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Benefits of Blueberries for Artery Function
Benefits of Blueberries for Artery Function

Benefits of Blueberries for Artery...

Benefits of Blueberries for Artery Function

Benefits of Blueberries for Artery Function

What is the optimum dose of wild blueberries to eat at a meal?
Green Charcoal in Haiti - Carbon Roots International
Green Charcoal in Haiti - Carbon Roots International

Green Charcoal in Haiti - Carbon Roots...

Green Charcoal in Haiti - Carbon Roots International

Green Charcoal in Haiti - Carbon Roots International

An overview of Carbon Roots International's work, as of May 2016. Produced by Evoke Multimedia and the Barr Foundation.
The Story of NutritionFacts.org
The Story of NutritionFacts.org

The Story of NutritionFacts.org

The Story of NutritionFacts.org

The Story of NutritionFacts.org

Subscribe to Dr. Greger’s free nutrition newsletter at http://www.nutritionfacts.org/subscribe and get a free excerpt from his latest NYT Bestseller HOW NOT TO DIE. (All proceeds Dr. Greger receives from the sales of his books, DVDs, and speaking engagements go to support the 501c3 nonprofit that runs NutritionFacts.org.)
Heat, Pollen, and Air Pollution: Climate Change and the Increase in Allergic Diseases
Heat, Pollen, and Air Pollution: Climate Change and the Increase in Allergic Diseases

Heat, Pollen, and Air Pollution: Climate...

Heat, Pollen, and Air Pollution: Climate Change and the Increase in Allergic Diseases

Heat, Pollen, and Air Pollution: Climate Change and the Increase in Allergic Diseases

Dr. Rosalyn Baker, Board Certified Allergist and Clinical Immunologist speaks on Climate Change and the Increase in Allergic Diseases.
Oxidized Cholesterol as a Cause of Alzheimers Disease
Oxidized Cholesterol as a Cause of Alzheimers Disease

Oxidized Cholesterol as a Cause of...

Oxidized Cholesterol as a Cause of Alzheimers Disease

Oxidized Cholesterol as a Cause of Alzheimers Disease

Oxidized cholesterol can be 100 times more toxic than regular cholesterol, raising additional concerns about foods such as ghee, canned tuna, processed meat and parmesan cheese. Subscribe to Dr. Greger’s free nutrition newsletter at http://www.nutritionfacts.org/subscribe and get a free excerpt from his latest NYT Bestseller HOW NOT TO DIE. 
The Effects of Avocados on Inflammation
The Effects of Avocados on Inflammation

The Effects of Avocados on Inflammation

The Effects of Avocados on Inflammation

The Effects of Avocados on Inflammation

The impact of high fat plant foods—avocados, peanuts, walnuts—and olive oil put to the test.
AMEC Solar Initiative
AMEC Solar Initiative

AMEC Solar Initiative

AMEC Solar Initiative

AMEC Solar Initiative

Benefits of Cabbage Leaves on the Knee for Osteoarthritis
Benefits of Cabbage Leaves on the Knee for Osteoarthritis

Benefits of Cabbage Leaves on the Knee...

Benefits of Cabbage Leaves on the Knee for Osteoarthritis

Benefits of Cabbage Leaves on the Knee for Osteoarthritis

Knees aren’t the only cabbage leaf shaped body parts for which cabbage has been tested. I’m also doing a video about the use of cabbage leaves for mastitis—stay tuned!
Questions are the Answers with  REV. DR. MIRIAM BURNETT
Questions are the Answers with  REV. DR. MIRIAM BURNETT

Questions are the Answers with REV. DR....

Questions are the Answers with REV. DR. MIRIAM BURNETT

Questions are the Answers with REV. DR. MIRIAM BURNETT

"Healing Water" Pastor Natalie Mitchem...

"Healing Water" Pastor Natalie Mitchem Connectional Health Commission AME Church Worldwide

"Healing Water" Pastor Natalie Mitchem Connectional Health Commission AME Church Worldwide

Do Chia Seeds Help with Belly Fat?
Do Chia Seeds Help with Belly Fat?

Do Chia Seeds Help with Belly Fat?

Do Chia Seeds Help with Belly Fat?

Do Chia Seeds Help with Belly Fat?

Here’s some more on flax: • Flax Seeds for Hypertension (https://nutritionfacts.org/video/Flax...) • Flaxseeds & Breast Cancer Survival: Clinical Evidence (https://nutritionfacts.org/video/flax...) • Can Flax Seeds Help Prevent Breast Cancer? (https://nutritionfacts.org/video/Can-...) • Flaxseed vs. Prostate Cancer (https://nutritionfacts.org/video/flax...) • Flax Seeds for Breast Pain (https://nutritionfacts.org/video/flax...) • Flaxseeds vs. Diabetes (https://nutritionfacts.org/video/flax...)
Is Monk Fruit Sweetener Safe?
Is Monk Fruit Sweetener Safe?

Is Monk Fruit Sweetener Safe?

Is Monk Fruit Sweetener Safe?

Is Monk Fruit Sweetener Safe?

The natural plant-based sweeteners stevia and monk fruit (Luo Han Guo) are pitted head-to-head against aspartame and Splenda.
2018 General Board International Health Commission Report
2018 General Board International Health Commission Report

2018 General Board International Health...

2018 General Board International Health Commission Report

2018 General Board International Health Commission Report

2018 General Board International Health Commission Report
2018 General Board Luncheon Presentation by Philips Healthcare
2018 General Board Luncheon Presentation by Philips Healthcare

2018 General Board Luncheon Presentation...

2018 General Board Luncheon Presentation by Philips Healthcare

2018 General Board Luncheon Presentation by Philips Healthcare

2018 General Board Luncheon Presentation by Philips Healthcare
Does Tea Tree Oil Work for Nail Fungus?
Does Tea Tree Oil Work for Nail Fungus?

Does Tea Tree Oil Work for Nail Fungus?

Does Tea Tree Oil Work for Nail Fungus?

Does Tea Tree Oil Work for Nail Fungus?

Tea tree essential oil is pitted against the antifungal cream lotrimin for the treatment of fungal nail infection, but what about treating the underlying cause?
How to Shop for, Handle, and Store Chicken
How to Shop for, Handle, and Store Chicken

How to Shop for, Handle, and Store...

How to Shop for, Handle, and Store Chicken

How to Shop for, Handle, and Store Chicken

Poultry is the most common cause of serious food poisoning outbreaks, followed by fish then beef. But what, aren’t people more likely to order their burgers rarer than their chicken sandwiches? The primary location where outbreaks occur is the home not restaurants.Poultry is the most commo
How to Shop for, Handle, and Store Chicken
How to Shop for, Handle, and Store Chicken

How to Shop for, Handle, and Store...

How to Shop for, Handle, and Store Chicken

How to Shop for, Handle, and Store Chicken

Poultry is the most common cause of serious food poisoning outbreaks, followed by fish then beef. But what, aren’t people more likely to order their burgers rarer than their chicken sandwiches? The primary location where outbreaks occur is the home not restaurants.
The Best Advice on Diet and Cancer
The Best Advice on Diet and Cancer

The Best Advice on Diet and Cancer

The Best Advice on Diet and Cancer

The Best Advice on Diet and Cancer

What the best available balance of evidence says right now about what to eat and avoid to reduce your risk of cancer.
The Philosophy of NutritionFacts.org
The Philosophy of NutritionFacts.org

The Philosophy of NutritionFacts.org

The Philosophy of NutritionFacts.org

The Philosophy of NutritionFacts.org

If there’s anything in life that we should demand evidence for, it should be that which affects the health and wellbeing of ourselves and our families.
Why You Should Care About Nutrition
Why You Should Care About Nutrition

Why You Should Care About Nutrition

Why You Should Care About Nutrition

Why You Should Care About Nutrition

Most deaths in the United States are preventable and related to nutrition.
Best Brain Foods: Berries and Nuts Put to the Test
Best Brain Foods: Berries and Nuts Put to the Test

Best Brain Foods: Berries and Nuts Put...

Best Brain Foods: Berries and Nuts Put to the Test

Best Brain Foods: Berries and Nuts Put to the Test

Flashback Friday: Eliminating 90% of Heart Disease Risk
Flashback Friday: Eliminating 90% of Heart Disease Risk

Flashback Friday: Eliminating 90% of...

Flashback Friday: Eliminating 90% of Heart Disease Risk

Flashback Friday: Eliminating 90% of Heart Disease Risk

Preventing and treating chronic diseases such as heart disease, diabetes, and stroke with diet and lifestyle changes is not just safer but may be dramatically more effective.
Do Lutein Supplements Help with Brain Function?
Do Lutein Supplements Help with Brain Function?

Do Lutein Supplements Help with Brain...

Do Lutein Supplements Help with Brain Function?

Do Lutein Supplements Help with Brain Function?

Avocados, greens, and lutein and zeaxanthin supplements are put to the test for improving cognitive function.
Which Is a Better Breakfast - Cereal or Oatmeal?
Which Is a Better Breakfast - Cereal or Oatmeal?

Which Is a Better Breakfast - Cereal or...

Which Is a Better Breakfast - Cereal or Oatmeal?

Which Is a Better Breakfast - Cereal or Oatmeal?

The remarkable impact of the structure of food beyond nutritional content or composition. Subscribe to Dr. Greger’s free nutrition newsletter and get the Evidence-Based Eating Guide: A Healthy Living Resource from Dr. Greger and NutritionFacts.org. Sign up at https://www.nutritionfacts.org/healthkit.
A.M.E. International Health Commission Meeting Tuesday June 26, 2019 1 of 2
A.M.E. International Health Commission Meeting Tuesday June 26, 2019 1 of 2

A.M.E. International Health Commission...

A.M.E. International Health Commission Meeting Tuesday June 26, 2019 1 of 2

A.M.E. International Health Commission Meeting Tuesday June 26, 2019 1 of 2

A.M.E. International Health Commission Meeting Tuesday June 26, 2019 1 of 2
A.M.E. International Health Commission Meeting Tuesday June 26, 2019 2 of 2
A.M.E. International Health Commission Meeting Tuesday June 26, 2019 2 of 2

A.M.E. International Health Commission...

A.M.E. International Health Commission Meeting Tuesday June 26, 2019 2 of 2

A.M.E. International Health Commission Meeting Tuesday June 26, 2019 2 of 2

A.M.E. International Health Commission Meeting Tuesday June 26, 2019 2 of 2
Council of Bishops & General Board Meetings June 24 -26 '19 Praise vol 1 view in 360 degrees
Council of Bishops & General Board Meetings June 24 -26 '19 Praise vol 1 view in 360 degrees

Council of Bishops & General Board...

Council of Bishops & General Board Meetings June 24 -26 '19 Praise vol 1 view in 360 degrees

Council of Bishops & General Board Meetings June 24 -26 '19 Praise vol 1 view in 360 degrees

Council of Bishops & General Board Meetings June 24 -26 '19 Praise vol 1 view in 360 degrees
Council of Bishops & General Board Meetings June 24 -26 '19 Praise vol 2 view in 360 degrees
Council of Bishops & General Board Meetings June 24 -26 '19 Praise vol 2 view in 360 degrees

Council of Bishops & General Board...

Council of Bishops & General Board Meetings June 24 -26 '19 Praise vol 2 view in 360 degrees

Council of Bishops & General Board Meetings June 24 -26 '19 Praise vol 2 view in 360 degrees

Council of Bishops & General Board Meetings June 24 -26 '19 Praise vol 2 view in 360 degrees
Council of Bishops & General Board Meetings June 24 -26 '19 Intro vol 1 view in 360 degrees
Council of Bishops & General Board Meetings June 24 -26 '19 Intro vol 1 view in 360 degrees

Council of Bishops & General Board...

Council of Bishops & General Board Meetings June 24 -26 '19 Intro vol 1 view in 360 degrees

Council of Bishops & General Board Meetings June 24 -26 '19 Intro vol 1 view in 360 degrees

Council of Bishops & General Board Meetings June 24 -26 '19 Intro vol 1 view in 360 degrees
Council of Bishops & General Board Meetings June 24 -26 '19 Intro vol 2 view in 360 degrees
Council of Bishops & General Board Meetings June 24 -26 '19 Intro vol 2 view in 360 degrees

Council of Bishops & General Board...

Council of Bishops & General Board Meetings June 24 -26 '19 Intro vol 2 view in 360 degrees

Council of Bishops & General Board Meetings June 24 -26 '19 Intro vol 2 view in 360 degrees

Council of Bishops & General Board Meetings June 24 -26 '19 Intro vol 2 view in 360 degrees
Council of Bishops & General Board Meetings June 24 -26 '19 Intro vol 3 view in 360 degrees
Council of Bishops & General Board Meetings June 24 -26 '19 Intro vol 3 view in 360 degrees

Council of Bishops & General Board...

Council of Bishops & General Board Meetings June 24 -26 '19 Intro vol 3 view in 360 degrees

Council of Bishops & General Board Meetings June 24 -26 '19 Intro vol 3 view in 360 degrees

Council of Bishops & General Board Meetings June 24 -26 '19 Intro vol 3 view in 360 degrees
Council of Bishops & General Board Meetings June 24 -26 '19 Intro vol 4 view in 360 degrees
Council of Bishops & General Board Meetings June 24 -26 '19 Intro vol 4 view in 360 degrees

Council of Bishops & General Board...

Council of Bishops & General Board Meetings June 24 -26 '19 Intro vol 4 view in 360 degrees

Council of Bishops & General Board Meetings June 24 -26 '19 Intro vol 4 view in 360 degrees

Council of Bishops & General Board Meetings June 24 -26 '19 Intro vol 4 view in 360 degrees
Council of Bishops & General Board Meetings June 24 -26 '19 Intro vol 5 view in 360 degrees
Council of Bishops & General Board Meetings June 24 -26 '19 Intro vol 5 view in 360 degrees

Council of Bishops & General Board...

Council of Bishops & General Board Meetings June 24 -26 '19 Intro vol 5 view in 360 degrees

Council of Bishops & General Board Meetings June 24 -26 '19 Intro vol 5 view in 360 degrees

Council of Bishops & General Board Meetings June 24 -26 '19 Intro vol 5 view in 360 degrees
Flashback Friday: Biblical Daniel Fast Put to the Test
Flashback Friday: Biblical Daniel Fast Put to the Test

Flashback Friday: Biblical Daniel Fast...

Flashback Friday: Biblical Daniel Fast Put to the Test

Flashback Friday: Biblical Daniel Fast Put to the Test

Flashback Friday: Biblical Daniel Fast Put to the Test
Keto Diet Theory Put to the Test
Keto Diet Theory Put to the Test

Keto Diet Theory Put to the Test

Keto Diet Theory Put to the Test

Keto Diet Theory Put to the Test

Keto Diet Theory Put to the Test
Flashback Friday: Treating Gout with Cherry Juice
Flashback Friday: Treating Gout with Cherry Juice

Flashback Friday: Treating Gout with...

Flashback Friday: Treating Gout with Cherry Juice

Flashback Friday: Treating Gout with Cherry Juice

Flashback Friday: Treating Gout with Cherry Juice
Protecting Houses of Worship
Protecting Houses of Worship

Protecting Houses of Worship

Protecting Houses of Worship

Protecting Houses of Worship

Today, houses of worship face a unique set of safety and security challenges that weren't there just a few years ago. This video offers a look at those challenges and demonstrates how law enforcement, houses of worship, and other partners can work together to report suspicious behavior and raise security awareness while forging positive relationships within the community.
Trailer for How Not to Diet: Dr. Greger’s Guide to Weight Loss
Trailer for How Not to Diet: Dr. Greger’s Guide to Weight Loss

Trailer for How Not to Diet: Dr....

Trailer for How Not to Diet: Dr. Greger’s Guide to Weight Loss

Trailer for How Not to Diet: Dr. Greger’s Guide to Weight Loss

17 ingredients to an ideal weight loss diet and the 21 tweaks to accelerate the further loss of excess body fat.

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Congratulations to Dr. Harriet G. McCombs
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Congratulations to Dr. Harriet G. McCombs

"Harriet G. McCombs, PhDHarriet G. McCombs, PhD, is the recipient of the 2016 James Jones Lifetime Achievement Award. McCombs has a remarkable career bringing mental health knowledge and skills to bear in the public interest. As a member of the first Minority Fellowship Program class and the youngest person to receive the doctoral degree from the University of Nebraska at Lincoln, she took her skills to Wayne State University, Yale University, University of South Carolina and the South Carolina Department of Mental Health. She joined the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration's (SAMHSA) an agency of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services as a Pubic Analyst and developed three substantive programmatic areas: (1) Minority Mental Health; (2) Rural Mental Health and (3) Faith Community Partnerships. Her expertise was instrumental in developing measureable standards of culturally competent mental health services. Her sustained efforts to systematically address barriers to rural mental health services earned her the "Going to Bat Award" of the National Association for Rural Mental Health. This prestigious award has among its recipients United States Congress members, Senators, and the current Deputy Secretary of Health and Human Services.

McCombs is a consensus builder and innovator and active in many national and international groups to bring mental health to the front of public health service delivery. She is a champion of people traumatized by disasters and holds certificate in Global Mental Health from the Harvard Program in Refugee Trauma. For her work in Kenya with the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) to implement community-based trauma services, she received SAMHSA's Superior External Service Award.

As Senior Mental Health Advisor to the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) Administrator and the Director of the Bureau of Primary Health Care (BPHC), Dr. McCombs provided national leadership and strategic direction to assure integration of primary health care and behavioral health in HRSA programs. She provided national leadership for the Health Disparities Collaborative Health Care Model and the BPHC's response to the tragedy of Sept. 11, 2001.

McCombs has been an invited presenter at the Rosalyn Carter Symposium on Mental Health Policy and briefings to The Special Committee on Aging, U.S. Senate; the Health Braintrust of Congressional Black Caucus of the U.S. Congress and numerous public interest councils. (e.g., National Advisory Mental Health Council, National Mental Health Leadership Forum; the Federal Interdepartmental Task Force on Homelessness and Severe Mental Illness; National Joint Working Group on Telemedicine; the Office of the Surgeon General; and HHS Working groups on Eliminating Health Disparities).

McCombs continues to demonstrate commitment to public service and access to culturally competent mental health care."
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