Global climate change may produce an environment in the southeastern United States that could foster extreme heat events, more high-ozone pollution days in urban areas, and the potential for the growth of tropical diseases.
Living in a segregated white community has been associated with higher odds of being diagnosed with late-stage breast cancer, according to a recent study led by a researcher in the School of Public Health at Georgia State University.
Editor’s Note: This article is the first in a series exploring how research into adverse childhood experiences – or ACEs – is helping therapists, parents, educators and the medical community better understand the lasting effects of trauma on mental health.
For millions of children… more »
Efforts to reduce risky sexual practices among young black men may work best if they target peer groups, according to a recent study led by researchers from the School of Public Health at Georgia State University.
Black men and youth ages 13 to 24 face a disproportionate burden of sexually transmitted diseases, often… more »
When young people consider the potential harm of tobacco and marijuana products, their assessment may be based on mistaken beliefs about the risks, according to a recent study.