Paying for medical, housing or food bills is a challenge for 40% of rural American adults, according to the results of a new nationally representative survey.
“I think there's an under appreciation of the nuance of ‘rural,’” said Mark Holmes, who directs the NC Rural Health Research and Policy Analysis Center.
Key facts and the latest scholarship on methamphetamine, a highly addictive drug that has recently made a resurgence.
This research roundup looks at the effects of screen time on children’s health.
Child and adolescent deaths have decreased 51.7% worldwide from 1990 to 2017. But the gap between poor and rich countries has grown.
The latest research analyzing the spread of HIV, gonorrhea, syphilis and chlamydia across the United States.
Research shows that when people of different races and ethnicities had equal access to health care, disparities in death rates decreased.
Are workplace recovery programs successful in helping people to quit abusing drugs and avoid relapsing? A growing field of research suggests the answer is yes, though their success may have more to do with incentives than the nature of work itself. There are a few ways that scholars have studied the relationship between employment
“These online spaces tend to attract the extremely polarized,” researcher Richard Violette said. “Those are the individuals that are the most vocal.”
Over one in ten households in the U.S. spends more than half their income on housing costs – a financial burden that takes a toll on health, too.