RWJF is part of a growing network of leaders working to increase awareness and understanding of the impact of adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) and the need to develop effective innovative interventions.
December 8, 2014 | Journal Article
A longitudinal study finds evidence of links between adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) with lifelong chronic health and other problems. This article calls for a wide-scale, coordinated response.
November 13, 2014 | Culture of Health Post
The rates of infant and fetal mortality, and low birthweight, are disproportionately high among women of color in America. Why is this the case, and what can be done to improve the outcomes?
November 7, 2014 | Culture of Health Post
The United States spends more per capita on health care than any other country, and the lion's share goes toward pregnancy and childbirth. That makes Rochester's statistics even more tragic.
October 15, 2014 | Program Results Report
Researchers at the Center on the Developing Child at Harvard assessed the potential value of selected biological markers to measure the impact of toxic stress on developing organs and regulatory systems in young children.
August 12, 2014 | Issue Brief
Learn how economic and social conditions can directly influence child development and lifelong health—and what can be done to promote wellness among vulnerable children. Read the new issue brief from Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.
August 11, 2014 | Culture of Health Post
The best way to strengthen families is to meet them where they are.
July 24, 2014 | Program Results Report
The behavioral health, early intervention, and maternal and child health care systems in Allegheny County, Pa., built an infrastructure to identify and engage mothers with depression and developmental delays in their babies and toddlers.
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April 11, 2014 | Culture of Health Post
Empathy is the lifeblood of any system of health—it gives us all a shared stake in being healthy and helping others to thrive as well.