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Adam Schultz / Clinton Foundation
Wednesday
Sep 10
2014

Partnerships are Key to Tackling Global Rise in Non-Communicable Diseases

As the incidence of non-communicable diseases (NCDs) continues to rise globally, public health agencies have increased their efforts to find scalable, feasible, and effective interventions to prevent their onset. In the United States alone, over 117 million adults suffer from one or more NCDs.

Thursday
Aug 28
2014

Cook Healthy: Farmers’ Market 101

America Cooks With Chefs – our new partnership with the James Beard Foundation – is a health and wellness movement connecting Americans with celebrity chefs.

Prevention and Awareness: Fighting Women’s Heart Disease

Feb 25, 2014

It’s February - heart month – to me, a female cardiologist, it is a reminder of the work we have left to do. Heart disease is the #1 cause of death for both men and women in the US, it kills more every year than all cancers combined.

Kids Food Festival Helps Teach Balanced Food Choices in New York City

Feb 24, 2014
When kids are immersed in enjoyable activities, they absorb and retain information more effectively. The Kids Food Festival embodies this philosophy of learning through fun with its weekend full of family-friendly events at Bank of America Winter Village at Bryant Park in New York City. This March 1st and 2nd,families will cook, dance, laugh, and taste their way to making balanced food choices!

A Partnership to Empower the Youngest Generation

Feb 19, 2014

The phrases “achievement gap” and “opportunity gap” have long been common in the education community. Recently, however, researchers have begun to place greater emphasis on the “word gap” — a vocabulary discrepancy between children in low versus high-income families.

Know The Facts About Heart Disease

Feb 12, 2014
Coronary heart disease, heart failure, and stroke are the top killers of women in America today. This statistic points out the importance of prevention and awareness—women must be able to identify the causes, and symptoms, of heart disease.