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November 2013 Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine  

News and Campaign Updates

Golden Carrots Honor Nation’s Healthiest School Lunches

Golden Carrots Honor Nation’s Healthiest School Lunches
The Physicians Committee’s Golden Carrot Awards reward schools for serving healthful plant-based menu options. The 2013 grand prizes go to The Active Learning Elementary School in Queens, N.Y., and Deerfield Academy in Deerfield, Mass. New Plant-Based Quantity Recipes >

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Free Birds

‘Free Birds’ Are All for Going Bird-Free
A poultry-free Thanksgiving can save more than the turkeys in the movie Free Birds. It will also prevent your loved ones from high cholesterol and heart disease this holiday season. Dr. Barnard's Blog >

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Not to Infect Beagle Puppies with RabiesAlec Baldwin Urges Taiwan Not to Infect Beagle Puppies with Rabies
Alec Baldwin wrote to the Taiwanese government in October urging the country to spare beagle puppies from rabies experiments that will not protect the health of animals or humans. Read Letter >

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Congress Gets Hands-On Demo of Lifesaving Combat Trauma Training

Congress Gets Hands-On Demo of Lifesaving Combat Trauma Training Simulators
The Physicians Committee invited the makers of three combat trauma training simulators to come to Capitol Hill on Oct. 22 to demonstrate their products’ potential to revolutionize the care of wounded service members on the battlefield. Demo Video >

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Trauma Man

Doctors Protest Southern Illinois University’s Use of Pigs in Invasive Procedures
Doctors with the Physicians Committee joined students and Springfield-area residents on Oct. 30 for a “To Improve Education, Switch to Simulation” demonstration outside the Southern Illinois University School of Medicine. Video >

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