National Academy of Medicine

Getting to Equity in Obesity Prevention: A New Framework

High obesity prevalence persists as a major issue for societies globally (IOM, 2012; WHO, 2013). Chronic overweight and obesity have high health,
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Health Inequities, Social Determinants, and Intersectionality

Abstract In this essay, we focus on the potential and promise that intersectionality holds as a lens for studying the social determinants of h
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Expulsion and Suspension in Early Education as Matters of Social Justice and Health Equity

Scientists have a central role in addressing the challenges that face society. The primary purpose of research
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Challenges and Promise of Health Equity for Native Hawaiians

Health equity, the attainment of the highest level of health for all people, is yet to be realized for many populations in the United States.
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Real-World Evidence to Guide the Approval and Use of New Treatments

Current State The Focus of Traditional Evidence Generation on Narrow Questions Regarding Efficacy and Safety Research regarding new tr
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