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After a New York state #sepsis initiative overall mortality declined but improvements in care lagged for minority patients #disparities @BrownMedicine @HealthyBrown https://t.co/PVxC6UZhNL

#DYK about 10 people die from unintentional drowning every day. Learn practical skills, like how to swim & CPR, to #PrepYourHealth for summer. Formal swimming lessons reduces the risk of drowning among children aged 1 to 4. Learn more: https://t.co/GkMZvhfTo0 #MondayMotivation

What is the CVS-Aetna merger, why is it a big deal, and what does it mean for patients and physicians? Find out in a special Facebook Live broadcast this Friday featuring Kai Sternstein, JD, Vice President of the AMA State Advocacy Resource Center. https://t.co/sSesuao571

#DEA exhibits education and prevention-related resources https://t.co/qIyDWU8ZKX to over 2,000 attendees at the #CADCAMidYear Training Institute in #Dallas. Great job @DEADallasDiv!

#Dialysis facilities in low-income areas & with high proportions of patients who are black or dual eligible performed worse & were penalized more under ESRD Quality Incentive Program @kejoynt @WUSTLmed https://t.co/NohQUzKZ1f

Excited to announce that @MentalHealthAm's official podcast, In The Open is officially live! In The Open aims to answer some of your toughest questions and concerns about your #mentalhealth. Check out the podcast here: [https://t.co/0BiUIklJvh]

From July 29 – 31, @theNCI will host a scientific planning symposium to bring together stakeholders and leaders from the pediatric cancer community who have, know, and use data to define ways to make sharing data on pediatric cancers seamless and accessible. #data4ChildhoodCancer

Over 350 unaccompanied alien children have arrived safely at @ACFHHS's shelter in Carrizo Springs, TX. They receive health care, mental health services, education and recreation. So far, 150 have been unified with a parent or other sponsor. https://t.co/JyJdacGBz4

Feeling sluggish at work? Try following tips from #CanadasFoodGuide like eating a variety of vegetables and fruits. Not only will you feel energized but making healthy food choices also helps reduce your cancer risk. Here's a list of ideas to help keep you fueled at work!

Dr. Ying Zhang is featured in a new @IRPatNIH blog post. The blog post is titled “Scientific Detour Advances Understanding of Fatty Liver Disease" and may be found at https://t.co/sywz2i8qKB

Today, Acting @FDACommissioner Ned Sharpless, M.D., issued a statement on the agency’s actions to tackle epidemic of youth vaping and court ruling on application submission deadlines for certain tobacco products, including e-cigarettes: https://t.co/Ud4KSaszX9

For patients with cancer that has spread to their bones, a single dose of radiation therapy may treat bone pain as effectively as a series of lower doses of radiation delivered over multiple days https://t.co/slsx1sagOO

The document aims to provide a standardized set of data elements and definitions specific to coronary revascularization. Comments are due by July 24. Access the document and public comment response form here: https://t.co/m6dzb0zxrS

Stay sun safe. Wear a broad spectrum sunscreen that protects against UVA and UVB rays, and choose an SPF of 15 or higher. You need at least one ounce of sunscreen lotion (the size of a golf ball) to cover your body. https://t.co/lMT99nJ647

On today's #podcast, listen to our conversation with @jonathonbcohen, an Assistant Professor at @EmoryMedicine, as he shares the potential side effects of CAR T-cell therapy: https://t.co/1cfdgJBOK7

Since you're shopping online at work right now anyway... give back while you do so! Use #AmazonSmile to donate to the #ColorectalCancerAlliance. Designate us as your charity of choice, and start your shopping experience now! https://t.co/bPzBLzUqMw

#Dialysis facilities in low-income areas & with high proportions of patients who are black or dual eligible performed worse & were penalized more under ESRD Quality Incentive Program @kejoynt @WUSTLmed https://t.co/NohQUA2ApP

Cleaning up from #Barry? Never mix bleach with ammonia or other cleaners. Learn to use bleach safely: https://t.co/XSsNFhce7t #MondayMotivation #MondayThoughts

Some women with endometrial cancer may be able to receive less intensive treatment—chemotherapy and no radiation—without increasing the risk of the disease recurring within 5 years: https://t.co/hBdIDfoESq

Clinicians: Prompt recognition of symptoms, specimen collection, and reporting are critical to respond and better understand #AFM, including its risk factors, outcomes, treatments, and prevention. Learn more in latest #VitalSigns report. https://t.co/Zbhw240X4U

At the #ACCIntlConf in Colombia, Drs. @md_viviana, Maria Juliana Rodriguez and Adriana Torres will answer 5 #HeartFailure questions that you always wanted to know but were afraid to ask. Register to be a part of this discussion! https://t.co/xQmKJFsThF

After a New York state #sepsis initiative overall mortality declined but improvements in care lagged for minority patients #disparities @BrownMedicine @HealthyBrown https://t.co/PVxC6VgSFj

Non-Hispanic white males have a higher risk of #melanoma compared to other demographic groups. Learn more in the latest U.S. Cancer Statistics Data Brief: https://t.co/FoaAIQ20vA

FDA is taking action to promote innovation and help ensure safety for medical device sterilization. This FDA Voices piece explains how—and includes an announcement about two new innovation challenges. https://t.co/81t28Um46g

Let’s work together to make sure those living with #migraine get the help they need. This #WorldBrainDay, July 22, share #thepainfultruth–tell us how YOUR life would change if migraine had a cure: https://t.co/2p2UejaMwd

Handwashing is one of the most effective ways to prevent the spread of germs. Find out how to wash your hands the right way to protect yourself and your family from getting sick: https://t.co/Lx2gLbj38F #MondayMotivation #MondayThoughts

Radon: #WeTrackThat! Explore data from CDC’s Tracking Network & learn how to stay safe. https://t.co/OfCpDJf1Er @CDC_EPHTracking

.@DEAHQ exhibiting at #NACoAnn in Las Vegas; sharing info about #DEA prevention-related sources https://t.co/qIyDWU8ZKX and how to get involved in #DEARedRibbon https://t.co/gHf6qIRgNB.

Although some cancer pain lasts a relatively short time and will resolve on its own, cancer or its treatments can also lead to long-lasting, chronic pain. Opioid medications are an important component of managing some types of unrelieved cancer pain https://t.co/DGbufhdfhR

Don't get burned this summer. The sun’s ultraviolet (UV) rays can damage your skin in as little as 15 minutes. Using sun protection can prevent sunburn and help protect you against future skin cancer. Check out tips from @CDC_Cancer. https://t.co/fZVj8eeSd6 #HealthySummer

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