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[ARCHIVED] Non-Communicable Diseases

"We are entering a critical year for global health..."

Eric Obscherning - Feb. 1, 2017
We are entering a critical year for global health, where non-communicable diseases (NCDs) will be under the global spotlight. The United Nations High-Level Review on NCDs in 2018 will be a rallying...
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[ARCHIVED] Non-Communicable Diseases

Happy 2017 from YP!

Eric Obscherning - Jan. 19, 2017
As many of you noticed at the end of 2016, the YP-CDN Community was archived and members merged happily with the NCD community. We also launched a new online platform (ncdaction.org) which provides wa...
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Access to essential medicines Advocacy cancer Cardiovascular Diseases Children & NCDs chronic disease Chronic Respiratory Diseases collaborative research Conferences & Meetings developing global health leaders Diabetes Emerging Leaders Essential Medicines Human resources for health leadership NCD Networking noncommunicable disease non-communicable diseases Publications & Research Risk Factors & Prevention tobacco Young People
Global Health Nursing & Midwifery

Tackling the Crisis of Chronic Disease: What Needs to Be Done. Nov 14, 2013

Maggie Sullivan - Nov. 2, 2013
A wonderful opportunity for nurses who work, or are interested, in NCDs (non-communicable diseases). You can attend in person if you're in DC, or via live webcast at: www.SmartGlobalHealth.org/Live. E...
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Meetings & Conferences NCD non-communicable diseases Nursing Specialties webcast
[ARCHIVED] Young Professionals Chronic Disease Network

New Article on the impact of soda on health

Thea Joselow - May 9, 2013
Hi everyone, We're really pleased to share this article on the health impacts of sodas and sugar sweetened beverages by Arogya World fellow, Mohinder Watson, PhD. I hope you enjoy it, and encourage ...
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diet NCDs non-communicable diseases non-communicable diseases (NCDs) Nutrition Obesity sugar
[ARCHIVED] Young Professionals Chronic Disease Network

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