Daily Archives: May 10, 2018


Forum in the News – May 10

Powerful men hiding behind ‘black box’ slow progress of equality — Bloomberg Round-up of Bloomberg’s ‘Business of Equality’ conference bemoans the lack of gender pay gap data at individual firms and references the Forum’s Global Gender Gap Report prediction that it will be more than a century before that gap […]


Half of mental health facilities and a third of substance abuse treatment facilities have smoke-free campuses

Press Release Embargoed Until: Thursday, May 10, 2018, 1:00 p.m. ETContact: Media Relations(404) 639-3286 About half of mental health (49%) and a third of substance abuse treatment facilities (35%) reported having smoke-free campuses in the 50 states, Washington, D.C., and Puerto Rico, according to a new report from the Centers […]


Half of mental health facilities and a third of substance abuse treatment facilities have smoke-free campuses

Press Release Embargoed Until: Thursday, May 10, 2018, 1:00 p.m. ETContact: Media Relations(404) 639-3286 About half of mental health (49%) and a third of substance abuse treatment facilities (35%) reported having smoke-free campuses in the 50 states, Washington, D.C., and Puerto Rico, according to a new report from the Centers […]


Half of mental health facilities and a third of substance abuse treatment facilities have smoke-free campuses

Press Release Embargoed Until: Thursday, May 10, 2018, 1:00 p.m. ETContact: Media Relations(404) 639-3286 About half of mental health (49%) and a third of substance abuse treatment facilities (35%) reported having smoke-free campuses in the 50 states, Washington, D.C., and Puerto Rico, according to a new report from the Centers […]


Early intensive behavioral intervention (EIBI) for increasing functional behaviors and skills in young children with autism spectrum disorders (ASD)

What is the aim of this review? The aim of this review was to find out whether early intensive behavioral intervention (EIBI) can improve functional behaviors and skills, reduce the severity of autism, and improve intelligence and communication skills for young children (less than six years old) with autism spectrum […]


Methylphenidate for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in children and adolescents – assessment of harmful effects

We included a total of 260 studies: 7 comparative cohort studies, 6 of which compared 968 patients who were exposed to methylphenidate to 166 controls, and 1 which assessed 1224 patients that were exposed or not exposed to methylphenidate during different time periods; 4 patient-control studies (53,192 exposed to methylphenidate […]


Three CDC scientists named as 2018 Service to America Medal Finalists

Press Release For Immediate Release: Thursday, May 10, 2018Contact: Media Relations(404) 639-3286 The Partnership for Public Service has announced its nominees for the 2018 Service to America Medals, known as the “Sammies.” CDC has three finalists for these prestigious public health awards that recognize the talents and achievements of federal employees. […]


Three CDC scientists named as 2018 Service to America Medal Finalists

Press Release For Immediate Release: Thursday, May 10, 2018Contact: Media Relations(404) 639-3286 The Partnership for Public Service has announced its nominees for the 2018 Service to America Medals, known as the “Sammies.” CDC has three finalists for these prestigious public health awards that recognize the talents and achievements of federal employees. […]


Three CDC scientists named as 2018 Service to America Medal Finalists

Press Release For Immediate Release: Thursday, May 10, 2018Contact: Media Relations(404) 639-3286 The Partnership for Public Service has announced its nominees for the 2018 Service to America Medals, known as the “Sammies.” CDC has three finalists for these prestigious public health awards that recognize the talents and achievements of federal employees. […]