Dating Matters® Baltimore
02 Mar 2015 | Videos | Contributor(s): CDC
Dating Matters® is a free, accredited, online course about teen dating violence for educators, school personnel, and others working to improve the health of teens. It features interviews...
Mayo Clinic News Network Headlines Feb. 26, 2015
27 Feb 2015 | Videos | Contributor(s): Mayo Clinic
In this edition host Vivien Williams asks about how you wash your dishes: by hand or in the washer? Well, researchers from Sweden found that kids in families who wash dishes by hand have a...
The Prostate Cancer Biorepository Network (PCBN)
26 Feb 2015 | Videos | Contributor(s): CDMRP
Bruce Trock, MPH, PhD, Johns Hopkins University; Jonathan Melamed, MD, New York University; Anuradha Gopalan, MD, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center; and Robert Vessella, PhD, University of...
9 in 10 new US HIV infections come from people not receiving HIV care
25 Feb 2015 | Videos | Contributor(s): CDC
In a first-of-its-kind analysis, CDC authors estimated the number of HIV transmissions in the U.S. attributable to people at five consecutive stages of HIV care (including with those who are...
'Superbug' Facts: What you need to know
24 Feb 2015 | Videos | Contributor(s): Northwestern Medicine
In response to recent news reports focused on a "Super Bug" - a bacteria known as CRE - and its transmission during ERCP procedures, Northwestern Medicine's Srinadh Komanduri,...
Beyond the Data -- Global Polio Eradication: Reaching Every Last Child
23 Feb 2015 | Videos | Contributor(s): CDC
Dr. Phoebe Thorpe and Dr. Elias Durry discuss the challenges in eradicating polio worldwide. Reaching every last child and making the world polio free is possible, but everyone has to do their...
The Ebola Response of 2014-2015
20 Feb 2015 | Videos | Contributor(s): CDC
As the head of CDC’s response to the Ebola epidemic in West Africa, Dr. Inger Damon is responsible for establishing a strategic direction and managing the day-to-day operation of the...
Medication Therapy Can Increase Long-Term Success For Smokers Who Cut Back First
19 Feb 2015 | Videos | Contributor(s): Mayo Clinic
A study of more than 1,500 cigarette smokers who were not ready to quit smoking but were willing to cut back on cigarette consumption and combine their approach with varenicline (Chantix)...
Dr Iezzi Bionic Eye
18 Feb 2015 | Videos | Contributor(s): Mayo Clinic
Dr Iezzi Bionic Eye - retinitis pigmentosa
WHO: Survivors in Limbo
17 Feb 2015 | Videos | Contributor(s): World Health Organization
Sierra Leone has more than 2000 known Ebola survivors, who have been celebrated as heroes all over the country. But once back in the community, they face the harsh reality of stigmatization. As...
Insulin Pump Downloads - Mayo Clinic Patient Education
16 Feb 2015 | Videos | Contributor(s): Mayo Clinic
Peggy Moreland, a Mayo Clinic diabetes educator on the benefits of downloading data from your insulin pump.
REMS (February 2015)
12 Feb 2015 | Videos | Contributor(s): US FDA
REMS are required risk management plans that use risk minimization strategies beyond the professional labeling to ensure that the benefits of certain prescription drugs outweigh their risks....
Dustin Bennett Diagnosed Using Whole Exome Sequencing - Mayo Clinic
11 Feb 2015 | Videos | Contributor(s): Mayo Clinic
Precision medicine is getting a jump-start from a new national initiative announced in President Obama's State of the Union message. One Georgia family has already experienced its benefits:...
WHO: A window of opportunity for vaccination in Sierra Leone
10 Feb 2015 | Videos | Contributor(s): World Health Organization
It is a quiet morning in the primary healthcare unit of Kamasondo village, Port Loko district, Sierra Leone. Today is the first day for all newborns to get vaccinated, but only a few mothers...
'Big data' aids Stanford/Columbia stent drug research to prevent heart attacks
09 Feb 2015 | Videos | Contributor(s): Stanford University
Euan Ashley from Stanford University School of Medicine and Ziad Ali from Columbia University have been hunting for a better drug coating for coronary stents, the small mesh tubes used to prop...
Weekly Highlights 02.04.15
06 Feb 2015 | Videos | Contributor(s): Mayo Clinic
Weekly Highlights 02.04.15
National Wear Red Day 2015
05 Feb 2015 | Videos | Contributor(s): American Heart FDA
Make a Change today and register for National Wear Red Day at www.goredforwomen.org/wearredday *This video features 'Real Women of NH' - NH Survivors who attended a Casting Call event...
Telemedicine & You: Mayo Clinic Expert Explains New Health Care Option, How Policy Can Catch Up
04 Feb 2015 | Videos | Contributor(s): Mayo Clinic
If you haven’t already experienced telemedicine, you may soon have the option. Technology is helping people connect with their physicians in new ways and from a distance, and interest is...
World Cancer Day 2015: The Role of National Cancer Control Plans in the Global Fight against Cancer
03 Feb 2015 | Videos | Contributor(s): National Cancer Institute
The Role of National Cancer Control Plans in the Global Fight against Cancer Webinar celebrates the theme of World Cancer Day by highlighting how national cancer control plans are the key to...