CABI’s Global Health - March 2021

23 March, 2021

Dear HIFA colleagues,

Keep up-to-date in 2021 with FREE to access key scientific news written by CABI’s Global Health editors and an extension to our FREE CORONAVIRUS coverage

-------------MARCH’S FOCUS TOPIC – COVID-19: impact on cancer care <>

The Home page news article is: COVID-19: cancer patients impacted worldwide

Individuals living with non-communicable diseases, especially those living with cancer, have seen their treatment disrupted or in severe cases halted, due to the coronavirus pandemic. Across the world there has been wide disruption to screening programs leading to delays in the diagnosis of millions of cancer cases.

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Our editors are continually writing news on key public health topics from across the world.

The 6 theme and & 7 region pages on the Global Health site are regularly updated with FREE to read news. Such as:

The best strategy to get young children eating vegetables

Low dose of flame retardants increases risk of breast cancer

Covid 19: Rise in unhealthy children across the Caribbean region

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Browse & search ALL CABI’s coronavirus content, including human and animal collections, which has been extended for the duration of the pandemic to all who have registered.

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CABI’S Global Health is an easy to use database with simple to access browsing and searching across a wide range of public health research and information. CABI’s global Health also provides free public health news and global alerts.

Our aim is to keep you on top of public health developments from around the world.

Each month the Global Health site has a homepage dedicated to an important international public health issue, with a news article on the focus topic as well as a useful smart search, a selection of handpicked related records, including CABI book chapters and CAB reviews.

How CABI’s global health site can support your public health study or practice. It includes more than 4.4 million records, dedicated to public health, with full text hosted for over 110,000 articles including 354 CABI book chapters, around 180 reviews from CABI's very own e-journal CAB Reviews and almost a 1000 news items from 2014 - 2021 with more added every week.

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HIFA profile: Jesslyn Thay is Global Health Content Editor at CABI, UK. She is a member of the HIFA Steering Group. Email address: j.thay AT