Obesity research is riddled with methodological problems that are rarely challenged, leading to the perpetuation of misinformation and interventions that do harm. Given the two-thirds of the population who are classified as higher weight and thus subject to these interventions, it is past time to clean up the basic scientific flaws in this research area. For a quick summary of a couple of these issues, see Poodle Science:... more »
Given the shortcoming of community-based participatory research (CBPR) as a means of translating findings about social determinants of health, in what ways should NHLBI address the impact of laws on health?
What are the biological, environmental, social and economic determinants of health in rural areas related to COPD and other lung disease.