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CDC: More than 15% of US adults physically inactive

January 16, 2020

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Differences in dyslipidemia guidelines underscore complexity of CVD prevention

Cardiology Today, January 2020
Ethan Tumarkin, MD, PhD; Marc Engels, MD, PhD; Seth S. Martin, MD, MHS; Rhanderson Cardoso, MD
The use of lipid-lowering therapy has been a hallmark of CV risk reduction for several decades. The cornerstone of CV prevention is risk assessment because patients at…

Five ways climate change impacts health — and how clinicians can mitigate its effect

January 16, 2020
Although the link between climate change and health is “becoming increasingly clear,” the medical community is generally unaware of how much climate change…
In the Journals

Mental health burden of Hong Kong protests highlights risks of social unrest

January 14, 2020
The ongoing social unrest in Hong Kong has led to a major mental health burden among the city’s residents, many of whom are experiencing high levels of depression…
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Original ResearchOpen Access

Validating Health Literacy and Numeracy Measures in Minority Groups

HLRP: Health Literacy Research and Practice, Spring 2017, Volume 1 Issue 2
Validation studies of existing health literacy or numeracy tools among racial/ethnic minorities are limited. This study…
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Brief ReportOpen Access

The Stoplight Method: A Qualitative Approach for Health Literacy Research

HLRP: Health Literacy Research and Practice, Spring 2017, Volume 1 Issue 2
The Stoplight Feedback Toolkit was developed to engage patients with low health literacy in qualitative research, to…
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