Embargoed AJPH Research: Job Losses and Teen Suicide-Related Behaviors, Online Weight Loss Sites, LGB Students and At-School Adult Connections
In this month’s release, find studies about economic downturns and their link to teen suicide-related behaviors; the accuracy and quality of online weight loss sites; and the potential impact of an at-school adult connection for students that...
11-Aug-2014 11:00 AM EDT
In a new special issue of the American Journal of Public Health, find studies about smoke-free veteran homes; racial disparities among VA cancer patients; and veteran suicidal ideation and mental distress.
4-Aug-2014 10:00 AM EDT
Embargoed AJPH Research: Mental Health Services in the Military, Older Adults’ Risk of Falls, Mother’s Depression and Homelessness
In this month’s release, find studies about the use of mental health services among U.S. soldiers; the risk of falls among older adults that engage in utilitarian walking; and a link between a mother’s depression and homelessness.
14-Jul-2014 10:00 AM EDT
Embargoed AJPH Research: Bike Share Programs and Head Injuries, U.S. Traffic Fatalities, Smoking and Lung Cancer
In this month’s release, find studies about the risk of head injuries associated with bike share programs; the United States’ slow decline in traffic fatalities; and a new model to estimate the extent to which smoking can be attributed to lung...
9-Jun-2014 10:00 AM EDT
Embargoed AJPH Research: Youth Weight and Choosing Friends, Lowering Fast Food Consumption, School Tap Water Quality
In this month’s release, find studies about adolescent weight status and how it may impact choosing friends; types of policies that may be the most helpful in lowering fast food consumption and increasing consumption of fruits and vegetables; and...
12-May-2014 12:00 PM EDT
In this month’s release, find studies about recent trends in the decrease of bullying and physical fighting among school-aged youth; the decrease in COPD hospitalizations in smoke-free communities; and the association between firearm safety laws...
14-Apr-2014 1:20 PM EDT
Embargoed AJPH Research: Food Behaviors During a Recession, Physical Activity for Transit Users, HPV Vaccination Trends
In this month’s release, find research about the impact of the recession on food consumption and buying behavior; the physical benefits of taking public transit; and the latest rates of women receiving HPV vaccinations.
7-Mar-2014 11:00 AM EST
Embargoed AJPH Research: Harmful Ads in at-Risk Neighborhoods, Food Prices and Blood Sugar Levels, Dental Screenings Save Money
In this month’s release find research about the prevalence of harmful ads in non-white, lower-income communities; healthy food prices and their association with blood sugar levels for individuals with type 2 diabetes; and the health care savings...
6-Feb-2014 10:00 AM EST