Access to a Loaded Gun Without Adult Permission and School-Based Bullying
Gun access and bullying are risk factors for sustaining or perpetrating violence among adolescents. Our knowledge of gun access among bullied students is limited.
Healthy Lifestyle During Early Pregnancy and Risk of Gestational Diabetes Mellitus
Previous studies have found associations between individual healthy behaviors and reduced risk of gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM); however, the association of composite healthy lifestyle during pregnancy with GDM has not
Quantifying the genetic correlation between multiple cancer types
Many cancers share specific genetic risk factors including both rare high-penetrance mutations and common single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) identified through genome-wide association studies (GWAS).
Depression and ART Initiation Among HIV Serodiscordant Couples in Kenya and Uganda
Depression is a known barrier for antiretroviral therapy (ART) adherence, but less is understood about its effects on ART initiation.
A common haplotype lowers PU.1 expression in myeloid cells and delays onset of Alzheimer's disease
Alzheimer's Disease is the most prevalent form of dementia. While genome-wide association studies have identified more than twenty AD risk loci, the associated disease genes and mechanisms remain largely unclear.
Racial Differences in the Association Between Maternal Antenatal Depression and Preterm Birth Risk: A Prospective Cohort Study
In the United States, racial/ethnic disparities in preterm birth (PTB) are well documented, but explanations for why the disparity persists remain to be fully explored.
Timing of Aspirin and Other Nonsteroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drug Use Among Patients With Colorectal Cancer in Relation to Tumor Markers and Survival
Regular use of aspirin is associated with improved survival for patients with colorectal cancer (CRC).
Uses of nutrient profiling to address public health needs: from regulation to reformulation
Nutrient profiling (NP) models rate the nutritional quality of individual foods, based on their nutrient composition.
Association of endometrial hyperplasia and cancer with a history of gestational diabetes
Excess circulating insulin may contribute to endometrial cancer (EC) development; studies suggest increased risk of EC associated with type 2 diabetes.