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Family and Community Health Sciences

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Containers in refregerator
Patient having her blood pressure tested

Family and Community Health Sciences (FCHS) helps people stay healthy, enjoy life, be active, and reduce health care costs. Many of today's health problems—obesity, heart disease, diabetes, and cancer—can be reduced through good nutrition and a healthy life style. FCHS encourages today's busy families and individuals to learn more and make personal choices to improve health through research and practical advice.

Programs & Information

  1. Nutrition, Physical Activity, & Health
  2. School Wellness & Early Care Education
  3. Chronic Disease Prevention
  4. Food Safety
  5. Food Security