Lead Exposure Pathways and Mitigation of its Effects

This presentation was developed by the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry, ATSDR, to familiarize health care providers with lead, provide patient management guidance, and share strategies on addressing potential patient concerns. You may also want to review ATSDR’s Physician Lead Fact Sheet. To begin, we will explain what lead is, where it is…

National Rural Health Day Webinar: Rural Clinics’ Role in Hypertension and Diabetes Management

[Begins mid-sentence] office manual that we created and learning opportunities such as this webinar. Since tomorrow is National Rural Health Day it’s an annual opportunity to focus on the unique challenges and opportunities related to health care in rural communities. So this webinar is intended to highlight a successful state partnership between the primary care…

Sepsis Standard Work: Improving Compliance with Early Recognition and Management of Perinatal Sepsis

[ Music ]>>Hello and welcome to today’s webinar, Sepsis Standard Work: Improving Compliance with Early Recognition and Management of Perinatal Sepsis. Thank you for tuning into today’s webinar. My name is Kate Wiedeman, and I am a Health Communication Specialist in CDC’s Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion. The mission of CDC’s Division of Healthcare Quality…

Tips for Taking Blood Pressure Medicines As Directed

[NARRATOR] Meet America’s adults over 65. Seventy percent of them have high blood pressure… and nearly fifty percent of those don’t have it under control. Even with Medicare Part D coverage, about 5 million adults aren’t taking their blood pressure medicines as directed. So why does that matter? Because high blood pressure is one of…

The Skinny on Obesity (Ep. 1): An Epidemic for Every Body

[ Music ]>>How did the entire world get this fat this fast? Did everyone just become a bunch of gluttons and sloths? [ Music ] Obesity’s been around since there were people. It’s been around for 50,000 years easy and it was around before McDonald’s, Burger King, Wendy’s, it was around before Coca-Cola. Obesity’s part…

U.S. MEC, 2016 Video

Contraception Resources from the CDC: 2016 United States Medical Eligibility Criteria for Contraceptive Use. A webinar from the Division of Reproductive Health at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The findings and conclusions in this report are those of the author and do not necessarily represent the official position of the Centers for Disease…