The Most Influential Contemporary African Diaspora Leaders

In this comprehensive reference and background book, Dr. Roland Holou (www.RolandHolou.com) highlights the lives, visions, achievements, policies, and strategies of exceptional contemporary African Diaspora leaders across...

Design and Operation of the National Survey of Children's Health

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). This report presents the development, plan, and operation of the 2011-2012 National Survey of Children's Health conducted by the...

Georgia Uses Block Grant Funding to Help Kids Get Active and Fit

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). With funding from the Preventive Health and Health Services Block Grant, the Georgia Department of Public Health has provided...

100 days on from advent of COVID-19, more action is needed: Tedros

“We’re committed to doing everything we can to prevent that from happening”, said Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus.But the window for containing the new coronavirus is...

CDC Releases Recommendations for Communities of Faith

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Across America, states and localities are experiencing different stages of the COVID-19 pandemic. Many state and local officials have...

Seychelles sets out to increase breastfeeding to reach 50% target

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The aim of Breastfeeding Week is to emphasise the benefits of breastfeeding for both mothers and babies. (NICHD, Flickr) Photo License: CC...

HAN Archive – 00407|Health Alert Network (HAN)

Distributed via the CDC Health Alert Network September 13, 2017, 1230 ET (12:30 PM ET) CDCHAN-00407 Summary: The Texas Department of State Health Services, with assistance from...

Reshaping Nigeria’s Family Planning Narrative to meet FP2020 Goals

Young people in Nigeria know more than we think they do about reproductive health. Take for instance, some teens who shared during a focus...

Health Alert Network (HAN) No. 396 – CDC Updates Guidance for Travel and Testing...

CDC previously issued travel, testing, and other guidance related to local mosquito-borne Zika virus transmission (active Zika virus transmission) that the Florida Department of...

How land under solar panels can contribute to food security

At a recent solar energy conference in Minneapolis, attendees unwound at happy hour tasting free pints of a local honey-based India Pale Ale called...

CDC's Prestigious Public Health Associate Program Has Opened Its Application Period!

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The Public Health Associate Program is a CDC-funded training program for recent graduates with bachelor's or master's degrees. It...

Behavioral and Clinical Characteristics of Persons Receiving Medical Care for HIV Infection, Medical Monitoring...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Annual Medical Monitoring Project surveillance summary Source of original article: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) / HIV...

Funding Opportunity: Prescription Drug Overdose Prevention for States Program Supplement

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Opioid overdose deaths have quadrupled in the United States since 1999, killing more than 28,000 people in 2014. CDC...

Notes from the Field: Brucella abortus RB51 Infections Associated with Consumption of Raw Milk...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Joann F. Gruber, PhD1,2; Alexandra Newman, DVM3; Christina Egan, PhD3; Colin Campbell, DVM4; Kristin Garafalo, MPH4; David R. Wolfgang,...

Transcript: CDC Update on COVID-19 | CDC Online Newsroom

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). OPERATOR: WELCOME AND THANK YOU FOR STANDING BY.AT THIS TIME, ALL THE PARTICIPANTS ARE ON LISTEN-ONLY MODE UNTIL OUR QUESTION-AND-ANSWER...

Advancing Tobacco Control Through Point of Sale Policies, Providence, Rhode Island

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Advancing Tobacco Control Through Point of Sale Policies, Providence, Rhode Island Source of original article: Centers for Disease Control...

Bakkavor Foods USA, Inc. Recalls Ready-To-Eat Chicken Salad Products Due to Misbranding and Undeclared...

  WASHINGTON, August 28, 2019 - Bakkavor Foods USA, Inc., a San Antonio, Texas establishment, is recalling approximately 1,913 pounds of ready-to-eat (RTE) chicken salad...

HAN Archive – 00398|Health Alert Network (HAN)

Distributed via the CDC Health Alert NetworkOctober 19, 2016, 1700 ET (5:00 PM ET)CDCHAN-00398 Summary The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) previously issued...

[email protected] tripartite results and sustainability workshop

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com).

Sales of JUUL e-cigarettes skyrocket, posing danger to youth | CDC Online Newsroom

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Press Release For Immediate Release: Tuesday, October 2, 2018Contact: Media Relations(404) 639-3286 Sales of JUUL, an e-cigarette shaped like a USB...

Update: Interim Guidance for Preconception Counseling and Prevention of Sexual Transmission of Zika Virus...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Review of Evidence Primarily transmitted through the bite of an infected Aedes aegypti mosquito, Zika virus can also be transmitted...

August 29, 2017 (Initial Announcement) Multistate Outbreak of Salmonella Agbeni Infections Linked to Pet...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). CDC and multiple states are investigating a multistate outbreak of human Salmonella infections linked...

National assessment of HPV and Pap tests: Changes in cervical cancer screening, National Health...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). National assessment of HPV and Pap tests: Changes in cervical cancer screening, National Health Interview Survey Source of original...

Weekly Update: Emergency Preparedness, Food Safety, Pandemic Influenza Article from NIH, Seasonal Influenza and...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Access the new "Key Findings - Public Health Preparedness: Strengthening CDC's Emergency Response" document on the CDC Emergency website...