The number of low-income patients screened for colorectal cancer more than tripled after Medicaid expansion in 2014, according to study findings in the Journal of the American College of Surgeons.
– American College of Surgeons (ACS)
Journal of the American College of Surgeons; 130th Annual Meeting of the Southern Surgical Association, December 2018; NCI HHSN26100001; CDC U58 DP005400; NCI P30 CA177558...
A University of Arkansas at Little Rock student has received a $2,750 Student Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) award from the Arkansas Department of Education to research an outdated maritime law that lawyers invoked in an attempt to avoid or...
– University of Arkansas at Little Rock
A pair of Affordable Care Act clauses had a sizable effect on the ability of people with diabetes to get health insurance, a new study suggests. Before the requirements took effect, the percentage of people with private health insurance who had diab...
– Michigan Medicine - University of Michigan
American Journal of Public Health, online first; TR000433 Embargo expired on 21-Feb-2019 at 16:00 ET
In this issue, find research on NYC's transfat ban, the Affordable Care Act and reproductive age women, behavioral health emergencies, Caribbean health and more.
– American Public Health Association (APHA)
American Journal of Public Health Embargo expired on 21-Feb-2019 at 16:00 ET
Ilinois could reduce the number of people killed each year by gun violence by implementing ten policies supported by available research, according to a new report authored by researchers at the Johns Hopkins Center for Gun Policy and Research. The ce...
– Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
Policies to Reduce Gun Violence in Illinois: Research, Policy Analysis
Recognizing the persistence of health inequities in the Americas, an emerging Health Equity Network of the Americas (HENA) describes its approach to promoting health equity through intersectoral partnerships in a newly released issue of Ethnicity & D...
– University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), Health Sciences
Ethnicity & Disease
A District Court injunction preventing the military discharge of two Air Force members living with HIV was responsive to medical evidence and reflected important recognition of advances in treatment for HIV, as well as of the abilities of people wit...
– Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA)
– University of Utah
– University of Notre Dame
The initiative brings academic researchers, Hollywood leaders, journalists and social media content creators together, encouraging full participation in the upcoming census to ensure an accurate count in all 50 states and U.S. territories.
– USC Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism
– University of Notre Dame
What misdeeds warrant corporate death penalties? A new study explores two case studies focused on industries that kill more people than they employ. The study lays out the rationale for establishing an actionable threshold and offers insights into so...
– Michigan Technological University
Social Sciences, Feb-2019
Produced by the Great Cities Institute at the University of Illinois at Chicago, the report provides a framework for the region to plan and carry out future projects that deal with public health and the environment, social equity, and economic develo...
– University of Illinois at Chicago
– University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing
– Cornell University
– American University
– Arizona State University (ASU)
– Northwestern University
– Washington University in St. Louis
– Texas A&M University