Chronic and Non-Communicable diseases

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    Lifestyle at root of chronic diseases...
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    Lifestyle Factors at Root of Non-Communicable Disease Crisis
    May 19, 2011 : The World Health Organization says lifestyle factors are at the root of the non-communicable disease crisis, which is responsible for millions of premature deaths every year. WHO is calling for global action to combat this epidemic.
     
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    Chronic fatigue research dogged by activists...
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    Chronic fatigue researchers besieged by hate campaign
    Mon, Aug 22, 2011 - A campaign of intimidation, physical attacks and death threats against scientists has been pursued by activists who claim researchers are suppressing the real cause of chronic fatigue syndrome. Police say the militants are as dangerous and uncompromising as animal rights extremists.
     
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    Granny says, "Dat's right, we all gonna die - get used to it...
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    UN: Cancers, Diabetes, Heart & Lung Disease Biggest Killers
    September 19, 2011 - The U.N. General Assembly has convened a high-level meeting to discuss the world’s biggest killer - non-communicable diseases. Leaders met Monday to discuss how governments can curb the 36 million deaths each year from preventable and treatable diseases such as diabetes, cancer, lung and heart disease.
     
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    LIFE is the leading cause of death.

    What one dies of is merely detail.
     
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    Obesity is becoming the number 1 preventable cuase of death.
     
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    no one is getting out alive....got that?

    i have a cold or flu
     
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    Every 20 seconds, a child dies of a vaccine-preventable disease...
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    Experts Stress Use of Vaccines to Controlling Chronic Disease
    September 27, 2011 - Health experts at the recent U.N. General Assembly in New York focused attention on new ways to combat the rise of non-communicable diseases, or NCDs, including some caused by infectious diseases that could be prevented with vaccines. That connection adds new urgency to the worldwide drive to immunize.
     
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    Hey what's happened to this cat?
     
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    just look like a professor to teach us.
     
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    Hello Teacher how are you?
     

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