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UVM Health Care Finance
Health Care Finance Raises Many Questions in Reform Debate

By Steven Kappel Health care in the United States has been one of the most complex and contentious public policy issues for the last 100 years (Teddy... Continue Reading

UVM Public Health
Should Every Child Get a Flu Shot?

Because the flu is more dangerous for children than the common cold, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control recommends that all children over 6 months old get... Continue Reading

Public Health Jobs
The Future of Public Health Jobs in Northern New England

Some of the fastest growing public health careers in the United States include biostaticians and epidemiologists. Many of those careers are experiencing growth rates of up to... Continue Reading

UVM Public Health
Study Links Childhood Trauma With Chronic Disease in Adults

A major study has found that childhood abuse, neglect and other traumatic stressors are major risk factors for chronic health problems later in life. Almost two-thirds of... Continue Reading

UVM work life balance
6 Tips for Juggling Work and Family

If you’re a business or health care leader who feels as if work is creeping into your home life, then stop and take a deep breath. Achieving... Continue Reading