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Orphanet

Orphanet Portal for rare diseases and orphan drugs Orphanet is the reference portal for information on rare diseases and orphan drugs, for all audiences. Orphanet’s aim is to help improve the diagnosis, care and treatment of patients with rare diseases. O ...

Rare Disease Day

Rare Disease Day Partners Rare diseases Rare Disease Day is an annual awareness-raising event co-ordinated by EURORDIS at the international level and the National Alliances of Patient Organisations at the national level.   Chronic Conditions Conditions Ra ...

International Obesity Taskforce

The IOTF is part of the International Association for the Study of Obesity (IASO) and works with partners in the Global Prevention Alliance to support new strategies to improve diet and activity and prevent obesity and related chronic diseases with a spec ...

Human Development Index (HDI)

Human Development Report Office (HDRO), United Nations ECONOMIC FACTOR, EDUCATION, INCOME, LIFE EXPECTANCY, SOCIAL FACTOR The first Human Development Report introduced a new way of measuring development by combining indicators of life expectancy, educatio ...

Multidimensional Poverty Index (MPI)

Oxford University and the Human Development Report Office of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Identifying deprivation The Oxford Poverty and Human Development Initiative (OPHI) of Oxford University and the Human Development Report Office of ...

Inequality-adjusted Human Development Index (IHDI)

United Nations HEALTH INEQUALITY, INEQUALITY Reflecting inequality in each dimension of the HDI addresses an objective first stated in the Human Development Report 1990. The 2010 Report introduced the Inequality-adjusted HDI (IHDI), a measure of the level ...

Health Information for All 2015

Association for Health Information and Libraries Healthcare campaign The HIFA2015 campaign was launched in Mombasa, Kenya in October 2006, at the 10th Congress of the Association for Health Information and Libraries in Africa. Its goal is: By 2015, every ...

Cochrane Summaries

Cochrane Collaboration Plain language, Medical research The Cochrane Summaries website aims to deliver the credible, accessible, and impartial information that patients and carers need to improve understanding and promote shared decision making. Cochrane& ...

Diabetes Atlas

International Diabetes Federation EDUCATION, EPIDEMIOLOGY, HEALTH ECONOMICS, OBESITY, DIABETES The World Diabetes Foundation supported the third edition of the IDF Diabetes Atlas. The 3rd edition of the Diabetes Atlas was officially released at the 19th W ...

Database of Abstracts of Reviews of Effects (DARE)

Centre for Review and Dissemination OBESITY, OVERWEIGHT DARE contains 15,000 abstracts of systematic reviews including over 6,000 quality assessed reviews and details of all Cochrane reviews and protocols. The database focuses on the effects of interventi ...

Preventing Childhood Obesity: Health in the Balance

Jeffrey P. Koplan, Catharyn T. Liverman, and Vivica A. Kraak A research report on the prevention of obesity in children Children's health has made tremendous strides over the past century. In general, life expectancy has increased by more than thirty ...

Health Impact Assessment Gateway

10.14655/6744-4313 West Midlands public Health Observatory on behalf of APHO Access to HIA related information resources The Health Impact Assessment Gateway (HIA Gateway) is a central database providing access to International HIA related information res ...