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2014 News Releases

  1. A New Way to Look at Diabetes and Heart Risk

    People with diabetes who appear otherwise healthy may have a six-fold higher risk of developing heart failure regardless of their cholesterol levels, new Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health research suggests.
    Thu, 11 Sep 2014 17:19:13 GMThttp://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2014/a-new-way-to -look-at-diabetes-and-heart-risk.html
  2. A Weekly Text Message Could Encourage Healthier Food Choices, New Study Shows

    Many people are unaware that the FDA’s nutrition labels are based on a 2,000-calorie-a-day diet, but a weekly text message reminder can greatly improve that awareness, according to a new study from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.
    Wed, 10 Sep 2014 15:39:15 GMThttp://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2014/a-weekly-text-message-could-encourage-healthier-food-choices-new-study-shows.html
  3. Hog Workers Carry Drug-Resistant Bacteria Even After They Leave the Farm

    Tue, 09 Sep 2014 15:05:09 GMThttp://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2014/hog-workers-carry-drug-resistant-bacteria-even-after-they-leave-the-farm.html
  4. Nation’s Leading Health Advocates Join Clinton Foundation, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health in Signing Consensus Statement on Prescription Drug Misuse, Abuse and Addiction

    The consensus statement is a direct response to President Clinton’s call-to-action in May 2014, when he addressed leading experts convened by the Clinton Health Matters Initiative and the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.
    Tue, 09 Sep 2014 14:40:32 GMThttp://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2014/nations-leading-health-advocates-join-clinton-foundation-johns-hopkins-bloomberg-school-of-public-healthin-signing-consensus-statement-on-prescription-drug-misuse-abuse-and-addiction-in-the-united States.html
  5. Normal-Weight Counselors Feel More Successful Than Heavier Counselors at Helping Obese Patients Slim Down, Study Suggests

    A new study by researchers at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health suggests that normal-weight nutrition and exercise counselors feel significantly more successful in getting obese patients to lose weight than those who are overweight.
    Thu, 04 Sep 2014 13:59:29 GMThttp://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2014/normal-weight-counselors-feel-more-successful-than-heavier-counselors-at-helping-obese-patients-slim-down-study-suggests.html
  6. ‘Drink Responsibly’ Messages in Alcohol Ads Promote Products, Not Public Health

    Alcohol industry magazine ads reminding consumers to “drink responsibly” or “enjoy in moderation” fail to convey basic public health information, according to a new study from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.
    Wed, 03 Sep 2014 14:51:52 GMThttp://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2014/drink-responsibly-messages-in-alcohol-ads-promote-products-not-public-health.html
  7. State Medical Marijuana Laws Linked to Lower Prescription Overdose Deaths

    A study led by Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health researchers found that injecting a vaccine-like compound into mice was effective in protecting them from malaria.
    Tue, 26 Aug 2014 17:13:25 GMThttp://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2014/state-medical-marijuana-laws-linked-to-lower-prescription-overdose-deaths.html
  8. Measuring Calcium Buildup Is a Better Way to Predict Heart Disease in Those With Chronic Kidney Disease, Study Finds

    Calcium buildup in the coronary arteries of chronic kidney disease patients may be a strong indicator of heart disease risk, according to a new study led by Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health researchers.
    Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:31:39 GMThttp://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2014/measuring-calcium-buildup-is-a-better-way to-predict-heart-disease-in-those-with-chronic-kidney-disease-study-finds.html
  9. Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health’s Data Science Specialization MOOC Series Launches Industry Collaboration with SwiftKey

    The Johns Hopkins Data Science Specialization, a series of nine MOOCs offered by the Bloomberg School of Public Health’s Department of Biostatistics on Coursera, is tapping SwiftKey, the keyboard app maker, to develop capstone projects.
    Tue, 19 Aug 2014 14:48:06 GMThttp://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2014/johns-hopkins-bloomberg-school-of-public-healths-data-science-specialization-mooc-series-launches-industry-collaboration-with-swiftkey.html
  10. CDC Awards $4 Million to the Johns Hopkins Center for Injury Research and Policy

    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has awarded $4 million to the Johns Hopkins Center for Injury Research and Policy at the Bloomberg School of Public Health
    Mon, 18 Aug 2014 15:48:27 GMThttp://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2014/cdc-awards-four-million-dollars-to-the-johns-hopkins-center-for-injury-research-and-policy.html
  11. Harnessing the Power of Bacteria’s Sophisticated Immune System

    Researchers at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health say they now have a clear picture of the bacterial immune system and say its unique shape is likely why bacteria can so quickly recognize and destroy their assailants.
    Thu, 14 Aug 2014 18:13:04 GMThttp://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2014/harnessing-the-power-of-bacterias-sophisticated-immune-system.html
  12. Researchers Uncover Clues About How the Most Important TB Drug Attacks Its Target

    Researchers at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health say they have discovered a new clue to understanding how the most important medication for tuberculosis (TB) works to attack dormant TB bacteria in order to shorten treatment.
    Wed, 13 Aug 2014 13:32:54 GMThttp://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2014/researchers-uncover-clues-about-how-the-most-important-tb-drug-attacks-its-target.html
  13. Maryland Colleges Release Results from New Alcohol Survey

    A statewide collaborative led by 10 Maryland college and university presidents released the results today of the first annual Maryland College Alcohol Survey (MD-CAS), providing a comprehensive look at excessive drinking among Maryland college students.
    Tue, 12 Aug 2014 13:19:18 GMThttp://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2014/maryland-colleges-release-results-from-new-alcohol-survey.html
  14. A Vaccine Alternative Protects Mice Against Malaria

    A study led by Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health researchers found that injecting a vaccine-like compound into mice was effective in protecting them from malaria.
    Mon, 11 Aug 2014 19:17:28 GMThttp://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2014/a-vaccine-alternative-protects-mice-against-malaria.html
  15. Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health Launches Tobacco-Free Campus Initiative

    The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health is now a tobacco-free campus. In launching the Tobacco-Free Campus Initiative, the School prohibits the use of any tobacco product – not just cigarettes – in all buildings, facilities and vehicles.
    Thu, 07 Aug 2014 17:03:30 GMThttp://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2014/johns-hopkins-bloomberg-school-of-public-health-launches-tobacco-free-campus-initiative.html
  16. Maryland State Health Secretary to Join Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

    Joshua M. Sharfstein, Secretary of the Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, will join the faculty of the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health as Associate Dean for Public Health Practice and Training effective Jan. 1, 2015.
    Wed, 30 Jul 2014 14:29:01 GMThttp://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2014/maryland-state-health-secretary-to-join-johns-hopkins-bloomberg-school-of-public-health.html
  17. Brand Specific Television Alcohol Ads A Significant Predictor Of Brand Consumption Among Underage Youth

    Underage drinkers are three times more likely to drink alcohol brands that advertise on television programs they watch compared to other alcohol brands, providing new evidence of a strong association between alcohol advertising and youth drinking.
    Tue, 29 Jul 2014 17:02:03 GMThttp://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2014/brand-specific-television-alcohol-ads-a-significant-predictor-of-brand-consumption-among-underage-youth.html
  18. Life Expectancy Gains Threatened As More Older Americans Suffer From Multiple Medical Conditions

    With nearly four in five older Americans living with multiple medical conditions, a new study by Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health researchers finds that the more ailments you have after retirement age, the shorter your life expectancy.
    Wed, 23 Jul 2014 13:48:18 GMThttp://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2014/life-expectancy-gains-threatened-as-more-older-americans-suffer-from-multiple-medical-conditions.html
  19. New JAIDS Supplement Highlights Health Communication’s Essential Role in HIV Prevention and Care

    The Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes (JAIDS) released a special supplement devoted entirely to health communication and its role in HIV prevention and treatment. JHSPH faculty contributed significantly to the special supplement.
    Wed, 16 Jul 2014 19:28:37 GMThttp://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2014/new-jaids-supplement-highlights-health-communications-essential-role-in-hiv-prevention-and-care.html
  20. Stroke Risk and Death Rates Fall Over Past Two Decades

    Fewer Americans are having strokes and those who do have a lower risk of dying from them finds a new study led by Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health researchers.
    Wed, 16 Jul 2014 14:07:32 GMThttp://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2014/stroke-risk-and-death-fates-fall-over-past-two-decades.html
  21. Rollout Strategy Is Key to Battling India’s TB Epidemic, Researchers Find

    A new study led by Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health researchers suggests that getting patients in India quickly evaluated by the right doctors can be just as effective at curbing tuberculosis (TB) as a new, highly accurate screening test.
    Tue, 15 Jul 2014 18:28:44 GMThttp://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2014/rollout-strategy-is-key-to-battling-india-tb-epidemic-researchers-find.html
  22. Stephanie Desmon Joins Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health as Director of Media and Public Relations

    Stephanie Desmon, an award-winning journalist who for the past four-and-half years served as senior media representative at Johns Hopkins Medicine, joined the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health as director of media and public relations.
    Tue, 15 Jul 2014 15:33:49 GMThttp://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2014/stephanie-desmon-joins-johns-hopkins-bloomberg-school-of-public-health-as-director-of-media-and-public-relations.html
  23. Rethinking Fish Farming to Offset Its Public Health and Environmental Risks

    The authors recommend a multidisciplinary approach to fish farming. Aquaculture is the source of nearly half the world's seafood. The approach, One Health, would assess environmental, health and economic impact of fish farming.
    Mon, 14 Jul 2014 16:23:41 GMThttp://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2014/rethinking-fish-farming-to-offset-its-public-health-and-environmental-risks.html
  24. Underage Drinkers Heavily Exposed to Magazine Ads for Alcohol Brands They Consume

    Wed, 09 Jul 2014 14:12:31 GMThttp://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2014/underage-drinkers-heavily-exposed-to-magazine-ads-for-alcohol-brands-they-consume.html
  25. Roland Thorpe Appointed to Federal Advisory Committee on Minority Health

    Wed, 09 Jul 2014 13:21:55 GMThttp://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2014/roland-thorpe-appointed-to-federal-advisory-committee-on-minority-health.html
  26. U.S. Cities Could Look to Baltimore as Model for Improving Access to Quality Foods

    Wed, 02 Jul 2014 14:45:38 GMThttp://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2014/us-cities-could-look-to-baltimore-as-model-for-improving-access-to-quality-foods.html
  27. The Research 1%: Bloomberg School Faculty Named 'Highly Cited' by Thomson Reuters

    Fri, 27 Jun 2014 15:08:43 GMThttp://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2014/the-research-one-percent-bloomberg-school-faculty-named-highly-cited-by-thomson-reuters.html
  28. Deploying Midwives in Poorest Nations Could Avert Millions of Maternal and Newborn Deaths

    Wed, 25 Jun 2014 13:22:48 GMThttp://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2014/deploying-midwives-in-poorest-nations-could-avert-millions-of-maternal-and-newborn-deaths.html
  29. Elizabeth Stuart Named Chair of New Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) Advisory Panel on Clinical Trials

    Tue, 24 Jun 2014 16:13:35 GMThttp://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2014/elizabeth-stuart-named-chair-of-new-patient-centered-outcomes-research-institute-advisory-panel-on-clinical-trials.html
  30. Broccoli Sprout Beverage Enhances Detoxification of Air Pollutants in Clinical Trial in China

    Mon, 16 Jun 2014 13:19:15 GMThttp://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2014/broccoli-sprout-beverage-enhances-detoxification-of-air-pollutants-in-clinical-trial-in-china.html
  31. Binge Drinking Among Youth Concentrated Among a Small Number of Alcohol Brands; Vodka Often Binge Drink of Choice

    Thu, 12 Jun 2014 12:23:43 GMThttp://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2014/binge-drinking-among-youth-concentrated-among-a-small-number-of-alcohol-brands-vodka-often-binge-drink-of-choice.html
  32. Bloomberg School Alumna Wins Journalism Awards for Reporting on Dowry Violence in India

    Tue, 03 Jun 2014 22:24:38 GMThttp://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2014/bloomberg-school-alumna-wins-journalism-awards-for-reporting-on-dowry-violence-in-india.html
  33. Ciro de Quadros, MD, MPH, Global Health Leader

    Tue, 03 Jun 2014 20:21:12 GMThttp://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2014/ciro-de-quadros-md-mph-global-health-leader.html
  34. Medicaid Enrollment Policies Help Pregnant Women Quit Smoking But Have Little Impact on Adverse Birth Outcomes

    Tue, 03 Jun 2014 18:27:24 GMThttp://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2014/medicaid-enrollment-policies-help-pregnant-women Quit Smoking But Have-little-impact on-adverse-birth-outcomes.html
  35. Adopting New Definition of Kidney Disease for Clinical Trials Could Accelerate Development of New Treatments

    Tue, 03 Jun 2014 15:08:18 GMThttp://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2014/adopting-new-definition-of-kidney-disease-for-clinical-trials-could-accelerate-development-of-new-treatments.html
  36. Study: Baltimore Hookah Bars Contain Elevated Levels of Carbon Monoxide and Air Nicotine

    Thu, 29 May 2014 15:13:39 GMThttp://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2014/study-baltimore-hookah-bars-contain-elevated-levels-of-carbon-monoxide-and-air-nicotine.html
  37. Class of 2014: 860 Students Graduate from Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

    Wed, 28 May 2014 16:11:43 GMThttp://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2014/class-of-two-thousand-fourteen-eight-hundred-and-sixty-students-graduate-from-johns-hopkins-bloomberg-school-of-public-health.html
  38. CARES Mobile Safety Center Hosts 10th Anniversary Bike Safety Rodeo

    Wed, 28 May 2014 15:07:03 GMThttp://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2014/cares-mobile-safety-center-hosts-tenth-anniversary-bike-safety-rodeo
  39. Johns Hopkins Schools Collaborate to Offer Business of Health Care Certificate Program

    Tue, 27 May 2014 20:29:22 GMThttp://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2014/johns-hopkins-schools-collaborate-to-offer-business-of-health-care-certificate-program.html
  40. Why Transatlantic Trade Must Play a Role in Addressing Antibiotic Resistance

    Tue, 27 May 2014 16:53:37 GMThttp://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2014/why-transatlantic-trade-must-play-a-role-in-sddressing-antibiotic-resistance.html
  41. Center for a Livable Future Director Announces Plans to Step Down

    Thu, 22 May 2014 20:39:48 GMThttp://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2014/center-for-a-livable-future-director-announces-plans-to-step-down.html
  42. William H. Gates Sr. and Susan Packard Orr to Deliver Keynote Addresses at Gates Institute’s 15th Anniversary

    Tue, 20 May 2014 20:11:20 GMThttp://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2014/william-h-gates-sr-and-susan-packard-orr-to-deliver-keynote-addresses-at-gates-institute-fifteenth-anniversary.html
  43. White House Responds to Public Health Deans: the Central Intelligence Agency Makes No Use of Operational Vaccination Programs

    Tue, 20 May 2014 15:03:57 GMThttp://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2014/white-house-responds-to-public-health-deans-the-central-intelligence-agency-makes-no-use-of-operational-vaccination-programs.html
  44. Mathuram Santosham, MD, Receives 2014 Albert B. Sabin Gold Medal Award for Vaccine-Related Work Credited with Saving Millions of Children’s Lives Worldwide

    Fri, 16 May 2014 19:53:05 GMThttp://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2014/mathuram-santosham-md-receives-2014-albert-b-sabin-gold-medal-award-for-vaccine-related-work-credited-with-saving-millions-of-childrens-lives-worldwide.html
  45. President Clinton to Open Town Hall on Prescription Drug Abuse at Johns Hopkins University

    Fri, 09 May 2014 17:23:22 GMThttp://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2014/president-clinton-to-open-town-hall-on-prescription-drug-abuse-at-johns-hopkins-university.html
  46. Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health Launches Global Health NOW, a Daily Compendium of Essential News

    Tue, 06 May 2014 14:54:50 GMThttp://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2014/johns-hopkins-bloomberg--school-of-public-health-launches-global-health-now-a-daily-compendium-of-essential-news.html
  47. Johns Hopkins Joins the Food and Drug Administration’s Centers of Excellence in Regulatory Science and Innovation (CERSI)

    Mon, 05 May 2014 19:18:23 GMThttp://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2014/johns-hopkins-joins-the-food-and-drug-administration-centers-of-excellence-in-regulatory-science-and-innovation-cersi.html
  48. Governor Signs Bill Banning Extreme-Strength Alcohol in Maryland

    Mon, 05 May 2014 16:08:05 GMThttp://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2014/governor-signs-bill-banning-extreme-strength-alcohol-in-maryland.html
  49. New Paper Calls Upon States to Cease Experimenting with Lethal Injection Drugs and Comply with FDA Regulations

    Mon, 05 May 2014 13:41:40 GMThttp://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2014/new-paper-calls-upon-states-to-cease-experimenting-with-lethal-injection-drugs-and-comply-with-fda-regulations.html
  50. Oral Cancer Linked to Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Infection Does Not Increase HPV Infection Risk Among Long-Term Partners

    Thu, 01 May 2014 18:01:21 GMThttp://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2014/oral-cancer-linked-to-human-papillomavirus-hpv-infection-does-not-increase-hpv-infection-risk-among-long-term-partners.html
  51. Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health Reaches MOOC Milestone: One Million Enrollees

    Mon, 28 Apr 2014 15:34:26 GMThttp://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2014/johns-hopkins-bloomberg-school-of-public-health-reaches-mooc-milestone-one-million-enrollees.html
  52. Johns Hopkins Malaria Research Institute Hosts World Malaria Day

    Wed, 23 Apr 2014 21:31:01 GMThttp://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2014/johns-hopkins-malaria-research-institute-hosts-world-malaria-day.html
  53. David Holtgrave Appointed Vice Chair of Presidential Advisory Council on HIV/AIDS

    Tue, 22 Apr 2014 17:51:47 GMThttp://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2014/david-holtgrave-appointed-vice-chair-of-presidential-advisory-council-on-hiv-aids.html
  54. New Research Shows People Are Thinking about Their Health Early in the Week

    Mon, 21 Apr 2014 17:11:06 GMThttp://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2014/new_research_shows_people_are_thinking_about_their_health_early_in_the_week.html
  55. Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health Researchers Find Association Between SSRI Use During Pregnancy and Autism and Developmental Delays in Boys

    Tue, 15 Apr 2014 18:03:34 GMThttp://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2014/johns-hopkins-bloomberg-school-of-public-health-researchers-find-association-between-ssri-use-during-pregnancy-and-autism-and-developmental-delays-in-boys.html
  56. Pre-diabetes and Diabetes Nearly Double Over the Past Two Decades

    Tue, 15 Apr 2014 17:33:05 GMThttp://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2014/pre-diabetes-and-diabetes-nearly-double-over-the-past-two-decades.html
  57. Johns Hopkins Researcher Honored for Diabetes Study Identifying Risk Variants Related to Race

    Fri, 11 Apr 2014 15:34:00 GMThttp://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2014/johns-hopkins-researcher-honored-for-diabetes-study-identifying-risk-variants-related-to-race.html
  58. MSPH Student Awarded Hopkins Pulitzer Fellowship

    Tue, 08 Apr 2014 17:58:18 GMThttp://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2014/msph-student-awarded-hopkins-pulitzer-fellowship.html
  59. Cognitive Impairment Common Among Community-Dwelling and Nursing-Home Resident Elderly Nearing End-of-Life

    Mon, 07 Apr 2014 20:15:02 GMThttp://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2014/cognitive-impairment-common-among-community-dwelling-and-nursing-home-resident-elderly-nearing-end-of-life.html
  60. 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 GMThttp://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2014/truven-health-analytics-and-the-johns-hopkins-bloomberg-school-of-public-health-collaborate-to-launch-institute-for-health-and-productivity-studies.html
  61. Urban Gardeners May Be Unaware of How Best to Manage Contaminants in Soil

    Mon, 31 Mar 2014 17:33:00 GMThttp://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2014/urban-gardeners-may-be-unaware-of-how-best-to-manage-contaminants-in-soil.html
  62. Bloomberg School Researchers Contribute to New CDC Report: Autism Spectrum Disorder Affects 1 in 68 U.S. Children

    Thu, 27 Mar 2014 17:25:27 GMThttp://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2014/bloomberg-school-researchers-contribute-to-new-cdc-report-autism-spectrum-disorder-affects-one-in-sixty-eight-in-us-children.html
  63. Underage Youth and Adults Differ in their Alcohol Brand Preferences

    Thu, 20 Mar 2014 14:09:43 GMThttp://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2014/underage-youth-and-adults-differ-in-their-alcohol-brand-preferences.html
  64. 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 GMThttp://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2014/stimulants-used-to-treat-ADHD-influence-bmi-growth-patterns-through-childhood-with-a-bmi-rebound-in-late-adolescence.html
  65. Almost Half of U.S. Population Lives in Jurisdictions that Strengthened Gun Laws in 2013

    Fri, 07 Mar 2014 13:18:09 GMThttp://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2014/almost-half-of-us-population-lives-in-jurisdictions-that-strengthened-gun-laws-in-2013.html
  66. Johns Hopkins International Injury Research Unit Launches Drowning Prevention Program in Bangladesh

    Thu, 06 Mar 2014 19:31:32 GMThttp://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2014/johns-hopkins-international-injury-research-unit-launches-drowning-prevention-program-in-bangladesh.html
  67. Medicare Prescription Drug Coverage Produced Savings of $1.5 Billion a Year in First Four Years

    Tue, 04 Mar 2014 18:06:30 GMThttp://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2014/medicare-prescription-drug-coverage-produced-savings-of-one-and-a-half-bil lion-dollars-a-year-in-first-four-years.html
  68. Regulating Agencies Often Hindered in Addressing Health Concerns from Industrial Animal Production

    Wed, 26 Feb 2014 15:22:58 GMThttp://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2014/regulating-agencies-often-hindered-in-addressing-health-concerns-from-industrial-animal-production.html
  69. Eliminating Maternal Mortality in Developing Countries Could Extend Women’s Life Expectancy in Reproductive Ages on Average by More Than a Half Year

    Tue, 25 Feb 2014 14:38:07 GMThttp://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2014/eliminating-maternal-mortality-in-developing-countries-could-extend-womens-life-expectancy-in-reproductive-ages-on-average-by-more-than-a-half-year.html
  70. Repeal of Missouri's Background Check Law Associated with Increase in State's Murders

    Mon, 17 Feb 2014 18:37:58 GMThttp://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2014/repeal-of-missouris-background-law-associated-with-increase-in-states-murders.html
  71. Study Finds Preterm Birth is associated with Elevated Blood Insulin Levels at Birth and in Early Childhood

    Study Finds Preterm Birth is associated with Elevated Blood Insulin Levels at Birth and in Early Childhood
    Tue, 11 Feb 2014 20:56:18 GMThttp://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2014/wang-preterm-insulin.html
  72. Health disparities among U.S. African-American and Hispanic men cost economy more than $450 billion over four years

    Wed, 22 Jan 2014 12:32:24 GMThttp://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2014/health-disparities-among-us-african-american-and-hispanic-men-cost economy-more-than-450-billion-over-four-years
  73. Johns Hopkins Offers Nine-Course Specialization in Data Science Through Coursera

    Johns Hopkins Offers Nine-Course Specialization in Data Science Through Coursera
    Tue, 21 Jan 2014 14:52:58 GMThttp://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2014/coursera-specialization.html
  74. Diet Beverages Are Not the Solution for Weight Loss

    Fri, 17 Jan 2014 17:36:45 GMThttp://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2014/diet-beverages-not-the-solution-for-weight-loss
  75. Study Indicates Potential of New Testing in Long-Term Diabetes Complications

    Wed, 15 Jan 2014 00:32:06 GMThttp://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2014/study-indicates-potential-of-new-testing-in-long-term-diabetes-coplications
  76. Cognitive Training Program Shows 10-Year Benefit in Areas of Speed and Reasoning in Older Individuals

    Mon, 13 Jan 2014 13:50:24 GMThttp://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2014/cognitive-training-program-shows-10-year-benefit-in-older-people
  77. Mental Disorders in Mid-Life and Older Adulthood May Be Substantially More Prevalent Than Previously Reported

    Wed, 08 Jan 2014 20:01:27 GMThttp://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2014/mojtabai-mental-disorders-mid-to-late-life-undereported.html