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May 19, 2020 A Healthy Nashville X: COVID-19 and Tobacco, E-Cigarette Use

In this Issue: – Strengthening T-21 in Tennessee  – Tobacco-Free Tennessee – COVID-19 Heat Map  – Tracking COVID in Tennessee – Response Fund Update Strengthening T-21 in Tennessee Evidence increasingly suggests people who smoke or vape are more likely to have complications or become…

May 12, 2020 A Healthy Nashville IX: COVID-19 and Heart Health

In this Issue: – COVID-19 and Heart Health  – Announcing NashvilleHealth Hero – Response Fund Update – Tracking COVID in Tennessee – News & Partner Updates COVID-19 and Heart Health  More than a respiratory infection, COVID-19 is affecting many of the body’s organs…

May 6, 2020 We Failed To Act On Pandemic Preparedness After SARS – We Cannot Make That Same Mistake Again

Published May 6, 2020 on Forbes.com By: Senator Bill Frist, M.D. We will vanquish the COVID-19 virus. Effective treatments are beginning to emerge and there will be a time in the future when a vaccine is developed. The stringent safety…

May 6, 2020 The US Should be a Leader in the Global Fight Against COVID-19

Published May 6, 2020 on CNN Editors Note: Tom Daschle (D-South Dakota) served in the Senate from 1987 to 2005 and as Senate majority leader from 2001 to 2003. Dr. Bill Frist (R-Tennessee), a physician and host of the health…

May 4, 2020 A Healthy Nashville VIII: The Healing Power of Nature

In this Issue: – The Healing Power of Nature  – Nature Challenge – Response Fund Update – Tracking COVID in Tennessee – UPDATED – News & Partner Updates The Healing Power of Nature This is a challenging time for all of us, but…