Latest News from Social and Behavioral Sciences
A new YSPH study finds that in older marriages, husbands benefit more from mutual caregiving than wives and wives feel more distressed in such relationships.
- August 09, 2019
Five years ago, Ferguson protesters changed the world. But it came at a cost to their mental and physical health.
- July 23, 2019
Perceptions of people who have bulimia nervosa differ depending on the patient’s weight, according to a new Yale study published in the International Journal of Eating Disorders. Janet Lydecker, PhD, Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, was senior author.
- July 17, 2019
CIRA Fellow and PhD candidate Adam Viera talks about blending his time in public health practice with research.
- July 01, 2019
The Social Gerontology and Health Lab at the Yale School of Public Health explores the emotional dynamics at play when older adults become their spouses’ caregivers
- June 28, 2019
• DHS contract data show lack of nutritious options at centers • Convenience foods that are cheap and easy’ dominate list
- June 17, 2019
Across the country, it’s becoming clearer every day: We must study the health of women. We must study the influence of sex-and-gender differences on health. And it’s time for all aspects of medical research and practice to embrace this change.
- June 12, 2019
Marina Marmolejo has made homelessness her mission.
- May 20, 2019
The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has awarded the Yale School of Public Health and Griffin Hospital up to $3.75 million over the next five years for its Prevention Research Center.
- May 09, 2019
YSPH students work with communities in southeastern Missouri to improve HPV vaccination rates.