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“Dogs offer companionship, reduce anxiety and loneliness, increase self-esteem, and improve overall mood,” says HMS cardiologist Dhruv Kazi https://www.washingtonpost.com/business/2019/10/09/want-live-longer-try-getting-dog/ …
I'd like to think humans help dogs feel better as well-- everyone wins.
UNICEF explores experience from countries that have implemented “soda taxes” to prevent childhood overweight, including France, Mexico, Hungary Norway: @UNICEFmedia @UNICEFInnocenti https://gallery.mailchimp.com/fb1d9aabd6c823bef179830e9/files/08e73191-c279-4179-b54b-e7f79c217432/190328_UNICEF_Sugar_Tax_Briefing_R09.pdf …
Happy to see that other #development partners like @UNICEF are looking into #health taxes as well: Extensive evidence associates consumption of added sugars with multiple health risks for children, including diabetes, tooth decay and obesity.
#ATM. In Geneva attending a WHO Technical workshop on the Regulation and Taxation of Heated Tobacco Products (HTPs), Electronic Nicotine and Non-Nicotine Delivery Systems (ENDS/ENNDS).
And when call-out culture decides to pick on our particular mistakes as the mistake-du-jour, is there a way to make amends. And who are these people calling us out? What are THEIR MISTAKES? Because who the hell is without sin?
Something to reflect on as we celebrate #mentalhealth day today.
If you don't think our tax system is rigged in favor of the wealthy, remember that the Waltons (worth over $200 billion) pay a lower tax rate than entry-level workers at Walmart.
Warren Buffett also admitted that he pays a lower #tax rate than his secretary https://money.cnn.com/2013/03/04/news/economy/buffett-secretary-taxes/index.html …
“The problem with the Internet, however, is not just that it has become so easy to hurt people, but that you don’t even realize that you’re hurting them.” https://opinion.inquirer.net/93800/cyberbullying-is-worse-than-bullying …
Glad to see @WHO is convening a joint planning session on health taxes on 11 November 2019, in Montreux, Switzerland #STAX https://www.who.int/news-room/events/detail/2019/11/11/default-calendar/health-taxes-joint-planning-session …
Health taxes (or #stax) is a cross- cutting issue and we are looking forward to discussing this with our partners next month !
Follow this advice to protect your heart: 🍽️reduce salt intake, 🥕avoid processed foods, 🏃♂️exercise daily, ⬇️ maintain healthy weight, 🚭quit tobacco #MyHeartYourHeart #WorldHeartDay #HealthForAll #BeatNCDs #HEARTSAmericas @worldheartfed
Sugar-sweetened beverage #SSB producers manipulated evidence in their bid to stop #SouthAfrica from implementing #sugartax. “Evidence” stated that tax on sugar would lead to big job losses in retail and farming and have little impact on public health. https://www.dailymaverick.co.za/article/2019-09-30-sugar-tax-corporate-tactics-leave-a-sour-taste/ …
They took a page from the #tobacco playbook, I see.
My latest: The author of a controversial new meat study said he had no conflicts. But he led a similar study in 2016 that tried to discredit sugar guidelines, paid for by an industry group whose members included McDonalds, Coke & beef processor Cargill. https://nyti.ms/2LMGJkF