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What is Diabetes

A video from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention offering information on the basics of diabetes. 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://www.cdc.gov/diabetes/videos/english/DiabetesEng_1_2.mp4

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Coronavirus outbreak: WHO provides update on COVID-19, confirms case of infected dog | FULL

Officials from the World Health Organization (WHO) delivered their daily news briefing on the status of the COVID-19 outbreak worldwide. There are over 95,000 confirmed cases worldwide and over 3,000 people have died from the virus since the outbreak, which originated in Wuhan, China. WHO officials confirmed the first known case of a dog with […]

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Got Public Health? – Anne Schuchat, MD, Centers for Disease Control & Prevention

Career pathways brief talk during the 2016 St. Jude/PIDS Pediatric Infectious Diseases Research Conference in Memphis, TN.

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CDC Partner Update on COVID-19: Agriculture Workers and Employers – June 15, 2020

Dr. John Brooks, Dr. Jennifer Lincoln, Dr. Megin Nichols, and CAPT Kenneth Dominguez shared updates on COVID-19, including the latest CDC guidance and resources available for agricultural workers and employers. CDC experts also answered questions submitted by the audience on symptom screening, cloth face coverings, and what everyone should know to protect themselves and others. […]

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Social Distancing

Social distancing means putting space between yourself and others. Everyone can help slow the spread of 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/video/socialmedia/social-distancing_lores-2.mp4

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Healthy Pregnancy Tips from CDC [:30]

Taking care of yourself, taking a prenatal vitamin with folic acid, and staying active are a few ways you can prepare for a healthy pregnancy. You should also get vaccinated against whooping cough and the flu during each pregnancy. Vaccines are an important part of every pregnancy because they help protect you and your baby […]

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COVID-19 Prevention Tips in ASL

COVID-19 prevention tips presented in American Sign Language 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/video/socialmedia/315935_COVID19_PreventionTips_ASL_low-res.wmv

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I Am CDC – Brandy Maddox

I’ve been at CDC since 2006 and I work in the Division of Sexually Transmitted Disease Prevention. As a child, I wanted to be a teacher or a scientist when I grew up—a female scientist to be exact! Just like my science teachers, Miss Nye, Mrs. Burns, and Mrs. Torres. Public health has allowed me […]

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Stakeholder Call for Institutes of Higher Education

This was a stakeholder call that highlighted a CDC document that offers considerations for ways in which institutes of higher education can help protect students and employees and slow the spread of the coronavirus disease 2019 (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 […]

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CDC COVID-19 Response Promising Practices in Health Equity

Dr. Nafissa Cisse Egbuonye (Public Health Director Black Hawk County Health Department), Dr. Jarvis Chen (Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health), Dr. Thomas LaViest (School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine Dean, Tulane University), and T. Benicio Gonzales, MSW (Louisville Metro Department of Public Health & Wellness […]

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