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Vaping's Potential to Benefit Public Health Exceeds Its Risks

The benefits of vaping to quit smoking far outweigh the health risks of youths moving from electronic to traditional cigarettes, according to a new study led by Kenneth Warner and David Mendez. Read more.

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Field Notes: Abilene Emerson

Abilene Emerson, MPH candidate in Environmental Health Sciences, completed an industrial hygiene internship last summer at Bell's Brewery in Kalamazoo. Abilene describes one of the many health and safety projects she worked on, a noise exposure assessment of all the lines in the massive complex.

"Ultimately, diversity, equity, and inclusion are at the core of public health work. They are interconnected and we cannot have one without the other."

Katrina Burns

PhD Candidate, Environmental Health Sciences