Ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all at all ages


Pediatric Clinics of North America, Volume 68, Issue 2, April 2021, Pages 339-349

This article advances SDGs 3 and 16 by explaining how among the world’s approximately 2 billion children, estimated 1.00 to 1.25 billion experience violence annually and describes the range of types of injuries and their immediate and long-term impacts on child outcomes.

Current Opinion in Environmental Science and Health, Volume 20, April 2021

One Health approach addresses good health and well-being at different levels of environment and human health . In this example One Health integrates antibiotic resistance among humans, animals, and the environment. Understanding this valuable and insightful process will help to restore biodiversity and ecosystems heading to a healthy planet.

Clinics in Chest Medicine, Volume 42, Issue 1, March 2021, Pages 217-228

This book chapter advances SDG 3 by explaining how pulmonary arterial hypertension occurs in women more than men whereas survival in men is worse than in women.
The COVID-19 pandemic has stalled and rolled back progress on Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
The purpose of this article is to provide a high-yield background of foundational health equity and disparity concepts for radiology trainees, from which additional educational curricula may be derived. Specifically, this article will discuss the fundamental socioeconomic factors known to contribute to discrepant access and use of imaging services, followed by areas in radiology with well-documented disparities of which trainees should be aware.
Blood donation saves lives, and the communication between blood centers and donors plays a vital role in this. Smart apps are now considered an important communication tool, and could be best utilized in blood donation if they are designed to fit the users’ needs and preferences.

American Journal of Kidney Diseases, 2021, ISSN 0272-6386,

This journal article advances SDG 3 and 10 by showing that there are well-documented, longstanding racial and ethnic disparities in the burden of kidney disease, and there is an urgent ethical imperative for the nephrology community to disrupt this incessant trajectory of inequity.
This articles advances SDGs 3 and 10 by explaining how osteoarthritis (OA) is the most common form of arthritis, affecting 350 million individuals worldwide (15% of the population). It is estimated that 32.5 million US adults have clinical OA of their knee, hip, or hand,with the most common sites being knee and hip. OA most likely represents a final common pathway of many different factors including genetics, environment, and biomechanical contributors.

Immunology and Allergy Clinics of North America, Volume 41, Issue 1, February 2021, Pages 33-52

This article advances SDGs 3 and 13 by explaining the defining concern and challenge for medical science worldwide to the continuously increasing burden of ill-health, low quality of life, and socioeconomic inequality arising because of noncommunicable diseases (NCDs).

Young-Jin Choi, Kyung Suk Lee, Jae-Won Oh, The Impact of Climate Change on Pollen Season and Allergic Sensitization to Pollens, Immunology and Allergy Clinics of North America, Volume 41, Issue 1, 2021, Pages 97-109,

Climate change represents a massive threat to global health that could affect many disease factors in the twenty-first century. Among previous reports, climate change influences the development of asthma and allergic diseases and influences pollen productions that induce allergic manifestations. This article supports SDG 3 and 13.