Category Archives: Epidemiology and Community Health

Cycling Saves Lives and Money in MN

January 31

A new study by Mark Pereira shows that cycling in Minnesota saves lives and the state hundreds of millions of dollars each year.

Age-Related Weight Loss Raises Risk of Major Fracture in Older Men

December 22

Aging men commonly experience a gradual, mild loss in weight, which places them at greater risk for bone fractures. Such weight loss is also a risk factor for death and could be a sign of underlying disease. The competing risk of death makes it difficult to accurately estimate how much…