Edition 34 – Pregnancy During the COVID-19 Pandemic: A Nerve Wracking and Isolating Experience for Women and Health Care Providers

Pregnancy During the COVID-19 Pandemic: A Nerve Wracking and Isolating Experience for Women and Health Care Providers By Sharmila Leela Mysore Citation Mysore S. Pregnancy during the COVID-19 pandemic: a nerve wracking and isolating experience for women and health care providers. HPHR. 2021;34 Pregnancy During the COVID-19 Pandemic: A Nerve Wracking and Isolating Experience for […]

Edition 34 – Maternal Mortality in the United States: A Focus on Health Disparities

Maternal Mortality in the United States: A Focus on Health Disparities By Melissa B. Hill; Jaclyn N. Portelli Tremont, MD; Michelle C. McCraw; Natalie Christine Spach; Anne Maria Berry, MD Citation Hill M, Tremont J, McCraw M, Spach N, Berry A. Maternal mortality in the United States: a focus on health disparities. HPHR. 2021;34, Maternal […]

Joanna Burke-Bajaj discusses the role of gender equality in improving access to clean water

Health with Humanity By Joanna Burke-Bajaj Gender Equality and Water: The effects of advancement of the status of women on improved clean water accessibility   Within many low-to-middle income countries and communities (LMICs) around the world, women’s health and significant facets of women’s lives are intrinsically tied to water, often through applied social gender roles […]

Edition 28 – Analysis of Obese Hypertensive Women

Edition 28 – Analysis of Obese Hypertensive Women

Analysis of Obese Hypertensive Women By Valerie L. Fernandez Citation Fernandez V. Analysis of obese hypertensive women. HPHR. 2021; 28.  Analysis of Obese Hypertensive Women Causes of Obesity The causes of obesity and hypertension are multifaceted. Socioeconomic status, access to healthcareresources, advertising, education about various programs available, and the nature of the program all impact the […]