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This South American Tribe Has the Healthiest Arteries Ever Seen

We could learn a lot from them.

A new study has found that the Tsimané people in Bolivia have less heart disease than any other population ever recorded. 795 kata lagi


Syria: Health in Conflict

The Lancet and the American University of Beirut have together established the concept for a Commission on Syria: Health in Conflict. The aim of the Commission will be to describe, analyse and interrogate the calamity before us through the lens of health and wellbeing. 94 kata lagi


Lancet study puts NIHR top of the intl league table for health research in the public interest inc. public involvement @TheLancet

Yesterday the Lancet published a study by Mona Nasser, Mike Clarke, Iain Chalmers and others looking at how well eleven international research founders are doing to reduce waste in research. 156 kata lagi

Medical Research

Evaluating industry's role in vaccine access - The Lancet

On March 6, 2017, the Access to Medicine Foundation released its first Access to Vaccines Index, a baseline analysis of industry activities to improve access to vaccines worldwide. 278 kata lagi


SNEHA - A community-based health model that delivers

Public health in urban areas is one of the most persistent, yet neglected, issues facing the developing world. Cities present an especially challenging canvas given the many different factors – migration, inadequate housing, lack of infrastructure, crime, political corruption, pollution, and dysfunctional health systems – that are in play. 629 kata lagi

Child Nutrition

We’re destined to live longer, less comfortable lives than scientists ever imagined

Women born in South Korea in 2030 are projected to be the first people to break the 90-year barrier in life expectancy. Women born in other developed countries in that decade won’t be too far behind, with many projected to live through their 80s, according to a recent study. 268 kata lagi

Why the Anti-Vaxxers are Wrong

Disclaimer:  I have no background in healthcare.  My own opinions regarding health issues are based on personal experience, observation and print material available to general readers. 462 kata lagi