Physicians Committee Online April 2017 Issue

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Physicians Committee Online April 2017 Issue

Dartmouth Using Live Animals for Medical Training

Dartmouth Using Live Animals for Medical Training

Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in New Hampshire is violating federal law by using live animals to train emergency medicine residents. Complaint >

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CONGRESS: Don’t Bail Out Disease-Causing Dairy Industry

CONGRESS: Don’t Bail Out Disease-Causing Dairy Industry

The dairy industry just asked Congress to boost its sales by pushing milk in the next Farm Bill. Dr. Barnard says the government must stop using taxpayer dollars to bail out an industry that endangers our health. Blog >

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WATCH: Animal Experiments Hinder Diabetes Research

Animal Experiments Hinder Diabetes Research

Watch the latest episode of The Exam Room to learn why animal experiments hinder diabetes research. Watch > 

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Mississippi Hospital Stops Serving #HazardousHotDogs

Confronting Children’s Hospitals Over #HazardousHotDogs

University of Mississippi Medical Center announced in March that it will stop serving hot dogs to patients after Physicians Committee members and a billboard urged the hospital to protect patients from carcinogenic processed meats. Take Action >

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Dietary Prescription for Optimal Heart Health

Dietary Prescription for Optimal Heart Health

What’s the healthiest diet for your heart? Physicians Committee president Neal Barnard, M.D., and 11 other nutrition experts analyze the latest nutrition trends in the Journal of the American College of CardiologyBest Foods >

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IN THE NEWS

Dr. Barnard tells the Sarasota Herald-Tribune how Alzheimer's disease research can be improved: "We need to stop looking at the Alzheimer's mouse, and concentrate on the healthy human."

The Physicians Committee's Susan Levin, M.S., R.D., talked to Marketplace about how to make the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (formerly known as food stamps) healthier. Learn more about the Physicians Committee plan.