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14 Aug 2018

A Cup of Health with CDC

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A weekly podcast series from the Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report, MMWR.

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    Hypertensive Kids (A Cup of Health with CDC)

    We usually think of hypertension, or high blood pressure, as a problem for adults, but it can begin in childhood. When it does, it can result in serious health problems later in life. In this podcast, Dr. Sandra Jackson discusses the dangers of hypertension in adolescents.

  • Posted on 12 Jul 2018

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    Be Cool (A Cup of Health with CDC)

    Exposure to high temperatures during the warmer months can result in heat-related illnesses. In this podcast, Dr. Brenda Jacklitsch discusses the dangers of becoming overheated while working and what employers can do to keep workers safe.

  • Posted on 05 Jul 2018

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    Keep Your Head in the Game (A Cup of Health with CDC)

    High school sports provide both exercise and memories, but there are risks involved. In 2017, approximately one in six high school students reported a sports- or physical activity-related concussion. In this podcast, Dr. Lara DePadilla discusses the importance of preventing, recognizing, and managing concussions.

  • Posted on 21 Jun 2018

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    Youth and Tobacco (A Cup of Health with CDC)

    Preventing tobacco use early in life decreases the chances a person will suffer from tobacco-related disease as an adult. In this podcast, Dr. Teresa Wang discusses how important it is for parents, teachers, and others who influence young people, to emphasize the dangers of tobacco and discourage use of any form.

  • Posted on 07 Jun 2018

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    Avoiding Swimming Sickness (A Cup of Health with CDC)

    Pools, water parks, and other recreational water venues are popular places to relax and stay cool, but they can be sources of serious illness. In this podcast, Ashley Andujar discusses ways to stay safe while going swimming this summer.

  • Posted on 24 May 2018

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