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A simple solution to help catch cervical cancer early

Research finds that mailing HPV test kits directly to patients increases cervical cancer screening rates.

Healthy findings blog


HIV/AIDS research advances through Pamela Shaw's work

Shaw's project to reduce the impact of errors in data was just honored with an NIH MERIT award.



Kaiser Permanente expands gun violence prevention work

Equity-focused research by Julie Angerhofer Richards, PhD, MPH, is among the work supported by $3.2 million.

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Quitting smoking: Practice makes perfect

Jennifer McClure, PhD, who leads KPWHRI's tobacco studies, offers tips on how to recommit if you slip after you quit.



Can preventing hearing loss reduce dementia risk?

New research from Linda McEvoy, PhD, helps explain how hearing loss affects the brain.

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Understanding the link between hearing loss and dementia

Using subtitles on TV, hearing aids may reduce risk of dementia

NBC San Diego, Nov. 21, 2023

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