College of Applied Health Sciences
The College of Applied Health Sciences is a small but influential college consisting of the departments of Kinesiology and Community Health; Recreation, Sport and Tourism; and Speech and Hearing Science. Each is involved with enhancing health and human development.
Factors impacting the implementation of evidence-based wellness programs in Illinois senior centers (2015-03-23)Background: Older adults from racial/ethnic minority backgrounds, living in rural areas, or with lower socioeconomic status are more vulnerable to experience chronic diseases and conditions than their counterparts. Physical ...
(2015-04-20)Empirical studies have demonstrated that leisure activities and friendships impact men’s identity formation, as well as mental and physical health. While women’s leisure and interpersonal relationships have been examined ...