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A new study led by Dr. Teresa Seeman of the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health and the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA reveals how high unemployment and stagnant wages during the the Great Recession negatively affected health nationwide.
March 14, 2018
School aged children who have long term exposure to green space are less distracted and experience improved memory, according a recently published study co-authored by UCLA FSPH professor and chair of environmental health sciences, Dr. Michael Jerrett.
March 13, 2018
The problem of obesity worldwide has tripled since 1975, according to the World Health Organization. This is not just a problem in high-income countries such as the United States. There is a growing number of people who are overweight and obese in low- and middle-income countries. Being overweight has been connected to more deaths globally than being underweight.
Voice of America
March 12, 2018