Tag: public health

Broadband and Health

by   Volume 16, Number 10                     In May 2017, the American Medical Informatics Association urged the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to consider broadband internet access (BIA) to be a social determinant…

Guns

by Volume 14, Number 4 Perhaps there is no more politically contentious topic in the realm of behavior and health in the United States than gun ownership and firearm-related violence. The most recent advocacy for changes in gun control legislation…

Prevention Costs

by Volume 13, Number 7 The current healthcare crisis/debate in the United States is very important and polarizing, as the implications for health, lives, costs, healthcare organizations and other entities are far-reaching. The current debate, and the main focus of…