Public Health Archives

Helping pediatric asthma patients breathe easier by avoiding lengthy hospital stays

June 25, 2020
School of Public Health student investigates how outdoor air pollution affects asthma patients and health care costs

Helping others make healthy choices

June 22, 2020
Experiences with CDC Kenya help set Petronella Ahenda on course to improve food selection in low-income communities

Combatting the global increase in measles

June 17, 2020
Rise of antivaccine movement, war, political instability and food insecurity cause abrupt reversal in measles public health gains

Should public health be part of core college curriculum?

June 12, 2020
COVID-19 pandemic sheds light on need for wider public knowledge of diseases and their spread

Global policy changes can have local environmental impact

June 8, 2020
Public health researchers study effects of China’s ban on importing plastic wastes on the environmental health in a U.S. community

Master of Health Administration program reaccredited by CAHME

June 8, 2020
Highest ranked public graduate health administration program in Texas consistently accredited since 2008

Intelligent assistive technology: Researchers investigate technologies to assist adults with dementia

June 2, 2020
Technologies play a growing role in helping adults with dementia but must be developed in an ethical and equitable way

COVID Chemistry

May 29, 2020
The role of environmental chemists in studying disease outbreaks

Early exposure to arsenic can lead to lingering respiratory effects among males

May 26, 2020
Study finds little remaining evidence of chronic respiratory illness in females who have been exposed to the toxin