National Academy of Medicine

Alternatives to Antibiotics: Why and How

The antibiotic resistance problem is caused by the evolution and transfer of genes that confer resistance to medically important antibiotics into human pathogens
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Health Literacy Insights for Health Crises

Introduction Typically, the authorities and experts on public health practices are public health officials. The public expects these officials to offer import
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Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease Starts in Childhood

The importance of good nutrition practices on health and well-being has been recognized for thousands of years. One familiar quote attributed to
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Case Study: Medicaid and Public Health Collaboration in Oregon

  Oregon is one of the leading states engaged in innovative health care delivery system reform that includes population health as a ce
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Getting to Equity in Obesity Prevention: A New Framework

High obesity prevalence persists as a major issue for societies globally (IOM, 2012; WHO, 2013). Chronic overweight and obesity have high health,
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