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Tools and Education Can Reduce Sugary Drink Consumption For Low-Income Latino Families

As the White House prepares for the first conference on hunger, nutrition and health in more than 50 years, public health officials point out that providing access to safe potable drinking water must be part of the national conversation. Low income...
23-Sep-2022 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

New Study Provides Insights Into Stroke Recurrence and Death in Patients with Insulin Resistance

In patients with post-stroke cognitive impairment, the risk factors that contribute to stroke recurrence or death in certain populations is still unknown. A better understanding of who is at risk for a stroke recurrence or death would allow...
21-Sep-2022 2:15 PM EDT Add to Favorites

New GW Poll Shows Confidence in Government Institutions Remains Stagnant

Voter confidence in United States government institutions remains largely unchanged. However, significant majorities feel the U.S. economy and the nation as a whole are going in the wrong direction.
14-Sep-2022 4:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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GW’s Rodham Institute to Launch the “Geriatric Career Builders Registered Apprenticeship Program”

The Rodham Institute, part of the George Washington University (GW) School of Medicine and Health Sciences, has been awarded a $713,000 grant from The Washington Home, a charitable foundation, to launch the Geriatric Career Builders Program (GCBP),...
13-Sep-2022 4:50 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Atlantic Fellows for Health Equity Announces its 2023 Cohort

The Atlantic Fellows for Health Equity U.S. + Global, part of the Fitzhugh Mullan Institute for Health Workforce Equity, based at the George Washington University Milken Institute School of Public Health, is proud to announce its 2023 cohort — 20...
13-Sep-2022 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

New Study Highlights Impacts of The Infant Formula Shortage On Moms

The unprecedented infant formula shortage created an alarming problem for parents across the country. The majority of US infants are partially or entirely reliant on infant formula for nutrition, with only one in four infants exclusively breastfed...
7-Sep-2022 10:45 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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What You Know Changes How You See Things

Researchers at the George Washington University have gained important insight into how the human brain processes an object in the visual system and where in the brain this processing takes place. Their study, “Mugs and Plants: Object Semantic...
31-Aug-2022 3:40 PM EDT Add to Favorites

GW Researchers Find Remote Work Is A Double-Edged Sword for Women’s Career Equality

Remote work grew in popularity when COVID-19 forced lockdowns across the globe. Working virtually has as many advantages as it does disadvantages; but, for women especially, researchers at the George Washington University are finding virtual work...
10-Aug-2022 9:55 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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