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Aug 25
Texas Cities Increasingly Susceptible to Large Measles Outbreaks

The growing number of children arriving at Texas schools unvaccinated makes the state…

Aug 15
Electric Car Switch on for Health Benefits

Could the health benefits and reduced costs to healthcare systems be enough to justify…

Jul 29
Political Support, Strong Public Health Systems Key to Eliminating Measles Outbreaks Worldwide

Strong political support and strong public health systems are necessary to combat…

Jul 24
Prescription Drug Costs Steadily Soar, yet Price Transparency Is Lacking

After reviewing tens of millions of insurance claims for the country’s 49 most…

Jul 22
For Non-Hispanic Whites in the US, Life Expectancy Outlook Worsens

For the better part of a century, life expectancy in industrialized countries like the…

Jul 15
The Costs of Cancer in 2015: 8.7 Million Years of Life and $94 Billion in Lost Earnings

Cancer took more than 8.7 million years of life and $94.4 billion in lost earnings…

Jun 27
Visible Public Health Leadership Needed to Boost Vaccine Coverage

Public health expert Professor John Ashton is calling for local directors of public…

Jun 07
Poor, Crowded Cities Lack Access to Opioid Reversal Drug, Rutgers Study Finds

People living in the most populous, low-income areas in New Jersey with the highest…

May 30
Tech-Savvy People More Likely to Trust Digital Doctors

Would you trust a robot to diagnose your cancer? According to researchers at Penn…

May 28
Children with Cancer Wait an Average of 6.5 Years Longer Than Adults to Access New Drugs

Cancer drugs approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) took a median of…