Depression Lowers Women’s Chances of Pregnancy
Women who reported severe depression experienced 38 percent decrease in average probability of conception in given menstrual cycle.
Innovating for a Healthier Public
A note about innovations across sectors that stand to improve the health of populations.
Firearm Ownership Closely Tied to Suicide Rates
[VIDEO] Ownership explains 71 percent of variation in state-level gun suicide rates for males and 49 percent for females.
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In the Classroom: Fighting Obesity with Games and WGBH
Students in Monica Wang’s obesity class present health-promoting apps to Boston’s PBS member station.
Public Health Plays Important Role in Aftermath of Terror
Communities need to create and prepare “support and intervention systems” before incidents occur.
Focus Needed on Social Connections After Disasters
Mental health services needed in aftermath of disaster include support groups, targeting people in distress.