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Harvard Chan's @BillHanage warns that it is not feasible to separate elderly and young people to pursue a so-called "natural" herd immunity strategy.
Today, @WHO classified #COVID19 a #pandemic . Remember, the term pandemic refers to the scope of cases of the disease, not the severity of those cases. Thanks to Harvard Chan School epidemiologist @mlipsitch for helping us to develop these infographics.
Something is very wrong in the United States and the United Kingdom, says @MichaelMarmot . While the rich continue to enjoy good health and longer lives, he said, the poor are getting sicker and dying younger.
A 2016 survey found that 72% of Americans rated coconut oil as “healthy,” though only 37% of nutrition experts agreed. examines the science behind this popular food
We love this holiday message from : "There is something better than science and that is science with a moral compass, science in the service of humanity, science that makes current needs responsive to future needs." - William Foege, MPH '65
A large, long-term study of U.S. men and women shows a link between sugar-sweetened beverages and early death.