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Taking Action Against HIV and Gender-based Violence to Help Adolescent Girls and Young Women

In recognition of International Women and Girl’s Day in 2020, CDC assembled an expert panel to discuss how violence, particularly gender-based violence, affects HIV risk among women and adolescent girls globally. The panel represented the collaborative nature of the strong partnerships required to address HIV and the prevention of gender-based violence on a global stage. […]

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LTCF COVID-19 Module Data Quality Webinar

The NHSN Long-term Care Facility Component is supporting the nation’s COVID-19 response by introducing a new COVID-19 Module for Long-term Care Facilities. Comments on this video are allowed in accordance with our comment policy: http://www.cdc.gov/SocialMedia/Tools/CommentPolicy.html This video can also be viewed at https://www.cdc.gov/wcms/video/low-res/nhsn/2020/1553415534ltc-dataquality.mp4

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Sharing my feelings: Life after a natural disaster — Abby’s story, Hurricane Irma, 2017

Abby shares her experience with Hurricane Irma and gives other teens advice on how to cope after a natural disaster. For Spanish transcription, please click the link below: https://www.cdc.gov/disasters/teens/videos/abby/Abby-Transcript-Spanish.docx Comments on this video are allowed in accordance with our comment policy: http://www.cdc.gov/SocialMedia/Tools/CommentPolicy.html This video can also be viewed at https://www.cdc.gov/wcms/video/low-res/disasters/2020/1192811928NCEH_DEHSP_Final-Abby-Video.mp4

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CDC COVID-19 Prevention Messages for Front Line LTC Staff: Closely Monitor Residents for COVID-19

Learn the importance of recognizing new or worsening infections quickly in Long-Term Care facilities and Nursing Homes. The earlier sick residents can be identified, the faster COVID-19 can be prevented from spreading throughout the building. Monitoring sick residents can help catch serious illness early. Comments on this video are allowed in accordance with our comment […]

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Surgeon General Social Distancing (:60)

The Ad Council in partnership with the White House, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), developed PSAs to inform Americans about the steps they can take to protect themselves to prevent the spread of coronavirus. Together, we can help slow the spread. Comments on this video […]

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Combating Antibiotic Resistance: Infection Prevention & Control

Resistant germs can spread between people, animals, and the environment, and can cause deadly infections. Stopping spread protects people and helps slow development of resistance. Infections with resistant germs can be deadly or difficult to treat, with treatments that often requiring costly and toxic alternatives. To save lives and combat antibiotic resistance, we must improve […]

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Health in All Policies Resource Center Introductory Video

This is a brief video that provides visitors to the Health in All Policies Resource Center with an introduction to the concepts of “Health in All Policies,” cross-sector collaboration, and the importance of considering health outcomes when making policy decisions. The video also explains the types of resources that can be found in the Resource […]

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Prevent Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

This video provides safety tips for preventing carbon monoxide poisoning in your home. Preventive steps include keeping portable generators at least 20 feet from your house when in use and always having a proper carbon monoxide detector installed. Comments on this video are allowed in accordance with our comment policy: http://www.cdc.gov/SocialMedia/Tools/CommentPolicy.html This video can also […]

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European Centers for Disease Control and Prevention – Andrea Ammon

ICREID 2019 2nd International Conference on (Re-)Emerging Infectious Diseases Speaker: Andrea Ammon, MD, MPH Organization: European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control, Sweden

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How to Write Clear Environmental Health Information

This video introduces the online course “Module 8: How to Write Clear Environmental Health Information” to learners. Specifically, it introduces them to key topics that will be explained in Module 8. These topics are: the importance of writing in clear language; the guidelines, resources, and tools available to prepare effective communication materials for the public; […]

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