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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

Embargoed AJPH Research: School Bullying and Fighting, Smoke-Free Impacts, Firearm Safety Laws

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

Embargoed AJPH Research: Older Americans Not Prepared for Emergencies; Body Mass Index and Mortality; Heart Health for Incarcerated Individuals’ Family

In this month’s release find research about older Americans and their level of preparedness for natural disaster emergencies; body mass index and its association with mortality risks and advanced death; and the cardiovascular risks among family...
13-Jan-2014 10:00 AM EST

American Journal of Public Health Special Issue Explores Efforts to Improve Birth Outcomes

A new issue of the American Journal of Public Health captures latest research for improving birth outcomes with topics ranging from disparities to breastfeeding.
16-Dec-2013 10:00 AM EST

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