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States dedicated to ensuring women receive the care they need should fix existing gaps in contraceptive access.
Seeking the Biological Foundation of Human Capital Theory
Many parents of young school-aged kids will inevitably endure the question, “Why do I have to go to school?” Children are aware that school is a costly investment! Their parents anticipate that schooling offers long-term benefits of gaining both cognitive skill and maturity and grit that together matter for achieving later life success.Posted in
The Unequal Causes and Costs of Dementia
Dementia and its costs aren’t equally borne by all populations. Studies indicate that, compared to older non-Hispanic white adults, older Black adults are about twice as likely to have dementia, and older Hispanic adults about one and one-half times as likely.