Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)'s Blog
On Jul 07CDC Director Blog – Thoughts from CDC Director Tom Frieden, MD, MPH Posts
Reposted from The Huffington Post on June 22, 2016 As director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, my job is to protect our nation’s health. As a husband and father,...Full Post
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On May 20More than 1 in 3 adults with a mental health condition smokes cigarettes. Many people think smoking eases depression and anxiety symptoms, but it can actually make them worse.
Rebecca, one of the participants from CDC’s Tips From Former Smokers campaign,...Full Post
On May 20Smokers are more likely than nonsmokers to experience depression, anxiety, and other mental health conditions. About 3 out of every 10 cigarettes smoked by adults in the United States are smoked by persons with mental health conditions. No one knows for sure...Full Post
On May 16Are you or someone you know ready to quit? There are many FREE resources to help, including mobile apps, text messaging services, phone quitlines with free coaching, and sites offering free quit materials.
Call for Free Help
For quitting help and to learn...Full Post
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On Oct 18, 2013CDC’s Conversations in Equity
A blog devoted to increasing awareness of health inequities and promoting national, state, and local efforts to reduce health disparities and achieve health equity.
Written by Leandris C. Liburd, PhD, MPH, MA
Men’s Health Month and Father’s Day...Full Post
On Oct 18, 2013CDC Injury Center: Director's View Blog
The purpose of this blog is to foster public discussion about injury and violence prevention and response and gain perspectives of those we serve.
Guest Blogger: Tracey Foster-Butler
Her last name is Flowers…but I didn...Full Post
On Sep 04, 2013