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You asked: How can I prepare for a disaster?

February 12, 2019
Whether natural disasters or personal emergencies, the unexpected happens and you need to be prepared

Prenatal environmental exposures’ link to respiratory infections

February 11, 2019
The particulate matter a mother breathes while pregnant affects the infant’s future health

How multiple factors affect young adult STI risk

February 11, 2019
One-size-fits-all approach to prevention not the answer

How to safely throw away old medicines

February 6, 2019
Safely disposing of expired and unused medicines can help protect children, pets and others

New ways to fight cancer

February 4, 2019
How the Health Science Center helps patients battle cancer

Researchers investigate sanitation facility use in Indian slums

February 4, 2019
Connecting social networks within communities with low sanitation facility use

Tips to help prevent cervical cancer

January 30, 2019
Get the HPV vaccine, regular screenings, practice safe sex and don’t smoke

How to talk to your doctor about pain

January 23, 2019
Pain is subjective, so how can you help your provider understand?

Urban-rural disparities in cancer deaths

January 11, 2019
Southwest Rural Health Research Center finds striking disparities in mortality rates from lung, prostate and colon cancer in rural areas