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March

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    Mayors’ Political Leanings Strongly Influence Thoughts on City Health Policy Effectiveness

    March 23, 2018

    A new Drexel University study found that cities’ lead decision-makers view how effective municipal policies are at reducing health disparities differently based on their social ideologies.

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    Social Media May be a Great Tool for Preventing HPV

    March 12, 2018

    Leveraging the power of social media may help the nation reach the Healthy People 2020 goal of vaccinating 80 percent of teens to protect them from the human papillomavirus (HPV). New research from Philip Massey, PhD, MPH, an assistant professor at the Dornsife School of Public Health, offers insight into how health care professionals can more effectively use Twitter to communicate with parents about the value, importance, and availability of the HPV vaccine.

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