Tag Archives: Impact

Managing sexual and survival risks: the impact of inequity and stigma on Jamaican MSM and transwomen

Two recent qualitative studies highlight Jamaican men who have sex with men (MSM) and transgender (trans) women’s heightened vulnerability to HIV. These groups are at higher risk of infection as a result of various socioeconomic inequalities – homelessness, lack of employment, the criminalisation of same-sex practices and high levels of stigma and violence. As a… Read More »

Assessing the impact of nutrition interventions on health and nutrition outcomes of community-dwelling adults: a …

Abby C Sauer,1 Jian Li,2 Jamie Partridge,1 Suela Sulo1 1Scientific & Medical Affairs, Research & Development, Abbott Nutrition, Columbus, OH, USA; 2Biostatistics & Data Management, Abbott Laboratories, Abbott Park, IL, USA Background: Malnutrition is pervasive in hospitalized patients and older adults. Although evidence shows the benefits of nutrition interventions in hospitalized patients, less is known… Read More »