March 23, 2017
Americans are the fattest people in the world, according to this WalletHub round-up of information...
March 15, 2017
In this article about creating a better environment for Chesapeake Bay conservation efforts, Dr...
March 15, 2017
In a meeting organized by legislators and environmental justice advocates to discuss food access in...
March 10, 2017
Dr. Cheryl Holt in the Department of Behavioral and Community Health has done extensive research...
March 6, 2017
Latino parents who speak only Spanish are less likely to report having a satisfactory experience...
February 20, 2017
A Q&A with Dr. Andrew Fenelon , assistant professor in the Department of Health Services...
February 20, 2017
In an article about traffic pollution near schools , Applied Environmental Health Assistant...
February 16, 2017
Scientists have long studied how exercise positively impacts the heart. Some of the known benefits...
February 3, 2017
At 39, Tom Brady has had the best season in his 17-year career with the New England Patriots,...
January 31, 2017
President Trump’s recent executive order to eliminate the Affordable Care Act (ACA) has left many...
January 26, 2017
Health Services Administration Professor and Director of the University of Maryland’s Center for...
January 17, 2017
California, a state where 1 in 3 residents receive health care through the state, could be severely...
January 9, 2017
When Dr. Marian Moser Jones, assistant professor in the Department of Family Science, conducted an...
January 6, 2017
A recent Pittsburgh Post-Gazette article looks at newly published research showing that, despite...
November 28, 2016
A recent Time article discusses research that raises concerns about sugary, caffeine-filled energy...
November 7, 2016
Dr. Carson Smith, associate professor of kinesiology and director of the kinesiology undergraduate...
November 6, 2016
The American Public Health Association's Public Health Newswire recently featured FMSC PhD student...
November 2, 2016
There are fewer people living without health insurance in the Washington, D.C. region than a decade...
October 27, 2016
In 2014, the University of Maryland School of Public Health and Mission of Mercy set up dental care...
October 17, 2016
An article published in Jezebel challenges a study from the University of Copenhagen that links...
October 12, 2016
Dr. Stephen B. Thomas, director of the Maryland Center for Health Equity and professor of Health...
September 28, 2016
A new study led by Dr. J. Carson Smith, associate professor in the Department of Kinesiology, is a...
September 9, 2016
Recent research conducted by Dr. J. Carson Smith, associate professor in the Department of...
August 16, 2016
U.S. mortality rate declined in first quarter of this year, according to data from the National...
August 8, 2016
On the heels of the worst heat wave to hit Maryland in years, Amir Sapkota, associate professor at...
July 21, 2016
Despite the rocky rollout of healthcare.gov, data from 2015 and 2016 suggest that most people who...
July 21, 2016
Faika Zanjani, associate professor in the Department of Behavioral and Community Health, was...
July 12, 2016
Jo B. Zimmerman, instructor and physical activity program coordinator in the School of Public...
June 27, 2016
In an effort to reduce frequent ER visits, especially to different hospitals where a patient may...
June 16, 2016
The connection between mental health, substance abuse and academic performance in college students...
May 16, 2016
In a recent edition of the Public Health Minute series, Dr. Typhanye Dyer, assistant professor in...
May 16, 2016
Asthma-related hospitalizations increase significantly during the summer when there are more...
May 10, 2016
Americans use and experience medical services in vastly different ways, and those differences are...
April 11, 2016
Substance abuse – drug and alcohol use – is prevalent among college students and can cause these...
March 29, 2016
Potentially hazardous chemical compounds are found in many products used in households across the...
March 18, 2016
In Charleston, SC, African American and low-income communities continue to fight the...
February 9, 2016
The independent, student-run newspaper at UMD, the Diamondback, reported on a recent study led by...
February 4, 2016
As the water contamination tragedy in Flint, Michigan brings environmental justice back into the...
December 23, 2015
Dr. Stephen Roth, a professor in the Department of Kinesiology and the Associate Dean of...
December 16, 2015
A team of University of Maryland School of Public Health researchers, led by associate professor of...
December 7, 2015
Having a cigarette has often been portrayed in the media as going hand-in-hand with sexual...
December 6, 2015
School of Public health professor Dr. Michel Boudreaux has found that people who were covered by...
November 17, 2015
Public Health Minute interviewed Dr. Kenneth H. Beck , a professor in the Department of Behavioral...
November 11, 2015
Jen Swierk, a senior kinesiology major and an Iraq War veteran, was featured in a DC Military...
September 24, 2015
Two new Master of Public Health degree programs offered by the School of Public Health, in health...
Kimberly Mitchell, PhD '14
August 21, 2015
Dr. Kimberly Mitchell (PhD in Behavioral and Community Health, '14), chief of the Division of...
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August 17, 2015
An SPH study linking salmonella outbreaks to climate change was featured by a wide range of...
August 11, 2015
More and more people are turning to personal trainers for help in accomplishing their fitness goals...
July 30, 2015
In a 2015 report by WalletHub, an online information resource for consumers and small business...
Pamela I Clark
July 28, 2015
Dr. Pamela Clark, research professor in the Department of Behavioral and Community Health at the...

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