Even small amounts of air pollution appear to raise the risk of a condition in pregnant women linked to premature births and lifelong neurological and respiratory disorders in their children, new Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health...
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While norovirus is often linked in the news to outbreaks on cruise ships, the highly contagious stomach bug sickens nearly 700 million around the world every year and results in roughly $4.2 billion in health care costs and $60.3 billion in societal...
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As the U.S. health system goes digital, from patient records to fitness trackers to web-based medical insurance marketplaces, a national group of health information experts has issued recommendations to guide the new field of population health...
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Researchers led by teams at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health and Wenzhou Medical University of China have discovered a way to keep adult stem cells that are destined to become testosterone-producing cells multiplying and on track...
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State-level policy changes can impact the number of fatal and non-fatal assaults, including shootings, of law enforcement officers, a new study led by researchers at the Johns Hopkins Center for Gun Policy and Research finds.
13-Apr-2016 9:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites
Coordinated Response Could Reduce Spread of Emerging Superbug in Health Facilities by More Than 75 Percent, Study Suggests
A simulation of how the so-called “superbug” carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae (CRE) might spread among health care facilities found that coordinated efforts prevented more than 75 percent of the often-severe infections that would have...
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Maryland’s 2011 increase in the alcohol sales tax appears to have led to fewer purchases of beer, wine and liquor in the state, suggesting reduced alcohol use, new Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health research indicates.
11-Apr-2016 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites
By spending less than $5 per person on essential health care services such as contraception, medication for serious illnesses and nutritional supplements, millions of maternal and child lives could be saved every year, according to a new analysis...
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18-Mar-2016 10:05 AM EDT
Johns Hopkins Expert Available to Discuss Different Ways Men and Women Respond to Infectious Diseases
8-Dec-2015 9:05 AM EST
Johns Hopkins Expert Available to Discuss FDA Approval of Genetically Engineered Salmon for Human Consumption
19-Nov-2015 3:05 PM EST
Johns Hopkins Expert Available to Discuss Importance of `Antibiotic Stewardship’ in the Age of Superbug Threats
4-Aug-2015 3:30 PM EDT
Johns Hopkins Expert Available to Discuss How Handgun Licensing Could Have Prevented Charleston Shooting
16-Jul-2015 10:05 AM EDT
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20-May-2015 11:05 AM EDT
Johns Hopkins Expert Available to Discuss New Programs Aimed at Enrolling in Medicaid Individuals in Criminal Justice Settings
8-May-2015 10:05 AM EDT