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What comes after COVID-19? Special issue in the journal Population and...

At this alarming time, when the COVID-19 pandemic is on everyone's mind, a new special issue in the open-access peer-reviewed journal Population...

Fleeing Nazis shaped Austrian politics for generations after World War II

A new study in The Economic Journal, published by Oxford University Press, suggests that migrating extremists can shape political developments in their destination regions...

Patient navigators cut ER visits, hospitalization for high risk health care...

Texas is one of a handful of states operating under a Medicaid 1115 Transformation Waiver that allows the expansion of Medicaid managed...

UMass Amherst biostatistician lends expertise to white house coronavirus task force

A University of Massachusetts Amherst biostatistician who directs the UMass-based Flu Forecasting Center of Excellence was invited by the White House Coronavirus...

Majority in national survey against separating immigrant families at US/Mexico Border

A clear majority of participants in a national survey about the zero-tolerance policy on the United States/Mexico border strongly opposed separating immigrant families and...

Alcoholism without borders

In some former Soviet bloc countries, men often die early due to alcohol abuse. Alcoholism-related mortality varies considerably from one region to...

JNCCN: Younger cancer survivors far more likely to experience food and...

PLYMOUTH MEETING, PA -- New research from the American Cancer Society in the March 2020 issue of JNCCN--Journal of the National...

Evidence of hiring discrimination against nonwhite groups in 9 countries examined

EVANSTON, Ill. --- A new meta-analysis on hiring discrimination by Northwestern University sociologist Lincoln Quillian and his colleagues finds evidence of pervasive hiring discrimination...

Gender bias continues in recognition of physicians and nurses

New Rochelle, NY, June 17, 2019--A new study has shown that patients are significantly more likely to correctly identify male physicians and...

Lumping all Hispanic-Americans together masks the differences in cancer outcomes

A San Diego State University study is among the first to describe trends in cancer mortality by specific Hispanic group for the...