46% of the U.S. population has high #bloodpressure. Discover how different health care orgs are paving the way to make #hypertension control a top priority and improve the health of our nation. http://spr.ly/6018JMPww
Learn how to identify and select NIOSH-approved N95 respirators vs. counterfeit N95s. http://spr.ly/6010JMPZo @CDC_Firstline
Doctors see advanced cancer cases in the wake of pandemic-delayed screenings and treatment https://cnn.it/3p8pZsm
#BreastCancer symptoms vary & some women don't have symptoms. Find out what they are:https://is.gd/R89TJk
We send our deepest condolences on the loss of former Secretary of State, distinguished diplomat and veteran, Colin Powell. 🇺🇲 Today, along with the nation, we honor his legacy and mourn his passing. 1/7
#Telehealth must be sustained beyond the #COVID19 pandemic. Learn what actions physicians can take to ensure digital health is an option for patients. http://spr.ly/6017JMtXV
Our 3-part series with @CDC_Firstline will allow frontline physicians to discuss case-based scenarios involving infection control. Register by Oct 21! http://spr.ly/6018JOJC4
News: Interferon does not improve outcomes for hospitalized adults with COVID-19 http://dlvr.it/S9qyNv
The Maldives has experienced one of the most dramatic declines in child, early, and forced marriage globally and is on track to eliminate it by 2030.
The new @UNICEF global report highlights this data and more to provide a hopeful path for the future.
Today on the AUA Inside Tract Podcast: A Chat with 2021 Young Urologists of the Year Award Winner – Dr. Shenelle N. Wilson
Listen here: https://bit.ly/3jfUWXJ
Suicide is the 2nd leading cause of death among 15-24 year olds, yet only half of docs surveyed feel prepared to talk about suicide prevention. Our #BHICollab webinar offers tips on how physicians can implement routine screenings for young patients.
How primary care doctors can help prevent youth suicides
Deaths from suicide, like those caused by car crashes or smoking, can be prevented. Learn more about the tools d...
As of October 18, 2021, 219 million people have received at least one dose of a #COVID19 vaccine. Of those, 189.3 million are fully vaccinated. Getting vaccinated is safe, easy, and free. Make your vaccination appointment today. More: http://bit.ly/CDT_vaccine.
RSVP for the next ☕ chat on Nov. 13! Drs. @ditchhaporia, Randall Hyer, VP, Medical Affairs, Moderna & Vincent Covello, Director of the Center for Risk Communication will discuss communicating change during times of uncertainty. https://bit.ly/3BMKPRp
Richard B. Lipton, MD, FAHS, and Gisela Terwindt, MD, PhD, MSc, go head-to-head in the Plenary VII: Debate – Chicken or the Egg: Sleep and Migraine, at this year’s Scottsdale #Headache Symposium! Register at http://bit.ly/3BTtshP.
Black Men in White Coats, an 80-minute documentary, aims to increase the number of Black men in the field of medicine. Watch the film & then join us on Thursday 10/21 for a discussion about increasing diversity in medicine. Register here: http://spr.ly/6019JOM5S #TreatmentWeek
Wed, Oct 20 at 7pm CT, join our IMG section for a special Facebook Live with @AMOpportunities. Tune in as they examine virtual & in-person rotations, review 2021 #Match data, and discuss the profound impact #IMGs have on US health care. Join the group: http://spr.ly/6019JOJj5
.@HeadStartgov Director Bernadine Futrell and @usedgov Deputy Asst. Secretary Aaliyah Samuel share how their backgrounds as educators help them shape the policies needed to support students through the #COVID19 pandemic. https://www.whitehouse.gov/ppo/briefing-room/2021/10/18/back-to-school-in-a-fall-like-no-other-appointees-serving-students-families-and-communities/
#COVID19 has a much harder time spreading in a highly vaccinated population. When more people are vaccinated, we’ll all be better protected against the virus. Get vaccinated against COVID-19 now. Find a vaccine near you by visiting .
Vaccines.gov - Find COVID-19 vaccine locations near you
Vaccines.gov helps you find clinics, pharmacies, and other locations that offer COVID-19 vaccines in the United States.
Can systematic, intensive #AFib screening prevent #stroke in high-risk individuals? Check out the expert analysis from Dr. Joshua Parker & @RanLeeMD to learn more: #ESCCongress
Can Intensive AF Screening Prevent Stroke? LOOP Study Results - American College of Cardiology
Why submit your LBS and OGCT research at #ISC22?
🔬 Be a trailblazer in stroke and brain health science
📍 Present virtually or in-person in New Orleans.
🌎 Reach a global audience for your science
💬 Discussions via live chat
Due 11/3: http://spr.ly/6019JOyMl
In honor of #IMGWeek, @AMOpportunities's Daniel Rivers discusses the benefits of a United States Clinical Experience (USCE), and how to land one. Don't forget to join our Facebook Live with AMOpportunities in our IMG Facebook group this Wed at 7pm CT.
Daniel Rivers talks U.S. clinical experience for IMGs | Moving Medicine for Monday, Oct. 18, 2021
In honor of the AMA‘s International Medical Graduate, or IMG, Recognition Week, AMA CXO Todd Unger talks with ...
In an expert analysis, @christi36702158, @omsmanu, & @cardskrish provide 7 take home points for #cvGeri based on data from recent clinical trials. Learn more here: https://bit.ly/3BWb0Fg #ESCCongress
People with any underlying medical conditions on CDC’s list, which now includes certain mental health conditions and tuberculosis, can be more likely to get very sick from #COVID19. Learn more: https://bit.ly/39S5Qgl.
Happy #IMGWeek! Join us in celebrating and recognizing the achievements of international medical graduates with the help of our social media toolkit: http://spr.ly/6018JOzke
Latest #CCRAdvance collaboration - Myeloid derived suppressive cell expansion promotes melanoma growth and severity of autoimmunity by inhibiting CD40/IL-27 regulation in macrophages https://cancerres.aacrjournals.org/content/early/2021/10/11/0008-5472.CAN-21-1148
Congratulations to @BaptistHealth in Louisville – the first facility nationwide to achieve Heart Failure Accreditation with Outpatient Services from #ACCAccreditation! This partnership with an outpatient clinic makes you a champion in #HeartFailure care! https://bit.ly/3lQEOfT
Some of the unwanted side effects of cancer treatments cause more harm to children than they do to adults. This is because children's bodies are still growing and developing. Children are not just small adults. https://buff.ly/2vEO5OY
American Indian and Alaska Native people are at higher risk of severe illness from #COVID19. Learn how CDC, the Hopi Tribe, and other partners are helping slow the spread of COVID-19: https://bit.ly/3uHcmQk. #HealthEquity
Submit Your Scientific Abstract for the 2022 AUA Annual Meeting!
The AUA is now accepting abstracts for the 117th AUA Annual Meeting to be held in New Orleans, Louisiana! Submission deadline is Monday, November 2. https://bit.ly/37eXbnX #AUA22
Getting vaccinated against seasonal #Flu and #COVID19 protects essential food workers, their families, co-workers, and their communities.
Healthy workers help ensure the availability of a safe and nutritious food supply. https://go.usa.gov/xM6x8
"The massive societal shifts underway have changed company cultures and employee perceptions around mental health."
It’s a New Era for Mental Health at Work: https://bit.ly/3AN2Xth via @HarvardBiz
Join the ADA and Drs. Sharon Parsons and David Kimberly on Thursday, Oct. 21 at Noon CST for a free one-hour webinar that will cover the important topic of Opioids, Dentistry and Addiction: The Dentist’s Role in Treating Pain. Register today: https://bit.ly/3oIW4H7
Did you know that there’s a 36% reduction in the risk for major adverse cardiovascular events in patients with #HeartDisease from getting the annual flu shot? Check out the latest Number Check in #CardiologyMag to learn more heart health statistics: https://bit.ly/2XrT3zE
Dr. Michelle Albert is a trailblazer, and we are honored to have her leadership.
#MadamePresident! Cardiologist Dr Michelle Albert is the 1st person to hold the Presidency of THREE major 🫀 organizations!!
3) Assoc of University Cardiologists
Here she is dropping knowledge at the #ACC pipeline program for Black IM residents
#FDAapproves emergency treatment option to counteract opioid overdoses: https://go.usa.gov/xMe3w
On November 17th, 3pm EST, tune in to a FREE CE webinar, “Enhancing Antibiotic Stewardship Programs in Critical Access Hospitals”. Experts will highlight strategies to enhance antibiotic stewardship programs in critical access hospitals. Register: https://bit.ly/3Fo1JYR @HRSAgov
HCPs: Be sure to get your #flu vaccine! A new report from CDC estimates that during the 2020-2021 flu season, only 76% of health care personnel got a flu vaccine. Learn more: https://bit.ly/3lS2wcY
During #PoliceWeekend2021, DEA officially adds Task Force Officer Jorge R. DelRio to our #WallofHonor in honor of his service and sacrifice. Find out more about this fallen hero https://museum.dea.gov/wall-of-honor/jorge-r-delrio
Did you know after receiving a Tdap vaccine during pregnancy, your body creates protective antibodies and passes some of them to your baby before birth? Learn more: https://bit.ly/3mnJw42.
Have you registered for our upcoming webinar? Join Karmanos cancer experts for this educational webinar covering breast cancer facts, risks, mammograms and more. https://bit.ly/30xEyeF #YourBestChance
Health Affairs Editor-in-Chief @alanrweil will moderate a panel today at 2:30 ET at the @theNAMedicine annual meeting. He and panelists Emily K. Brunson, @adiezroux, @MaibachEd, & @ushahmd will discuss lessons from compounding health crises. #NAMmtg https://bit.ly/3aOrgwh
Pharmacists: Help protect your patients who have blood clots and clotting disorders. Register for @StoptheClot’s free online course to learn about assessing, treating, and managing blood clots. Continuing education credits are available: https://bit.ly/2ssnvGB.
To advance cancer knowledge we must include diverse populations and geographical settings. Join @NCIGopal and @sudhasdc for a panel discussion at London Global Cancer Week 2021 #LGCW21 November 18, 2021 | 11:30 AM – 1:30 PM, EST. Register: https://go.usa.gov/xMa6H @unapiquitos
MHA's Senior Vice President of Behavioral Health Innovation, Nathaniel Counts, will be joining @IVI_health's Annual Methods Summit to speak about why the patient perspective is important when thinking about the value of depression treatments.
IVI's Annual Methods Summit convenes health policy leaders, health care executives, patient leaders, and researchers to address critical challenges in patient-centered value assessment. Registration for the October 27 session is open: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_H9FXhyOpRG27KTS2DoXGPw
HCPs: If your littlest patients have fallen behind on routine vaccinations, remind their parents that it’s time to play catch-up. https://bit.ly/2XEJugo #VaccinesWork
#FDAapproves the first interchangeable biosimilar product to treat certain inflammatory diseases: https://go.usa.gov/xMMFx
Check out the Collaborative Maintenance Pathway (CMP) webinar tonight to ask questions about this new MOC assessment option and see if it is a good fit for you!
RSVP here and join us at 5:30 p.m. ET. ➡️ https://bit.ly/3aF1hXW
#ACCEd #CardioTwitter @ABIMcert
In her new blog post, Katie Keith discusses the recent announcements from @CMSGov regarding new changes to http://HealthCare.gov ahead of the 2022 open enrollment period, among other ACA-related developments. #ACA. https://bit.ly/3aRbxg1
#TakebackDay is Saturday! Make sure to take all expired, unused , and unwanted medications to a collection site near you! Find a site at http://ow.ly/Dl7t50GeNgH.
❓ Is it true that most #COVID19Vaccines side effects are not serious?
💉 #FDAVaccineFacts: Vaccines can have side effects, but the vast majority are mild and short term. Serious health effects from vaccines are very rare. https://bit.ly/3EL12sl