Tobacco: The Quitter Diaries Series - Episode 6

Tobacco: The Quitter Diaries Series – Episode 6

Continue following The Quitter Diaries and the real life journey of six people around the world as they try to quit tobacco for good. This sixth episode focuses on the benefits of quitting tobacco and how you regain parts of…

How Animal Disease Surveillance Protects Human Health: COVID-19 and Beyond #shorts

How Animal Disease Surveillance Protects Human Health: COVID-19 and Beyond #shorts

Based on the available information to date, the risk of animals spreading COVID-19 to people is considered to be low. However #SARSCoV2 has been detected in pets, zoo animals, and wildlife. This video takes a look at animal surveillance efforts…

A Global Home for Health

A Global Home for Health

The World Health Organization (WHO) was established in 1948 and was initially housed at the Palais des Nations until the mid-1960s. WHO outgrew its accommodation and it became clear that WHO needed its own home. After an international competition, a…

Building The Global Health Pillars

Building The Global Health Pillars

The World Health Organization (WHO) leads and champions global efforts to achieve better health for all. By connecting countries, people and partners, we strive to give everyone, everywhere an equal chance at a safe and healthy life through Universal Health…

Long COVID: The US Federal Response #shorts

Long COVID: The US Federal Response #shorts

On August 3, 2022, the @U.S. Department of Health and Human Services released 2 major reports in response to a presidential memo calling for a whole-of-government response to the #SARSCoV2 sequelae known as “Long COVID.” JAMA Editor in Chief Kirsten…

Spillover Benefits of Medicaid Expansion for Older Adults #shorts

Spillover Benefits of Medicaid Expansion for Older Adults #shorts

In this interview with JAMA Health Forum Editor John Ayanian, MD, MPP, and Deputy Editor Melinda Buntin, PhD, Melissa McInerney, PhD, of Tufts University in Boston, describes how older adults with low incomes and limitations related to chronic conditions who…

Behavioral Counseling Interventions to Promote Healthy Behaviors for CVD Prevention #shorts

Behavioral Counseling Interventions to Promote Healthy Behaviors for CVD Prevention #shorts

Clinicians should individualize the decision to offer or refer adults without CVD risk factors to behavioral counseling interventions to promote a healthy diet and physical activity (C recommendation). Visit http://ja.ma/USPSTFjuly22 for the full conversation. #Podcast #USPSTF #shorts

The MASALA Study #shorts

The MASALA Study #shorts

Studies dating back to the late 1950s have shown that people with South Asian ancestry have higher cardiovascular disease risk compared with some other racial and ethnic groups, and the heightened risks have been observed in the US over the…

Combatting stigma around monkeypox

Combatting stigma around monkeypox

The only way to combat the stigma around #monkeypox is to speak out. Listen to Alex Garner Director of Community Engagement at MPact Global and learn more: https://bit.ly/3OZzFyr

ShareCafes - Hidden Gems Webinar

ShareCafes – Hidden Gems Webinar