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The U.S. Targeted Breastfeeding Abroad. Here At Home, It’s Another Story.
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The U.S. position on a resolution to support breastfeeding counters domestic legislation.
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Baby Formula Industry Has A Long History Of Undermining Breastfeeding Moms
This started way before President Trump and will likely continue long after him.
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Being Transgender Is No Longer Considered A Mental Disorder By World Health Organization
"Leaving it there was causing stigma."
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U.S. Announces Additional $7 Million Donation In Fight Against Ebola In Congo
It’s going to take an estimated $26 million to quell the outbreak, and the U.S. has raised its contribution from $1 million to $8 million.
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WHO Decides Not To Declare International Health Emergency Over Ebola Outbreak
WHO cited the fast response to the outbreak and pending use of a vaccine in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
Ebola Is Back And World Health Officials Are Racing To Stop Another Catastrophe
The World Health Organization is proposing to deploy the experimental Ebola vaccine against the new outbreak.
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WHO Declares Ebola Outbreak After Democratic Republic Of The Congo Confirms 2 Cases
This is the second outbreak in under a year for the central African country.
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9 Out Of 10 Air Pollution Deaths Occur In Developing Countries, WHO Study Finds
And almost everyone is breathing toxic air.
'This Is Real Momentum': World TB Day Finally Marks A Promising Shift
The political will needed to end tuberculosis -- the world's top infectious killer -- may have arrived.
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We Can Cure Tuberculosis If World Leaders Step Up
Ambassador Eric Goosby, MD
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It is my hope that on World TB Day, all who care about ending the disease will demand that their leaders act.
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India's Prime Minister Pledges Massive Push To Fight World's Top Infectious Killer
Global health experts consider Modi's commitment to stop tuberculosis to be a game-changer.
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5 Micronutrients That Are Essential For A Child’s Overall Health & Well-Being
By RYOT Studio
Micronutrients — which consist of vitamins and minerals — are essential for “development, disease prevention and the overall
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Air Pollution Exposed: Why You Might Be Breathing In Tire Waste
It's a little-discussed type of pollution but could be affecting your health.
In Brazil's Most Polluted City, A Tough Choice Between Health And Money
Ana Beatriz Rosa
"When it comes to the air, there’s nothing you can do. You cannot stop breathing."
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Mayors Of The World's Major Cities Speak Out About Air Pollution
The urgent risk kills thousands of people around the globe each year and covers urban landscapes in smog.
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How To Protect Yourself From The Dangers of Air Pollution
“You shouldn’t be breathing air that could be killing you.”
American Parents Are Giving Babies Regular Food Far Too Soon
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Embrace the excuse not to share your food with your kid while you have it.
World Health Organization’s Junk Diagnosis For 'Gaming Disorder' Trivializes Mental Illness
Christopher J. Ferguson
Professor of psychology, media effects researcher and author o...
News media reported this week that the World Health Organization (WHO) is moving ahead with the inclusion of “gaming disorder
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These Are The Reasons You Might Quit Meat In 2018
By Tom Levitt, On Assignment For HuffPost
And it's not just because Leonardo DiCaprio's on board.
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What To Make Of California's New Advice On Cellphones And Radiation
It's safety advice for an unclear, undefined threat to health.
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The Case For Rethinking Breastfeeding Goals
Six months of exclusive nursing is out of reach for many moms. Is it time for a change?
Seasonal Influenza Deaths More Common Worldwide Than Previously Thought
Dr. Melvin Sanicas
Vaccinologist, Public Health Physician, Gates Global Health Fe...
Up to 650,000 people in the world die from seasonal flu each year. This is much higher than the often-used numbers of 250,000
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Netherlands Tops The Good Country Index, But The News Isn't So Good For The U.S.
The list ranks countries based on the "good" they do for humanity.
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Protect Older Persons From Molesters
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Originally posted on Kenya’s Daily Nation A week after the world marked the International Day of Older Persons on Oct. 1
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The Next Frontier for Protecting Newborns
By Kathrin U. Jansen, Ph.D.
Having spent my career dealing with the scientific complexities of developing and delivering vaccines to people of all ages
Sponsored by Pfizer
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This Year's Flu Season Looks Like A Bad One — And It Could Be Coming Early
Popular Science brings its readers amazing innovations and dis...
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