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An oncologist (cancer doctor) shares her medical and personal advice for people between the ages of 50 and 75 about getting screened for colorectal cancer.  

Colorectal Cancer Awareness and Screening

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An oncologist (cancer doctor) shares her medical and personal advice for people between the ages of 50 and 75 about getting screened for colorectal cancer.  Created: 4/6/2017 by National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion (NCCDPHP).   Date Released: 4/6/2017.

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A health economist talks about studies on figuring out the costs of running a colorectal cancer screening program, and how this can lead to better screening.  

Costs of Colorectal Cancer Screening

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A health economist talks about studies on figuring out the costs of running a colorectal cancer screening program, and how this can lead to better screening.  Created: 4/4/2017 by National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion (NCCDPHP).   Date Released: 4/4/2017.

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This podcast is based on the April 2017 CDC Vital Signs report. Zika virus infection during pregnancy can cause serious birth defects. Learn how to protect babies from Zika-related health conditions.  

CDC Vital Signs–Zika Virus: Protecting Pregnant Women and Babies

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This podcast is based on the April 2017 CDC Vital Signs report. Zika virus infection during pregnancy can cause serious birth defects. Learn how to protect babies from Zika-related health conditions.  Created: 4/4/2017 by National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases (NCEZID).   Date Released: 4/4/2017.

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Este podcast se basa en el informe de Signos Vitales de los CDC de abril del 2017. La infección por el virus del Zika durante el embarazo puede causar defectos de nacimiento graves. Infórmese sobre cómo proteger a los bebés de afecciones relacionadas con el zika.  

Signos Vitales de los CDC–El virus del Zika: Cómo proteger a las mujeres embarazadas y los bebés (Zika Virus: Protecting Pregnant Women and Babies)

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Este podcast se basa en el informe de Signos Vitales de los CDC de abril del 2017. La infección por el virus del Zika durante el embarazo puede causar defectos de nacimiento graves. Infórmese sobre cómo proteger a los bebés de afecciones relacionadas con el zika.  Created: 4/4/2017 by National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases (NCEZID).   Date Released: 4/4/2017.

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This 60 second public service announcement is based on the April 2017 CDC Vital Signs report. Zika virus infection during pregnancy can cause serious birth defects. Learn how to protect babies from Zika-related health conditions.  

Zika Virus: Protecting Pregnant Women and Babies PSA (:60)

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This 60 second public service announcement is based on the April 2017 CDC Vital Signs report. Zika virus infection during pregnancy can cause serious birth defects. Learn how to protect babies from Zika-related health conditions.  Created: 4/4/2017 by National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases (NCEZID).   Date Released: 4/4/2017.

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Dr. Vicki Kramer, with the California Department of Public Health, discusses two cases of plague in Yosemite National Park.  

Plague in Yosemite

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Dr. Vicki Kramer, with the California Department of Public Health, discusses two cases of plague in Yosemite National Park.  Created: 3/23/2017 by National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases (NCEZID).   Date Released: 3/23/2017.

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Una sobreviviente de cáncer comparte su historia sobre el diagnóstico, el tratamiento y el apoyo de su comunidad; ella también les da consejos a otros sobrevivientes de cáncer.  

Supervivencia al cáncer de pulmón (Lung Cancer Survivorship)

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Una sobreviviente de cáncer comparte su historia sobre el diagnóstico, el tratamiento y el apoyo de su comunidad; ella también les da consejos a otros sobrevivientes de cáncer.  Created: 10/20/2016 by National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion (NCCDPHP).   Date Released: 3/15/2017.

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Dr. Mark Eberhard, a retired parasitologist and CDC guest researcher, discusses Guinea worm infection in a wild-caught frog.  

Guinea Worm in a Frog

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Dr. Mark Eberhard, a retired parasitologist and CDC guest researcher, discusses Guinea worm infection in a wild-caught frog.  Created: 3/9/2017 by National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases (NCEZID).   Date Released: 3/9/2017.

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Mosquitoes can carry viruses, like West Nile and Zika. In this podcast, Mr. Hubbard teaches his neighbors, the Smith family, ways to help reduce the number of mosquitoes inside their home.  

Controlling Mosquitoes Indoors

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Mosquitoes can carry viruses, like West Nile and Zika. In this podcast, Mr. Hubbard teaches his neighbors, the Smith family, ways to help reduce the number of mosquitoes inside their home.  Created: 8/23/2016 by National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases (NCEZID).   Date Released: 8/23/2016.

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Los mosquitos pueden portar virus como el del Nilo Occidental o del Zika. En este podcast, Don Francisco le muestra a sus vecinos formas en las que pueden reducir el número de mosquitos dentro de su casa.  

Cómo controlar los mosquitos en interiores (Controlling Mosquitoes Indoors)

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Los mosquitos pueden portar virus como el del Nilo Occidental o del Zika. En este podcast, Don Francisco le muestra a sus vecinos formas en las que pueden reducir el número de mosquitos dentro de su casa.  Created: 8/23/2016 by National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases (NCEZID).   Date Released: 8/23/2016.

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In this podcast for kids, the Kidtastics talk about the dangers of mosquito bites and how to prevent getting them.  

Mosquito Bites are Bad!

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In this podcast for kids, the Kidtastics talk about the dangers of mosquito bites and how to prevent getting them.  Created: 8/11/2016 by National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases (NCEZID).   Date Released: 8/11/2016.

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Learn about the basics of Zika virus disease.  

CDC Zika Update: Zika Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment

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Learn about the basics of Zika virus disease.  Created: 8/9/2016 by National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases (NCEZID).   Date Released: 8/9/2016.

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As a pregnant woman, you may have questions about Zika. Learn more about what Zika is, what it means for pregnant women, and how you can protect your pregnancy.  

Zika and Pregnancy: What Pregnant Women Need to Know

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As a pregnant woman, you may have questions about Zika. Learn more about what Zika is, what it means for pregnant women, and how you can protect your pregnancy.  Created: 6/13/2016 by National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities (NCBDDD).   Date Released: 6/13/2016.

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Si está embarazada, es posible que tenga algunas preguntas sobre el zika. Obtenga más información sobre el zika, lo que significa para las mujeres embarazadas y cómo puede protegerse durante el embarazo.  

El zika y el embarazo: Lo que deben saber las mujeres embarazadas (Zika and Pregnancy: What Pregnant Women Need to Know)

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Si está embarazada, es posible que tenga algunas preguntas sobre el zika. Obtenga más información sobre el zika, lo que significa para las mujeres embarazadas y cómo puede protegerse durante el embarazo.  Created: 7/21/2016 by National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities (NCBDDD).   Date Released: 7/21/2016.

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Mosquitoes can carry viruses, like West Nile, Zika, dengue, and chikungunya. In this podcast, Mr. Hubbard will teach you and his neighbor, Laura, ways to help reduce the number of mosquitoes outside your home. Tips include eliminating areas of standing water where mosquitoes lay eggs and using larvicides to kill young mosquitoes.  

Controlling Mosquitoes Outside

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Mosquitoes can carry viruses, like West Nile, Zika, dengue, and chikungunya. In this podcast, Mr. Hubbard will teach you and his neighbor, Laura, ways to help reduce the number of mosquitoes outside your home. Tips include eliminating areas of standing water where mosquitoes lay eggs and using larvicides to kill young mosquitoes.  Created: 8/9/2016 by National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases (NCEZID).   Date Released: 8/9/2016.

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Los mosquitos pueden transmitir virus como el del zika. En este podcast, el Sr. Francisco le enseñará a usted y a su vecina Adriana diferentes maneras para ayudar a reducir la cantidad de mosquitos fuera de su casa. Los consejos incluyen eliminar áreas de agua estancada donde los mosquitos ponen sus huevos, usar larvicidas para matar mosquitos jóvenes, y reparar grietas y cubrir las ventilaciones de los pozos sépticos. También aprenderá cómo se usan los aviones que ayudan a rociar insecticida para los mosquitos.  

Controle los mosquitos que están en el exterior (Controlling Mosquitoes Outside)

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Los mosquitos pueden transmitir virus como el del zika. En este podcast, el Sr. Francisco le enseñará a usted y a su vecina Adriana diferentes maneras para ayudar a reducir la cantidad de mosquitos fuera de su casa. Los consejos incluyen eliminar áreas de agua estancada donde los mosquitos ponen sus huevos, usar larvicidas para matar mosquitos jóvenes, y reparar grietas y cubrir las ventilaciones de los pozos sépticos. También aprenderá cómo se usan los aviones que ayudan a rociar insecticida para los mosquitos.  Created: 7/11/2016 by National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases (NCEZID).   Date Released: 7/11/2016.

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The amount of sleep we need each day depends on our age. Sufficient sleep is critical for maintaining good health. This podcast discusses the importance  of getting enough sleep every day.  

Rest Easy (A Minute of Health with CDC)

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The amount of sleep we need each day depends on our age. Sufficient sleep is critical for maintaining good health. This podcast discusses the importance of getting enough sleep every day.  Created: 4/20/2017 by MMWR.   Date Released: 4/20/2017.

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The amount of sleep we need each day depends on our age. Sufficient sleep is critical for maintaining good health. In this podcast, Dr. Anne Wheaton discusses the importance of getting enough sleep every day.  

Rest Easy (A Cup of Health with CDC)

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The amount of sleep we need each day depends on our age. Sufficient sleep is critical for maintaining good health. In this podcast, Dr. Anne Wheaton discusses the importance of getting enough sleep every day.  Created: 4/20/2017 by MMWR.   Date Released: 4/20/2017.

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