The W. Montague Cobb / NMA Health Institute
conducts data-driven research, makes policy recommendations where appropriate, and serves as a resource for NMA members and the greater healthcare community. It also serves as a repository of information about the health of African Americans.
The American Society of Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition
is hosting the 4th Annual Malnutrition Awareness Week -- September 28 - October 2, 2015. The purpose of Malnutrition Awareness Week is to raise awareness in healthcare professionals to consider assessing and intervening earlier and for the public to realize that they need to ask about their nutrition status and advocate for optimal nutrition care as much as possible.
To help further understand medical assessments, diagnoses, and treatments for malnutrition, please click here
to take a short survey.
NMA's Breastfeeding Alliance is promoting the benefits of breastfeeding.