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News and information from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.
  1. Family Caregivers Are Rarely Asked About Needing Assistance With Caring for Older Adults

    Family caregivers usually are not asked by health care workers about needing support in managing older adults’ care, according to a study led by researchers at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.
    Fri, 24 Jan 2020 16:44:13 GMThttps://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2020/family-caregivers-are-rarely-asked-about-Needing-assistance-with-caring-for-older-adults.html
  2. Less Active Infants Had Greater Fat Accumulation, Study Finds

    Less physical activity for infants below one year of age may lead to more fat accumulation which in turn may predispose them to obesity later in life, suggests a study led by researchers at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.
    Thu, 16 Jan 2020 15:13:35 GMThttps://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2020/less-active-infants-had-greater-fat-accumulation-study-finds.html
  3. Analysis of FDA Documents Reveals Inadequate Monitoring of Key Program to Promote Safe Opioid Use

    Review of internal FDA documents obtained through the Freedom of Information Act suggests limited FDA and drug company oversight of risk management program.
    Tue, 07 Jan 2020 15:15:58 GMThttps://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2020/analysis-of-fda-documents-reveals-inadequate-monitoring-of-key-program-to-promote-safe-opioid-use.html