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April 28, 2015
The experience of homelessness is traumatic for any individual, let alone a child.  Roughly a third of the U.S. homeless population is made up of families, and approximately...
April 23, 2015
African American women are more at risk for high blood pressure (hypertension) and other heart-related illnesses than any other group in the United States.  Genetic...
April 22, 2015
For young adults, depression is the most common clinical disorder.  Among all populations, including college students, depression is one of the most significant, disabling,...
April 21, 2015
One of the most serious health issues facing the United States is the rising rate of obesity; a condition associated with a wide variety of health related problems, including...
April 20, 2015
When conducting research, something that often goes underestimated is the level of difficulty in recruitment of eligible participants.  There are additional considerations...
April 16, 2015
Heart disease is the number one cause of death among African American women. One of the key factors in heart disease among African American women is having hypertension (high...
April 10, 2015
The negative impacts of childhood trauma have been well established and can affect an individual over the course of his or her entire life.  Problems regarding healthy social...

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