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CHR launches study to determine best time for gestational diabetes screening

Nationwide study aims to recruit people in the first trimester of pregnancy

June 8, 2021

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CHR researchers have been working to ensure the COVID-19 vaccines are safe

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“We’ve been looking for long-term health consequences of vaccines in the Vaccine Safety Datalink for a long time, and we haven’t found any. If a vaccine reaction is going to happen, it usually occurs in the first six weeks after vaccination.” — Allison Naleway, CHR Distinguished Investigator

May 25, 2021


New Study Finds that Integrating Medical Care into Dental Offices Helps Seniors Access Needed Care

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Recent learning health system research by Investigators at the Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research (CHR) and partners in the Kaiser Permanente Northwest Dental system has shown that integrating medical care into dental offices is an effective way to help older patients receive this kind of medical care.

May 7, 2021

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