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Designing and improving public services | 20 April | CoProduction Conference

This is a conference for those of us working with our local councils, NHS and other public agencies.

By bringing the experience and expertise of our local communities together with those of the statutory bodies, we can co-design and co-produce public services that make a big difference to people’s lives, that use public money more effectively and which tackle the inequalities we are all aware of. 192 more words


Fibre: The key to optimal health?

“an apple a day keeps the doctor away”.

-Not really the original meaning of this old English proverb, but an apple is a great source of fibre – so I’m running with it! 1,165 more words

Natural Health

All Cholesterol is Not Created Equal: A Review (Summary) of Egg Consumption and Health Health

This is something I have been waiting for for a long time. A review article, published by The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, looking at egg consumption and finally getting with the times on egg/cholesterol/heart disease research. 601 more words


Know Your Risk Status

So I’ve been kind of MIA lately because I’m studying for my grad program’s comprehensive exam.  A little stressful but that means I’m THAT much closer to graduation!   660 more words


#1 Killer

Unfortunately heart disease is the #1 killer for men and women in America, and not all know that heart disease is a disease of inflammation. Inflammation can come from many risk factors but have similar detrimental results on cardio health, and therefore health overall. 912 more words


Cardiovascular Disease KILLS

CVD is one of the leading causes of death in both men and women in the united states. CVD kills about 600,000 people a year. 1,009 more words