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Multivariate analysis. Face validity. Sampling bias. For researchers, these are everyday terms. For policymakers, advocates, and other stakeholders, they might as well be ancient Sumerian. 

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A few weeks ago, we sat down with a group of local decision-makers to find out how they think about and use research, and what facilitates or hampers acting on research to develop evidence-based policies.

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A randomized controlled research trial is studying how best to improve diabetes control in food-insecure populations.

Commentary

Despite the billions of dollars spent each year on health care in this country, too many Americans are falling behind on key indicators of health and well-being. Yet, health care is just one piece of the puzzle.

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There are countless examples of how policies, laws, and guidelines can help people in our society live better and healthier lives. But there is still too much we don’t know.

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As Carson crafts his strategic goals for the agency, he should look to emerging cross-sector collaborations across the country to improve health outcomes through housing.

Commentary

Together, RWJF, P4A, Urban Institute, and our grantees are working to build a Culture of Health where everyone has the opportunity to live as healthy a life as possible.

Cross-post

Here’s what you should know about place and disadvantage, and how they work together to cut lives short.