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The Power of Language in Public Health

While viewing the public hearing yesterday regarding portion control on sugar-sweetened beverages (SSBs) in New York City, it really bothered me how speaker after speaker, in particular those who opposed the amendment proposal, called it a “ban.” In fact, it … Continue reading

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Dive into Public Health! Here’s how…

When I received my acceptance letter to the MPH program in March 2011, I was so eager to begin, I wished classes would start right away. Unfortunately, that was not possible – I had to wait until fall. In a … Continue reading

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Top 50 International Health Experts Worth Following on Twitter

One of the great things about technology, and the Internet, is that it is possible to make connections with truly amazing people. If you are interested in public health, you can find out more online. Social media web sites allow … Continue reading

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7 Twitter Users Every Health Nut Should Follow

Knowledge is power and information sharing educates all involved. The social media revolution has made it easy to share information, tips, and pointers on all subjects; including health and nutrition. Health buffs don’t need to purchase expensive muscle magazines now; … Continue reading

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