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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
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Promoting Health for Adults CDC
(Just Now) Promoting Health for Adults. CDC works to help adults adopt healthy habits and get preventive services. Chronic diseases—such as heart disease, cancer, and type 2 diabetes—are the leading causes of death and disability in the United States. They are also leading drivers of the nation’s $3.3 trillion in annual health care costs.
Climate Effects on Health CDC
(6 days ago) The health effects of these disruptions include increased respiratory and cardiovascular disease, injuries and premature deaths related to extreme weather events, changes in the prevalence and geographical distribution of food- and water-borne illnesses and other infectious diseases, and threats to …
Racism and Health Health Equity CDC
(2 days ago) Racism is a Serious Threat to the Public’s Health. —consisting of structures, policies, practices, and norms—that assigns value and determines opportunity based on the way people look or the color of their skin. This results in conditions that unfairly advantage some and disadvantage others throughout society. —negatively affects the
Measles -- New Jersey
(4 days ago) Measles -- New Jersey. An ongoing measles outbreak in New Jersey that began in November 1985 is the largest U.S. measles outbreak since 1983. Information is available on the 334 cases reported between November 15, 1985, and March 13, 1986 (Figure 1). Seventeen …
Maternal and Infant Health Reproductive Health CDC
(Just Now) Maternal and Infant Health. CDC’s Division of Reproductive Health provides scientific leadership in the promotion of women’s health and infant health before, during, and after pregnancy. In addition, we work to reduce disease and death among mothers and babies, with special attention to reducing racial and ethnic differences in these health
Health Disparities Healthy Aging CDC
(7 days ago) Health disparities are preventable differences in the burden of disease, injury, violence, or in opportunities to achieve optimal health experienced by socially disadvantaged racial, ethnic, and other population groups, and communities. Health disparities exist in all age groups, including older adults.
Your Health COVID-19 CDC
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Health Effects of Marijuana Marijuana CDC
(5 days ago) CBD is not impairing, meaning it does not cause a “high”. 1. Marijuana is the most commonly used federally illegal drug in the United States, with an estimated 48.2 million people using it in 2019. 2 Marijuana use may have a wide range of health effects on the body and brain.
Health Departments: Information on COVID-19 CDC
(6 days ago) This toolkitpdf icon aims to help health departments prevent the spread of COVID-19 at multi-day events that are expected to draw large numbers of people. It includes checklists, resources, and a case study that state and local health departments, …
Health Information & Privacy CDC
(3 days ago) Protected health information or individually identifiable health information includes demographic information collected from an individual and 1) is created or received by a healthcare provider, health plan, employer, or healthcare clearinghouse and 2) relates to the past, present, or future physical or mental health or condition of an
Health Equity CDC
(7 days ago) REACH (Racial and Ethnic Approaches to Health) REACH is a national program that supports community coalitions that design, implement, and evaluate community-driven strategies to eliminate health disparities among the following racial and ethnic groups: African Americans, American Indians, Hispanics/Latinos, Asian Americans, Alaska Natives, and Pacific Islanders.
About Mental Health
(8 days ago) Why is mental health important for overall health? Mental and physical health are equally important components of overall health. For example, depression increases the risk for many types of physical health problems, particularly long-lasting conditions like diabetes, heart disease, and stroke.Similarly, the presence of chronic conditions can increase the risk for mental illness. 2
Introduction to Public HealthPublic Health 101 SeriesCDC
(3 days ago) Public health is “the science and art of preventing disease, prolonging life, and promoting health through the organized efforts and informed choices of society, organizations, public and private communities, and individuals.” — CEA Winslow. These materials introduce public health core …
Sleep and Health
(4 days ago) J Sch Health. 2016;86(5):363–381. Morgenthaler TI, Hashmi S, Croft JB, et al. High school start times and the impact on high school students: what we know, and what we hope to learn external icon. J Clin Sleep Med. 2016;12:1681–1689. Adolescent Sleep Working Group, Committee on Adolescence, Council on School Health.
Mental Health Adolescent and School Health CDC
(6 days ago) Adolescence is a time for young people to have a healthy start in life. The number of adolescents reporting poor mental health is increasing. Building strong bonds and connecting to youth can protect their mental health. Schools and parents can create these protective relationships with students and help them grow into healthy adulthood.
Understanding Health Literacy Health Literacy CDC
(9 days ago) CDC Health Literacy. This site provides information and tools to improve health literacy and public health. These resources are for all organizations that interact and communicate with people about health, including public health departments, healthcare providers and facilities, health plans, government agencies, non-profit/community and advocacy organizations, childcare and schools, the …
Precision health: Improving health for each of us and all
(2 days ago) Precision health: Improving health for each of us and all of us. Your genes, behaviors (such as exercise and eating habits), and environment are all factors that affect your health. The goal of precision health is to protect your health by measuring these factors and acting on them. Interventions can be tailored to you, rather than using the
College Health and Safety for Women Health Equity
(Just Now) Mental health is an important part of overall health and well-being and includes emotional, psychological, and social well-being. Generally, women are more likely to suffer from depression, and college aged women report more suicidal behaviors than college aged men. As growing concerns mount regarding the mental health of college students and
Engaging Employees in Their Health and Wellness
(3 days ago) [email protected]Health is an employer-based training program. The ultimate aim of the program is to improve the organizational health of participating employers and certified trainers, with an emphasis on strategies to reduce chronic disease and injury risk to employees and an eye to improving overall worker productivity.
Social Determinants of Health CDC
(9 days ago) Health Disparity: Health disparity is a type of difference in health that is closely linked with social or economic disadvantage. Health disparities negatively affect groups of people who have systematically experienced greater social or economic obstacles to health.
What is Population Health
(9 days ago) Public health works to protect and improve the health of communities through policy recommendations, health education and outreach, and research for disease detection and injury prevention. It can be defined as what “we as a society do collectively to assure the conditions in which people can be healthy” (Institute of Medicine, 1988).
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
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Basics of Oral Health
(8 days ago) Basics of Oral Health. Oral health affects our ability to eat, speak, smile, and show emotions. Oral health also affects a person’s self-esteem, school performance, and attendance at work or school. Oral diseases—which range from cavities and gum disease to oral cancer—cause pain and disability for millions of Americans and cost taxpayers
Health Effects Smoking & Tobacco Use CDC
(Just Now) The Health Consequences of Smoking—50 Years of Progress: A Report of the Surgeon General. Atlanta: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Office on Smoking and Health, 2014 [accessed 2016 Dec 20].
Mental health of children and parents —a strong connection
(Just Now) The mental health of children is connected to their parents’ mental health. A recent study external icon found that 1 in 14 children has a caregiver with poor mental health. Fathers and mothers—and other caregivers who have the role of parent—need support, which, in turn, can help them support their children’s mental health.
Undergraduate Students Short-Term Internships for Students
(1 days ago) CDC’s Undergraduate Public Health Scholars (CUPS) program prepares a diverse body of students to consider public health as a career to ensure a future where the American public benefits from a more diverse and better trained public health workforce. During their internships, students work in a variety of public health settings including community organizations, health departments, university
Health Education in Schools Adolescent and School Health
(9 days ago) Health education curriculum should include: sol icon. A set of intended learning outcomes or objectives that directly relate to students’ acquisition of health-related knowledge, attitudes, and skills. sol icon. A planned progression of developmentally appropriate lessons or learning experiences that lead to achieving health objectives. sol icon.
Advancing Health Equity, Eliminating Health Disparities
(7 days ago) Unmet health-related social support needs among people being served by health care systems can contribute to high patient morbidity and poor population health (30,31). However, little is known about the overall impact of screening and referral programs that address unmet health-related social needs on outcomes related to experience of care
Promoting Health for Children and Adolescents CDC
(8 days ago) The health care needs of children with chronic health conditions can be complex and continuous and include both daily management and potential emergencies. Ensuring that students have the health services they need to manage their chronic conditions while at school is important in helping them stay healthy and ready to learn.
November 2021 ZOHU Call One Health CDC
(3 days ago) One Health News from CDC Casey Barton Behravesh, MS, DVM, DrPH, DACVPM Captain, U.S. Public Health Service Director, One Health Office Centers for Disease Control and Prevention [email protected]gov. Giardiasis Outbreaks in the United States, 2012–2017 Erin E. Conners, PhD MPH Epidemiologist Division of Viral Hepatitis Centers for Disease Control and
Health-Related Programs Implementation Model
(9 days ago) [email protected]Health is an employer-based training program. The ultimate aim of the program is to improve the organizational health of participating employers and certified trainers, with an emphasis on strategies to reduce chronic disease and injury risk to employees and an eye to …
Health Alert Network (HAN) CDC
(9 days ago) Health Alert: provides vital, time-sensitive information for a specific incident or situation; warrants immediate action or attention by health officials, laboratorians, clinicians, and members of the public; and conveys the highest level of importance.
Mental Health in the Workplace
(2 days ago) [email protected]Health is an employer-based training program. The ultimate aim of the program is to improve the organizational health of participating employers and certified trainers, with an emphasis on strategies to reduce chronic disease and injury risk to employees and an eye to improving overall worker productivity.