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How is plastic a threat to human health?

CGTN America – Jun 2, 2023 #heat By 2050 there could be more plastic than fish in the oceans. What does that mean for marine life and our health? Analyst Janaka de Silva explains. #heat

Chris van Tulleken on how ultra-processed food harms your health and the solution | New Scientist

FROM cocktail sausages to ready meals, ultra-processed food has long been suspected of being nutritionally inferior. Most dietary guidelines say this is because it tends to be high in fat, sugar and salt. But that is missing something vital, says … Continue reading

BBC World Service – Discovery, Our Microbes and Our Health

Click here to listen We are a teeming mass of interconnected microbes and the impact of this microscopic universe on our health, our minds, even our moods, is profound. Made in collaboration with Wellcome Collection, Claudia Hammond and an expert … Continue reading

The Peter Obi Legacy. Education, Roads and Health in Anambra State

The Peter Obi Legacy Apr 1, 2014 The Peter Obi Legacy. Education, Roads and Health in Anambra State

Session of the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor & Pensions

Senator Bernie Sanders Feb 9, 2023 Join us LIVE as we discuss the agenda of the Senate’s Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee. Now is the time for Congress to show the American people that our government can work for … Continue reading

21st Century Global Health Priorities with Christopher Murray

University of California Television (UCTV) – Feb 1, 2023 The world has lived through 2+ years of the COVID-19 pandemic, heightening the awareness of the links between health and other aspects of life including education and the economy. Future pandemics … Continue reading

How climate change affects your mental health | Britt Wray

TED Sep 20, 2019 “For all that’s ever been said about climate change, we haven’t heard nearly enough about the psychological impacts of living in a warming world,” says science writer Britt Wray. In this quick talk, she explores how … Continue reading

Food Insecurity is a Public Health Concern | Rayna Andrews | TEDxUWMilwaukee

TEDx Talks Nov 21, 2016 Food insecurity is an urgent public health problem in the United States, affecting one in seven households. Andrews TEDx talk explores the landscape and impact of food insecurity in the United States and overlays it … Continue reading

‘The damage you’re doing to families is terrible’: mother challenges health secretar y

Guardian News Dec 19, 2022 A mother of a three-year-old patient in Kings College hospital challenged the health secretary, Steve Barclay, over wait times in the NHS. She told the cabinet minister “the damage you’re doing to families is terrible” … Continue reading

Abandoned? Meet a Student Suing Yale for Pressuring Those with Mental Health Needs to Withdraw

Democracy Now! – Dec 5, 2022 A group of current and former Yale students is suing the Ivy League university over what they say is “systemic discrimination” against students struggling with mental health issues. In a lawsuit filed last week, … Continue reading