HARVARD - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/HARVARD News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Harvard’s health school to get record $350M gift http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58388597-79/health-harvard-public-gift.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58388597-79/health-harvard-public-gift.html.csp">Harvard’s health school to get record $350M gift</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By BOB SALSBERG</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-08T12:33:30.758-06:00">Updated Sep 8, 2014 12:33PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Boston • Harvard University announced Monday that its school of public health has received a record $350 million donation to support students and bolster research into major global health threats. The gift, the largest single donation in the history of the university, came from a philanthropic foundation established by the family of T.H. Chan, a Hong Kong real estate developer who died in 1986. Harvard President Drew Faust called the donation “transformative” and said it will help tackle the “mo...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583885972014-09-08T12:33:30.758-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-08T12:33:30.758-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58388597@www.sltrib.com Mon, 08 Sep 2014 12:33:30 MDT Letter: Stop fluoridating water http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58225048-82/fluoride-stop-agency-drinking.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58225048-82/fluoride-stop-agency-drinking.html.csp">Letter: Stop fluoridating water</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-25T17:30:02.36-06:00">Updated Jul 25, 2014 05:30PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Making our kids a little brighter may be as simple as turning off a tap! This is the tap that adds industrial-grade fluoride to the water supply of millions of Americans, supposedly to fight tooth decay. Most countries don’t do anything so silly (including 97 percent of Europe) and yet their children’s teeth are no worse than ours (see World Health Organization figures). Mothers’ milk contains virtually no fluoride. Why give this toxic substance to bottle-fed babies at about 250 times this level...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58225048@www.sltrib.com Fri, 25 Jul 2014 17:30:02 MDT