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The Rise of Non-dairy Milk – Are Cows Getting the Boot?

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There is no robust evidence on the detriments of cow’s milk but it has health benefits that non-dairy milk does not.
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Defeating COVID-19 Requires a Military-Grade Defense System

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A new dashboard utilizing data from 20,000 labs provides a 21st Century military-grade, Dowding-like defense system to use against COVID-19.
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COVID-19: Key Elements for Optimal Protection of Healthcare Workers

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Recommendations for the optimal protection of healthcare workers during the COVID-19 pandemic are based on a review of the published experience.
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What to Do If Your Hands Are a Mess From...

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Proper handwashing is an essential step to protect yourself from infectious agents, such as coronavirus. It can, however, lead to dry skin and hand eczema.
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MedShare Responds (Again) to the Coronavirus Outbreak in China

MedShare partners with The Coca-Cola Foundation & The UPS Foundation to send 1.8 million respirator masks to China in response to the coronavirus outbreak.

Google, Big Data, and Public Health

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Google isn’t the only tech company with ambitions to improve public health but it's one of the most visible companies making concerted efforts to enter the field.
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Climate Change and Human Health: It’s a Killer

The impact of climate change on human health is killing people right now via extreme weather events, spread of infectious disease, and failures of nutrition.
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Untreatable Gonorrhea Strain Has Health Officials Alarmed

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When a bacterial strain becomes so advanced that it can resist most or all available antibiotics, doctors & public health officials get nervous & we should too.
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Toxic Chemicals Are a Threat to the Health of Our Children

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Prenatal exposure to toxic chemicals is linked to preterm birth, birth defects, childhood cancer, obesity, diabetes, asthma, & lasting harm to the brain. SafetyNEST, a startup whose mission is to be the most trusted source for pregnant women & their healthcare providers, helps safeguard babies’ against everyday toxic chemicals.
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The Founders and the Sanctity of Gun Ownership

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A historian argues that It is inconsistent with Founders governing record to believe that they were supporters of unrestricted private firearms.
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Cancer Death Rates are Way Down, Why?

American Cancer Society statistics show that the death rate from cancer has declined over the last 2 decades and dropped another 1.7% last year. There's also been a 2% decline in new cancer diagnoses in the last decade for men, but not for women. Otis Brawley, MD, Chief Medical and Scientific Officer for the ACS describes what's behind these stats.
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Transgender Suicide is a Public Health Crisis

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Transgender suicide is a public health crisis for the estimated 150,000 trans teens and 1.4 million trans adults in the U.S. Policies of the Trump administration could make it worse.