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WHO Calls for Total Elimination of Trans Fats

Despite recent progress towards eliminating trans fat from food, some five billion people remain unprotected from its harmful impacts, thus increasing their risk of heart disease and death, the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Monday.

Industrially produced trans fat is commonly found in packaged foods, baked goods, cooking oils and spreads. (Photo by Unsplash/Viktor Forgacs)

PAHO Initiative Brings Telehealth Services to LAC Nations

WASHINGTON, DC – The Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) says it has developed a digital platform to bring telehealth services to remote populations in Latin American and Caribbean countries, making telemedicine the “new normal” for healthcare workers and patients managing chronic diseases.

PAHO platform brings health monitoring of chronic diseases to remote populations (PAHO Photo)
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