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GAO: Federal nutrition programs don’t do enough to help seniors – ModernHealthcare.com

Federal nutrition programs need to do more to help older adults, according to a new report from the U.S. Government Accountability Office published Monday. The government watchdog found that HHS and the U.S. Department of Agriculture don’t closely monitor nutrition programs for older adults, even though good nutrition is important for health outcomes and a… Read More »

How pipeline programs can increase diversity in dentistry – Medical Xpress

2018 graduates of NYU College of Dentistry’s Saturday Academy. Credit: NYU College of Dentistry The field of dentistry has a diversity problem. Despite calls for a more diverse workforce, only 15.2 percent of dental school applicants in 2016 were underrepresented minorities, according to the American Dental Education Association. Having more dentists from diverse backgrounds benefits… Read More »