Check out the latest interesting research articles in public health!

Posted on May 11, 2010


1)      Socioeconomic Disparities in Health in the United States: What the Patterns Tell Us
Abstract URL:
April 2010, Vol 100, No. S1,
American Journal of Public Health
The authors aimed to describe socioeconomic disparities in the United States across multiple health indicators and socioeconomic groups. [PAHO/WHO Equity listserv]

2)    Strategies for Healthy Eating
School lunches and farmers’ markets are on the national radar right now, and for good reason. The food system influences our ability to access, buy and eat healthy foods: from the farm to your corner store, from t.v. commercials to your table, the food system matters.  The just-released
Convergence Partnership’s Recipes for Change: Healthy Food in Every Community, authored by Prevention Institute, aims to increase access to healthy foods by highlighting the innovative prevention strategies already working in communities across the country.