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Beyond the Data -- National ALS Registry
Description: Dr. John Iskander and Dr. Paul Mehta discuss the knowns and unknowns of ALS. Discover who’s at risk for developing ALS and the possible causes and outcomes of this fatal disease. Learn how the National ALS Registry helps to fund critically needed research and how it works to help researchers connect ALS patients to clinical trials. Persons with ALS can join the National Registry and take the ALS Risk Factor Surveys. Visit the ALS website to learn more. Comments on this video are allowed in accordance with our comment policy: http://www.cdc.gov/SocialMedia/Tools/CommentPolicy.html This video can also be viewed at https://www.cdc.gov/video/phgr/btd/2017/277038_BtdNationalALSRegistry_lowrez.wmv
  21 Apr 2017   9m11s 6 283 0
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National Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) Registry -- Impact, Challenges, and Future Directions
Description: Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), sometimes called Lou Gehrig’s disease, is a rapidly progressive, fatal neurological disease caused by degeneration of motor neurons in the brain and spinal cord. Researchers don’t know what causes ALS and there is no cure. Approximately 80 percent of persons with ALS die within 2-5 years of diagnosis. Comments on this video are allowed in accordance with our comment policy: http://www.cdc.gov/SocialMedia/Tools/CommentPolicy.html This video can also be viewed at https://www.cdc.gov/video/phgr/2017/GR_04-18-2017.mp4
  21 Apr 2017   1h7m8s 2 211 0
Beyond the Data -- Living with ALS
Description: Dr. John Iskander and Becky Kidd discuss her life with ALS. Listen to her perspective of the National Registry, which she calls “essential.” Hear her frank, hopeful and heart wrenching reflections on what it’s like to have been living with ALS for the past five years. Comments on this video are allowed in accordance with our comment policy: http://www.cdc.gov/SocialMedia/Tools/CommentPolicy.html This video can also be viewed at https://www.cdc.gov/video/phgr/btd/2017/277039_BtdLivingWithALS_lowrez.wmv
  21 Apr 2017   9m11s 2 194 0
Vaccines – A Public Health Achievement
Description: Between 2001 and 2010, the United States saw big declines in the number of cases of vaccine-preventable diseases. Because of this, vaccines are one of the top public health achievements of the decade. Learn how vaccines can help protect your child; visit https://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/parents/index.html Comments on this video are allowed in accordance with our comment policy: http://www.cdc.gov/SocialMedia/Tools/CommentPolicy.html This video can also be viewed at https://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/videos/low-res/P3_Animated-LowRes.mp4
  21 Apr 2017   46s 5 241 0
Living with ALS
Description: Becky Kidd describes her life with ALS. Comments on this video are allowed in accordance with our comment policy: http://www.cdc.gov/SocialMedia/Tools/CommentPolicy.html This video can also be viewed at https://www.cdc.gov/video/phgr/2017/als-promo/2/277039_ALS_Promo2.wmv
  17 Apr 2017   20s 0 157 0
My Life with ALS
Description: Becky Kidd describes her life with ALS. Comments on this video are allowed in accordance with our comment policy: http://www.cdc.gov/SocialMedia/Tools/CommentPolicy.html This video can also be viewed at https://www.cdc.gov/video/phgr/2017/als-promo/1/277039_ALS_Promo1.wmv
  18 Apr 2017   23s 2 242 0
Ayude a los pacientes a tomar los medicamentos para la presión arterial tal como se les indicó
Description: La presión arterial alta (hipertensión) es una de las principales causas de enfermedad cardiaca, accidente cerebrovascular, enfermedad renal y muerte en los Estados Unidos. Una de las principales causas del control ineficaz de la presión arterial es que los pacientes no cumplen con el tratamiento recetado o no toman la cantidad de medicamento correcta en el momento adecuado. ¡Pero los profesionales de la salud pueden ayudar! Vea este video animado para aprender cómo. Si desea descargar protocolos de tratamiento, guías para tomar medidas y otros recursos gratuitos para ayudar a los pacientes a tomar sus medicamentos a tiempo y en la cantidad correcta, visite MillionHearts.hhs.gov. ¡Siga Million Hearts en las redes sociales! Facebook: /millionhearts Twitter: @MillionHeartsUS Comments on this video are allowed in accordance with our comment policy: http://www.cdc.gov/SocialMedia/Tools/CommentPolicy.html This video can also be viewed at https://www.cdc.gov/dhdsp/videos/MH-MedAdherence-Professional-Spanish-LowRes.mp4
  17 Apr 2017   1m43s 2 85 0
PreteenVaxScene Webinar #9: HPV Vaccination Partner Toolkit
Description: CDC’s Jill Roark, lead for the Adolescent Immunization Communications Team, reviews the resources and features of the HPV Vaccination Partner Toolkit. These resources are aimed at establishing partner networks, sharing information to increase community awareness, and assisting in motivating parents and clinicians to promote HPV vaccination. Jill explains the navigation and structure of the site as she presents. Find the newly launched toolkit here: www.cdc.gov/hpv/partners/index.html Comments on this video are allowed in accordance with our comment policy: http://www.cdc.gov/SocialMedia/Tools/CommentPolicy.html This video can also be viewed at https://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/videos/low-res/PreteenVaxSceneWebinar9_LowRes.mp4
  21 Apr 2017   57m18s 1 108 0
NHANES Longitudinal Study (with audio descriptions)
Description: If you are watching this video, you may have been chosen to take part in a follow-up study – the NHANES Longitudinal Study. This study will cover topics such as heart disease, diabetes, and other health conditions, and will help us understand how our health changes over time. Comments on this video are allowed in accordance with our comment policy: http://www.cdc.gov/SocialMedia/Tools/CommentPolicy.html This video can also be viewed at https://www.cdc.gov/nchs/video/nhanes-longitudinal-study/nhanes-2017-longitudinal-study-audio-described-low-res.mp4
  12 Apr 2017   2m56s 0 77 0
NHANES Longitudinal Study
Description: If you are watching this video, you may have been chosen to take part in a follow-up study – the NHANES Longitudinal Study. This study will cover topics such as heart disease, diabetes, and other health conditions, and will help us understand how our health changes over time. Comments on this video are allowed in accordance with our comment policy: http://www.cdc.gov/SocialMedia/Tools/CommentPolicy.html This video can also be viewed at https://www.cdc.gov/nchs/video/nhanes-longitudinal-study/nhanes-2017-longitudinal-study-low-res.mp4
  12 Apr 2017   2m24s 0 62 0
Zika Virus 101
Description: The Zika virus is another wild card dealt to us by nature. It was first discovered in 1947, but only recently grew into one of the newest global health threats, primarily for pregnant women and their unborn children. Comments on this video are allowed in accordance with our comment policy: http://www.cdc.gov/SocialMedia/Tools/CommentPolicy.html This video can also be viewed at https://www.cdc.gov/video/cdctv/zika101/269222_Zika101-low-res-CC.wmv
  07 Apr 2017   4m29s 9 834 0
Prevent Flu! Get a Flu Vaccine and Take Preventive Actions
Description: Informational, 1-minute-50-second video that raises awareness about important influenza (flu) prevention actions, including receiving a flu vaccine every year. Preventive actions, including covering your nose and mouth when you sneeze or cough and limiting your contact with others if you become sick, can also help prevent the spread of flu. For complete audio descriptions, please visit: https://wwwdev.cdc.gov/flu/video/prevent-flu_assets/protect-from-flu_audio-description.mp4 Comments on this video are allowed in accordance with our comment policy: http://www.cdc.gov/SocialMedia/Tools/CommentPolicy.html This video can also be viewed at https://wwwdev.cdc.gov/flu/video/prevent-flu_assets/protect-from-flu_low-res.mp4
  05 Apr 2017   1m51s 8 331 0