Q: Will vitamin C or zinc “immune boosters” really help my cold?
Meet Chris Battiston! As a Research Data Analyst, Chris manages the REDCap (Research Electronic Data Capture) platforms. Chris ensures all questionnaires are user-friendly & reflective of WCH's patient population. Learn about Chris➡️ https://loom.ly/BWffFUU #WeAreWomens
3-D mammograms could make a difference in diagnosing breast cancer. Mayo Clinic Health System in Albert Lea has a 3-D mammogram which allows doctors to get a more in-depth view of your breast and possibly detect something, sooner.
This month, you can get a haircut and #ChangeKidsHealth at participating @GreatClips locations!
REGISTER: The Early Investigator Advancement Program (EIAP) helps to facilitate the advancement of scientists from diverse backgrounds to become independent investigators. Join us for an EIAP Pre-Application Webinar on October 11 at 3:00 pm ET. https://www.cancer.gov/about-nci/organization/crchd/diversity-training/eiap @ncicrchd
Children ages 6 months and older should receive the #COVID19 vaccine, which helps keep them from getting seriously sick if they get COVID-19.
Learn more: https://bit.ly/3u3wsHF.
Don't miss it! Apply for a Funding Opportunity on Mobile Health: Technology & Outcomes in Low- & Middle-Income Countries. Letter of Intent Due Date: October 15, 2022. @Fogarty_NIH @theNCI #MHealth Learn more: https://go.usa.gov/xhqaY
In a new ACC & @Medscape collaborative piece, Drs. @SethJBaumMD and Jay H. Shubrook discuss the latest on The State of the Art in NAFLD/NASH Identification and Management ➡️ https://bit.ly/3mGssbO #cvPrev
Acute myeloid leukemia treatment: Managing chemotherapy side effects - https://cle.clinic/3Fuc5GD
One of every 2 men and one of every 3 women in the U.S. will develop cancer during their lifetime. Learn how to reduce your risk, find #cancer early, and even prevent some cancers. https://www.cdc.gov/cancer/dcpc/prevention/
On Saturday, October 15, Mount Sinai Beth Israel will be hosting a Community Health & Wellness Fair at Stuyvesant Park West from 9am - 5pm ET. This event is free admission to the public. Learn more below. #Health #Wellness
Updated COVID-19 Data Featured in Latest Release from Household Pulse Survey http://nchstats.com/2022/10/05/updated-covid-19-data-featured-in-latest-release-from-household-pulse-survey/
The key difference between Pancoast tumors and other tumors is their location in the lung.
Dr. David Rice explains why where they’re found affects how these rare tumors are treated: https://fal.cn/3su5L #PancoastTumor #EndCancer
"John Duckett Memorial Lecture: Lifelong Learning-What's in It for Me?”
By: David B. Joseph, MD
#Urology #AUANews #AUANewsExtra
The Translational Science Interagency Fellowship sponsored by FDA & @ncats_nih_gov is accepting applications from individuals interested in bringing safe & effective drugs, regimens, & devices from the bench to the bedside, quickly & efficiently: https://ncats.nih.gov/training-education/training/TSIF
On Sept. 23, @ShaqBell was presented with the 2022 Physician of the Year by @aaipdocs for her longstanding commitment to the individual and collective health of Indigenous and multi-racial children and impact within her community.
We are grateful for you Dr. Bell! 🧡
Don't flush it! Disposing of unneeded medication during #TakeBackDay is the safest & most environmentally friendly way to dispose of Rx drugs. Keep medications out of the oceans by finding a collection site on, October 29. #WellnessWednesday. http://DEAtakeback.com
Next Tuesday, October 11th, join MHA in partnership with Janssen Neuroscience for a live webinar about depression and what it looks like for LGBTQ+ individuals. 🌈
Register here: https://bit.ly/3E2ShMp
Consumer Health: What is a stool DNA test?
A stool DNA test uses a stool sample to look for signs of #ColonCancer. It's one option for colon cancer screening. The stool DNA test also looks for hidden blood in the stool. https://mayocl.in/3SU2e3r
Monkeypox Update: As of Oct 4th, 69,244 confirmed or probable #monkeypox cases have been identified in over 706 locations around the world, including 26,194 in the U.S. Learn more: https://bit.ly/3HmORDD.
WATCH: What causes cancer? Learn how cancer can arise from changes in DNA 🧬. https://www.cancer.gov/about-cancer/understanding/what-is-cancer
Our friends at the Johns Hopkins Children's Center in Baltimore just joined LinkedIn. Be sure to follow them for inspiring stories and research news out of the Maryland area!
Johns Hopkins Children’s Center has joined LinkedIn.
Follow us as we share our comprehensive pediatric care and collaborative, multidisciplinary expertise in many pediatric specialties. https://bit.ly/3SRKHbC
Love these! @jimmykimmel
Now that's a spicy classic! 🍕 The limited-edition Jimmy Kimmel X Crocs Classic Clog is baked fresh and live now on the Crocs app. Join the pizza party!
In honor of the collaboration, a charitable donation will be made to benefit Children's Hospital Los Angeles.
Dr. Michael Zeidman, breast cancer surgeon at Mount Sinai, explains what it means to have stage 1A #BreastCancer: https://mshs.co/3USQHT3
No amount of healthy eating and exercise will achieve total body wellness if your mouth is starving for attention.
Love and look after your mouth as much as you do to any other part of your body.
Get to know more about me at: http://drsandamoldovan.com
Read the 🔑 points from a state-of-the-art paper on major global coronary artery calcium guidelines, such as, despite similarities, the individual global guidelines vary considerably and vary in complexity: #ASCVD
Major Global Coronary Artery Calcium Guidelines: Key Points - American College of Cardiology
Melvyn Rubenfire, MD, FACC
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is updating the definition of ‘healthy’ as a claim on food labeling. Will it amount to a hill of beans?
How Do You Define Healthy Food?
What does the word ‘healthy’ mean to you? Do you consider yourself a healthy eater? The Food and Dru...
Quitting smoking and if you don’t smoke, staying away from tobacco smoke lowers your chance of getting cancer in many places throughout your body—not just your lungs. https://www.cdc.gov/cancer/lung/basic_info/prevention.htm
Member hospitals continue to monitor the state of children's health locally and are well poised to tackle the challenges that come.
According to our #BeyondABC Report, the estimated number of children with developmental disabilities has been increasing across North Texas since 2013. Our expert helps parents understand when to talk to a pediatrician about their child’s development. https://bit.ly/3BFL6Hg
Although head lice are a year-round problem, cases usually peak during back-to-school time and will affect millions of children.
Check out this video to learn about FDA-approved treatments, and visit https://bit.ly/3EiN9DT for additional information.
#SpinaBifida is a major birth defect of a person’s spine. With ongoing, specialty medical care, people with spina bifida can achieve their personal goals. Learn more about living with spina bifida: https://bit.ly/3yr6y11.
What is the difference between Influenza (Flu) and COVID-19? Learn here: https://bit.ly/flu-covid
Flu season usually starts in the fall. The influenza vaccine is recommended during pregnancy as it reduces the risk of hospital stays and can protect the baby from the flu after birth.
Reduce flu risks during pregnancy
Learn how the influenza vaccine reduces hospitalization during pregnancy and can protect the baby from the flu after birth.
The Public Service Loan Forgiveness program now offers credit for payments that didn’t previously qualify, but this waiver ends on 10/31/22. See if you qualify and learn more about applying. https://bit.ly/3SYKUKe
We enjoyed basking in the sun and smiles at our annual Colorado Fetal Care Center reunion and seeing how well everyone is doing. Thanks to everyone who stopped by! #FetalCare #HappyBabies #NICUGrads
Cleveland Clinic research shows weight loss following bariatric surgery cuts the risk of developing cancer and of dying from cancer.
Read more: https://cle.clinic/3zxM7Sg
No one wants to experience a crisis, yet if you must go through a disaster, it is critical to learn from it.
Learning From Our Mistakes
No one wants to experience a crisis, yet if you must go through a disaster, it is critical to learn from it.
.@YNHH's Diversity, Equity, Inclusion & Belonging Council invites you to join us in “National Screening for Depression Day." Join in person on Thursday, Oct. 6 at 4 - 6 pm. Walk-ins welcome. Appointments preferred. Must be 18 and over. To register, visit http://ynh.care/6017MdtHT.
Employees are increasingly seeking out workplaces that offer crucial supports for mental health, flexible benefits, and even financial well-being. In this column for the Globe & Mail, our Dr. Talia Varley shares her insights on the ever-evolving industry. https://tgam.ca/3CzFQ9v
Don’t let that spiny skin intimidate you. Pineapple is sweet enough to rival most candies — and it packs way more health benefits. https://cle.clinic/3otPrrZ
Today, we take a moment to honor Special Agent Michael G. Garbo, who lost his life in the line of duty on October 4, 2021. Find out more about this fallen hero on his DEA #WallofHonor page: https://museum.dea.gov/wall-honor/michael-g-garbo @DEAPHOENIXDiv #NeverToBeForgotten
#NIH invites applications for an advanced training program in artificial intelligence for precision nutrition. https://bit.ly/3Ca564M
Elevate your status in the field of #cardiology & demonstrate your commitment to providing excellent patient care w/ ACC’s 🆕 Certified Cardiovascular Knowledge Examination (CCKE). The exam will be administered Dec. 4 – 5, 2022. Apply before 🕓 runs out: https://bit.ly/3Bor6ud
#WeFindAWay is a photo installation that offers a glimpse inside the @MountSinaiNYC community in various moments of employees caring for patients. Australian photojournalist and writer Ashley Gilbertson was able to capture powerful moments: https://mshs.co/3SVQTPJ
#ICYMI: Volunteer firefighter Peter Killinger was greeted with cheers by fans and #NYP staff during a recent @yankees game, where he was recognized for his service and perseverance after a heart transplant at #NYP/@ColumbiaMed. RT & join us in celebrating his good health!
A global roadmap to #DefeatMeningitis aims to:
✅ eliminate bacterial #meningitis epidemics
✅ reduce cases of vaccine-preventable bacterial meningitis by 50% & deaths by 70%
✅ reduce disability & improve the quality of life after meningitis
We want you to understand what your body is doing so together we can fix what's not working for you - and for it.
The food you eat must feed your liver rather than tax it.
If you don't feed your liver appropriately and frequently to stimulate it to its most efficient functioning, everything else will get disrupted. https://bit.ly/3rhZvEp
#FastMetabolismDiet #shakeyourmetabolism #liver
Women at increased risk for #BreastCancer, including a strong family history: talk to your doctor about when to get a mammogram. Learn more about risk factors: https://www.cdc.gov/cancer/breast/basic_info/risk_factors.htm #BreastCancerAwarenessMonth #BCAM