‘It’s not a red state, blue state thing’: Senators form bipartisan Mental Health Caucus

Sen. Alex Padilla, D-Calif., during a Senate hearing on Sept. 6, 2023.

WASHINGTON — Sens. Alex Padilla, D-Calif., and Thom Tillis, R-N.C., don’t have much in common. They hail from opposite areas of the country, they sit on opposite sides of the aisle, and their paths to Washington couldn’t have been more different. Outside of their mutual love for dogs, Padilla and Tillis bonded over something else: … Read more

Blue Zone diets and plant-based nutrition prescribed for South African medical curricula

Physicians Association for Nutrition South Africa and ProVeg South Africa

12 Oct 2023 — The Physicians Association for Nutrition (PAN) South Africa recently surveyed undergraduate medical and dietetic students on social media about their knowledge of plant-based nutrition to understand how to incorporate related information into their education. The move comes in light of a global interest in Blue Zone diets popularized … Read more