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COVID-19 Testing Kits Also Can Measure Oral Microbiome in Saliva

COVID-19 saliva testing kits that include a novel preservative can also be used measure microscopic organisms in the mouth, a Rutgers study found. This enables study of the relationship between mouth and lung microbes and the SARS-CoV-2 virus that...
22-Nov-2021 1:50 PM EST Add to Favorites

English Learners Face Severe Inequities and Substandard Conditions in NJ Schools

English learners (ELs) in New Jersey public schools, already facing inadequate supports and a lack of attention, missed out on critical services during the COVID-19 pandemic, according to a report released today by the NJ Consortium for Immigrant...
19-Nov-2021 3:20 PM EST Add to Favorites

Local Budgets May Cause Severe Consequences for Maternal Outcomes in New Jersey

Life-threatening outcomes of labor and delivery are associated with the amount of funding municipal governments spend on services ranging from fire protection and ambulance to parks, recreation and libraries, according to a new Rutgers study that...
18-Nov-2021 12:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Maternal Depression Associated with Long-Term Economic Instability

Maternal depression after childbirth affects a mothers’ economic welfare and financial stability up to 15 years later, according to a Rutgers study.
17-Nov-2021 11:15 AM EST Add to Favorites

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Ethan Halm named Rutgers Inaugural Vice Chancellor of Population Health

Ethan Halm has being named as Rutgers' first vice chancellor of population health to oversee initiatives that will examine and offer better solutions to prevent disease, and to manage populations with chronic illnesses such as diabetes and heart...
16-Nov-2021 1:35 PM EST Add to Favorites

Community Resources are Imperative for Young Sexual Minority Men with Stressful Police Exposures

More gay, bisexual, and transgender men, also known as sexual minority Black men, are victims of policing stop-and-frisk policies than their Hispanic and white counterparts, according to a new Rutgers study.
16-Nov-2021 1:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Who Bought Firearms During 2020 Purchasing Surge?

A new Rutgers study has found that people who bought firearms during the COVID-19 pandemic and national surge in firearm sales tend to be more sensitive to threats and have less emotional and impulse control than firearm owners who did not make a...
15-Nov-2021 3:20 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Volcanic eruptions contributed to collapse of China dynasties

Volcanic eruptions contributed to the collapse of dynasties in China in the last 2,000 years by temporarily cooling the climate and affecting agriculture, according to a Rutgers co-authored study.
9-Nov-2021 12:30 PM EST Add to Favorites

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