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The Lancet Commission on global mental health and sustainable development

Executive Summary A decade on from the 2007 Lancet Series on global mental health, which sought to transform the way policy makers thought about global health, a Lancet Commission aims to seize the opportunity offered by the Sustainable Development Goals … Continue reading

Scientists measuring marine health as metric for climate change

CGTN America Published on Oct 27, 2020 As the latest U.S. presidential debate showed, “climate change” is one of the issues where the two candidates hold opposite views. President Donald Trump said he sees the Paris Climate Accord as a … Continue reading

‘Darkest part of the pandemic’ is approaching, says public health expert

PBS NewsHour Published on Oct 19, 2020 As the coronavirus surges across much of the United States, infection rates are particularly high in some less-populated Western and Midwestern states, including Montana, North Dakota and South Dakota. Amna Nawaz talks to … Continue reading

COVID-19 adds to DR Congo’s multiple health crises

Al Jazeera English Apr 13, 2020 The Democratic Republic of the Congo is fighting a war against disease on multiple fronts. The healthcare system in one of the world’s poorest countries is struggling to treat cholera, measles, ebola – and … Continue reading

The World Health Organization: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (HBO)

LastWeekTonight Published on Oct 19, 2020 John Oliver discusses the crucial role of the World Health Organization, why Donald Trump is skeptical of it, and how his plans to withdraw the United States could have dire consequences.

Immigration Is A Public Health Concern

Commonwealth Club of California Published on Oct 13, 2020 Donald Trump began his campaign for president by making immigration restrictions a centerpiece of his platform. He is ending his (first?) term with his administration dealing with the biggest public health … Continue reading

Trump Treatment Suggests Covid-19 Pneumonia; White House Oddly Evasive On Health Details | MSNBC

MSNBC Oct 6, 2020 Dr. Vin Gupta, of the University of Washington School of Medicine, talks with Rachel Maddow about the types of health data about Donald Trump that the White House should disclose so the American public has a … Continue reading

Public Health Luminary Encourages CDC Director Redfield To Stand Up To Trump | Rachel Maddow | MSNBC

MSNBC Published on Oct 10, 2020 Ali Velshi reads passages from a letter from celebrated public health official Dr. William Foege to Trump CDC director Robert Redfield encouraging Redfield to stand up to Donald Trump’s political distortions of CDC science, … Continue reading

Economy And Health Care: Fact Checking The Vice Presidential Debate | NBC News NOW

NBC News Published on Oct 8, 2020 NBC News’ Jane Timm fact checks claims made during the vice presidential debate between Kamala Harris and Vice President Mike Pence.

Amid Murky Health Details, Trump Wants To Hold Rally | Morning Joe | MSNBC

MSNBC Oct 9, 2020 The president said Thursday he was hoping to hold a rally over the weekend in Florida and potentially Pennsylvania, but questions remain a week after he publicly announced his coronavirus diagnosis. Aired on 10/09/2020