Report: HIV Prevention Progress Report

The CDC HIV Prevention Progress Report reports on 21 key HIV prevention and care indicators and provides an objective way to assess progress on...

[CDC Office of Women's Health, Health Matters for Women] CDC Seeks Former Smokers for...

CDC is recruiting individuals to feature in its national tobacco education campaign. It will feature real people from all population groups, including women, who...

Health Alert Network (HAN) No. 397 – CDC Advises Hospitals to Alert Patients at...

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is advising hospitals to notify patients who underwent open-heart (open-chest) surgery involving a Stöckert 3T heater-cooler...

Bring Your Brave Campaign Launched

Bring Your Brave tells real stories about young women whose lives have been affected by breast cancer. The campaign's focus is to educate women...

American Indians and Alaska Natives | Race/Ethnicity | HIV by Group | HIV/AIDS

During 2016, 46 AI/AN with diagnosed HIV died in the US. These deaths may be due to any cause. Prevention Challenges Sexually transmitted diseases (STDs). From...

Terrie’s Story

Terrie’s Biography In high school, Terrie was a pretty cheerleader who competed on the cheer circuit. Her father smoked, and with more and more of...

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...

Money Worries Affect How Some Cancer Patients Take Prescribed Medicines

Many people with cancer make changes in their medication because they worry that they can’t afford what their doctors prescribe for them. Many people with...

Vital Signs: HIV Transmission Along the Continuum of Care — United States, 2016

Discussion The PATH 2.0 model estimated that HIV transmissions in 2016 occurred primarily from persons with HIV infection who did not know they were infected...

Public Health – Infertility | CDC

Because of its public health focus, these strategies also call for promoting healthy pregnancy outcomes associated with treating and managing infertility and improving the...

Lao People’s Democratic Republic and ILO join forces to promote safety and health at...

The Ministry of Labour and Social Welfare of Lao PDR and the International Labour Organization (ILO) launch a project to improve occupational safety and...

HAN Archive – 00399|Health Alert Network (HAN)

Distributed via the CDC Health Alert NetworkDecember 14, 2016, 16:15 ET (4:15 PM ET)CDCHAN-00399 Summary On November 28, 2016, the Texas Department of State Health Services...

Enhancing OSH in the workplace, through social dialogue

The huge toll of human suffering as well as the social and economic costs of occupational accidents and diseases have affected countries across the...

Mammo Bus Brings Breast Cancer Screening to American Indian Women | | Blogs

The Mobile Mammo Bus at the Fond du Lac reservation on August 2, 2016. Breast cancer is the number one...

Top Ten News Items on Health, 16th August 2019

WHO approves two highly effective Ebola drugs for immediate use. Nigeria: NCAA issues Ebola alert to Airlines, calls for vigilance. UNAIDS welcomes the appointment...

Top Ten News Items on Health, 30th August 2019

Workers protest kidnap of Irrua Hospital CMD, threaten strike. Nigeria reviews guidelines for disease surveillance. EU supports recovery and resilience in Nigeria with additional...

Strengthening the roles of Indonesian OSH Council to provide better protection for young workers

Thirty members of the National Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) Council (DK3N) and representatives of Indonesian youth OSH champions gathered together at one-day seminar...

Towards more integrated OSH programmes

To synchronize its occupational safety and health (OSH) programmes with the social partners, the ILO organized an OSH Consultative Meeting in Jakarta on 16...

#QualityHealthNaija: The Future of Health Conference 2019 is Here!!!

After four hugely successful conferences, the 2019 Future of Health Conference will take place in Abuja on October 17, 2019!!! The quality of healthcare...

Indonesia is developing its National OSH Programme 2019-2024

Indonesia is now in the process of developing and formulating its National Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) Programme 2019-2024. This National OSH Programme is...
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Pregnant Women, Infants, and Children | Gender | HIV by Group | HIV/AIDS

The Numbers Perinatal HIV Transmission We don’t know exactly how many women with HIV give birth annually in the United States. An estimate for 2006 suggested...