Entries by Dr. Samuel Jones

Oversight of Supplements

follow us on twitter: @GoAfricaNetwork , @DocSamuelJones Attend our Go Africa Health Expo in NYC on 4-2019 JAMA March 19, 2019 News From the Food and Drug Administration The FDA recently announced plans to modernize and reform the regulation of dietary supplements, which are taken regularly by 3 of every 4 adults in the United States, according to the agency. […]

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Less Sitting Improved Job Performance and Mood

follow us on twitter: @GoAfricaNetwork ,@DocSamuelJones Attend our Go Africa Health Expo 4-2019 JAMA   Office workers who were encouraged to stand while they worked significantly decreased their sitting time and reported better psychological health and job performance, according to a study published in BMJ.

HIV Undetectable Equals Untransmittable

follow us on twitter: @GoAfricaNetwork ,@DocSamuelJones Attend our Go Africa Health Expo in NYC on 4-2019 JAMA January 10, 2019 HIV Viral Load and Transmissibility of HIV Infection In 2016, the Prevention Access Campaign, a health equity initiative with the goal of ending the HIV/AIDS pandemic as well as HIV-related stigma, launched the Undetectable = Untransmittable (U = U) initiative.1 U = U […]

Trending: Youth e-Cigarette Use

follow us on twitter: @GoAfricaNetwork ,@DocSamuelJones Attend our Go Africa Health Expo 4-2019 Go Africa Health Expo 4-2019 JAMA January 15, 2019 One in 5 high school students and 1 in 20 middle school students reported using e-cigarettes in the past 30 days in 2018, according to data from the CDC’s National Youth Tobacco Survey.

STDs on the Rise

follow us on twitter: @GoAfricaNetwork ,@DocSamuelJones Attend our Go Africa Health Expo 4-2019 JAMA January 29, 2019 Emergency departments around the US are seeing a 39% increase in the number of visits related to sexually transmitted infections (STIs), according to a recent report from the CDC. The flood of patients ending up in the emergency department for STI care is […]

Chicory and Coffee: A Flavor Revolution

Like our page Go Africa Health on Facebook & twitter: @GoAfricaHealth  Metrosource MAY 2018   It’s known as one of NOLA’s distinctive flavors, but can chicory also be a key to good health? A trip to the legendary Cafe du Monde in New Orleans will have you craving beignets and guzzling chicory. Let’s save you […]