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PROJECT ALPHA 2018: HOW CAN WE PREVENT CANCERS?

We have been having this training of trainers sessions at kenyatta university where we teach students on cancers.So a lot of reports have been published on preventing cancers and today we choose to bring you top 5 ways on how we can reduce our risk of contracting cancers. 843 more words

PUBLIC HEALTH

PROJECT ALPHA 2018: #CHANGE4CANCER ONLINE CAMPAIGN

On the week prior to world cancer day Stowelink Inc. was responsible for creating a trending hashtags on cancer where individuals commented on ways to avoid and manage cancer. 109 more words

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project ALPHA 2018: FREE MEDICAL CAMP AT MADRE TERESA ZIMMERMAN -KENYA

Project ALPHA has been one of our best projects since the inception of Stowelink. Well this year we have had a few events as far as the project which involves creation and awareness of cancer is concerned. 378 more words

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The Food Guide needs to rise above dietary dogma

A while ago I remember reading an article by some doctors about how the updated Canada’s Food Guide should be promoting a low-carb, high-fat (LCHF) diet. 488 more words

Pursuing Health Equity

One of the most wonderful parts of my MPH experience is having the time to bop around this beautiful city and attend various nerdy conferences and lectures. 654 more words

Single-fatherhood: an emerging public health challenge

Single-fathers have three times higher chances of dying compared to single-mothers and partnered-fathers, a recent study published in the Lancet Public Health found. The study used Canadian Community Health Survey between the years of 2001 and 2012. 171 more words

Population Health

Investing in social services as a core strategy for health organizations: developing the business case

Social determinants of health — economic stability, neighborhood and physical environment, education, food, transportation, community and social context — can all impact health outcomes. With the growing emphasis on population and community health, how do hospitals and health systems make the business case for investing in social services to improve the health of their patients and communities? 157 more words

Posted By Diana Culbertson