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Map of the projected health-related SDG index based on past trends, by decile, in 2030
September 12, 2017 - Measuring progress and projecting attainment on the basis of past trends of the health-related Sustainable Development Goals in 188 countries..Read more.
Toward Curing HIV: Test Finds Hidden Virus
May 31, 2017 - The quest to develop a cure for HIV has long been plagued by a seemingly simple question: How do doctors determine if someone is cured? The virus has a knack for..view conference videos.
Fueling the vegetarian (vegan) athlete.
Vegetarian diets are associated with several health benefits, but whether a vegetarian or vegan diet is beneficial for athletic performance has not yet been defined... Read more.
Healthy Eating, Activity, and Sleep Needed to Curb Childhood Obesity
Jennifer DiNallo, director of research at Penn State's Clearinghouse for Military Family Readiness, presents the THRIVE Initiative to participants at the 2017 Child Maltreatment Solutions Network Conference..Read more.
Jeffrey C. Hall, Michael Rosbash and Michael W. Young, 2017 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine
Oct 2, 2017 - Jeffrey C. Hall, Michael Rosbash and Michael W. Young were awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine on Monday for discoveries about the molecular mechanisms controlling the body’s circadian rhythm..Read more.
NRF 3rd Annual Aspen Ski Getaway April 2-8, 2018: Ski. Play. Learn.
Why is the Aspen Ski Getaway so special? Dr. Michael Klaper is joining Dr. Fuhrman in Aspen to lecture at the Foundation’s 2018 Aspen Ski Getaway. Each morning we come together for a hearty Nutritiarian breakfast and much more..Read more.
HIV Criminalization Laws and the Right to Health
This paper discusses the harmful impacts of archaic criminal laws poorly drafted to punish the transmission of HIV. Many of these laws emerged in the 1980s yet they remain in force today..Read more.
Diabetes + Depression = Increased Risk of Death, Review Finds
20 February, 2013 — People living with diabetes who also have untreated depression are at increased risk of death... Read more.
UN and partners launch plan to stop transmission of bovine tuberculosis to humans
Oct 12, 2017 – Stressing the damaging impact on poor rural communities in Africa and South-East Asia of bovine TB transmission to humans, United Nations health experts launched the first-ever roadmap to combat the so-called zoonotic TB..Read more.
UN and partners aim to slash 90 per cent of cholera deaths by 2030
Oct 3, 2017 – A taskforce of United Nations and international partner agencies is gearing up to launch an ambitious new strategy to combat cholera – aiming to reduce deaths by 90 per cent by 2030, the UN health agency announced today..Read more.
Much of the planet’s land severely degraded owing to increased consumption, UN warns
Sept 12, 2017 – A new United Nations report warns that a third of the planet’s land is now severely degraded thanks to a doubling in the consumption of natural resources over the past 30 years..Read more.
Meet the new US entrepreneurs farming seaweed for food and fuel
Jun 29, 2017 - Michael Graham is part of a growing group of entrepreneurs looking to build businesses around farming seaweed, long-prized in Asian countries for its nutritional value, high-protein content and health benefits..Read more.
In-N-Out Burger beefs up its promise of antibiotic-free meat
Mar 5, 2016 - In-Out Burger starts to address a big public health concern about the tie between drugs used routinely to raise livestock and the increasing number of antibiotic-resistant infections in humans..Read more.