A Holistic Rx for Keeping Your Family Healthy

Dr. Madiha Saeed, MD, is one of most joyful, inspiring people I know! I have no doubt you all will agree once you’ve met her on today’s podcast. She’s a mom and also a board-certified integrative holistic family physician. Online, Dr. Madiha is known as Holistic Mom MD and she specializes in making healthy living […]

Recommitting to children in the 2018 global AIDS agenda

Recommitting to children in the 2018 global AIDS agenda Author :  Charles Lyons Charles Lyons is President and Chief Executive Officer of the Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation. Throughout last year, the world was confronted with irrefutable evidence that children are a woefully neglected and underserved population in the fight against HIV/AIDS. A UNAIDS report released […]

Global surgery and anaesthesia—expanding human capability

Global surgery and anaesthesia—expanding human capability  Author :  Dr Sabrina Juran Sabrina Juran is a post-doctoral researcher in epidemiology at the Technical University Munich, Germany. Her research focuses on identifying geographical and socioeconomic health inequalities at a global, regional, and national level by systematically studying aspects of vulnerabilities and resilience. Sen argued that the principal […]

Process matters when it comes to implementing the SDGs

Process matters when it comes to implementing the SDGs International Maritime Organization Author :  Maisam Najafizada Maisam Najafizada, MA MD PhD, is an Assistant Professor of Health Policy with Community Health and Humanities Division, Faculty of Medicine, Memorial University of Newfoundland, and a research collaborator with Afghanistan Research Evaluation Unit (AREU). Over the past […]

Still Talking After All These Years

Eyeing a reporter, another attendee joked, “I don’t want the press to think we kiss our patients on the head.” But we are getting ahead of ourselves. Tuesday was the new attendees’ cocktail party, where the mood was almost effervescent, indicating that those in the psychoanalytic community don’t appear to have social anxieties — or […]

How to Use Activated Charcoal (for Beauty, Health & Home)

Activated charcoal has been part of my natural medicine cabinet for years, but now it is showing up in beauty magazines and DIY websites for its many other uses! Activated charcoal is one of those rare areas where ancient traditional medicine and today’s medical literature agree. Ayurvedic and Chinese medicine used this sooty, jet-black powder for thousands of […]