News Category: Research
Starting to drink too much associated with youth, transitioning to legal drinking age, being male, white, childless, healthier, and smoking and drug use, among other social factors.
Those who believe providers contribute to health disparities also more likely to confront issues of racism.
States with greater residential segregation of black and white populations have higher racial disparities in fatal firearm homicide.
Prenatal exposure to tetrachloroethylene in drinking water can double odds of stillbirth due to placental abruption and placental insufficiency.
When South Africa followed new WHO guidelines for antiretroviral therapy, large influx of newly eligible patients did not crowd out sicker patients or reduce quality of care.
Unemployment may reduce resilience in LBQ women but not in straight women.
Infections in girls more likely at 5-14 years old, while boys and men have higher risk at ages 15-39.
Police killings could contribute 55 million more poor mental health days every year among black Americans.
Centenarian offspring are less likely to be cognitively impaired as they age.
Individually delivered mantram repetition therapy more effective than present-centered therapy in reducing PTSD symptoms and insomnia in veterans.