Navigation Links
Team outlines 21st century roadmap to make America the healthiest nation in the world
Date:5/5/2010

creating an interactive online health hub for best practices and health information, extending the Congressional Budget Office timeframe to 20 years for scoring cost savings of prevention, and establishing mechanisms to coordinate Federal programs to ensure that public health and prevention are cornerstones in the implementation of health care reform legislation.

The Commission recommends that the President issue a "Call to Action for a Healthier U.S." and an annual State of the Nation's Health address, with a yearly report describing the health status of the nation including progress on implementation of health reform.

In an interconnected world, America's health is inextricably linked to global health, with humanitarian, economic and national security implications. The spread of infectious diseases such as AIDS and pandemic flu, the safety of food and the water supply, and the spread of tobacco use and obesity do not respect national borders. Yet, federal investments in global health account for less than one percent of the U.S. budget. The Commission recommends creating a 21st century U.S. Strategy for Global Development and Health Assistance, developing a Federal interagency collaborative framework, harnessing health diplomacy as a tool of "smart power" and working multilaterally with international institutions to advance science, medicine and public health in the developing world.

Lastly, investing in U.S. funding for biomedical and public health research, and the training of new scientists in health and medicine, are essential to strengthening and securing America's future. Investing in research is the foundation for all health and medical interventions, serves as a cornerstone of health care reform efforts, and is an engine of job creation as well economic and societal progress. Yet, in recent years, funding for research has been declining. Furthermore, America has seen a steady erosion in its homegrown scientific talent base. As
'/>"/>

Contact: Joe Caspermeyer
joseph.caspermeyer@asu.edu
480-258-8972
Arizona State University
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2 3 4 5

Related medicine news :

1. From Conflict to Consensus: Interaction Associates Outlines How Leaders Can Achieve Successful Alignment and Implementation
2. Global tobacco report outlines 21 challenges for 21st century
3. Lockton Outlines Implications of Proposed Health Reform Plans
4. Allsup Outlines What You Need to Know Before Filing Your SSDI Claim
5. Allsup Outlines Quick-Processing Methods for Social Security Disability Claims
6. Launch of ImmortalHumans.com as a Result of Humankind's Drive to Cure Aging and Become Biologically Immortal Within this Century
7. Boy Scouts of America Prepared for Second Century of Service
8. Go Beyond Retro to Discover the World of 20th Century Fashion!
9. The Practical Visionary Offers Eight Keys to Surviving and Thriving in the 21st Century
10. American Human Development Project Releases 'A Century Apart,' Revealing Alarming Disparities in Well-Being Among U.S. Racial and Ethnic Groups
11. 21st Century Leadership: New Book Shows Why it's Different and How it Can Transform People and Organizations
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:3/2/2015)... (PRWEB) March 02, 2015 Representatives ... it has officially launched a multivitamin supplement that’s ... of product development for BNatrl, said the multivitamin, ... from Olympic and other world-class athletes. , "Being ... use this pure whole food multivitamin to improve ...
(Date:3/2/2015)... YORK, NY (PRWEB) March 02, 2015 This ... off March 2–8 and will provide opportunities for people across ... new ways to help people with MS live their best ... progress made and to inspire others to join the Society’s ... Multiple sclerosis, an unpredictable, often disabling disease of the central ...
(Date:3/2/2015)... 2015 Dinner preparation and meal ... the success of DinnerDork , a company ... delicious for thousands of busy customers. The company ... expanding to offer a total of 6 diverse ... appropriate classic recipes and comfort foods; Paleo Palette, ...
(Date:3/2/2015)... (PRWEB) March 02, 2015 Four Seasons Resort ... celebrating its 25th anniversary this year, having officially opened its ... the luxury resort is honoring over 70 employees who started ... -- from amongst the approximately 400 original employees. The ... Resort’s Oceanfront Lawn. , This Four Seasons flagship ...
(Date:3/2/2015)... March 02, 2015 A true renaissance man—some ... of the 1960s cult rock band Khazad Doom, has long ... determination to persevere despite all odds. His motto throughout his ... what situation or goal was before him. And that attitude, ... now being passed on to a new generation. , As ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Bnatrl Launches Multivitamin Supplement for Runners 2Health News:Every Connection Counts During MS Awareness Week 2Health News:Every Connection Counts During MS Awareness Week 3Health News:Every Connection Counts During MS Awareness Week 4Health News:DinnerDork Announces New Meal Planning Support for the Home Cook 2Health News:DinnerDork Announces New Meal Planning Support for the Home Cook 3Health News:Celebrating Four Seasons Resort Maui’s 25th Anniversary 2Health News:Cult Rock Star’s “Got To Make It” Attitude Inspires New Generations 2Health News:Cult Rock Star’s “Got To Make It” Attitude Inspires New Generations 3
... road accidents on the basis of the time taken for ... reducing the time between an accident taking place and the ... would cut the risk of death by one-third. "The ... arrive is 25 minutes in Spain", Roco Snchez-Mangas, co-author of ...
... By Steven Reinberg HealthDay Reporter , TUESDAY, ... fruits and vegetables and low in saturated fats can ... mildly elevated blood pressure, Johns Hopkins University researchers say. ... (Dietary Approaches to Stop Hypertension) -- was designed to lower ...
... journal Addiction argues that privatising Sweden,s government ... alcohol-related violence and other harms. Depending on the type ... Sweden will increase by 17 - 37%, with thousands ... year and up to 11 million more days of ...
... HealthDay Reporter , TUESDAY, Aug. 31 (HealthDay News) ... strong policy statement directed toward pediatricians, parents and the media ... getting about sex from television, the Internet and other media ... , was published online Aug. 30 and in the September ...
... This release is available in French . ... Institutes of Health Research (CIHR), in collaboration with the MS ... experts in multiple sclerosis (MS) to identify research priorities for ... Ottawa, CIHR President Dr. Alain Beaudet announced the outcomes of ...
... multiple sclerosis patients is being set up with a 10 ... Anne Rowling Regenerative Neurology Clinic at the University of Edinburgh ... outcomes for multiple sclerosis sufferers. This will focus ... progression of the disease, working towards the eventual aim of ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:10 minutes could prevent one-third of road deaths 2Health News:'DASH Diet' Shown to Lower Heart Attack Risk Almost 20% 2Health News:'DASH Diet' Shown to Lower Heart Attack Risk Almost 20% 3Health News:Privatizing Sweden's retail alcohol sales will increase alcohol-related violence and other harms 2Health News:U.S. Pediatricians Decry Media's Portrayal of Sex 2Health News:U.S. Pediatricians Decry Media's Portrayal of Sex 3Health News:CIHR makes recommendations on Canadian MS research priorities 2Health News:Clinic puts patients at heart of multiple sclerosis research 2Health News:Clinic puts patients at heart of multiple sclerosis research 3
(Date:3/2/2015)... 2, 2015 Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital will ... Singapore to treat cancer using the TrueBeam™ ... Systems (NYSE: VAR ).  At a Grand ... which enables advanced forms of treatment including radiosurgery, a ... to attack a tumor from outside the body, without ...
(Date:3/2/2015)... March 2, 2015 For the past 15 years, there ... year in the U.S. alone (U.S. Census Bureau 2012). Of course, ... fender benders BUT there are quite a few where the car ... which can obstruct the seatbelt release button or occupant injury. ... any serious accidents in their lifetime but may still be "lucky" ...
(Date:3/2/2015)... 2, 2015  Delcath Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: ... focused on oncology with an emphasis on the treatment ... management will participate in the upcoming 27 th ... at the Ritz Carlton Laguna Niguel in ... PhD, MSN, CRNP, Delcath,s interim President and Chief Executive ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital to Deliver First TrueBeam STx Radiosurgery Treatments in Singapore 2Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital to Deliver First TrueBeam STx Radiosurgery Treatments in Singapore 3New SuperVizor, an Automobile Escape Tool, Ensures the Safety of Drivers and Passengers on the Road 2Delcath To Present At The 27th Annual Roth Conference 2Delcath To Present At The 27th Annual Roth Conference 3
... MELVILLE, N.Y., Sept. 2 Henry Schein, Inc. (Nasdaq: ... care products and services to office-based practitioners, is helping ... new outfits and carrying backpacks filled with school supplies ... Back-to-School program.  This year, the Back-to-School program is supporting ...
... Fla., Sept. 1 Gulf Coast Cancer Treatment Center, ... center, introduces the Elekta Synergy system.  The new technology ... Thursday, September 16, 2010 from 1 p.m. to 7 ... at 2100 State Avenue in Panama City.  Radiation oncologists ...
Cached Medicine Technology:13th Annual Henry Schein Back-to-School Program Serves Record Number of Children 213th Annual Henry Schein Back-to-School Program Serves Record Number of Children 3Open House at Gulf Coast Cancer Treatment Center Introduces Elekta Synergy® to Community 2
ENDO STITCH™ Single Use Loading Units....
ENDO STITCH™ Single Use Loading Units....
... The Endo Stitch™ single use ... surgery for the placement of interrupted ... The Endo Stitch™ single use suturing ... 10mm and 10mm short with the ...
... The Suture Assistant is a sterile, ... approximating tissue, and in placing a suture ... push a button to tie a secure ... use with the ENDOPATH 5mm trocars or ...
Medicine Products: