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The Implications of Genetic Testing for Our Health

Technological progress has enabled our population to live longer, healthier lives. The development of genetic testing has allowed healthcare providers to gain valuable insights into patients' genetic backgrounds.

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Investing in Food as Medicine

Impact investors can invest in food as medicine to achieve good health and reduce healthcare spending. Learn about produce prescriptions, and the good they can do.

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The Most Profitable Investment You Can Make… Is In Your Own Health

Especially during a global pandemic, investing in our health is important. That investment includes maintains a nutrient rich diet that most effectively supports our immune system and overall well-being.

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[Forbes] How And Why To Invest In Consumer Diet Change

Changing human consumption patterns requires cross-sector collaboration and action. By intentionally deploying capital in areas such as improved education, localized and sustainable food systems and equitable access to healthy food, investors can remove formidable barriers to consumer diet change.

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[Forbes] Investing In Racial Equity Across The Food System

Investors can move from transactional to transformational impact strategies that produce systemic change and long-term profitability.

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The Potential of Ultraviolet (UV) Light in the Fight Against the Novel Coronavirus

The novel coronavirus (SARS-CoV2) has generated an unprecedented impact in most countries of the world. As of July 7th 2020 the virus has affected almost every country on the planet (213 in total), spread to almost 12 million people, and caused around 544,000 deaths according to the WHO, 2020. https://www.who.int/emergencies/diseases/novel-coronavirus-2019/events-as-they-happen  (more…)

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Immune Health is an Important Human Health Topic; Here’s How to Start Taking Better Care of Your Immune System

Protecting and strengthening our immune system has never been more important than during a pandemic. Although personal wellness doesn’t always come up in discussions about economic stability or environmental health, we’re beginning to see trends shifting towards consumers and investors alike demanding better-for-you products to boost mental and physical health, especially immune health.  (more…)

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Climate Change and COVID19

As most of us continue to work from home, and we stay inside and away from others in the hope of hindering the spread of the coronavirus (COVID19), it’s important to contemplate several links between the slow mover climate change and this horrific quick-moving outbreak.  (more…)