Umbilical Cord Antiseptic Not Effective in Reducing Infant Deaths in Africa
Results in Zambia raise questions about efforts to scale up use of chlorhexidine wash globally.
Detangling the Roots of Black Hair and Health
[VIDEO] Student Kirsten Minor illuminates chemical exposure risk for hairdressers and their clients.
Researching Fall Prevention in HIV Patients
Grant funds examination of alcohol and drug use in elevating risk of frailty, fractures.
Public Health and the Rise of Non-Communicable Diseases
The rise of NCDs is, in large part, a result of the success of public health in preventing infectious diseases. Some thoughts on how a focus on foundational drivers can guide the fight against NCDs.
Most C-Sections Don’t Impact Future Fertility
Subsequent fertility found to be reduced only for less common kinds of C-sections (breech births or planned procedures).
Safety-Net Hospitals Cut Readmissions, But Changes to Penalty Program Urged
Hospitals that serve large populations of poor patients bear largest share of penalties.