Research Brief: Nutritional Education Can Improve Food Choices of Low-Income Americans Across Life Span
The nutrition of low-income Americans can be improved across the life span through participation in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program Education (SNAP-Ed), according to a new research brief published by RTI Press.
14-Jul-2014 2:00 PM EDT
Kansas adults with mental illness are twice as likely to use tobacco as adults without mental illness, according to a new report by RTI International and funded by the Kansas Health Foundation.
8-Jul-2014 9:25 AM EDT
Nutrition Education Program Improves Preschoolers’ at-Home Consumption of Vegetables, Low-Fat/Fat-Free Milk
A nutrition education program in low-income child care centers can improve a child’s at-home consumption of vegetables and low-fat/fat-free milk, according to a study by researchers from RTI International, Altarum Institute, and the U.S....
26-Jun-2014 12:00 AM EDT
In the absence of the kind of federal regulations that apply to tobacco cigarettes, television advertising for e-cigarettes has increased two-fold for youth and three-fold for young adults in the U.S. in the past two years, according to a study by...
29-May-2014 5:00 PM EDT
Global Health Research Efforts, Robust Disease Registries Needed to Address Kidney Disease of Unknown Origin
An important and mysterious global public health concern is unfolding around chronic kidney disease of unknown origin.
29-May-2014 2:45 PM EDT
Electronic cigarette “vapors” are made of small particles containing chemicals that may cause or worsen acute respiratory diseases, including asthma and bronchitis, among youth, according to a new study by RTI International.
29-Apr-2014 10:00 AM EDT
Community-Living Seniors with Dementia Are More Likely to Be Hospitalized Than Those Without Dementia; Little Difference Found Among Nursing Home Residents
Seniors living in the community who have dementia are more likely to be hospitalized and visit the emergency department than those who do not have dementia, according to a new study by researchers at RTI International.
7-Apr-2014 5:00 PM EDT
Electronic cigarette advertising expenditures tripled in the United States from $6.4 million in 2011 to $18.3 million in 2012, according to a study by RTI International.
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RTI International has two experts available to discuss international literacy.
8-Sep-2009 12:15 PM EDT
RTI International has three public health experts who can discuss issues surrounding the swine flu outbreak.
26-Apr-2009 4:30 PM EDT
World Malaria Day is Saturday, April 25. If you're looking for experts to speak about malaria control efforts in Africa, Dr. John Chimumbwa is available.
21-Apr-2009 11:45 AM EDT