Topic: Health disparities

Poverty-Obesity Link is More Prevalent for Women Than Men, Study Shows

Sept. 15, 2014

Adolescent girls living in economically disadvantaged families are more likely than their male counterparts to become overweight or obese, according to new research from The University of Texas at Austin.

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St. David's Foundation Supports Health Care for the Underserved at the School of Nursing at The University of Texas at Austin

Dec. 8, 2011

The School of Nursing at The University of Texas at Austin will use a $3 million gift to permanently endow the Center for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Research in Underserved Populations (CHPR).

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Answering the call

Dec. 8, 2011
Answering the call

With $3 million from the St. David's Foundation, the School of Nursing will improve the health of underserved populations in central Texas and beyond.

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