HSPH in the News Archives

Pinpointing health risk factors: tricky business

Pinpointing associations between risk factors and particular health effects is tricky, says Karin Michels, associate professor of epidemiology at Harvard School of Public Health…

Vitamin A supplement programs improve child survival

Further research needed on more frequent supplementation and alternative dosing approaches, says HSPH’s Fawzi Vitamin A supplementation is an “important child survival initiative,” HSPH…

Malaria resurgence concerns researchers

A resurgence of malaria in parts of Africa is raising questions about whether current control mechanisms are failing. It could be, some researchers say,…

Depression linked to stroke risk in women

A new study led by Harvard School of Public Health (HSPH) and Brigham and Women’s Hospital researchers reports a 29% increased risk of stroke…