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#12 - Maternal Health Now: New Research from The Lancet

In this episode Julia Wiklander, Felogene Anumo and Zanele Mabaso introduce you to new research that was published just a few weeks ago in The Lancet’s Maternal Health Series. 435 kata lagi

Maternal And Newborn Health

How The Lancet creates, and the UN spreads, lies -- Hans Rosling in The Lancet

The UN can only mirror its member countries. While the UN (and for example the EU) are supposed to try and “level up” they very often “level down”. 412 kata lagi


Time for a Relook at India's flagship programs

The findings of the Global Burden of Disease 2015 study are truly depressing. The results, published in The Lancet, lists the main factors behind illness, death and disability in countries. 250 kata lagi

Child Nutrition

BMJ vs The Lancet: there are no winners in the 'statins war' - The Conversation

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This is an excellent and important read from The Conversation. It argues that newspapers misreporting on the ongoing debate is likely to lead to more deaths from cardiovascular disease. 162 kata lagi


While scientists argue it out on 'statins island' what are the public meant to do? #statins

Battling scientists, warring doctors, sparring academic journals – what are we to make of the statins debate?

It is on days like this, in an age when every aspect of public life is under ever intense scrutiny, that science can appear as if it exists on an island all its own. 279 kata lagi

Medical Research

Statins or not? New study helps you decide - CNN.com

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CNN reports that a new study has reviewed all the data on the harms and benefits of statins to help the millions with… 204 kata lagi


More Americans are using pot for fun, and everything is totally fine

As the years go by, more and more Americans are sparking up—with, seemingly, no rise in negative consequences.

According to a report published (paywall) in The Lancet on Aug. 230 kata lagi