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BALTIMORE, MARYLAND – Mothers of young children living in neighborhoods near the civil unrest associated with Freddie Gray’s death while in police custody in April 2015 led to depression and other negative health effects, according to new research
Civil unrest related to Freddie Gray death caused depressive symptoms among mothers in affected neighborhoods
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- The Baltimore Sun
Candice E. Jackson, the acting assistant secretary for civil rights, was recently quoted in a New York Times article about campus sexual assault as...
Researchers to address prenatal cannabis and alcohol use and substance use disorders at 10th annual InWomen’s Conference
MONTREAL, CANADA— Prenatal cannabis, opioid, and alcohol use is a fast-growing global issue that can have lasting negative effects on fetal and maternal health.
The InWomen’s Group is a multidisciplinary forum addressing all aspects of substance use among women, children, and youth.
Report: Younger women battling breast cancer face more aggressive diagnoses, and therefore, more significant treatment burden
RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, NC— As the nation struggles with soaring health care costs, a new report by RTI International shows that younger women diagnosed with breast cancer face a significant treatment burden.
RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, NC—For more than 35 years, women have outnumbered men on college campuses across the country, yet men still dominate science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) classrooms.
RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, NC—Bullying and sexual harassment during middle school is a predictor of teen dating violence, according to a new study by RTI International.
Research Triangle Park, NC—Spontaneous preterm birth is a leading cause of infant mortality. According to the World Health Organization, 15 million babies are born early each year, 1 million of whom die due to complications.
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- WRAL TechWire