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Study improves understanding of how formal volunteering influences health and well-being

Study improves understanding of how formal volunteering influences health and well-being

New statistical framework could help determine the 'true prevalence' of COVID-19 pandemic

New statistical framework could help determine the 'true prevalence' of COVID-19 pandemic

Proportion of incorrectly established paternities has decreased over time, study finds

Proportion of incorrectly established paternities has decreased over time, study finds

UMass Amherst research professor receives award from National Council on Problem Gambling

UMass Amherst research professor receives award from National Council on Problem Gambling

Targeted mental health support lacking for people with chronic health conditions during pandemic

Targeted mental health support lacking for people with chronic health conditions during pandemic

Adult children's educational attainment impacts their parents' mental and physical health

Adult children's educational attainment impacts their parents' mental and physical health

New conceptual model depicts the relationship between policing and population health

New conceptual model depicts the relationship between policing and population health

Study explores loneliness among men in the COVID-19 pandemic

Study explores loneliness among men in the COVID-19 pandemic

Extreme longevity likely to rise slowly by the end of the 21st century

Extreme longevity likely to rise slowly by the end of the 21st century

Experts reveal ways of dealing with fear and provide scope for confidence

Experts reveal ways of dealing with fear and provide scope for confidence

‘Design thinking’ can be a long-term solution for better aged care

‘Design thinking’ can be a long-term solution for better aged care

Low BMI levels can increase risk of endometrial cancer in obese Asian women

Low BMI levels can increase risk of endometrial cancer in obese Asian women

At Texas border, pandemic’s high toll lays bare gaps in health and insurance

At Texas border, pandemic’s high toll lays bare gaps in health and insurance

Face-to-face interaction, distrust in preventative medicine caused "excess deaths" in Amish communities in 2020

Face-to-face interaction, distrust in preventative medicine caused "excess deaths" in Amish communities in 2020

LGB Millennials have worse health disadvantages, study finds

LGB Millennials have worse health disadvantages, study finds

What it means when celebrities stay coy about their vaccine status

What it means when celebrities stay coy about their vaccine status

New interactive resources launched to support the mental health of new mothers and fathers

New interactive resources launched to support the mental health of new mothers and fathers

UofSC researcher to examine the effectiveness of Medicaid-covered alcohol use disorder treatment

UofSC researcher to examine the effectiveness of Medicaid-covered alcohol use disorder treatment

Study reveals risk factors associated with COVID-19 outcomes for people with IDD

Study reveals risk factors associated with COVID-19 outcomes for people with IDD

Men's unemployment plays an outsized role in romantic relationship status

Men's unemployment plays an outsized role in romantic relationship status