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Measuring and Mapping Alcohol Outlet Environment Density, Clusters, and Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Durham North Carolina, 2017
New PCD GIS Snapshots Now Available

New GIS research looks at alcohol outlet environment density, clusters, and racial and ethnic disparities in Durham, North Carolina.

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New Call for Papers: “Health Equity in Action: Research, Policy, and Practice”

PCD is interested in learning where, when, and how to effectively intervene to improve health equity. We are currently accepting submissions to be featured in a special collection showing health equity in action. Learn more.

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September is National Yoga Awareness Month

Research shows that people living in urban areas of North Carolina were more likely than those living in suburban or rural areas to use treatments that don't include medication, such as yoga, to manage chronic pain Learn more.

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2022 PCD Publishing Opportunity for Students

PCD is looking for students at the high school, undergraduate and graduate levels, and recent postgraduates to submit papers relevant to the prevention, screening, surveillance, and population-based intervention of chronic diseases, COVID-19 and chronic conditions. Learn more.

Volume 18

ISSN: 1545-1151

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Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Acute Stroke Hospitalizations
Underlying Medical Conditions and Severe Illness Among Adults Hospitalized With COVID-19
Addressing Racial and Ethnic Disparities in COVID-19 Among School-Aged Children

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