Closing Thoughts

Chapman, Larry S.
July 2011
American Journal of Health Promotion;Jul/Aug2011, Vol. 25 Issue 6, Special Section p11
Academic Journal
In this article the author offers his opinions on the benefits of health fairs. In the article the author discusses several factors, including low cost, providing validity to work site employee health promotion programs and a general acceptance of health fairs, which may have allowed health fairs to have a long term resilience as a health intervention in the field of health promotion. The role that health fairs can play in promoting behavioral change, health risk mitigation and economic return is examined.


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