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CDC: Tips From Former Smokers – Roosevelt S.’s Story

Roosevelt, who had a heart attack and six artery bypasses as a result of smoking, tells how his health problems prevent him from being active with his children in this video from CDC’s “Tips From Former Smokers” campaign. 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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CDC’s Are You Prepared? Video Contest

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention invites you to be part of our Are You Prepared? Video Contest. Show us how you’re prepared for any emergency (including a zombie apocalypse) by submitting a short video to our contest website (http://prepare.challenge.gov). The winner will be featured on CDC’s homepage (http://www.cdc.gov) and YouTube channel (http://youtube.com/CDCStreamingHealth) for […]

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Hand Hygiene Saves Lives

Each year in the United States, patients get more than a million infections in the hospital while being treated for something else. The best way to help prevent infection is to practice proper hand hygiene. Hand Hygiene Saves Lives shows how patients can play an active role in reminding healthcare providers to practice hand hygiene […]

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Get the Story: CDC’s Global Health Odyssey Museum

Ever wonder how CDC scientists merge old-fashioned detective work with high-tech science to crack the cases of mystery diseases? The CDC museum in Atlanta, Georgia features award-winning permanent and changing exhibitions that focus on a variety of public health topics and the history and accomplishments of CDC. Comments on this video are allowed in accordance […]

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Prepare Your Home for an Emergency

This video gives tips on how to stock your pantry in preparation for natural and manmade disasters. 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 http://www2c.cdc.gov/podcasts/

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What’s the Deal with Pfizer’s COVID-19 Vaccine? | SciShow News

SciShow is supported by Brilliant.org. Go to https://Brilliant.org/SciShow to get 20% off of an annual Premium subscription. Multiple companies and organizations have announced early results about their COVID-19 vaccines. Here’s what we know about Pfizer’s. Hosted by: Hank Green COVID-19 News and Updates: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLsNB4peY6C6IQediwz2GzMTNvm_dMzr47 SciShow has a spinoff podcast! It’s called SciShow Tangents. Check it […]

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The Obesity Epidemic

This video explains the many factors that have contributed to the obesity epidemic, and showcases several community initiatives taking place to prevent and reduce obesity. Obesity is a national epidemic and a major contributor to some of the leading causes of death in the U.S., including heart disease, stroke, diabetes and some types of cancer. […]

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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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CDC: Tips from Former Smokers – Anthem Ad

This TV ad, from CDC’s “Tips From Former Smokers” campaign, features three people who have stomas as a result of their smoking. They provide tips on how to live with this condition. 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 http://streaming.cdc.gov/vod.php?id=4084b12e5dd309109c45a93b43f33f0720120313113339081 To learn […]

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Public Health Pharmacist at the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and Prevention – Megan Brown

http://www.thenontraditionalpharmacist.com/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/thenontraditionalpharmacist/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/TNPharmacist A Pharmacist at the CDC! Meet Megan Brown, Public Health Pharmacist.

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