Tag Archive: Public Health Reports

  1. Public Health Reports: Food Insecurity and Risk Indicators for Sexually Transmitted Infection Among Sexually Active Persons Aged 15-44, National Survey of Family Growth, 2011-2017

    In a recent article in Public Health Reports Centers for Disease Control and Prevention researchers examined the link between food insecurity and poor sexual health outcomes using nationally representative data. Data comprised adolescents and adults aged 15 to 44 who reported sexual activity in the past year from 6 years (September 2011–September 2017).

  2. Public Health Reports: Firearm-Related Deaths in Multnomah County, Oregon, 2010-2016: Linking Medical Examiner Data to State Vital Records Data

    In a recent article in Public Health Reports, a Multnomah County Health Department researcher linked death data from medical examiner and vital records to assess the use of medical examiner data to increase routine surveillance of violence due to firearms and determine any differences in sex, age, manner of death, or race and ethnicity between the two data systems.