Now showing on PBS public television stations throughout the United States:
A provocative new 4-hour series, "Designing Healthy Communities." Host/Narrator Richard Jackson, MD, MPH, looks at the impact our built environment has on key public health indices – obesity, diabetes, heart disease, asthma, cancer and depression. Dr. Jackson connects bad community design with burgeoning health costs, then analyzes and illustrates what citizens are doing about this urgent crisis by looking upstream for innovative solutions.
This four week series on Designing Healthy Communities begins Tuesday, February 21 and will air on the plus channel of Idaho Public TV at 6:00 p.m. Pacific Time/7:00 p.m. Mountain Time.