News tagged with community health and wellness

Tag: community health and wellness

Research and data
Tackling health inequities and climate change

Health inequities, through the lens of climate change, stem from disparities across the board. Learn more about how factors such as zip code, living conditions, and behaviors influence vulnerability to…

scientists use data to create modeling tactics to help manage Covid-19 treatment.
Research and data
Between the known, unknown, and the unknowable: How mathematical modeling of COVID-19 helped South Africa plan and shift scarce inpatient resources

Similar to many African countries, South Africa—the country where I work as a BU associate professor in global health—reported its first COVID-19 case on March 5, 2020, imported by a…