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Aggressive Prostate Cancer On The Rise

Cases of Aggressive Prostate Cancer on the Rise, Research Finds by MAGGIE FOX  Advanced Prostate Cancer Cases on the Rise, Study Suggests1:57 Cases of aggressive prostate cancer appear to be on the rise, researchers reported Tuesday. The good news is it's...

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Plant based diet and T2DM

Healthy plant-based diet linked with substantially lower type 2 diabetes risk | News | Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health Healthy plant-based diet linked with substantially lower type 2 diabetes risk For immediate release: June 14, 2016 Boston, MA...

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New Salt guidelines

FDA takes major step forward targeting excess sodium in processed foods | The Nutrition Source | Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health FDA takes major step forward targeting excess sodium in processed foods The average American consumes 3,400 milligrams...

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Zika Virus: Symptoms, Facts, Diagnosis

Zika virus is a mosquito-borne illness that is spread by the Aedesspecies of mosquito, the mosquito also responsible for the transmission ofdengue and chikungunya viruses.1-3 Unlike malaria-carrying mosquitos, this species is mostly active during the day and so barrier methods such as mosquito nets are...

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Using GIS to track and prevent Cardiovascular Disease

Introduction Geospatial technology is one of the most effective tools in tracking and preventing diseases. Health professionals, epidemiologists, and government officials track a host of communicable diseases on a global scale using a variety of tools. Trends in applying geospatial...

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