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A level reading for the unit Geog1 Health Issues
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Uganda male circumcision truck brings hope on HIV

Uganda male circumcision truck brings hope on HIV | AQAGeog1 Health Issues | Scoop.it
Male circumcision can reduce the risk of HIV by 60%, the WHO says, and a mobile clinic is helping to make the procedure in Uganda far more accessible.
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Obese need special help - minister

Obese need special help - minister | AQAGeog1 Health Issues | Scoop.it
Overweight people who struggle to shed the pounds should be given incentives to lead a more healthy and active lifestyle, Conservative minister Claire Perry has said.
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Creating a fertile future for smallholder farmers in Africa

Creating a fertile future for smallholder farmers in Africa | AQAGeog1 Health Issues | Scoop.it
What are the most effective ways of encouraging the development of smallholder farming? Diversification, training and working with the private sector are key, writes Frederika Whitehead
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DNA Injection Works Like An HIV 'Vaccine'

DNA Injection Works Like An HIV 'Vaccine' | AQAGeog1 Health Issues | Scoop.it
A new technique tricks the HIV virus into attaching itself to an antibody-like molecule created by the body.
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'Focus on fitness not fatness'

'Focus on fitness not fatness' | AQAGeog1 Health Issues | Scoop.it
In this week's Scrubbing Up, Dr Gavin Sandercock argues there has been a well-meaning but misguided focus on obesity, while the harm caused by inactivity has been overlooked.
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Fat Guidelines 'Shouldn't Have Been Introduced'

Fat Guidelines 'Shouldn't Have Been Introduced' | AQAGeog1 Health Issues | Scoop.it
Advice warning people to avoid eating fatty foods like butter and cheese "lacked any solid trial evidence to back it".
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Obamacare First Anniversary Update - YouTube

Just over a year ago, Healthcare Triage’s first video was on the opening of the exchanges mandated by the Affordable Care Act, and what people in the US shou...
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Canada's Healthcare System Explained! - YouTube

Last week we discussed the United States health care system. This week we discuss Canada's. We also take some time to bust some myths about their single paye...
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Obamacare and October 1st: Healthcare Triage #1 - YouTube

http://www.healthcare.gov Healthcare Triage is a new series from Dr. Aaron Carroll and the team behind Crash Course and Mental Floss Videos. In this episode,...
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Healthcare in England - YouTube

We've done the US, Canada, and France. None of them are really socialized healthcare systems. To get at that, we need to go look at a system like that of the...
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Coronary Artery Disease - Signs & Symptoms - YouTube

Insufficient blood flow to the heart muscle from narrowing of the coronary artery may cause angina (chest pain). Learn the signs & symptoms of coronary arter...
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Coronary Artery Disease: Prevention, diagnosis and treatment - YouTube

Jignesh Bhavsar, MD, a cardiologist at Penn Medicine, discusses how coronary artery disease can lead to serious health problems, including angina, heart atta...
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The cost of being unhealthy

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Despite all the warnings, too many of us are living unhealthy lifestyles. This causes a serious burden - and not just to the individual, but to the NHS and wider society as well.
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'World grappling with malnutrition'

'World grappling with malnutrition' | AQAGeog1 Health Issues | Scoop.it
Every nation on the planet, except China, is crossing a "malnutrition red line", suffering from too little or too much nutrition, a report warns.
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Radical HIV vaccine ploy raises hope

Radical HIV vaccine ploy raises hope | AQAGeog1 Health Issues | Scoop.it
In a radical new approach to HIV vaccination, DNA in monkeys is transformed and seems to give total protection against the virus, US scientists say.
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Obese Could Lose Benefits Unless They Diet

Obese Could Lose Benefits Unless They Diet | AQAGeog1 Health Issues | Scoop.it
Alcoholics, drug addicts and obese people face losing their benefits if they refuse treatment, as a Government review is ordered.
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Food fight: Row over fat advice

Food fight: Row over fat advice | AQAGeog1 Health Issues | Scoop.it
A row has erupted over claims that advice to eat less saturated fat had been based on shaky evidence. So, what is the best way to eat well?
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BBC Future of Food - Part 2: Senegal - YouTube

Future of Food - Part 2: Senegal George heads out to India to discover how a changing diet in the developing world is putting pressure on the world's limited...
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BBC Health Care Future of Food Part 3 Food in Cuba Discovery 2013 - YouTube

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The Healthcare System of France - YouTube

We've covered the United States and Canada. today, we cross the Atlantic to discuss the healthcare System in France. Their system is a combination of univers...
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What is Health Insurance, and Why Do You Need It?: Health Care Triage #2 - YouTube

In this episode of Healthcare Triage, Dr. Aaron Carroll gets some surprised questions from "friend of Obama" John Green who is still waiting for his big gove...
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The Healthcare System of the United States - YouTube

We've been getting a lot of requests to talk about the health care systems of different countries. It's really hard to compress the complexities of each into...
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Coronary Heart Disease (CHD) - YouTube

Coronary heart disease (CHD) causes heart attacks and is the UK's biggest killer, responsible for around four out of every ten deaths. But there's life after...
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Heart Disease and Heart Attacks - YouTube

Understanding coronary artery disease and myocardial infarctions. Left-most image from wikipedia user ZooFari (other two images in public domain). This video...
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