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April 2014

Large group of childrenMinority Health
April is Minority Health Month, Take Action!
(Published: April 7, 2014)

January 2014

Baby sleepingBirth Defects
Birth Defects are Critical
(Published: January 27, 2014)

Birth Defects
Birth Defects are Common
(Published: January 13, 2014)

Two womenCervical Cancer
Screening Tests & HPV Vaccine Help Prevent It
(Published: January 13, 2014)

ScientistFolic Acid
Folic Acid Can Help Prevent Some Birth Defects
(Published: January 6, 2014)

December 2013

Student in library holding book2014 Internships
Jump Start Your Future – Apply Today!
(Published: December 16, 2013)

Hands in a circleCHDIR 2013
CDC Health Disparities & Inequalities Report
(Published: December 9, 2013)

Hands in a circleDisability
International Day of Persons with Disabilities
(Published: December 2, 2013)

Elderly native womanProtect Indian Nation
American Indians, Alaska Natives, and the Flu
(Published: December 2, 2013)

Elderly native womanMuseum Exhibit
Health Is a Human Right: Race and Place in America
(Published: December 2, 2013)

November 2013

Infant sleepingPregnancy
Diabetes and Pregnancy
(Published: November 18, 2013)

Native American regaliaMinority Health
American Indian/Alaska Heritage Month!
(Published: November 4, 2013)

October 2013

Chicken on grillSIDS
October is SIDS Awareness Month
(Published: October 28, 2013)

September 2013

BlocksInfant Mortality
September is Infant Mortality Awareness Month
(Published: September 9, 2013)

Family silhouetteMinority Health
25 Years a Champion for Health Equity!
(Published: September 9, 2013)

August 2013

Mother and daughterPregnant?
How much do you know about alcohol use during pregnancy? Take our quiz to find out.
(Published: August 19, 2013)

July 2013

Woman breastfeedingBreastfeeding
Breastfeeding and Early Care and Education
(Published: July 29, 2013)

Senior coupleAging and Health
Baby Boomers Can Take Steps to Live Long and Healthy Lives.
(Published: July 9, 2013)

Infant sleepingImmunization
What Are the Reasons to Vaccinate My Baby?
(Published: July 8, 2013)

July 2013

Photo: Aging and Health in America, 2013Aging and Health
Baby Boomers Can Take Steps to Live Long and Healthy Lives.
(Published: July 9, 2013)

Photo: A preparedness guide and web portal to help states, communities, and partners plan for and protect vulnerable older adults in all hazardous emergencies. Be Prepared
Older Adult Safety During Emergencies.
(Published: July 8, 2013)

May 2013

Photo: TeensPreteen Vaccines
Plan Ahead for Back-to-School Vaccines
(Published: May 27, 2013)

Photo: Large familyMinority Health
CDC Celebrates Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage!
(Published: May 6, 2013)

April 2013

Photo: Man using computer in libraryCDC Stacks
CDC Stacks Shares Public Health Publications
(Published: April 22, 2013)

Photo: Daughter kissing mother's pregnany bellyPregnant?
Alcohol and Pregnancy: Why Take the Risk?
(Published: April 22, 2013)

Extended familyHealth for All
Closing the Gaps in Health Among Minorities
(Published: April 15, 2013)

Photo: Teens holding handsTeen Pregnancy
Breaking the Cycle of Teen Pregnancy
(Published: April 2, 2013)

March 2013

Photo: Three burning candlesACA: Healthier US
Affordable Care Act Making a Difference
(Published: March 21, 2013)

January 2013

Photo: Small boy with head against pregnant mother's stomachTake a Quiz
How much do you know about birth defects?
(Published: January 22, 2013)

Photo: Baby sleepingBirth Defects
Read about one family's experience with spina bifida.
(Published: January 14, 2013)

Photo: Baby sleepingPrenatal Infection
Protect Unborn Babies, Newborns from Infections
(Published: January 14, 2013)

December 2012

Photo: Jerry with doctorDisabilities
Health Care for People with Disabilities
(Published: December 3, 2012)

October 2012

Photo: Father and son in carTeen Drivers
New CDC Report on Teen Drinking and Driving
(Published: October 2, 2012)

Photo: Group of breast cancer survivorsDisabilities
Breast Cancer and Women with Disabilities
(Published: October 1, 2012)

September 2012

Photo: Senior couple in golf cartActive Aging!
Older Adults Involved During Active Aging Week
(Published: September 24, 2012)

August 2012

Photo: Pregnant womanAlcohol During Pregnancy
Drinking alcohol during pregnancy can cause FASDs.
(Published: August 31, 2012)

Group of kids smilingKids and Rabies
Teach Kids About Animals and Rabies
(Published: August 27, 2011)

Infant SleepingNewborn Screening
Newborn Screening Can Help Prevent Problems
(Published: August 27, 2011)

June 2012

Photo: Youths2011 Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS) Results
Data from the 2011 Youth Risk Behavior Surveys.
(Published: June 11, 2012)

May 2012

Photo: A man and woman on at a computerNew CDC en Español
New Look for CDC en Español
(Published: May 23, 2012)

Photo: A babyBirth Defects
Folic Acid Prevents Birth Defects.
(Published: May 7, 2012)

Photo: Two womenFacebook Chat
Facebook Chat: Celebrating Mother's Day.
(Published: May 7, 2012)

March 2012

Photo: Prescription bottlesPrevent Poisoning
Prevent Unintentional Poisonings .
(Published: March 19, 2012)

February 2012

Photo: Valentine's DinnerHearing Loss
Living With Hearing Loss: One Woman's Story.
(Published: February 17, 2012)

Photo: Children runningChild Development
Investing in Our Children.
(Published: February 13, 2012)

Photo: A man and woman Osteoarthritis and You
Managing Arthritis - Moving is Medicine
(Published: February 9, 2012)

Photo: A man and womanHealthy Pregnancy
Prevent Infections in Pregnancy.
(Published: February 6, 2012)

January 2012

Photo: Healthcare professionalPregnancy
Talk with Your Doctor About Medication Use During Pregnancy.
(Published: January 17, 2012)

Photo: Three womenBefore Pregnancy
Consume Folic Acid to Help Prevent Birth Defects
(Published: January 9, 2012)

November 2011

Photo: A manCaregivers
Policies are Needed to Support Caregivers
(Published: November 21, 2011)

August 2011

Photo: A newborn babyKids and Rabies
Learn How to Prevent Rabies.
(Published: Aug 29, 2011)

Photo: A manHepatitis B
Chronic Hepatitis B and Asian & Pacific Islanders.
(Published: Aug 15, 2011)

July 2011

Photo: ChildrenFragile X
Find Out More About Fragile X Syndrome.
(Published: July 18, 2011)

Photo: A boy.Iron Storage
Learn about Symptoms and Treatment.
(Published: July 5, 2011)

June 2011

Photo: A woman drinking waterNo Sugar Drinks
Drink Fewer Sugar-sweetened Beverages.
(Published: June 20, 2011)

Photo: A man.Men's Health
Steps for Men to Live a Safe and Healthy Life.
(Published: June 15, 2011)

Photo: A womanTobacco Controls
Tighter Tobacco Controls Impact Public Health.
(Published: June 14, 2011)

Photo: A girlDisparities
Health Risks Among Sexual Minority Youth.
(Published: June 13, 2011)

Photo: A babySickle Cell
World Sickle Cell Awareness Day.
(Published: June 13, 2011)

Photo: A man USPHS Syphilis Study
The President's Apology: 10 Years Later
(Published: June 13, 2011)

Photo: A boyTourette Syndrome
Learn What it is and the Resources Available.
(Published: June 6, 2011)

May 2011

Photo: A mother and child One Test. Two Lives.
CDC Recommends HIV Screening for Prenatal Care 
(Published: May 26, 2011)

Photo: Eagle Eagle Books Exhibit
Watercolors at Museum Illustrate Healthy Living
(Published: May 24, 2011)

Photo: A babyBaby Hearing
Screen Your Newborn during the First Month.
(Published: May 23, 2011)

Photo: TrafficCrash Costs
Save Lives and Money.
(Published: May 11, 2011)

Photo: A manOlder Americans
May is Older Americans Month.
(Published: May 9, 2011)

Photo: A person with an inhalerControl Asthma
You Can Prevent Asthma Attacks.
(Published: May 3, 2011)

April 2011

Graphic: Data & StatisticsOlder Drivers
Risk of Being Injured or Killed in a Motor Vehicle Crash Increases as People Age.
(Published: April 19, 2011)

Photo: A womanAlcohol Awareness
April is Alcohol Awareness Month.
(Published: April 6, 2011)

March 2011

Photo: A manOlder Drivers
Stay Safe On the Road.
(Published: March 24, 2011)

Photo: A womanOlder Adults
Clinical Preventive Services for Older Adults.
(Published: March 14, 2011)

February 2011

Graphic: A city side street Health Disparities
Impacting Change at State and Local Levels
(Published: February 17, 2011)

January 2011

Photo: A babyBirth Defects
10 Things You Need to Know About Birth Defects.
(Published: January 24, 2011)

Photo: A girlStudent Health
Improving the Health of Youth Through Schools.
(Published: January 24, 2011)

November 2010

Photo: A Native American woman.Road Safety
Native American Road Safety.
(Published: November 22, 2010)

Photo: Healthcare professional with a child.Adoption Health
November is National Adoption Awareness Month.
(Published: November 1, 2010)

September 2010

Photo: Two boys.Healthy Kids
Learn Tips to Raise Safe and Healthy Kids
(Published: September 27, 2010)

August 2010

Photo: A manVaccine Safety
What You Should Know About Vaccine Safety.
(Published: August 4, 2010)

July 2010

Photo: A young manADA Anniversary
20th Anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act.
(Published: July 26, 2010)

Photo: Mother and daughter Healthy Kids
Keep Your Kids Safe and Healthy in the Fall
(Published: July 22, 2010)

Photo: A boy and girl Child Well-Being
Key Indicators of Children's Well-Being
(Published: July 12, 2010)

June 2010

Photo: A older womanRefugee Health: Challenges of Resettlement
CDC Improves the Health of Refugees through Global Action.
(Published: June 23, 2010)

Photo: A senior couple. Alzheimer's Disease
It's Not a Normal Part of Growing Older
(Published: June 14, 2010)

May 2010

Photo: A girl with a sunflowerAsthma
Asthma Management in Schools
(Published: May 17, 2010)

April 2010

Photo: A babyDetect Autism Early
First Step: Learn the Signs.
(Published: April 19, 2010)


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