Making Health Easier: Healthy Changes Start in Preschool

Inhale. Exhale. Again. Inhale, exhale one more time. Inhale okay, we’re ready to start our day. My name is Claudia Mendoza and for the past five years I’ve been working with preschoolers. Child obesity it’s a problem in the U.S. and it’s a growing epidemic, but what worries me the most, it’s something that could

Youth & Diabetes

Youth & Diabetes

(Music) Announcer: Welcome to Your Health with Joan Lunden, presented by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Joan Lunden: Hi, I’m Joan Lunden. We have an alarming epidemic taking place in this country. As the childhood obesity rates are rising, so are the rates of type 2 diabetes in our children. For the first

Adam Ruins Everything – How Drug Cartels Took Over the Avocado Trade | truTV

Adam Ruins Everything – How Drug Cartels Took Over the Avocado Trade | truTV

No, Adam, at bro night, we watch “Game of Thro–” What? Are we in Mexico? Yup! You wanted to hear the twisted tale of how the drug cartels got involved in the avocado trade, right? No! Oh, we’re here anyway. Americans can’t get enough avocados. In 2017, we imported $2.6 billion worth of ’em. Nearly

High-Fructose Corn Syrup Consumption Plummets

high fructose corn syrup consumption has plummeted in the united states many people think it is because of the public backlash that there’s been if i put those corn syrup campaigns arguing that dance i high fructose corn syrup campaigns really saying that this is not a healthy thing to be consuming and we had

High Fructose Corn Syrup Name Change DENIED

High Fructose Corn Syrup Name Change DENIED

there are u_s_ regulators have denied a request to change the name of high fructose corn syrup two corn sugar this is a high-profile dispute between two industries the f_d_a_ said in a ruling that the court industry fail to back up its request for the name change because it would but changing quite put

Healthy Pregnancy Tips From the CDC

Healthy Pregnancy Tips From the CDC

CDC/HHS logo [intro music] You’re pregnant! Congratulations. So what’s next? You can start preparing yourself for a healthy pregnancy by: 1. Taking care of yourself, 2. Working with your doctor, 3. Getting your home ready Taking care of yourself now is more important than ever! Take a prenatal vitamin with folic acid. Eat healthy. Avoid

Community Health Workers: Their Role in Preventing and Controlling Chronic Conditions

>>Welcome, everyone, to today’s webinar. I am Betsy Rodríguez, Deputy Director of the National Diabetes Education Program at CDC. First of all, thank you for the tremendous support and interest in today’s webinar that surpassed 1,100 participants. This is very exciting. Today, we have one of the best panels I have seen in years, all

Electronic Health Records: What’s in it for Everyone?

>>>GOOD AFTERNOON. I AM RARELY SPEECHLESS, BUT I’M IN A STATE OF A SHOCK SEEING THAT WE HAVE THIS MANY PEOPLE COMING IN PERSON TO HEAR ABOUT ELECTRONIC HEALTH RECORDS ON SUCH A HOT DAY AND PEOPLE ARE STILL COMING. SO I WAS TRYING TO GIVE PEOPLE MORE TIME TO COME IN. WELCOME. IT’S 1:00