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Radishes are low in calories, have anti-cancer and antifungal properties. Add them to your salad for a peppery crunch or snack! Radishes contain 2 natural compounds, sulforaphane and indole-3, which has anti-cancer activity. #cancer  #radishes  #indole3  #sulphoraphane 

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Following August meltdown, Zymergen hints at salvage plans — cutting jobs and renegotiating loans $ZY By @MaxGelman 

Friday 22 October 2021 marks one year since the brutal murder of environment defender Fikile Ntshangase. Her daughter Malungelo tells of the harm coal mining has caused and how their community is resisting. #JusticeforFikile 

WHO published its Management Response Plan to address the findings of the Independent Commission on allegations of sexual abuse and exploitation during the 10th #Ebola  outbreak response in #DRC  ⬇️

It’s essential to protect yourself and others against both flu and #COVID19  this winter. Get vaccinated. Get boosted. Get protected. Find out more:

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On average, 4 climate activists have been killed each week since the signing of the Paris Agreement in 2015. These are people defending the forests, oceans, land and air we all depend on. #JusticeforFikile  #DefendTheDefenders 

WHO has allocated an initial $7.6 million to strengthen its capacity to prevent, detect and respond to sexual abuse allegations in ten countries with the highest risk profile.

WHO will ensure mandatory pre-deployment training and refresher training for any further deployments; reporting channels for alerts or complaints; prompt investigation of complaints; and monitoring.

WHO is committed to supporting the survivors of sexual abuse and exploitation in #DRC  including with livelihood support.

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Scoops of the Day

Can men get breast cancer too? YES! About 1% of all breast cancer cases in the U.S. occur in men. Learn about the treatment options available. #BreastCancerAwarenessMonth 

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In-person or #telehealth  appointments are more efficient when patients prepare their questions ahead of time. QuestionBuilder in Spanish can help Latino patients do that & more. Download the free app today.

AHRQ’s #EvidenceNOW : Advancing Heart Health initiative addresses challenges #primarycare  practices face in adopting clinical evidence and improving care. During #SCAAwareness , learn about promising findings from the initiative

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And @Luhby  from @CNN  explained how vaccine and mask mandates might be widening a schism between people in New York and America at large.

#AHRQ 's new Request for Information seeks input on how the Agency can have the greatest impact on addressing climate change. Access for additional details.

Last week I sat down with @childcareorg  to talk about the childcare crisis we are experiencing throughout the United States. I had the opportunity to hear from parents & providers about the struggles of finding & providing quality childcare that is accessible & affordable. (1/3)

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Check out #AHRQ  PSNet featured research on the importance of accurate preoperative evaluations and documentation, a model to improve situational awareness during critical incidents, and #preventing  pregnancy-related mental health deaths.

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Wow !!!!what an Honor 🙏🏾🙏🏾🙏🏾🙏🏾🙏🏾Where my Haters at let’s celebrate 🥳🥳🥳🥳🥳🥳

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Today, @CDCDirector  Dr. Rochelle Walensky endorsed ACIP recommendation for a #COVID19  vaccine booster shot in certain populations. @US_FDA 's & CDC’s recommendation for use are important steps forward as we work to stay ahead of the virus. Full statement:

#COVID19 cases continue to decrease, but the overall level of community transmission is still high. The 7-day average of daily new cases is 73,079, a 15.1% decrease from the previous week. Get vaccinated as soon as you can! More: .

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Scoops of the Week

OUTBREAK UPDATE: Fresh whole onions causing large Salmonella outbreak in 37 states. Throw away any unlabeled onions at home. Do not eat, sell, or serve red, white, or yellow onions imported from Mexico and distributed U.S.-wide by ProSource Inc.

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Senate GOP’s vote to block consideration of the #FreedomToVote  Act is a rejection of Americans’ right to vote & further evidence of the threat the filibuster poses to our democracy. Defending the integrity of our democracy should not be a partisan issue.

Pleased to join a panel with @EricTopol  & @DrLeanaWen  today during the @MilkenInstitute  2021 Global Conference. Watch at 3:45pm ET for a #COVID19  update on variants, vaccinations and global distribution: #MIGlobal 

Menopause symptoms may feel isolating – but you are not alone. In honor of #WorldMenopauseDay , get answers to the most commonly asked questions regarding menopause. Learn more:

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It was an honor to witness Admiral Levine's historic appointment as the first female four-star officer to serve in the U.S. Public Health Service Commissioned Corps’ and the first openly transgender four-star officer to serve in any of the uniformed services.

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Junk Food is Designed to be Addictive. Willpower Won't Beat That Addiction. Remember to set yourself up for success ~ you are a product of your environment & if the junk food is there, you'll find it. Nutrient deficiencies create even further cravings, eat nutrient-rich foods.

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An analysis of Scotland's mortality in 114,000 SARS-CoV2–infected people revealed that vaccine effectiveness against death by the delta variant 14 days or more after a second dose was 90% for BNT162b2 and 91% for ChAdOx1 nCoV-19. #IDTwitter 

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Today, FDA issued a landmark proposal to improve access to hearing aid technology for millions of Americans. This proposed rule would establish a new category of over-the-counter (OTC) hearing aids.

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Can't Sleep? Next Time Try This: ✱Write a To-Do List ✱Don't Stay in Bed ✱Read a Book ✱Listen to a Podcast ✱Try Soothing Sounds ✱Use Deep Breathing ✱Try Guided Meditation#insomnia  #sleep  #optimalhealth 

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The #BidenInflation  crisis is causing hardworking American families to spend an extra $175 EACH month on food, fuel, and housing.

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