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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

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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

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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

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How to Reduce Stress During the Holidays

The holidays may be joyful, but for many, they also can be stressful. While many studies have found that it’s a myth that suicide rates rise during... Continue Reading

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What is Public Health?

By Jan Carney, M.D., M.P.H. The study of public health focuses on improving health in communities and populations. While clinical health professionals focus on prevention, diagnosis, and... Continue Reading