For a better experience, click the Compatibility Mode icon above to turn off Compatibility Mode, which is only for viewing older websites.


All In The News tagged "Healio"

Specific Factors Influence Help-Seeking Among Black Male Survivors of Traumatic Injury

John A. Rich, MD, a professor in the Dornsife School of Public Health, was quoted in an Aug. 14 Healio article about a new Drexel study reporting that severe postraumatic stress symptoms created pathways to seeking help among some Black men who survived exposure to trauma.

Quality of Life Assessments May Inform Kidney Transplant Waitlist Practices

Meera Nair Harhay, MD, an associate professor in the College of Medicine and the Dornsife School of Public Health, was quoted in an Aug. 13 Healio Nephrology article about how quality of life assessments are associated with varying wait times for a kidney transplant among patients with advanced chronic kidney disease.

Fewer Than 40 Percent of Adults Support Mandatory HPV Vaccination

Neal D. Goldstein, PhD,  an assistant research professor in the  Dornsife School of Public Health  authored a perspective piece July 18 in  Healio  about a University of Chicago study published in  Vaccine  which reported that fewer than 40 percent of surveyed adults supported a policy requiring HPV vaccination for school entry.

Weight Loss, Quality of Life Enhanced by Acceptance-Based Behavioral Therapy

Evan Forman, PhD, a psychology professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in a March 13 Healio article about his recently published research of acceptance-based behavioral therapy for long-term weight loss and increased quality of life.

53% of state immunization bills propose to increase access to exemptions

Neal Goldstein, PhD, an assistant research professor in the Dornsife School of Public Health, was quoted in a Dec. 6 Healio story about his recent study that analyzed pro- and anti-vaccine bills proposed in state legislatures throughout the country.

Medicaid Expansion Under ACA Aided Low-Income Patients with CKD to Get on Transplant Waitlist

Meera N. Harhay, MD, an assistant professor in the college of Medicine, was quoted in June 21 Healio and HealthDay stories about her study that showed how Medicaid expansion under the Affordable Care Act affected the racial and socioeconomic makeup of the kidney transplant waitlist.

Art Therapy Reduces Stress More Effectively Than Coloring Alone

Girija Kaimal, EdD, assistant professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, was quoted in a Dec. 22 Healio story on her study comparing the positive effects of coloring alone versus working with an art therapist

Treating Fever in Young Infants

Sarah S. Long, MD, a professor in the College of Medicine, was interviewed for a Dec. 1 Healiovideo about how to treat fever in infants.