Shaping the news at Marshall Street

February 2011…The staff members of the Marshall Street Healthy Bulletin in Norristown, Pa., came up with an acrostic to encourage their fellow students to read the newspaper and explain its purpose. You can’t beat reading the Healthy Bulletin  Helping people to think twice about their health Each article informs its readers Articles that share information to […] Read More

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Workshop sharpens health literacy skills

January 2011…Learning to search for accurate medical information on the web can be challenging for anyone. But kids can get lost in the maze of documents a typical web search retrieves. As a result, they may stop with the easiest information to find and access, not necessarily the best or most reliable. One goal of […] Read More

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Healthy NewsWorks adopts new name, makes transition to New Beginnings

October 2010… Healthy NewsWorks, formerly known as Healthy Times, has become a member of the New Beginnings Nonprofit Incubator. Healthy NewsWorks had been operating since 2006 under The Food Trust, a Philadelphia nonprofit organization. Healthy NewsWorks began as a volunteer effort in 2003 at an elementary school in the Upper Darby School District in Upper Darby, […] Read More

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