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CDC COVID-19 Partner Update: Planning Considerations for Events and Gatherings – June 29, 2020

Dr. Brooks will shared updates on CDC’s COVID-19 response, including the latest scientific information and what everyone should know about protecting themselves and others. In addition, CAPT Breiding reviewed CDC’s Considerations for Events and Gatherings which is focused on what event planners, businesses and officials can do to keep their staff and attendees safe when […]

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Get to Know CDC’s National Diabetes Prevention Program

This proven lifestyle change program can lower your risk for type 2 diabetes, heart disease, and stroke. Learn more: https://www.cdc.gov/diabetes/prevention/index.html 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/diabetestv/2017/2164216405_Get-to-Know-the-National-Diabetes-Preventio-Program_MASTER.mp4

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CDC’s Injury Control Research Centers: Research in Action

CDC funds Injury Control Research Centers (ICRCs) to study ways to prevent violence and injuries and work with communities to put research findings to practice. The ICRC program includes 10 centers at universities and medical centers across the country. These centers form a national network of academic, public health, and community partners to conduct prevention […]

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I Am CDC – Temeika Fairley

The “I Am CDC” video series is designed to highlight the work of staff across CDC, informing potential job applicants of the scope of the agency’s work. There are both administrative and scientific jobs included in the series. Stories also feature the satisfaction staff derive from their work, their connection to public health, and their […]

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Health Impact in Central America Region

A disease threat anywhere is a disease threat everywhere. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) works 24/7 around the globe to stop health threats at their source. CDC formally established the Central America Regional (CAR) office, based in Guatemala, in 2005. In addition to Guatemala, the regional office also covers Panama, Belize, El […]

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Mosquito Control in Honduras

Vector-borne diseases are major causes of death and illness worldwide. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) works with the Honduras Ministry of Health to strengthen mosquito awareness and monitoring campaigns and their impact on local health. Video Transcript https://www.cdc.gov/globalhealth/video/transcripts/200409_mosquito_control_honduras.pdf Comments on this video are allowed in accordance with our comment policy: http://www.cdc.gov/SocialMedia/Tools/CommentPolicy.html This video […]

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Tour of ECDC – a look inside European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control during COVID-19

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CDC and the UVG

A disease threat anywhere is a disease threat everywhere. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) works 24/7 around the globe to stop health threats at their source. CDC formally established an educational research institute with the Universidad del Valle-Guatemala (UVG) 40 years ago. This partnership continues today and has been at the forefront […]

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CDC’s Program for LGBT Youth

Dr. Howell Wechsler, Director of CDC’s Division of Adolescent and School Health, discusses CDC’s programs for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) youth. 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=9e3cc26bd50567f22c95db7653f4eec420000714122236499

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Shopping for Food and Other Household Essentials

Protect yourself when shopping during COVID-19 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/socialmedia/2020/1437014370grocery.mp4

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