Diabetes and Nutrition in the Latino Community

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Maternity Practices in Infant Nutrition and Care Bench Mark Reports

How well does your hospital provide the maternity care that mothers want and babies need? According to Dr. Tom Frieden, Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, hospital practices are a critical factor for successful breastfeeding and infant nutrition. It’s important for all infants to get a healthy start in life. For nearly…

Make Wellness Your Business: Mental Health in the Workplace

Jason Lang: Hello, and welcome to today’s webinar on mental health in the workplace. This is part of the Make Wellness Your Business series of webinars and is a product of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s Workplace Health Resource Center. My name is Jason Lang. I’m the team lead for Workplace Health Programs…

CDC WHRC: Make Wellness Your Business: Sleep Strategies for the Workforce

Dr. L. Casey Chosewood: Hello to all of you and welcome to the CDC Workplace Health Resource Center’s webinar series. Make Wellness Your Business: Sleep Strategies for the Workforce is today’s topic. My name is Dr. L Casey Chosewood and I will serve as today’s moderator. The purpose of today’s call is to discuss how…

National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES)

MUSIC [Tony] Welcome to the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, otherwise known as NHANES. Our mobile exam centers go across the United States, in order to capture a picture of our nation’s heath. The NHANES mobile exam centers are trailers that are custom built to be interconnected with one another. Once connected they create…

#ivax2protect: Parents and Health Care Professionals on Childhood Vaccines

Why do pediatricians think that vaccines are so important? @JeanMoorjani: I vaccinate to protect babies that are too young to get certain vaccines. They depend on vaccinated kids and adults. #WhyIVax #ivax2protect @DrStager: I watched a nine-month-old baby cough and cough until she turned purple and desperately gasped for air due to whooping cough infection.…

Avoiding Nutritional Excesses

Good evening. It is 11.45 pm on a Saturday night here in New York City, and we are going to make an experiment. We are going to walk for 15 minutes, and we are going to try to count how many eating opportunities we encounter. We’ll start from Times Square then wander a little bit…

Reducing Syphilis Rates: A Healthcare Provider’s Role

Hey healthcare providers. Reported cases of primary and secondary syphilis are higher than they’ve been in more than 20 years. Rates are increasing for almost everyone, in every part of the US. Syphilis rates are even increasing among newborn babies. But you can protect your patients by taking these actions TALK. TEST. TREAT. TALK. Take…