The Sickness Lurking Beneath World Cup Fever

  The Sickness Lurking Beneath World Cup Fever Posted August 16, 2018 by Dean Schillinger post-info While watching the World Cup, Dean Schillinger was reminded of the ongoing back-and-forth matchup between the soda industry and public

A Focused Intervention: The Provider’s Role in Firearm Violence Prevention

  A Focused Intervention: The Provider’s Role in Firearm Violence Prevention post-info Rocco Pallin and Garen Wintemute of the UC Davis Violence Prevention Research Program discuss the physician’s responsibility to discuss firearm safety with patients

Why Tuberculosis is an R&D priority

TB-690x3200000-0002-8715-2896Source: Why Tuberculosis is an R&D priority AddThis Sharing Buttons above On World Tuberculosis Day 2017, Grania Brigden of the International Union Against TB and Lung Disease discusses the importance of developing new treatments for TB

Announcing the PLOS Tuberculosis Channel

0000-0002-8715-2896Source: Announcing the PLOS Tuberculosis Channel AddThis Sharing Buttons above Soumya Swaminathan and Madhukar Pai announce the launch of the PLOS Tuberculosis Chanel This post also appears on the PLOS Channels & Collections Blog. Today, World

Training Liberia’s Next Generation of Obstetric Clinicians through Interactive Distance Learning

7065765017_5f00c90dbb_o-690x3200000-0002-8715-2896Source: Training Liberia’s Next Generation of Obstetric Clinicians through Interactive Distance Learning AddThis Sharing Buttons above David Southall and Rhona MacDonald of Maternal & Childhealth Advocacy International (MCAI) describe a distance learning project to train

Setting a new standard for how we measure global health

0000-0002-8715-2896Source: Setting a new standard for how we measure global health AddThis Sharing Buttons above Christopher Murray, Director of the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, discusses the Guidelines for Accurate and Transparent Health Estimates Reporting

Ending Tuberculosis in Afghanistan: working together towards a common goal

0000-0002-8715-2896Source: Ending Tuberculosis in Afghanistan: working together towards a common goal AddThis Sharing Buttons above Mohammad Razi discusses the fight against TB in Afghanistan and the need to  focus on new shorter treatment for MDR TB

Ending Tuberculosis in Afghanistan: working together towards a common goal

0000-0002-8715-2896Source: Ending Tuberculosis in Afghanistan: working together towards a common goal AddThis Sharing Buttons above Mohammad Razi discusses the fight against TB in Afghanistan and the need to  focus on new shorter treatment for MDR TB

Hunting for Huntington’s Disease Treatments in the New Millennium

Source: Hunting for Huntington’s Disease Treatments in the New Millennium AddThis Sharing Buttons above Karen Ring, of the California Institute for Regenerative Medicine, gives an update from the HD CARE symposium at UC Irvine. “Over

The Alzheimer Disease International Conference 2016 – “Think Global, Act Local”

Source: The Alzheimer Disease International Conference 2016 – “Think Global, Act Local” AddThis Sharing Buttons above Members of the World Young Leaders in Dementia reflect on the Alzheimer’s Disease International Conference. The Alzheimer Disease International