A recent lawsuit by three doctors alleges that U.S. Department of Agriculture guidance suggesting that Americans consume three servings of dairy each day contradicts current scientific and medical knowledge and is harmful to the quarter of Americans who are lactose-intolerant.
Harvard Chan School experts offer comments and context about the coronavirus in a variety of media outlets.
Poverty and mental illness can go hand in hand, with financial troubles leading to depression and anxiety, which in turn can make it difficult for people to succeed financially.
Boston’s Longwood Medical and Academic Area has experienced significant job growth in the past decade and now accounts for 1 out of every 10 … Continue reading “How Boston’s Longwood area emerged as a hub of economic growth”
A new toolkit created by a team at Ariadne Labs aims to help increase public confidence in COVID-19 vaccines.
Exposure to fine particulate air pollution has been linked with significantly increased risk of autism spectrum disorder in children, particularly if exposure occurs during the third trimester of pregnancy or during early childhood, according to a meta-analysis from Harvard Chan School.
Experts discussed ways that people can boost their overall well-being after the trauma, isolation, and grief of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Gender-affirming surgeries are associated with numerous positive health benefits, including lower rates of psychological distress and suicidal ideation, as well as lower rates of … Continue reading “Mental health benefits associated with gender-affirming surgery”
More than a year into the COVID-19 pandemic, the world is at a pivotal moment.
Two teams with ties to Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health are among 25 finalists in the 2021 President’s Innovation Challenge presented by the Harvard Innovation Labs.