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Photos of the book cover of Carville's Cure, Pam Fessler, and James Carville.
Former NPR reporter and political strategist discuss Carville’s Cure
For 28 years, national correspondent Pam Fessler reported on poverty, philanthropy, and issues of national concern. For her first book, Fessler turned to a disease that doesn’t garner a lot of attention in the headlines, but for more than a century played a major role in the small town of...
04/26/2021 - 17:30 - Thor Christensen, American Heart Association News

New research suggests that selt sensitivity may be a sign of increased risk for high blood pressure.  People who are salt-sensitive may have an increased risk of developing high blood pressure, according to a Tulane University study that points to the need for better genetic testing for sodium...

04/23/2021 - 15:30 - Rebecca O'Malley Gipson

With funding from the President's Malaria Initiative, USAID supports internal residual spraying to prevent malaria in the high risk region of Oromia The Center for Applied Malaria Research and Evaluation (CAMRE) at the Tulane School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine will be taking a leading...

04/21/2021 - 18:30 - Dean Thomas LaVeist

And justice for all. The verdict in the Derek Chauvin trial was announced yesterday afternoon, convicting the former Minneapolis police officer on all counts levied against him. Some are hailing the conviction as a sign that justice has prevailed. But has it? It’s clear that we have a long way to...

04/19/2021 - 15:00 -

Police violence against Black Americans is shamefully common in the United States and devastates communities. For incidents that get widespread media exposure, collective trauma is felt across the nation, especially for Black individuals. Research supports that experiencing racism even...

04/19/2021 - 14:15 - Keith Brannon

The Tulane University Translational Science Institute aims to substantially increase clinical and translational research across the university. Photo by Sally Asher. The newly expanded Tulane University Translational Science Institute (TUTSI) aims to substantially increase clinical and...

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