health problems http://nhpr.org en Zebra Crossings Makes Kids Feel Normal http://nhpr.org/post/zebra-crossings-makes-kids-feel-normal <p></p><p></p><p>Zebra Crossings provides opportunities for kids with chronic health conditions to expand their experiences and find greater independence.</p><p>Eight-year-old Haiden Hesse-Stromberg&nbsp;lives with asthma. She says, “It’s a chance for kids to do activities they don’t usually get to do and for kids to make new friends.”</p> Sat, 19 Jan 2013 05:00:00 +0000 Deborah Schachter 19991 at http://nhpr.org Zebra Crossings Makes Kids Feel Normal North Country Groups Coalesce to Tackle Health Problems http://nhpr.org/post/north-country-groups-coalesce-tackle-health-problems <p>For three years Coos County has been at the bottom of a list of the healthiest counties in the state.</p><p>But now groups from the North Country have decided to do something about it.</p><p>NHPR&rsquo;s Chris Jensen reports.</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>Each spring for the last three years health care workers in the&nbsp;North Country have taken it on the nose.</p> Wed, 27 Jun 2012 21:30:00 +0000 Chris Jensen 7708 at http://nhpr.org North Country Groups Coalesce to Tackle Health Problems