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WHO issues global alert on new strain of avian influenza (H7N9)
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • China, Global, USA
  • April 12 2013

The World Health Organization (WHO) has issued a global alert and response update on a new strain of novel avian influenza A (H7N9) virus identified


Codex meeting to focus on Nutrition and Foods for Special Dietary Uses
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • Global, USA
  • September 12 2014

The U.S. Department of Agriculture and Food and Drug Administration have scheduled an October 28, 2014, public meeting in Washington, D.C., to


Certain diets allegedly linked to Alzheimer’s Disease
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • Global
  • September 27 2013

A recent study has reportedly claimed that diets high in calories and animal fat are associated with increased rates of Alzheimer's disease (AD) in


Credit Suisse issues report on sugar consumption
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • Global
  • September 27 2013

Credit Suisse's Research Institute has issued a September 2013 report titled Sugar Consumption at a Crossroads that examines the world sweetener


WHO World Cancer Report targets diet and nutrition
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • Global
  • February 14 2014

The World Health Organization's (WHO's) International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) last week published its World Cancer Report 2014, a


WHOEU warns that overweight children becoming a “new norm”
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • European Union, Global
  • February 28 2014

The World Health Organization's Regional Office for Europe (WHOEU) reportedly warned attendees of a February 25-26, 2014, health conference held by


Soft drink consumption allegedly linked to global weight gain
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • Global
  • October 25 2013

A recent study has allegedly concluded that soft drink consumption "is significantly linked to overweight, obesity and diabetes worldwide, including


WHO report champions stricter regulations for food marketing to children
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • Global
  • June 21 2013

The World Health Organization (WHO) has published a new report, "Marketing of foods high in fat, salt and sugar to children," that calls the


Avian influenza (H7N9) deemed “one of the most lethal” by WHO leader
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • Global
  • April 26 2013

The World Health Organization (WHO) recently released the results of its preliminary investigation into a new strain of avian influenza A (H7N9


WHO issues antimicrobial resistance report
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • Global
  • May 2 2014

The World Health Organization (WHO) has published its first global report on antimicrobial resistance, warning that the threat has spread to every