China’s past progress in healthcare and future opportunities can help not only the Chinese people live better and longer lives, but can also drive global advancements in healthcare delivery, said Josette Sheeran, President and CEO of the Asia Society, in a major speech in Beijing hosted by The George Institute for Global Health.
Landmark research by The George Institute for Global Health has found that exercise can save lives, with an increase in the number of steps walked each day having a direct correlation with long term mortality.
The gluten-free food industry is booming with new products regularly joining the market and many people seeing it as a healthy alternative, however,while they are essential for people with coeliac disease, new research has found there is little or no difference in their nutritional value when compared to standard products.
World first research published in The Lancet reveals that more than two million people globally die unnecessarily each year because they cannot access kidney failure treatment (dialysis or a kidney transplant).
The George Institute for Global Health, in partnership with UNICEF and Reuters, has endeavoured to develop educational programs for journalists in an effort to address the challenges of public health starting with improving immunization coverage and vaccine up-take in India.