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Dementia incidence increased 117% globally from 1990 to 2016

Dementia incidence increased 117% globally from 1990 to 2016
December 13, 2018
In the Journals

Later start times give teens more sleep, better school performance

December 12, 2018
A recent study in Seattle found that later start times in high schools resulted in increased sleep duration and better performance in students. Previous studies have…
In the Journals

Sexual minorities more vulnerable to depression from early adolescence to young adulthood

December 12, 2018
Mental health disparities between heterosexuals and sexual minorities were present as early as age 10 years, increased throughout school years and persisted to young…
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Mass drug administration leads to rapid, partial reduction of malaria

December 11, 2018
Mass drug administration with dihydroartemisinin-piperaquine was able to rapidly interrupt malaria transmission in four villages in Myanmar where the prevalence of…
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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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