Maternity Practices in Infant Nutrition and Care Bench Mark Reports

Maternity Practices in Infant Nutrition and Care Bench Mark Reports

How well does your hospital provide the maternity care that mothers want and babies need? According to Dr. Tom Frieden, Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, hospital practices are a critical factor for successful breastfeeding and infant nutrition. It’s important for all infants to get a healthy start in life. For nearly […]

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Avoiding Nutritional Excesses

Avoiding Nutritional Excesses

Good evening. It is 11.45 pm on a Saturday night here in New York City, and we are going to make an experiment. We are going to walk for 15 minutes, and we are going to try to count how many eating opportunities we encounter. We’ll start from Times Square then wander a little bit […]

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The Dish | My Story

The Dish | My Story

[ERIC DISHMAN] Hi, I’m Eric Dishman. I’m the director of the All of Us Research Program here at the National Institutes of Health. And I just want to talk a little bit about my own background of what drove me to run the All of Us Research Program. And it’s really this. I was diagnosed […]

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Maternal, Infant and Early Childhood Nutrition — The Thousand Day Window of Opportunity

Maternal, Infant and Early Childhood Nutrition — The Thousand Day Window of Opportunity

>>Good afternoon. Good evening. Or good morning. Depending on from when and where you’re joining us. I’m Dr. Phoebe Thorpe, and it is my pleasure to welcome you to CDC public health grand rounds. Maternal, infant and early childhood nutrition, the 1,000 day window of opportunity. We have an exciting session. So let’s get started. […]

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The Dish | Welcome to the Director’s Corner

The Dish | Welcome to the Director’s Corner

Welcome to the Director’s Corner. I’m Eric Dishman, I’m the Director of the All Of Us Research Program at the National Institutes of Health, part of the whole Precision Medicine Initiative. This new space that we’re creating online is really a place for me to give you really candid updates. One of the core values […]

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Diabetes and Nutrition in the Latino Community

Diabetes and Nutrition in the Latino Community

>>Female: I apologize for the confusion. At this time the call has begun. You will be in listen only into the question and answer session. The call is being recorded today. If you have any objections you may disconnect. At this time, you may begin. [ Silence ]>>Female: At this time, ma’am, you may begin.>>Betsy […]

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BTD – Maternal, Infant and Early Childhood Nutrition — The Thousand Day Window of Opportunity

BTD – Maternal, Infant and Early Childhood Nutrition — The Thousand Day Window of Opportunity

[Thorpe] Welcome to Beyond the Data. I’m Dr. Phoebe Thorpe, and here with me today is Lucy Sullivan the executive director for One Thousand Days. Hi Lucy, thank you so much for joining us. [Sullivan] Hi Phoebe. It’s great to be here. Thank you for having me. [Thorpe] Our session today was about maternal infant […]

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National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES)

National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES)

MUSIC [Tony] Welcome to the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, otherwise known as NHANES. Our mobile exam centers go across the United States, in order to capture a picture of our nation’s heath. The NHANES mobile exam centers are trailers that are custom built to be interconnected with one another. Once connected they create […]

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Sodium Reduction: Time for Choice

Sodium Reduction: Time for Choice

>>>GOOD AFTERNOON, EVERYBODY, IT’S 1:00, WELCOME TO THE CDC PUBLIC HEALTH GRAND ROUNDS. TODAY WE ARE TALKING ABOUT SALT OR AS OUR SPEAKERS ARE GOING TO EDUCATE US, SODIUM IN PARTICULAR. NOW AS YOU WILL SEE AND HEAR, IT SEEMS WE ARE DRENCHED IN SALT NO MATTER HOW YOU TAKE IT. BUT I WANT YOU […]

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Ciguatera Poisoning & Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Ciguatera Poisoning & Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

“Ciguatera Poisoning & Chronic Fatigue Syndrome ” Ciguatera is one of the most common forms of food poisoning, which occurs after the consumption of fish contaminated with neurotoxins, produced by certain algae that build up the food chain. Just a few bites can be sufficient to induce the condition. Disturbingly, affected fish looks, smells, and […]

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