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Dr. Robert R. Redfield 12h
Schools provide mental health and nutrition services & report child abuse. It is in the public health interest of K-12 students to get schools back open for face-to-face learning. See ’s resources for schools & parents:
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Eric D. Hargan 13h
Wearing a cloth face covering correctly can help prevent the spread of to others. When you go out on essential trips, follow these “do’s”. If you have a child, remember those under age 2 should not wear a face covering. Learn more from : .
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HHS.gov 16h
Parents, it’s ! 👓 Use these tips to keep their eyes healthy and safe, and get their annual check-up scheduled:
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CDC Environment 14h
Returning home after a flood? Check for and learn how to safely clean up after a disaster.
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CDC 8h
This week’s national forecast predicts the number of new deaths per week may decrease over the next month. Between 4.5k & 10.6k new deaths are expected the week ending Aug 29. A total of 175k to 190k COVID-19 deaths are predicted by Aug 29. More: .
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U.S. Surgeon General 17h
Update from Over past 7 days vs the previous 7 days - national case avg is lower - national deaths are plateauing 👉🏽82% of states and territories are in a downward case trajectory. We aren’t out of the woods & MUST stay vigilant, but YOUR efforts are working! 🇺🇸
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HHS.gov 14h
It’s understandable that many people may feel depression, distress, or anxiety during the pandemic. Dr. Joshua Gordon, Director of , offers five steps you can follow to maintain your mental health and well-being. Find more tips at .
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CDC 9h
(AFM) is a medical emergency. AFM can progress rapidly, and patients can become paralyzed or require a ventilator for breathing. Learn more about AFM in the new : .
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CDC 10h
When you travel, take steps to slow the spread of . Learn more at .
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CDC 12h
spread rapidly at a meat processing facility in South Dakota, infecting 929 workers in just 5 weeks. Employers can slow the spread by promoting physical distance between employees when possible and encouraging mask use & hand hygiene. : .
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CDC 12h
A new report shows many workers who tested positive for COVID-19 at a Nebraska meat processing facility reported working close to one another. Physical distancing and wearing masks can slow the spread of in workplaces: .
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CDC 13h
You have the power to protect yourself and your family against serious diseases like measles, whooping cough, cancers caused by , shingles, and flu. Talk with your doctor and your children’s doctor about routine vaccinations. .
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CDC Injury Center Aug 5
Youth violence has lasting harmful effects on the physical, mental, and social health of young people. Learn more about CDC's proven strategies to prevent youth violence.
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HHS.gov Aug 5
Floods and power outages from can quickly contaminate food. Discard any perishable food — like meat, poultry, fish, eggs, and milk — that has been in a refrigerator or freezer at or above 40° F for two hours or more. When in doubt, throw it out.
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NIOSH Aug 5
Wildland : FAQs to help prevent infection and spread of among your crew.
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CDC Cancer Aug 5
Growing older is something worth celebrating! How a positive outlook on aging can be good for your health:
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CDC Emergency Aug 5
Carpooling or using other shared transportation like a shuttle or bus to get to work? Learn how to protect yourself & riders from while on the move:
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U.S. Surgeon General Aug 5
Are you planning a beach outing? Your risk of is highest if you are less than 6⃣ft from people at a crowded beach or if you freely share your food, toys, or equipment. Practice social distancing & other habits to stay healthy. More via :
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CDC Environment Aug 5
Everyone reacts differently to stressful situations. You may feel anxiousness, anger, sadness, or overwhelmed. If you or a loved one is feeling overwhelmed, get support 24/7 by calling 1-800-985-5990 or text TalkWithUs to 66746.
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CDC TB Aug 5
During the pandemic, we must continue to maintain essential public health services, like prevention & control. report examines the impact of COVID-19 on state and local TB program activities:
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