Do food labels work? This roundup highlights studies that explore effects of food labeling campaigns on consumer perceptions and purchases.
Loss of obstetric services at hospitals in rural counties puts mothers at a higher risk of preterm birth and birth outside of a hospital.
This collection of research looks at Ban the Box initiatives, including potential impacts in areas such as crime and employee discrimination.
An unhealthy economy might portend bad news for physical and mental health.
When research grant proposals are evaluated mainly on the credentials of the researcher, and not the proposal itself, there is a bias in favor of men.
Grocery stores raise prices to offset hikes in the minimum wage, a new study suggests. Poor households are impacted most.
A collection of research and resources to help journalists write about the so-called "tampon tax," or sales taxes charged on feminine hygiene products.
Uninsured adults don't use emergency rooms more than insured adults. But they use other forms of health care much less, new research finds. Another study considers a strategy to change this.
Hate speech is not hard to find in 2017. Such verbal violence begets hate and prejudice, a new study finds.
One-third of African American men have been convicted of a felony, according to data recently published in Demography. For white men, the figure is less than half that.