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Hurricane Sandy Increased Incidence of Heart Attacks and Stroke in Hardest Hit New Jersey Counties

Researchers at the Cardiovascular Institute of New Jersey at Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School have found evidence that Hurricane Sandy, commonly referred to as a superstorm, had a significant effect on cardiovascular events, including myocardial infarction (heart attack) and stroke, in the high-impact areas of New Jersey two weeks following the 2012 storm.

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Citywide Access to Supermarkets in New Orleans Equivalent to Pre-Hurricane Katrina Level

Embargoed research from APHA's 142nd Annual Meeting and Exposition, Nov. 15-19

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UI Researchers Find East Coast Hurricanes Can Flood the Midwest

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A University of Iowa researcher and his colleagues have found that North Atlantic tropical cyclones in fact have a significant effect on the Midwest. Their research appears in the Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society.

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Research Offers New Way to Predict Hurricane Strength, Destruction

A new study by Florida State University researchers demonstrates a different way of projecting a hurricane’s strength and intensity that could give the public a better idea of a storm’s potential for destruction.

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Study Identifies Challenges Faced by NYU Langone Nurses in the Aftermath of Hurricane Sandy

A study published in The Journal of Urban Health examines the impact on NYULMC nurses’ post-Sandy deployment to help address patient surge in eight local hospitals and health facilities that had not been as affected by the storm.

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Dr. Tricia Wachendorf, UD, is Available for Interview on Hurricane Preparedness, Emergency Response and Disaster Management #Hurricaneiselle #Hurricanejulio

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NSU Researcher Part of Team Studying Ways to Better Predict Intensity of Hurricanes

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Study looks at factors related to intensity of hurricanes/cyclones

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Hurricane Arthur: GW Experts Available to Comment

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Hurricane Sandy Researcher Available to Discuss Long-Term Health Effects of Natural Disasters on Older Adults

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During #HurricanePreparednessWeek @TexasTech Has @TTUwind Experts Available to Discuss Upcoming Season

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