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March 8, 2010

David VanSickle (Cohort 4) News Talk : Study researches link between asthma, rural areas

A researcher needs your help in learning why asthma is on the rise in rural areas.
March 3, 2010

Ralph Catalano (UCSFB) HealthZone.CA

Fewer boys born in bad times, study finds
March 3, 2010

Alonzo Plough (National Advisory Committee) A Shot At Health

More than 50 people lined up for free H1N1 vaccinations Wednesday afternoon for one of the first swine flu clinics held by Los Angeles County in the Santa Clarita Valley in weeks.
March 3, 2010

Matt Wray (Cohort 4) The State - South Carolina's Homepage

Last month, S.C. Lt. Gov. Andre Bauer said that when the government helps the poor, it's like people feeding stray animals that continually "breed."
March 2, 2010

Jonathan Samet (National Advisory Committee) Med Page Today

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has named members to its new Tobacco Products Scientific Advisory Committee
March 2, 2010

Kate Strully (Cohort 3) and Sarah Burgard (Cohort 1) - NYTimes.com

A growing body of research suggests job loss can have profound health consequences for workers.
February 28, 2010

Rachel Kimbro (Cohort 4) Houston Chronicle - June Cleaver. Samantha Stephens. Their days are over.

More women are attending and graduating from college than men. And more than 70 percent of mothers work out of the home each day
February 24, 2010

Allison Aiello (Cohort 1) - Germ Warefare / Slate.com

How To Sell Germ Warfare: Can hand sanitizers like Purell really stop people from getting the flu?
February 8, 2010

Sonya Grier (Cohort 1) Adweek.com - How Close Is Post-Racial America?

Suggests there's a generational aspect to how African-American consumers will react to such advertising.
January 29, 2010

Allison Aiello (Cohort 1) Times Live - Masks, hand sanitizer can help stop flu spreading

“We do think it probably would generalize to other settings in which you have people living in close quarters and eating in shared facilities,”

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