Public Health News and Research

RSS
NIH contract awarded to UAB for acute flaccid myelitis natural history study

NIH contract awarded to UAB for acute flaccid myelitis natural history study

Researchers quantify smoking's strong connection with peripheral artery disease

Researchers quantify smoking's strong connection with peripheral artery disease

Retiring abroad? Prepare to possibly mix and match health insurance

Retiring abroad? Prepare to possibly mix and match health insurance

Research shows how freshwater prawns could reduce schistosomiasis transmission

Research shows how freshwater prawns could reduce schistosomiasis transmission

Child drowning rates drop as communities adopt stricter building codes

Child drowning rates drop as communities adopt stricter building codes

Recreational drugs more likely to be tried for the first time in summer, study shows

Recreational drugs more likely to be tried for the first time in summer, study shows

Injuries leading to at least a week off of work increases suicide risk

Injuries leading to at least a week off of work increases suicide risk

High prices of nutritious foods contribute to global malnutrition, research shows

High prices of nutritious foods contribute to global malnutrition, research shows

Molecular action that enables cilantro to effectively delay certain seizures uncovered

Molecular action that enables cilantro to effectively delay certain seizures uncovered

Continuation of community-wide HIV testing could lead to reductions in new HIV cases

Continuation of community-wide HIV testing could lead to reductions in new HIV cases

American nurses receive just 1 hour of training in handling catastrophic situations

American nurses receive just 1 hour of training in handling catastrophic situations

Young children are at unprecedented risk for accidental medicine ingestion during summer vacation

Young children are at unprecedented risk for accidental medicine ingestion during summer vacation

Online pain and mood symptom self-management works better when coupled with clinician telecare

Online pain and mood symptom self-management works better when coupled with clinician telecare

Study will investigate how to make talk therapy treatment more accessible to all women

Study will investigate how to make talk therapy treatment more accessible to all women

FDA grants approval for generic versions of Lyrica

FDA grants approval for generic versions of Lyrica

People successfully treated for visceral leishmaniasis can still infect others, study confirms

People successfully treated for visceral leishmaniasis can still infect others, study confirms

‘Disease and bacteria know no borders’: Global health leaders must do more to prevent the spread of infectious disease

‘Disease and bacteria know no borders’: Global health leaders must do more to prevent the spread of infectious disease

Study examines role of plastic exposure in irregular heart rhythms, arrhythmias

Study examines role of plastic exposure in irregular heart rhythms, arrhythmias

Study shows increase in diagnosis of colorectal cancer among young adults

Study shows increase in diagnosis of colorectal cancer among young adults

How the Eastern Cherokee took control of their health care

How the Eastern Cherokee took control of their health care