jueves, 31 de agosto de 2017

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Health Matters for Women[TM] E-Newsletter Update

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Health Matters for Women[TM] E-Newsletter Update

Health Matters for Women newsletter from the CDC - US Department of Health and Human Services - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

New from CDC

Increase Cervical Cancer Screening among Latinas with AMIGAS
AMIGAS is a bilingual educational outreach intervention designed to help promotoras (community health workers) and other lay health educators increase cervical cancer screening among Hispanics who have rarely or never had a Pap test. Updated materials are now available for download.
Update: Interim Guidance for Health Care Providers Caring for Pregnant Women with Possible Zika Virus Exposure — United States (Including U.S. Territories), July 2017
CDC has updated the interim guidance for U.S. health care providers caring for pregnant women with possible Zika virus exposure in response to 1) declining prevalence of Zika virus disease in the World Health Organization’s Region of the Americas and 2) emerging evidence indicating prolonged detection of Zika virus immunoglobulin M antibodies.
Surveillance of high-grade cervical cancer precursors (CIN III/AIS) in four population-based cancer registries, United States, 2009–2012
This report analyzes population-based rates of high-grade cervical cancer precursor lesions using data from four central cancer registries (diagnosis years 2009-2012 from Louisiana, Kentucky, Michigan, and diagnosis years 2011-2012 from Los Angeles) by age, race, and histology.
Pregnant? Get vaccinated.
Learn about the vaccines you need before and during your pregnancy to help protect yourself and your newest family member from serious diseases.  
Seven Things You May Not Know about Women's Health
You may be surprised to learn about some health issues that affect millions of women or girls each year. Learn about some of them and what you can do.
Racial and Ethnic Disparities among State Medicaid Programs for Breast Cancer Screening
This report uses 2006–2008 data from Medicaid claims and enrollment files to assess racial or ethnic and geographic disparities in the use of breast cancer screening among Medicaid-insured women at the state level.
New Skin Cancer Prevention Progress Report Available
The 2017 Skin Cancer Prevention Progress Report highlights new data, developments, and success stories since the release of the Surgeon General’s Call to Action to Prevent Skin Cancer.
New Public Use Cancer Database Available
CDC has released a public use research National Program of Cancer Registries and Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results Incidence – United States Cancer Statistics database that provides cancer data from all 50 U.S. states, Washington D.C., and Puerto Rico.



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