Thursday, August 13, 2020
Tags Poverty/wealth

Tag: poverty/wealth

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...

Something in the water

Between 2015 and 2016, Brazil suffered from an epidemic outbreak of the Zika virus, whose infections occurred throughout the country states. Despite...

Uninsured older adults more likely to be sicker and in need...

A new study, published this week in the International Journal of Health Services, found that older adults without health insurance in China...

Global burden of mental health in conflict settings

People living in countries that have experienced armed conflict are five times more likely to develop anxiety or depression, a University of Queensland research...

Millennials are ‘canaries in the coalmine’ for toxic economic trends

Millennials - young adults in their 20s and 30s - earn less money without a college degree and are more likely to die prematurely...

Study counters narrative that street homeless are ‘service resistant’

A team of researchers from the NYU Silver School of Social Work has found that bureaucratic barriers rather than personal intransigence lead many street...

Diets of Latinos and blacks have greatest environmental impact per dollar...

Despite spending less than white households on food overall, black and Latino households have more impact on the environment per dollar spent on food...