Health & Medicine

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David A. Kessler: The End of Overeating

Fri, May 8 2009 - 12:00pm

The End of Overeating: Taking Control of the American Appetite

David A. Kessler, M.D., Former Commissioner, U.S. Federal Drug Administration; Professor of Medicine, UCSF

Drawing on years of extensive research and interviews with medical experts and industry insiders, Kessler tears the brightly colored packaging off the food business to reveal the startling cultural, biological and psychological influences that have produced a nation of people hardwired to overeat. Read more »

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Health Care Reform Now!

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Wed, Mar 7 2007

Halvorson, George C- Chairman and CEO, Kaiser Foundation Health Plan and Hospitals, 2002-

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Digital Health: What's in the Future?

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Mon, Sep 18 2006

Griffin, Tara
Kessler, Andy 
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The Health of Africa: A Look into the 21st Century

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Mon, Aug 7 2006

Keasling, Jay D. 
Leslie, Joanne 
Mukenge, Muadi
Padian, Nancy
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The Future of the U.S. Healthcare System

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Tue, Mar 14 2006

Leavitt, Michael O. (Michael, Okerlund), 1951 - Governor, Utah, 1993-2003; administrator, United States Environmental Protection Agency, 2003-05; secretary, United States Health and Human Services, 2005-09

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My Toxic Body

Mon, Jan 9 2006

Duncan, David Ewing- Contributing Editor and Columnist, Conde Nast Portfolio; Chief Correspondent, NPR's "Biotech Nation"; Commentator, NPR's "Morning Edition"; Director, UC Berkeley Cent Read more »

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Female Physicians Crusading for Women's Health

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Wed, Nov 30 2005

Meckstroth, Karen
Mulvihill, Kim 
Padian, Nancy
Robb- Nicholson, Celeste

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African American Health Care Panel

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Tue, Dec 12 2000

Crawley, LaVera-  Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at the Stanford Center for Biomedical Ethics Read more »

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Public Health Solutions for a Diverse Nation

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Fri, Sep 15 2000

Satcher, David- U.S. surgeon general; assistant secretary for health, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

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Medical Mistakes: How Safe Is Our Health Care?

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Thu, Jun 8 2000

Chassin, Mark - Chairman, Department of Health Policy, Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York

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