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Preventing Chronic Disease

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This series contains podcasts related to CDC's online journal Preventing Chronic Disease.

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This series contains podcasts related to CDC's online journal Preventing Chronic Disease.

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Preventing Chronic Disease

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This series contains podcasts related to CDC's online journal Preventing Chronic Disease.

Rank #1: Public Libraries as Partners in Health

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Listen as Eliza Whiteman, PhD, discusses her research, which documents and reinforces the evidence that public libraries can be an integral partner in public health.

May 24 2018

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Rank #2: Consequences of Inadequate Physical Activity

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Listen as CDC Epidemiologist Susan Carlson, PhD, talks about her research, which estimates the percentage of US deaths attributed to inadequate levels of physical activity.

Mar 27 2018

5mins

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Rank #3: What Drives Health Professionals to Tweet About the HPV Vaccine?

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This podcast features Philip Massey, PhD, MPH, an assistant professor at Drexel University and one of the authors of a recent study that looks at what motivates health professionals to tweet about the HPV vaccine. Philip answers questions about his research and what impact social media can have on public health and health care communication.

Feb 21 2018

6mins

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Rank #4: Are U.S. Schools Filling the Gap With Programs that Promote Weight Stigma?

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In this edition of PCD Sound Bites, author Erica Kenney, ScD, answers questions about her study, which looked at how frequently U.S. schools used evidence-based obesity prevention programs and how often schools implement programs that may unintentionally worsen weight stigma among students.

Dec 22 2017

9mins

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Rank #5: Helping Nevada School Children Become Sun Smart

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This podcast features Christine Thompson, Community Programs Manager at the Nevada Cancer Coalition, and author of a recent study detailing a school-based program to help Nevada school children establish healthy sun safety habits and decrease UV exposure. Christine answers questions about her research and what impact her what impact the program had on children's skin health.

Nov 29 2017

7mins

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