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Democrats and Republicans agree: Take politics out of health policymaking

PHILADELPHIA - It's no secret that Americans are politically divided, but a new report offers hope that Democrats and Republicans find common ground on...

Health policies key factor in hospitalization of seniors

Government policy and infrastructure have a substantial impact on hospitalization of older adults, according to a University of Waterloo study.The study examined the experiences...

Tanning industry uses promos, cheap prices to lure adolescents and young...

Everyone knows cigarette smoking causes cancer and as a result, prices and advertising are closely regulated to discourage youth from starting. But another cancer...

Formation of habitual use drives cannabis addiction

Philadelphia, June 13, 2019 - A shift from brain systems controlling reward-driven use to habit-driven use differentiates heavy cannabis users who are addicted to...

How nurses bring clarity to the nature of social change

PHILADELPHIA (June 11, 2019) - History provides an enhanced understanding of the factors that inform social policy. In the wider arena of public...

Study finds FDA dermatology advisors receive payments following drug approvals

A team of researchers led by a member of the University of Colorado School of Medicine faculty at the Anschutz Medical Campus examined post-advisory...

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...

A $12 pill test could save the lives of first-timers

Pill testing services at music festivals may be most effective in reducing harm for people trying ecstasy for the first time, but less so...

Survey: Majority of current gun owners support the sale of personalized...

A new study led by researchers at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health found that almost four out of five current gun...

Researchers warn: junk food could be responsible for the food allergy...

(Glasgow, 8 June, 2019) Experts at the 52nd Annual Meeting of the European Society for Paediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition are today presenting...