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Gentrification Is a Public Health Crisis

Gentrification Is a Public Health Crisis

The fact that gentrification can make residents of displaced communities less healthy is not an inevitable effect of neutral market forces, but a fundamental injustice. A new report provides specific policy recommendations that can either prevent displacement or halt its progress.
posted by Human Impact Partners | Tue, 04/15/2014 - 11:07am
A Dean of a Medical School on a Drug Company Board? Interview About High-Level Conflicts of Interest with Walid Gellad, M.D.

A Dean of a Medical School on a Drug Company Board? Interview About High-Level Conflicts of Interest with Walid Gellad, M.D.

A recent research letter in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) by Timothy Anderson, MD, Chester Good, MD, MPH, Walid Gellad, MD, MPH and Shravan Dave, BS reveals that many US drug companies have leaders in academic medical centers on their boards.
posted by Martha Rosenberg | Mon, 04/14/2014 - 8:43am
Deadly Delays: Q&A with Ellen Gabler from The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Deadly Delays: Q&A with Ellen Gabler from The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

A team from the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel is being honored with one of journalism’s most prestigious awards for its series on the failures of the newborn screening system. Reporter Ellen Gabler provides a behind-the-pages look at how the paper reported the series.
posted by William Heisel | Fri, 04/11/2014 - 10:00am
Los niños que son testigos del arresto de sus padres por temas inmigratorios pueden sufrir problemas de salud de por vida

Los niños que son testigos del arresto de sus padres por temas inmigratorios pueden sufrir problemas de salud de por vida

Mientras que los niños muestran diferentes respuestas al trauma temprano, dependiendo de factores tales como su edad, los mecanismos de afrontamiento y el apoyo familiar, los expertos dicen que los testigos de la detención o deportación de los padres lleva a una compleja serie de problemas.
posted by Anthony Advincula | Fri, 04/11/2014 - 9:00am
Children Who Witness Parent's Immigration Arrest May Suffer Lifetime Health Consequences

Children Who Witness Parent's Immigration Arrest May Suffer Lifetime Health Consequences

While children show different responses to early trauma, depending on factors such as their age, coping mechanisms, and family support, experts say that research shows that witnessing a parent's arrest or deportation leads to a complex series of problems.
posted by Anthony Advincula | Fri, 04/11/2014 - 8:41am

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