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Diabetes and Hispanics
Learn how diabetes and other health disparities affect Hispanics
 Dec 04, 2004
GBS
You'll want to protect your baby from group B strep!
 Oct 25, 2004
5 A Day
Diets rich in fruits and vegetables may reduce the risk of cancer and other chronic diseases
 Oct 25, 2004
Health Protection Research Initiative
The new initiative is designed to promote two critical areas of public health
 Oct 18, 2004
Vision Impairment
CDC continues to do research on vision impairment in children
 Oct 11, 2004
Kids Walk to School
A community-based program to increase daily physical activity by encouraging children to walk to and from school
 Oct 11, 2004
Prevention Research Centers
New community-based prevention research begins
 Oct 11, 2004
Fire Prevention
“Test Your Smoke Alarm”. Properly installed and working smoke alarms save lives
 Oct 11, 2004
Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome
Learn how to protect your family from hantavirus pulmonary syndrome (HPS)
 Oct 04, 2004
Hurricanes
Learn more about protecting your health and safety before and after a hurricane
 Oct 04, 2004
GYTS Datasets
First public release of Global Youth Tobacco Surveillance (GYTS) datasets
 Oct 04, 2004
Domestic Violence Awareness
Learn more about the resources available to your community
 Oct 04, 2004
Clean hands save lives
Handwashing is one of the most important things you can do to keep from getting sick and from spreading germs to others
 Sep 27, 2004
Prostate Cancer Awareness
Visit CDC’s Prostate Cancer Control Initiatives Web site for information and resources related to prostate cancer screening
 Sep 27, 2004
Preventing Chronic Disease E-Journal
The October issue of Preventing Chronic Disease (PCD) is now available.
 Sep 27, 2004
CDC en Español
Provides information on health prevention in Spanish including a spotlight this month on Hurricanes (see our new look)
 Sep 26, 2004
Do You Know Where Your Drinking Water Comes From?
150 years ago, Dr. John Snow stopped a drinking water-related cholera outbreak. Today, we can prevent outbreaks when we produce and monitor safe drinking water
 Sep 20, 2004
Fight the Bite!
Protect yourself, your family and your community from West Nile virus
 Sep 20, 2004
Genomics for Public Health Practitioners
A 45-minute presentation that serves as an introduction to Six Weeks to Genomics Awareness
 Sep 20, 2004
Know Your Cholesterol
High blood cholesterol is a major risk factor for heart disease, the leading cause of death in the United States
 Sep 20, 2004
Lassa fever
Facts about transmission and prevention of Lassa fever
 Sep 16, 2004
Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (FAS)
Learn more about fetal alcohol syndrome and what you can do in your community to raise awareness
 Sep 16, 2004
Ovarian Cancer Awareness
Get facts on ovarian cancer, information about CDC funded projects, and resources related to prevention
 Sep 13, 2004
Swimming this summer?
Keep your loved ones healthy and safe this summer
 Sep 06, 2004
If you want to stay healthy, you have to Fight BAC!
Learn how to keep food safe from bacteria.
 Sep 06, 2004
Wildfires
Learn how to prepare for wildfires and protect yourself and your family
 Aug 30, 2004
BRFSS Maps
Use these interactive maps to view and compare health risks at the national, state, and local levels
 Aug 30, 2004
Keep It Cool!
Take steps to prevent heat-related injuries as temperatures rise
 Aug 30, 2004
CDC Survey Documents Serious Crisis In Sudanese Refugee Children
HHS/CDC recommend immediate increase in feeding programs, food rations, and public health measures
 Aug 30, 2004
HIV Content Guidelines
CDC is requesting public comment on proposed revisions of the Interim HIV Content Guidelines, revised in 1992
 Aug 26, 2004
Floods
Here are some basic facts to remember for protection during a flood and in its aftermath
 Aug 26, 2004
Back to School
Add Hepatitis B Vaccination to Your Back-to-School List
 Aug 23, 2004
Public Comment Sought on CDC's Vaccine Safety
The CDC is seeking public comments as part of the effort to review vaccine safety activities
 Aug 23, 2004
Assessment Initiative
Supports development of methodologies and practices in community health assessment and data dissemination
 Aug 16, 2004
Screen for Life
If you're over 50, find out how colorectal cancer screening saves lives
 Aug 16, 2004
Immunization Awareness
The August observation of NIAM is a great time to promote the importance of immunizations
 Aug 16, 2004
Breastfeeding
New breastfeeding data from 2003 National Immunization Survey
 Aug 16, 2004
CDC’s National Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System Finds Decrease in Violence-Related Behaviors
High school students reported declines in physical fighting and weapon carrying on and off school property
 Aug 09, 2004
Inventions and Women
Learn about selected scientific advances and inventions that have benefited women over the years
 Aug 09, 2004
Protect Your Health
Sensible decisions protect you from viral hepatitis, STDs, and HIV
 Aug 02, 2004
Investigation of Rabies Infections in Organ Donor and Transplant Recipients
Investigation summary and information
 Jul 30, 2004
Cruising this summer?
Tips to enjoy your cruise vacation
 Jul 26, 2004
NAACCR-Certified NPCR Programs
Thirty-five programs supported through CDC's National Program of Cancer Registries achieve North American Association of Central Cancer Registries' certification for their 2001 data.
 Jul 19, 2004

Any baby with untreated jaundice is at risk for kernicterus
 Jul 12, 2004
Fireworks Injuries
Learn the facts and where to get more information
 Jul 09, 2004
Traveling this summer?
Tips for safe and healthy travel
 Jun 28, 2004
Medical Examiners, Coroners, and Terrorism - A Guidebook for Surveillance and Case Management
This guidebook was prepared to provide guidance, to medical examiners, coroners, and affiliated personnel in recognizing and responding to potential bioterrorism events
 Jun 21, 2004
National Violent Death Reporting System
Developed to provide local, state, and national policy makers and community program developers with better information about violent deaths
 Jun 21, 2004
Men’s Health
Learn about men’s health issues and steps you can take to improve your health
 Jun 21, 2004
Cancer Survivorship
Learn about CDC's new Cancer Survivorship Initiative
 Jun 14, 2004
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