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China

Health technologies: The digital divide and health disparities in China

October 9, 2017
Internet access is predicted by community resources and correlates with good health; mobile phone ownership is associated with not having disabilities

Hong finds working with gatekeepers of Chinese female sex workers key to HIV/STI prevention

September 1, 2014

Recent study focuses on the relationships between women in the sex industry and their “managers” or gatekeepers, and how those relationships affect preventative measures and health among female sex workers.

Hong researches care arrangements of children orphaned by AIDS

August 18, 2014

Over 17 million children worldwide have been orphaned from AIDS, and most of these orphans live in poor resource settings. Yan Hong, Ph.D., associate professor at the Texas A&M Health Science Center School of Public Health, has just published her recent findings on care arrangement of AIDS orphans in rural central China.

Dr. Hong examines HPV and cervical awareness among Chinese female sex workers

September 4, 2013

Yan Hong studies female sex workers in China and their experience with Human Papillomavirus (HPV) and cervical cancer awareness.