Late Fall May Be Best Time of Year to Try to Conceive
After accounting for when couples are most likely to start trying to conceive, chances of conceiving quicker are best in late fall and early winter, especially in Southern states.
SPH Snapshot: February 10-14
Scenes from the last week on campus, from Valentine’s Day cupcakes to a Dean’s Symposium on voting and the health of populations.
Report Offers Framework to Strengthen Food and Drug Regulatory Agencies
Veronika Wirtz served on the National Academies of Science, Engineering, and Medicine committee that released the report.
‘Alexa, What Do You Say to a Friend Who Was Diagnosed with Cancer?’
Master of Science student Andrea DeMarsh helped create an Activist Bucks-funded video for Dana-Farber Cancer Institute that provides tips on what to say—and what not to say—to a loved one who was diagnosed with cancer.
State Alcohol Laws Focus on Drunk Driving—They Could Do Much More
Even Utah, the state with the strongest alcohol laws, has a lot of room for improvement.
Privacy Law Gaps in High School STI Health Services
Collaboration between schools (operating under FERPA) and health departments (operating under HIPAA) can compromise student privacy if they do not address these gaps.