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Cognitive Impairment Common Among Elderly
More than 70% of elderly Medicare beneficiaries experience cognitive impairment or severe dementia near the end-of-life and may need surrogate decision makers for healthcare decisions. Learn More
Urban Gardeners: A Need to Prevent and Manage Soil Contamination
A study by the Center for a Livable Future found a need for clear and concise information on how best to prevent and manage soil contamination in urban gardens. Learn More
ADHD Treatment Leads to Rapid BMI Rebound
A new study by Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health researchers finds that stimulants used to treat childhood ADHD led to a rapid rebound of BMI in late adolescence and possible later obesity. Learn More
Medicare Part D Drug Coverage Saves Billions
A new study by the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health and the University of Illinois at Chicago found that Medicare Part D prescription drug coverage reduced program expenditures totaling $1.5 billion annually. Learn More
Murder Increase Examined
Repeal of Missouri's background check law associated with an increase in the state's murders. Learn More

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  1. Truven Health Analytics and the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health Collaborate to Launch Institute for Health and Productivity Studies

    Thu, 03 Apr 2014 16:20:55 GMT
  2. Bloomberg School Researchers Contribute to New CDC Report: Autism Spectrum Disorder Affects 1 in 68 U.S. Children

    Mon, 31 Mar 2014 18:08:41 GMT
  3. Urban Gardeners May Be Unaware of How Best to Manage Contaminants in Soil

    Mon, 31 Mar 2014 17:33:00 GMT
  4. Underage Youth and Adults Differ in their Alcohol Brand Preferences

    Thu, 20 Mar 2014 14:09:43 GMT
  5. Stimulants Used to Treat ADHD Influence BMI Growth Patterns Through Childhood With a BMI Rebound in Late Adolescence

    Mon, 17 Mar 2014 15:58:18 GMT
  6. Johns Hopkins International Injury Research Unit Launches Drowning Prevention Program in Bangladesh

    Fri, 07 Mar 2014 14:12:55 GMT
  7. Almost Half of U.S. Population Lives in Jurisdictions that Strengthened Gun Laws in 2013

    Fri, 07 Mar 2014 13:18:09 GMT
  8. Medicare Prescription Drug Coverage Produced Savings of $1.5 Billion a Year in First Four Years

    Tue, 04 Mar 2014 18:06:30 GMT lion-dollars-a-year-in-first-four-years.html