Johns Hopkins Experts Share Coping Skills For Those In Mental Distress Due To COVID-19 PandemicIn a survey conducted in early April, nearly 14 percent of adults reported having serious mental distress, compared to less than four percent in 2018- the highest numbers coming from people ages 18-29.
Drug Overdoses Linked To Post-Traumatic Stress, Johns Hopkins Study FindsWitnessing or experiencing a drug overdose can lead to the development of post-traumatic stress disorder symptoms, a study from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health found.
Johns Hopkins Study: Young Adults Reporting Highest Levels Of Psychological Distress During COVID-19 PandemicA new study from Johns Hopkins University discovered that young adults and low income households have experienced a dramatic increase in psychological distress during the COVID-19 global pandemic.
High-Risk Opioid Users Would Welcome 'Safe Consumption Spaces,' Johns Hopkins Study FindsHeroin and fentanyl users in three large U.S. cities would willingly use "safe consumption spaces" where they could get clean syringes and have emergency medical treatment nearby in case of an overdose, according to a study from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.
Hopkins: Study Finds Evidence Of Forced Marriage Of Myanmar Women To Chinese MenA study released Thursday by Johns Hopkins estimates there are over 7,400 women in forced marriages in four districts in Myanmar and one Chinese Prefecture.
Study: Essential Oils From Garlic, Other Herbs And Spices Kill Lyme Disease BacteriaA laboratory study from the Bloomberg School hinted that oils from garlic and several other common herbs and medicinal plants could be useful in alleviating Lyme Symptoms.
Hopkins Survey Finds Gun Owners, Non-Gun Owners Agree On Many Safety ProposalsA national survey conducted by Johns Hopkins University found that gun owners and non-gun owners largely agree on gun control policies.
Former President Clinton To Speak At Hopkins About OpioidsFormer President Bill Clinton will attend an opioid summit next week at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.
Displaced Syrian Doctors Awarded Scholarships To Maryland SchoolTwo displaced Syrian doctors have been awarded scholarships to attend the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.
Study: Too Much Folate, B12 In Pregnant Women Can Multiply Autism Risk By 17.6A delicate balance must be struck when it comes to the intake of folate and B12 by pregnant women, according to new research from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
Study: Too Much Folate, B12 In Pregnant Women Can Multiply Autism Risk By 17.6A delicate balance must be struck when it comes to the intake of folate and B12 by pregnant women, according to new research.
Gov. O'Malley Promises Gun Control Legislation In Md.Governor Martin O’Malley promises sweeping legislation that would give Maryland some of the strictest gun laws in the country. Now gun advocates are firing back.
Johns Hopkins Study Recommending Tighter Gun Control Fires Up DebateA new study from Johns Hopkins researchers suggests tightening gun control policies could save lives, but it reignites debate and fierce criticism from gun rights advocates.
Baltimore To Expand Violence Mediation ProgramBaltimore is expanding a public health campaign to cut gun violence through mediation and community outreach.