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DYK? 91 people die each day in the United States from an opioid overdose. CDC’s response to this public health crisis includes training for public health workers. Discover opioid-related courses via the CDC Learning Connection Hot Training Topic. [ Bit.ly Link ]
DYK 91 people die each day in the United States from an
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Pregnant or know someone who is? All pregnant women should get tested for group B strep (GBS) at 35–37 weeks. Talk to your doctor or midwife and learn more. [ Bit.ly Link ]
Pregnant or know someone who is All pregnant women should get tested
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Have you submitted your application to be a CDC Preventive Medicine Resident or Fellow? Apply now through July 31! [ Cdc.gov Link ]
Have you submitted your application to be a CDC Preventive Medicine Resident
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07/22/2017 at 17:00. Facebook
Yellow Maradol papayas have been linked to a multistate Salmonella outbreak. Do not eat them. Throw them away and clean the area where they were stored to get rid of harmful germs that may remain on surfaces. [ Bit.ly Link ]
Yellow Maradol papayas have been linked to a multistate Salmonella outbreak Do
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07/22/2017 at 15:00. Facebook
Diarrhea and swimming don’t mix! Learn CDC’s steps of healthy swimming to help protect yourself, your family, and friends from illness and injury at the pool this summer. [ Go.usa.gov Link ]
Diarrhea and swimming don’t mix Learn CDC’s steps of healthy swimming to
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CDC
07/21/2017 at 20:44. Facebook
Yellow Maradol papayas linked to a Salmonella outbreak in 12 states. Do not eat these papayas. Throw them away. 47 are sick, 12 hospitalized, and 1 has died. [ Bit.ly Link ]
Yellow Maradol papayas linked to a Salmonella outbreak in 12 states Do

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CDC
07/21/2017 at 18:00. Facebook
It’s time to talk about breast cancer risk. Learn how hereditary breast cancer may affect you and your loved ones. [ Bit.ly Link ]
It’s time to talk about breast cancer risk Learn how hereditary breast
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Michelle Gdula
Yliria Serrano
CDC
CDC
07/21/2017 at 15:00. Facebook
How can you help stop harassment, bullying, or abuse? Research shows that bystander intervention programs, such as Green Dot, can provide students and educators with the tools and skills needed to speak up and step in. Help prevent sexual and dating violence in your school and community! bit.ly/2mXxi3G
How can you help stop harassment bullying or abuse Research shows that
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Luba Williams
CDC
CDC
07/20/2017 at 23:00. Facebook
Be prepared and plan ahead for your summer travel! Here is what you need to know before, during, and after travel to protect yourself and your family from Zika: [ Bit.ly Link ]
Be prepared and plan ahead for your summer travel Here is what
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CDC
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07/20/2017 at 21:00. Facebook
Eek! Don’t step on that nail! Stepping on nails or other sharp contaminated objects is one way people can be exposed to tetanus spores. Protect yourself and your family with tetanus vaccine. [ Bit.ly Link ]
Eek Don’t step on that nail Stepping on nails or other sharp
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07/20/2017 at 17:10. Facebook
Breast milk is ideal for nearly all infants. You can take steps when pumping, handling, and storing breast milk to help prevent pumped breast milk from contamination with germs such as Cronobacter. [ Go.usa.gov Link ]
Breast milk is ideal for nearly all infants You can take steps
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07/20/2017 at 16:00. Facebook
New Beyond the Data video: CDC expert gives an update on the public health issues of e-cigarettes and their impact on public health, including our nation's young people. [ Bit.ly Link ]
New Beyond the Data video: CDC expert gives an update on the

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CDC
CDC
07/19/2017 at 21:00. Facebook
An epidemiologist might say, “Correlation does not equal causation!” But why? Complete this course from Northwest Center for Public Health Practice to learn more about cause and effect in public health. Learn how to calculate and interpret measures of association and risk. [ Bit.ly Link ]
An epidemiologist might say “Correlation does not equal causation ” But why
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07/19/2017 at 17:00. Facebook
Each year in the United States, about 2,000 children under 5 become sick with pneumococcal disease. Is your baby protected? [ Bit.ly Link ]
Each year in the United States about 2 000 children under 5
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CDC
CDC
07/19/2017 at 16:00. Facebook
You wouldn’t ignore safety at a theme park, so don’t ignore it in the car. Buckle up. Every person. Every seat. Every trip. [ Bit.ly Link ]
You wouldn’t ignore safety at a theme park so don’t ignore it
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Michelle Gdula
CDC
CDC
07/18/2017 at 23:00. Facebook
Clinicians: CDC’s new video on syphilis increases shows who needs testing, what treatment works best, and how just 3 steps can protect your patients: [ Bit.ly Link ].
Clinicians: CDC’s new video on syphilis increases shows who needs testing what

Reducing Syphilis Rates: A Healthcare Provider's Role

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CDC
07/18/2017 at 21:00. Facebook
Are you and your family traveling to an area with risk of Zika this summer? Help prevent the spread of Zika after your trip! Take steps to prevent mosquito bites for 3 weeks after you get back. Use condoms to prevent sexual transmission of Zika. If your partner is pregnant, use condoms or don’t have sex for the rest of her pregnancy. If you feel sick after your trip, talk to your doctor or... View more »
Are you and your family traveling to an area with risk of
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CDC
07/18/2017 at 17:00. Facebook
Watch our encore session of CDC’s Public Health Grand Rounds as experts discuss the public health challenges of e-cigarettes. [ Bit.ly Link ]
Watch our encore session of CDC’s Public Health Grand Rounds as experts
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Billie Peacock
CDC
CDC
07/18/2017 at 16:00. Facebook
In 2015, enough opioids were prescribed for every American to use them around the clock for 3 weeks. High prescribing means: too many opioid prescriptions, for too many days, and at too high a dose. [ Bit.ly Link ]
In 2015 enough opioids were prescribed for every American to use them
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CDC
CDC
07/17/2017. Facebook
CDC Preventive Medicine Residency and Fellowship graduates are well-prepared to lead and manage disease prevention and health promotion efforts both domestically and globally. Apply now through July 31. [ Cdc.gov Link ]
CDC Preventive Medicine Residency and Fellowship graduates are well prepared to lead

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