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Soda Summit 2014: Winning Strategies to Reduce Soda-Related Diseases
June 4-5 in Washington D.C., the conference will bring together national and international experts, public health professionals and local, state and national policymakers to explore a comprehensive set of topics and strategies to reduce soda-related diseases.
World Bank Wants Water Privatized, Despite Risks
Humans can survive weeks without food, but only days without water — in some conditions, only hours. It may sound clichéd, but it’s no hyperbole: Water is life. So what happens when private companies control the spigot? Evidence from water privatization projects around the world paints a pretty clear picture — public health is at stake.
Don’t Panic, Go Organic: The IPCC Report Should be a Wakeup Call for Climate-Smart Food
The stark predictions of the recent IPCC report need not result in more hunger. In fact, they can also be the wake-up call we need to make “climate-smart” food decisions. And for once there is some good news in the story of global warming: We already have a solution. Read on for 4 climate-smart food strategies.