Research

Trends in Childhood Obesity

Revised Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) packaging associated with a decrease in obesity prevalence among children.

...more
Research

Communications on Cannabis

The continued decline in perceived risk and social disapproval of marijuana use can be at least partially attributed to widespread misinformation.

...more
Research

Religion and Our Health

Among underserved populations, potential positive effects of attending religious services on overall mortality may be undermined by deprivation and poverty.

...more
Research

Paw-sible Benefits of Dogs

Whether essential social support and companionship from dogs extends to significant changes in human well-being or mental health remains relatively unknown.

...more
Research

Coaching for Children’s Health

Cognitive behavioral therapy delivered by school professionals may significantly reduce symptoms of depression and anxiety among school-age children.

...more
Research

Preemption and the Public’s Health

Preemption laws are affecting policy areas that vary from regulating e-cigarettes to soda bans and taxes to controlling the rise of rent in urban areas.

...more
Research

Protections from Pollution

Waste water contaminated by fecal matter is regularly discharged into California’s coastal waters, and current efforts to prevent exposure are insufficient.

...more
Research

Working for Work Requirements

Decentralized political power shapes the Trump Administration’s push to implement work requirements for some Medicaid recipients.

...more
Research

Healthy Diet, Healthy Planet?

Can diets impact the environment? Eating vegetarian meals twice per week will reduce greenhouse gas emissions related to food production by almost 10%.

...more
Research

After ALS Went Viral

After it went viral, the Ice Bucket Challenge raised more than $200 million in just eight weeks from donors across the world, but then what happened?

...more
1 2 3 4 5 37 38 39
SHARES