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The Center for Infection and Immunity is headed across the Atlantic to create a diagnostic lab that could mean the difference between life and death for thousands in West Africa.

HMO Redux?

What are accountable care organizations, and how are they different from that maligned relic of the 90s, the HMO? Grand Rounds speaker Charles Kennedy has answers.

APHA: All Wrapped Up

Mailman School research at the American Public Health Association meeting in New Orleans covered diverse terrain, from labor anthems to Internet pornography.

The Cost of Obesity

A new study by Prof. Claire Wang finds that obesity is responsible for $8.65 billion in lost workplace productivity each year.

Side Effects

New research by Prof. Andrew Rundle finds that children exposed to antibiotics in pregnancy had a higher risk of childhood obesity.

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