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Food for Life TV
02/08/2012 - Nutrition News – Lectures by Neal Barnard, M.D. – Cooking Demonstrations – Your Questions Answered – Shopping Tips – Restaurant Reviews – And More! Core Classes A New Approach to Type 2 Diabetes Neal Barnard, M.D., gives an overview of the worldwide diabetes epide
Newsletter
02/07/2012 - September 2014 > Childhood Obesity Awareness Month Food for Life at the Metropolitain Police Department Vegan Gluten-Free Menu Instructor Spotlight: Ajani Simmons Food for Life in the News Gut Flora, Diet, and Health: Part 2: Diabetes August 2014 > Gut Flora, Diet, and Health Eat the
2011 Airport Food Review
12/13/2011 - Airports Continue to Add Healthier Meals: Detroit Tops List for Third Year, Low-Fat Vegetarian Options Still Hard to Find in D.C. and Atlanta A Report by the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine Winter 2011 Just in time for holiday travel, nutrition experts with the Physicians Committee for Responsible Med
March of Dimes National Sponsor Campaign-2007
07/15/2011 - Below is a list of National March of Dimes Walk America® sponsors. Write them to tell them how you feel. Also keep your eye out for local sponsors in your community, and give them some of
March of Dimes-Funded Animal Experiments: An Overview
07/15/2011 - March of Dimes-Funded Animal Experiments: An Overview EXTENT, COST, and TYPES of ANIMALS USED The March of Dimes does not report the number of animals used per year. The March of Dimes uses many different species of animals, including primates, cats, dogs, rabbits, pigs, hamsters, fe
Physicians Committee Online Archive
05/23/2011 -       September 2014: Read this issue > Physician-Led Demonstration Urges Johns Hopkins’ to Switch to Simulation;  Toxicologists Tell Seventh Generation: Support Human-Based Chemical Tests; Penny Marshall Urges Wayne State to Improve Heart Disease Research; Seven
Section Four: Physician-Assisted Suicide And Capital Punishment: What Role Should Physicians Play?
05/11/2011 - Physician-Assisted Suicide and Euthanasia Arguments AGAINST Permitting Physician-Assisted Suicide Arguments FOR Permitting Physician-Assisted Suicide
Planned Giving: Glossary
03/20/2011 - A - D | E- F | G - P | R - T Actuarial: As used in planned giving, refers to the factors used to calculate the value of lifetime payments to individuals or organizations. Appreciated Property: Securities, real estate, or any other property that has risen in value since the benefactor acquired it. Generally, apprec
Cost Analysis of Dissection Versus Nonanimal Teaching Methods
03/06/2011 - Cost Analysis of Dissection Versus Nonanimal Teaching Methods As more and more educators explore the benefits of nonanimal alternatives to dissection, software companies respond by developing ever more impressive technologies. New programs offer stunning educational adv
Upcoming Events
02/02/2011 - September 17 | Vienna Volunteer Fire Department Hall: Power Foods for the Brain When: September 17, 6:30 pm Where: Vienna Volunteer Fire Department Hall Topic: Power Foods for the Brain Location: 400 Center St South, Vienna VA 22180 September 18 | Whole Foods Market Tenleytown Prevent and Reverse Diabetes
Health and Nutrition
01/20/2011 - New in Health and Nutrition Fix Your Mood With Food: The 'Live Natural, Live Well' Approach to Whole Body Health $16.95 Special Offer 3-Disc Unlocking the Power of Plant-based Nutrition DVD Series! $29.95
Survey of Animal Use Pediatrics Training
01/07/2011 - In 2008, PCRM began a survey of pediatric residency programs in the United States. Because of the large number of facilities involved, the survey is ongoing, but so far the results have been encouraging. See the current results below. Animal Use for the Teaching of Endotracheal Intubation in Pediatric Residency Pro
PCRM Rates Quality of Major Hospital Meals
12/28/2010 - Hospital Food Keeps Patients Coming Back “Cutting out cholesterol and reducing the amount of fat in your daily diet will reduce the risk of another heart attack,” says a cardiologist to a patient before angioplasty to remove arterial fat deposits. While recovering in the hospital, the same p
Summit on the Dietary Guidelines Conference 2000
12/27/2010 - September 18, 1998 Holiday Inn Rosslyn Westpark Hotel Arlington, Virginia Program Description As the new U.S. Dietary Guidelines for Americans are drafted, cutting-edge issues need to be squarely addressed. This conference for physicians, dietitians, nurses, and other health professionals will asses
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12/22/2010 - ALTERNATIVES TO ANIMAL TESTING Human Cell Tests Beat Animal Tests An international research team has confirmed that human cell tests are better than lethal dose (LD-50) tests on rats and mice at predicting the dangers of dru
Fighting for Ethical Research and Better Health: A Review of 1998
12/21/2010 - RESEARCH REFORM Our program for alternatives to animal laboratories in medical education continues to grow, with ten medical schools receiving a special media/advertising blitz—Boston University, St. Louis Uni
Support Grows for PCRM's Challenge to Dietary Guidelines Bias
12/20/2010 - PCRM formally launched its push to rid U.S. government diet guidelines of racial biases on March 8, 1999. In testimony to the Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee, PCRM president Neal D. Barnard , M.D., presented letters of support from the Congressional Black Caucus; former Surgeon General Joycelyn Eld
Survey of ATLS Programs
10/31/2010 - In 2007, PCRM began a nationwide survey of programs that offer ATLS courses. Because of the large number of programs in the United States the survey is ongoing, but the results thus far have been encouraging. See the current results below. Live Animal Use for Advanced Trauma Life Support Courses in U.S. and Canadia
Medical Schools with No Live Animal Laboratories
10/31/2010 - Schools without Live Animal Use in Medical School Curricula (154 Allopathic; 29 Osteopathic) Updated: Aug. 6, 2014 (1) There are 141 U.S. allopathic schools; (2) There are 29 U.S. osteopathic schools†; (3) There are 17 Canada allopathic schools; (4) Total = 187 accredited U.S. and Canada medical schools. N
Companies That Produce Vegan Food Products
10/13/2010 - Companies That Produce Vegan Food Products   Company: DR. McDOUGALL'S RIGHT FOODS Products: Heart-healthy instant breakfast oa
Food for Life TV Archive
09/08/2010 - View any of the many archived shows below. March 3: Lively Flavored Latin Seitan Stew (YouTube) Katherine Lawrence, a Cancer Project Food for Life cooking class instructor, prepares Latin Seitan Stew from Dr. Barnard’s The Cancer Survivor’s Guide: Foods That Help you Fight Back. The bell peppers in th
Week 1 Menu
08/30/2010 - Each day during the Kickstart, we provide recipes and suggestions for every meal. Don’t let this overwhelm you. We want you to know there are tons of options, but you get to pick and choose how many recipes you make each day or week—and how much of each recipe you make. For those of you cooking for four to
2009 Airport Food Review
11/01/2009 - 2009 Airport Food Review   A Report by the Physician's Committee for Responsible Medicine Winter 2009 As the holiday travel season gets under way, health-conscious passengers are searching airport terminals for nutritious food. To determine the availability of healthful meals, nutrition experts with the Physic
2006 School Lunch Report Card: Results
08/01/2006 - background | the criteria | the report card |   The Report Card   School District Score Grade Fa
Airline Food Report
09/01/2003 - Airline Food Report   A Review by the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine Fall 2003 Just in time for Thanksgiving travel, the doctors and nutritionists at the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine (PCRM) have rated 10 of the top airlines for the

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