Youth Suicides More Prevalent in States with Higher Gun Ownership
Every 10 percentage-point increase in state household gun ownership associated with 26.9 percent increase in overall youth suicide rate.
Work Requirements Run Counter to Purpose of Medicaid
Work requirements proving barrier to better health, with people who are disenrolled becoming less likely to find and keep work.
New EPA Proposal Would Increase Emissions
Proposed rule would cause “emissions rebound” not included in EPA’s own analysis.
Public Health Means Mental Health
We pay far less attention to the prevention of mental illness than we should. Thoughts on why addressing mental health, and the stigma that can surround mental illness, should be core to the work of public health.
Ryan White Program Effective for HIV Care
Uninsured patients receiving care through program achieved consistent viral suppression as well as those who transitioned to Medicaid or private insurance.
Professor Appointed Vice President of New England Fertility Society
Shruthi Mahalingaiah previously served on organization’s research committee.