In The News: School of Public Health

Business Insider
November 8, 2019

Each year, between 5% and 20% of Americans get the flu, and their cases range in severity from mild to life-threatening.

Sisters from AARP
November 6, 2019

Faith. Fantasies. Sex toys. Addiction. Loneliness. Cheating men. Body confidence. Bliss. Sisters get raw, real and revealing about celibacy.

Nevada Current
October 28, 2019

Deborah Pinkerton took her grandson for his 18-month check up in August when his pediatrician found elevated blood lead levels.

WCER Communications
October 23, 2019

University researchers and evaluators working with rural schools, the community-school model, and Native American communities in Wisconsin shared their expertise and latest evidence-based findings recently in a public hearing at the state Capitol focused on the critical intersection between education and health.

KSNV-TV: News 3
October 21, 2019

It's the second leading cause of cancer amongst women. Every single year, a quarter-million women will be diagnosed with breast cancer.

Las Vegas Review Journal
October 16, 2019

Patients at Rawson-Neal Psychiatric Hospital in Las Vegas have been unable to drink the water or take a shower there since Oct. 2, when the legionella bacterium was detected in the water system.

Rolling Out
October 3, 2019

Each year during the month of October we turn our focus to bringing awareness to breast cancer in women, but now with the news of Mathew Knowles‘ diagnosis, we are alarmed by the cases of breast cancer in Black men.

Healthline
September 16, 2019

With a new school year in full swing, parents of preschool-aged children may be asking themselves whether or attending preschool makes much a difference for young developing minds.

The Body
September 10, 2019

What causes individuals who desire protection to forgo using it? And why, despite the physical and mental benefits of using their own preferred form of protection, do people not feel empowered enough to use it?

Las Vegas Review Journal
August 30, 2019

This has been the worst season ever in Clark County for mosquito-borne West Nile virus, but health authorities say they face a challenge convincing local residents that they need to protect themselves against the tiny bloodsuckers.

Edge Media Network
August 29, 2019

In the nearly 50 years since epidemiologists first discovered Legionnaires' disease, we have learned how to test for it, treat it and prevent it. So why are people still dying from it and why are more and more people becoming sick with it every single year?

PhillyVoice
August 27, 2019

In the nearly 50 years since epidemiologists first discovered Legionnaires’ disease, we have learned how to test for it, treat it and prevent it. So why are people still dying from it and why are more and more people becoming sick with it every single year?