• In 2018, the Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Sexually Transmitted Disease Prevention, and Tuberculosis programs at the Indiana State Department of Health (ISDH) plan to transition their individual electronic disease surveillance and monitoring systems to the centralized NBS system. (in.gov)
  • DENVER , Sept. 26, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- CCRM (Colorado Center for Reproductive Medicine), one of the leading fertility centers in the U.S., today announced the opening of its new Hereditary Cancer and Disease Prevention Lab, offering prospective parents and families with a history of inherited cancers the opportunity to eliminate these cancers from their family tree and future generations forever via preimplantation genetic testing (PGT). (prnewswire.com)
  • Disease Prevention and Healthy Lifestyles, by Judy Baker Ph.D., provides health-related content which allows students to achieve the following milestones: Chapter 1: Intro. (merlot.org)
  • Featuring two full days of curated content from over 75 innovators in disease prevention and control: pharma, biotechs, government, regulators, research organizations and more. (terrapinn.com)
  • The mission of this program is to intervene in the spread of sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) and reduce the complications of these diseases. (in.gov)
  • Counselors answer questions and provide crisis intervention, referrals, and written educational materials regarding Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs), HIV/AIDS, and Viral Hepatitis. (virginia.gov)
  • With regard to cerebral vascular disease, randomised controlled trials (RCTs) have found that routine use of prolonged anti platelet treatment (aspirin 75 mg) is beneficial unless there is a clear contraindication for the prevention of vascular events in people with a prior (presumed ischaemic) stroke. (who.int)
  • That's why Thapa and her co-authors were particularly interested in the patterns of opioid-related hospitalizations among patients with conditions that were the most likely to be prescribed opioids, including asthma, arthritis, cancer, liver disease and stroke. (eurekalert.org)
  • Rutin has a great potential to be a therapeutic agent in different neurodegenerative diseases. (hindawi.com)
  • Each show is about 10 minutes and covers the severity and likelihood of acquiring Lyme disease and the benefits of tick avoidance and search and removal behaviors. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • Left untreated, Lyme disease can spread to other parts of your body from several months to years after infection, causing arthritis and nervous system problems. (mayoclinic.org)
  • Hepatitis C is a liver disease that results from infection with the Hepatitis C virus. (utah.gov)
  • Pertussis is a highly contagious respiratory disease, and commonly known as whooping cough because of the uncontrollable coughing which follows infection. (bartleby.com)
  • Introduction Tuberculosis (TB) is a bacterial infection disease caused by the organism of Mycobacterium tuberculosis (Mtb). (bartleby.com)
  • Hand, foot, and mouth disease is a highly contagious infection. (healthline.com)
  • No transplacental transmission (congenital infection) of Lyme disease from the mother to the unborn child has ever been described. (rxlist.com)
  • His research concludes that the disease is caused through a two-step process of genetic mutation and exposure to infection that means it may be preventable with treatments to stimulate or 'prime' the immune system in infancy. (pinboard.in)
  • In this study, we will ask people to complete forms on self-efficacy (a person's belief in his or her ability to reach a certain goal), their plans to take preventive steps, and actual prevention behaviors. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • We will enroll a random subsample of participants in a study of behavior, and will ask them additional questions on self-efficacy, intention to perform prevention behaviors and attitude about or social support for practicing prevention behaviors while on the island. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • Establish connections with pharma, biotechs, vaccine and drug developers, epidemiologists, manufacturers and infectious disease specialists from across the globe. (terrapinn.com)
  • Eurosurveillance is an open-access (i.e. free) web-based journal that reports infectious disease issues from a European perspective. (wikipedia.org)
  • About 3,000 public health departments gather and use data on these diseases to protect their local communities. (cdc.gov)
  • Health Promotion/Disease Prevention will, as part of the public health and health care system, improve the health status of AI/ANs by communicating wellness, moving for wellness, sharing what's happening and what's working, and partnering with communities. (ihs.gov)
  • That's a good immediate intervention, but in the long run, we need to identify the underlying issues of the epidemic," said study author Janani Thapa, who studies chronic disease at UGA's College of Public Health. (eurekalert.org)
  • As cited in the open-access courseware title, this OER reads heavy on Substance Abuse and Addiction, Diseases and Disorders, Consumer Health, and Introductory Public Health. (merlot.org)
  • Harvey V. Fineberg, M.D., Ph.D., of the Institute of Medicine, Washington, D.C., examines a number of the reasons that disease prevention in clinical medicine and public health is often resisted. (medindia.net)
  • The main result we will look for is Lyme disease identified by a followup survey and confirmed by reviewing medical records. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • to Personal Health Health, disease, influence of family & community 3 levels of health promotion/disease prevention Beliefs, attitudes, bias, stereotyping, and behavior of individual & community toward health disorders and aging process. (merlot.org)
  • The Area Agency on Aging offers a variety of health promotion/disease prevention activities for elders and family caregivers. (itcaonline.com)
  • Because prolonged NSAID use can have unwanted side effects such as ulcers, intestinal bleeding, and aggravation of liver and kidney diseases. (medicinenet.com)
  • Huntington's disease (HD) is a fatal genetic disorder that causes the progressive breakdown of nerve cells in the brain. (hdsa.org)
  • The first step involves a genetic mutation that occurs before birth in the foetus and predisposes children to leukaemia - but only 1 per cent of children born with this genetic change go on to develop the disease. (pinboard.in)
  • Individuals and couples who seek carrier screening are aware of test results or genetic disease in ancestors or living family members. (wikipedia.org)
  • The goal of the HPDP program is to create healthier AI/AN communities by developing, coordinating, implementing, and disseminating effective health promotion and chronic disease prevention programs through collaboration with key stakeholders and by building on individual, family, and community strengths and assets. (ihs.gov)
  • The HPDP program has initiated a wide range of prevention efforts designed to meet its goal of creating healthier communities. (ihs.gov)
  • In the end, prevention is truly worth the investment to make a difficult sell just a little easier and to put everyone on the road to a healthier future," Dr. Fineberg concludes. (medindia.net)
  • Prevention did pay off, at least until young adulthood, setting the stage for healthier healthspans later. (nationalpost.com)
  • Check out our STD Clinics Map of agencies that partner with the ISDH STD Prevention Program. (in.gov)
  • The Health Promotion/Disease Prevention (HPDP) program envisions that American Indian/Alaska Native (AI/AN) communities be among the healthiest in the world. (ihs.gov)
  • The Program is increasing access to an online clearinghouse that contains best and promising practices/local efforts, resources, training tools, and community assessment tools for health promotion and disease prevention. (ihs.gov)
  • The goal of the program is to evaluate the effectiveness of personal protective measures and landscape modification practices on Lyme disease risk. (eurekalert.org)
  • This is a large study of an educational program on Lyme disease prevention for passengers on ferry boats going to Nantucket Island during the period from Memorial Day until Labor Day. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • The experimental program uses live performances by entertainers to teach people about Lyme disease prevention, and also uses additional printed materials. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • The experimental intervention is a performance-based educational program on Lyme disease prevention, and uses supplemental materials. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • The Plant Pest and Disease Management and Disaster Prevention Program has strengthened APHIS' ability to protect U.S. agriculture and natural resources from foreign plant pest threats by funding projects that expand or enhance pest survey, identification, inspection, mitigation, risk analysis, and public education and outreach. (usda.gov)
  • AAA offers Chronic Disease Self Management Program, EnhanceFitness and A Matter of Balance. (itcaonline.com)
  • ITCA-AAA offers the Chronic Disease Self-Management Program (CDSMP), an evidence-based program, at four tribal community sites. (itcaonline.com)