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Vaccinations

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There are many ways parents keep their babies safe and healthy, including through immunization. By vaccinating their children according to CDC's recommended schedule, parents can protect their little ones against 14 serious diseases before they turn two years old. Immunization gives parents the...
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Diabetes

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Prediabetes is a serious health condition that affects more than 1 in 3 American adults and often leads to type 2 diabetes. Nearly 90% of people with prediabetes don’t know they have it and aren’t aware of the long-term risks to their health. Take the risk test - visit www.DoIHavePrediabetes.org to...
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Diabetes

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Are you diabetic? Do you know someone suffering from diabetes? Get involved, so others don’t have to suffer from the same thing! Call the American Diabetes association and help stop the rise of diabetes. Find out more info in the PSA below… Video of PSA: President Carter (30 sec)
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Diabetic Neuropathy

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If you feel pain and like bees crawling on your feet during regular day activities, you may be suffering from diabetic neuropathy or damage to your nervous system. It's not too late, learn more, get help today. Check out this PSA from the American Diabetes Association to learn more. Video of PSA:...
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Diabetes

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Are you diabetic? Did you know the link between diabetes and heart disease? Have you talked to your doctor about it? Check out the PSA below so you will have all the information you need to speak with your doctor! Video of PSA: Break Your Heart (30 sec)
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Antibiotics

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Antibiotics treat certain infections caused by bacteria. They do not treat viruses like the cold or flu. When they are not needed, antibiotics won’t help you, and the side effects could still hurt you. Be Antibiotics Aware. For more information, please visit cdc.gov/antibiotic-use. Video of The...
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Smoking

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Are you a teen that smokes? Then you’ll want to check out the PSA below! Dr. Regina Benjamin, U.S. Surgeon General, shows teens describing their futures if they use tobacco. She makes it clear that smoking causes immediate damage that leads to health problems, even death. Video of Destiny
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Hepatitis C

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Baby boomers, or people born from 1945-1965, are five times more likely to have Hepatitis C. In this video PSA, diverse faces of baby boomers explain why those born during these years should get tested. Talk to your doctor about testing, as treatments are now available that can cure Hepatitis C...
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Health

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Do you know just how dangerous Sepsis can be? What is it you ask? Infections can lead to a deadly reaction in your body called sepsis. At least 250,000 Americans die from sepsis each year. Act fast if you suspect sepsis. Sepsis is a medical emergency. Time matters. For more information, please...
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Workplace

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Worksite Health has gone national. CDC is aiming to help reduce sick days, improve healthy lifestyles, and control health care costs. How? The National Healthy Worksite Program encourages physical activity, healthy eating, and tobacco free living through education and changes to the work...
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