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Xu et al find lower cognition at midlife for adults born during China's 1959-61 famine

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Sarah Miller

Miller et al. find benefits of Medicaid for pregnant mothers in 1980s carry over two generations

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"'Medicaid' mothers’ had healthier grandchildren" - Daily Democrat. 11/17/2017.

According to a recent paper by U-M economist Sarah Miller and colleagues Chloe East, Marianne Page, and Laura Wherry, federal expansion of Medicaid in the 1980s to more low-income pregnant mothers affected health outcomes for later generations - representing a substantial return on government investment.

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