Public Health Law: A Tool to Address Emerging Health Concerns

Public Health Law: A Tool to Address Emerging Health Concerns

>>Thank you for joining us today, no matter when or how you’re tuning. I’m Dr. John Iskander, it’s my pleasure to welcome you to CDC Public Health Grand Rounds for December, 2016. Public Health Grand Rounds has continuing education credits available for physicians, nurses, pharmacists, veterinarians, health educators, and others. Please see the Public Health

Introduction to Public Health

Introduction to Public Health

[MUSIC PLAYING] [MUSIC PLAYING] Welcome to an introduction to public health. My name is Susie McCarthy. As a health education specialist at the CDC, I’ve worked in a variety of areas of public health, including children’s health, infectious diseases, chronic diseases, and most recently public health workforce development. Public health is a dynamic and multi-disciplinary

The Skinny on Obesity (Ep. 6): A Fast-Paced Fast Food Life

The Skinny on Obesity (Ep. 6): A Fast-Paced Fast Food Life

[ Music ]>>We, in our two-parent working, two hour communing, two job life do not have time for food. With all of our labor saving devices, with the cars and the computers. All of those things have actually reduced our time, not created it. [ Music ]>>One of the truisms for obesity and other chronic

Why Do We Need Hormones?

Why Do We Need Hormones?

What’s the first thing that comes to mind when I say the word hormone? Pimples? Mood swings? Cramps? Really inopportune moments where your armpits get sweaty? Are we good? We’re good. Hormones are obviously involved in puberty, but they’re so much more than that. Like hormones are involved in how we deal with stress, and

How to get healthy without dieting | Darya Rose | TEDxSalem

How to get healthy without dieting | Darya Rose | TEDxSalem

Translator: Zsófia Herczeg Reviewer: Tanya Cushman I started my first diet when I was eleven years old, sixth grade. I wasn’t overweight or anything close to it, but I came into the kitchen before school one morning, and my mom was making herself a chocolate milkshake for breakfast. If you can remember being eleven, you

What is Environmental Health Science, and why should you care?

What is Environmental Health Science, and why should you care?