AUTHOR ARCHIVE

Hispanic Family


US Hispanics live longer, but not all populations similarly thrive
by

Mark Barna

on

September 03, 2021

Lifespan can be misleading measure of health
A lake formed by a receding glacier

Climate Change


Melting glaciers endangering lives in world’s mountain areas
by

Mark Barna

on

July 02, 2021

Climate change worsening flooding at high elevations
NVDRS promotion

CDC


Federal data helping paint clearer picture of US violent deaths
by

Mark Barna

on

June 15, 2021

Keeping people free from violence so they ‘can live to their full potential’
smiling young woman at laptop

Health Reform


HHS to reopen insurance enrollment through federal marketplace next month
by

Mark Barna

on

January 29, 2021

Millions could regain coverage lost during COVID-19 pandemic
doctor checking woman's blood pressure

Health Reform


Biden administration expected to strengthen Affordable Care Act
by

Mark Barna

on

January 22, 2021

Medicaid expansion could bring affordable coverage to millions
Joe BIden wearing mask and singing papers

Coronavirus / Funding / Environment


President Biden supports public health in executive orders
by

Mark Barna

on

January 21, 2021

Actions include rejoining World Health Organization and the Paris climate agreement
girl with school lunch tray

Annual Meeting / 2020 Annual Meeting


Free school meals lead to better student health and learning
by

Mark Barna

on

October 28, 2020

Research finds higher attendance, science scores tied to free meals.