Post-doctoral fellow Kara Whitaker found that breast milk from obese mothers contained elevated levels of C-reactive protein, which is linked to heart disease and type 2 diabetes.
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Assistant Professor Linda Bane Frizzell was recently elected to join the governing board of the Indian Health Board (IHB) of Minneapolis.
Professor John Connett is a researcher on a new $14 million study examining non-drug approaches to prevent chronic low back pain.
A statistical model created by PhD student Yang Liu placed fourth out of twenty-one teams in the CDC’s annual influenza forecasting competition.
New research from Professor Dianne Neumark-Sztainer reveals that young adults who practice yoga may experience less weight gain over time than those who do not.
PolicyLink: An Exploration of How Disaggregation of Data by Race and Ethnicity Can Advance a Culture of HealthOctober 03
PolicyLink is hosting a webinar on Monday, October 9th, 11:30am-12:30pm Pacific Daylight Time (2:30-3:30 Eastern Daylight Time). What are the most critical issues to address to attain better disaggregation of data about racial and ethnic subgroups? What are the strategies in research, health practice, and policymaking that can effectively translate…
Associate Professor Sarah Gollust contributed to a study showing that most American women are unaware that routine mammograms can lead to overdiagnosis and overtreatment of breast cancer.
A new method co-developed by PhD student Fernando Alarid-Escudero can help researchers estimate the value and optimal size of a research study in order for it to be cost-effective.
The school’s Minnesota Technical Assistance Program (MnTAP) is helping North Minneapolis industrial businesses adopt less toxic, lower-emission degreasing solvents to reduce chemical exposures to workers and the community.