Tag: Nutrition

WHO: 2019 Life Expectancy Statistics

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Due to opioid-related overdoses among young, adult men in British Columbia, life expectancy rates in Canada have stopped increasing for the first time in...

WHO Warns Against Overweight Becoming ‘New Norm’

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Written by Veronika Bradley, Editor for Children’s Health and Safety Association – March 6, 2014 and Republished by Diligencia Investigative Reporting – May 2019A detailed...

Lead-Level Limits for Children – Results of Canada’s Survey and Policy

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The Center for Disease Control (CDC) reduced its level on lead poisoning from 10 to 5 micrograms per decilitre cutting in half the lead...

Every Six Seconds Diabetes Takes a Life

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Count to six.  That's all it takes.  Every six seconds a person dies from diabetes. The projected number of people that will be diagnosed with...

Dr. Stanley Zlotkin Develops ‘Sprinkles’ to prevent Anaemia in Vulnerable Populations

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Dr. Stanley Zlotkin, a ‘champion of intervention’, had a notion that a simple form of ‘home fortification’ could prevent anaemia in developing countries –...

Do You Know How Much Salt Your Children are Eating?

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To encourage people to curb their sodium intake JoAnne Arcand, a University of Toronto dietician and postdoctoral fellow, together with researchers from the Ottawa...

Obese Children are Suffering from Adult Diseases

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Written by Veronika Bradley, Editor, Children's Health and Safety Association – September 29, 2012Republished by Diligencia Investigative Reporting – April 2019After reading and researching...

Child Obesity – Wake Up and Smell the Sugar

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Written by Veronika Bradley, Editor for Children's Health and Safety Association - October 8, 2013 and Republished by Diligencia Investigative Reporting – April 2019 The...

Canada – Child Obesity Rates Have Doubled Since 1970s

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Written by Veronika Bradley, Editor for Children’s Health and Safety Association – May 19, 2015 and Republished by Diligencia Investigative Reporting – April 2019According to...

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