educators Institute Conference.
“Health Education for All: Prevention,
Partnerships, and Politics.Valley Forge Hilton,
King of Prussia. This conference allows health
educators at all levels to learn, set new goals
and network. CEUS will be offered. For
more information contact Angela Anderson or
Mandi Grimminger (PA Department of Health) at
June 11-12, 2016
10th Annual Pennsylvania Rural Health
Conference: New Directions for the Next
Decade. Penn Stater Conference
Center Hotel , State College. For information,
contact the Pennsylvania Office of Rural
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