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NCDFREE Tweet of the Day!

Abigail Capobianco - April 25, 2013
Hi All! Three days left in our crowdfunding campaign! This is the last effort to raise the funds needed to bring our movement to fruition and move forward with the production of the films and sympos...
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cancer Diabetes Emergence of NCDs Heart Disease Lung Disease mental health NCD NCD Campaign NCDFREE NCD Prevention NCDs Nutrition Obesity prevention Tobacco Control
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NCDFREE Tweet of the Day!

Abigail Capobianco - April 23, 2013
Hi All, In an effort to get more people tweeting about NCDFREE and keep momentum going, we are offering a "tweet of the day" every day which you can easily copy and paste into your twitter account t...
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cancer Diabetes Heart Disease Lung Disease NCD NCD Campaign NCDFREE NCD Prevention NCDs non-communicable diseases (NCDs) Obesity prevention
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NCDFREE Update

Abigail Capobianco - April 22, 2013
Hi All, I just wanted give you an update on the wonderful progress that NCDFREE is making! In addition to garnering much attention at the Global Health 2015 Conference in Sweden and the International...
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NCD Campaign NCDFREE NCD Prevention NCDs
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"The Men Who Made Us Fat"

Geneviève Bois - Nov. 5, 2012
Good evening fellow YPers, I wanted to share with who this interesting program that aired on British TV about Big Food, Food systems and Food politics: "The Men Who Made Us Fat", that Sandro shared...
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Diabetes food environment food industry NCDs Nutrition Obesity prevention
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Have non-communicable diseases become the major health problem in Nepal? A call for local evidence

Amrit Banstola - June 5, 2012
Greetings from Nepal! We all know that World Health Assembly has recently set the first global target on non-communicable diseases, demanding a reduction in preventable deaths by 25% by 2025. With ...
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Heart Disease Lung Disease NCDs Nepal non-communicable diseases public health public health perspective
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Non-communicable diseases in sub-Saharan Africa: what we know now

Ziad Khatib - Oct. 3, 2011
Non-communicable diseases in sub-Saharan Africa: what we know now Khatib Ziad dyr050 885..901 NON-COMMUNICABLE DISEASES Non-communicable diseases in sub-Saharan Afric...
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cancer Cardiovascular Diseases Chronic Respiratory Diseases Diabetes health care in low resource settings middle income countries NCDs Publications & Research Risk Factors & Prevention Tobacco Control
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References inline with the PIH guide

Ziad Khatib - Oct. 1, 2011
Dear NCD community, I would like to share additional references inline with the PIH Guide and to emphasize its importance. 1) A systematic review by Dalal and colleagues, on NCDs in sub-Saharan ...
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cancer Cardiovascular Diseases Chronic Respiratory Diseases Diabetes health care in low resource settings middle income countries NCDs Publications & Research Risk Factors & Prevention Tobacco Control
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Video: Spotlighting the NCD Problem

Julia Nagel - May 25, 2011
Video: Spotlighting the NCD Problem Nagel Julia
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africa cancer Cardiovascular Diseases Chronic Respiratory Diseases Conferences & Meetings Diabetes health Heart Disease Lung Disease NCD NCDs Publications & Research Risk Factors & Prevention UN
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Information, resources, and documents from the WHO Ministerial meetings in Moscow

Benn Grover - May 5, 2011
Information, resources, and documents from the WHO Ministerial meetings in Moscow Grover Benn
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Conferences & Meetings NCDs UN who
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New NCD film produced by WHO

Paul Garwood - May 3, 2011
Please find a new 6 minute film produced by WHO on the NCDs epidemic. The film was released 28 April during the global NCDs conference in Moscow. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AvwX1m4LR4w&feature=...
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alcohol cancer Cardiovascular Diseases Children & NCDs Chronic Respiratory Diseases Conferences & Meetings development Diabetes diet film heart lung NCDs physical risk Risk Factors & Prevention tobacco
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Adapting the DOTS Framework for Tuberculosis Control to the Management of Non-Communicable Diseases in Sub-Saharan Africa

Yue Guan - Feb. 25, 2011
Adapting the DOTS Framework for Tuberculosis Control to the Management of Non-Communicable Diseases in Sub-Saharan Africa Guan Yue
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