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Tag: pregnancy

Separating Family-Level and Direct Exposure Effects of Smoking During Pregnancy on Offspring Externalizing Symptoms: Bridging the Behavior Genetic and Behavior Teratologic Divide

Posted by IMPACT in IMPACT Publication. No Comments

11th January

It is premature to foreclose the possibility of a teratologic effect of maternal smoking during pregnancy on externalizing problems.

White Paper: A Healthy Chicago for LGBT Youth

Posted by Dr. Mustanski in Allies, Research Blog, Youth Blog. 4 comments

9th February

A new IMPACT Program White Paper reports on eight areas where LGBT Youth in Chicago face health disparities – and how to take action.

What is Health Literacy?

Posted by Beatriz in Featured, Research Blog. No Comments

28th December

Health literacy is a commonly overlooked but very important aspect of the relationship between an individual and their healthcare provider.

Higher Pregnancy Rate for LGBT Youth

Posted by rachel in Research Blog, Youth Blog. 3 comments

7th June

The pregnancy rate for teenagers who identify as gay or bisexual is greater than that of their heterosexual counterparts.

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