NutritionFacts.org is a 501c3 nonprofit charitable organization brought to you by the Jesse & Julie Rasch Foundation in partnership with Michael Greger, M.D. The goal of this website is to present you with the results of the latest in nutrition and health research, presented in a way that is easy to understand.
ECHOage is an online birthday party service where children learn the value of giving and receiving while celebrating. It is a unique opportunity for a child to learn about charities. Guests contribute to the child’s party online and then those funds are split – half goes to the child toward the birthday gift of their choice and the other half goes to a charity of their choosing.
Exploring the benefit of Vitamin C administration as a potential therapy for sepsis. Sepsis kills more people than breast, colorectal, pancreatic, and prostate cancers combined. Outside of coronary care units, it is the leading cause of mortality in intensive care units.
Within Every Woman (WEWoman) is a film that explores the forgotten history of “The Comfort Woman”, a term used to describe over 200,000 girls who were forced into sexual slavery during World War II in Asia.
The inaugural Entrepreneurs for Science Awards is a unique joint-University Health Network/Mount Sinai Hospital Departments of Medicine initiative that strives to continue the proud tradition of Canadian leadership in medical innovation. In October 2012, two grants of $100,000 will be awarded to UHN/MSH Department of Medicine innovators who have the potential for global impact.