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Can Applesauce Help Close The Racial Health Gap? No, Wait, Hear This Chef Out – NPR

Enlarge this image Chef Tunde Wey uses food as a tool for social justice. His company, BabyZoos, aims to use profits from the sale of applesauce to hospitals to fund ventures that create more economic opportunities for African Americans in an effort to close racial wealth — and health — gaps. L. Kasimu Harris for… Read More »

When Women’s Health Clinics Close, More Women Die of Cervical Cancer

New research presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) found that the closing of nearly 100 women’s health clinics between 2010 and 2013 across the United States resulted in fewer women being screened for cervical cancer, more diagnoses being made later when the disease was more advanced and greater… Read More »

Close to Home: NIH Researcher and Alopecia Patient Seeks a Cure

Angela Christiano, Ph.D., is not a typical researcher. Dr. Christiano studies a hair loss disease called alopecia areata. She also has it. Alopecia areata makes people lose their hair, usually in small patches. While it is not painful, the condition can cause serious confidence and self-image issues. “With the support of NIH, this research and… Read More »

Specialised briefings from leading US & British organisations on Air-Land Integration and Joint Fires at SMi’s Close Air Support Conference

SMi Reports: Military & Industry experts to give focused, high-level briefings on delivering operational superiority at Close Air Support in London this June. SMi’s Close Air Support (CAS) conference is now in its fifth successful year, which is set to take place on the 5th and 6th June 2019 in London. This year’s event will… Read More »