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CDC: Tips From Former Smokers – Terrie H.: I Wish Tip – Quitline CTA

Terrie bravely showed the world how years of smoking cigarettes damaged her health. In this video filmed shortly before her death in 2013, Terrie says she regrets ever picking up a cigarette. 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/tobacco/2021/260260tips-2021-terries-i-wish-tip-30-high-res.mp4

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CDC COCA Call: Multidrug-resistant Candida auris

Candida auris (C. auris) is an emerging fungus that presents a serious global health threat. CDC is concerned about C. auris for 3 main reasons: It’s often multidrug-resistant, it’s difficult to identify with standard laboratory methods, and it can be misidentified in labs without specific technology. It has caused outbreaks in healthcare settings. It’s important […]

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I Am CDC – Alice Wang

I’ve been with CDC for a little over two years. I’m an Epidemic Intelligence Service officer, otherwise known as a Disease Detective. I work in the National Center for Environmental Health on disaster epidemiology and public health emergency preparedness and response. If I didn’t work for CDC, I think my dream job would be… to […]

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Vaccine Safety Monitoring for Long-term Care Facility Staff: VAERS

If you’re a certified nursing assistant or other caregiver in a long-term care facility, this video on the Vaccine Adverse Event Reporting System (VAERS) is for you! Learn what VAERS does and how you can help medical staff report any concerning side effects in residents following COVID-19 vaccination. Learn about common side effects after COVID-19 […]

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Cancer Doesn’t Wait (:30)

Cancer doesn’t wait and neither should you. Dr. Lisa Richardson, Dr. Robert W. Carlson, and Dr. Laura Makaroff talk about the importance of routine cancer screenings. 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/cancer/2021/705705cancer-doesnt-wait-30-sec.mp4

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National Forum on COVID-19 Vaccine: Day 1 – Building Trust and Vaccine Confidence

Building trust and vaccine confidence is an essential part of successful vaccine implementation and uptake. This video from the National Forum on COVID-19 Vaccine highlights information on building trust and COVID-19 vaccine confidence and showcases resources. 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 […]

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World TB Day Personal Stories Montage

This video features several tuberculosis (TB) survivors raising awareness about TB. 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/tb/2021/1849018490TB_Survivor_Montage2.mp4

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Episode 3: What’s a Virus?

Dr. Abby breaks down the three main parts of a virus and why that information matters when it comes to infection control in this episode of Inside Infection Control. 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/infectioncontrol/2021/1008910089EP3-Virus-HighRes.mp4

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Cancer Doesn’t Wait

Cancer doesn’t wait and neither should you. Dr. Lisa Richardson, Dr. Robert W. Carlson, and Dr. Laura Makaroff talk about the importance of routine cancer screenings. 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/cancer/2021/1315213152cancer-doesnt-wait.mp4

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Why I Care about AFM

CDC, along with many other professional healthcare experts, are committed to increasing awareness of AFM. Listen to members of our community of experts as they express their dedication to learn more about AFM. 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/vaccines/videos/low-res/AFM/why-I-care-feb-2021.mp4

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