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United States

Description:

This series contains "broadcast ready" CDC Public Service Announcements (PSAs) that radio stations and others can download and use.

Language:

English


Episodes

Opioid Prescribing PSA (:60)

7/6/2017
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This 60 second public service announcement is based on the July 2017 CDC Vital Signs report. Higher opioid prescribing puts patients at risk for addiction and overdose. Learn what can be done about this serious problem.

Duration: 00:00:59


Legionnaires’ Disease PSA (:60)

6/6/2017
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This 60 second public service announcement is based on the June 2017 CDC Vital Signs report. Legionnaires’ disease is a serious, often deadly lung infection. People most commonly get it by breathing in water droplets containing Legionella germs. Learn how to prevent infections from Legionella.

Duration: 00:00:59


African American Health PSA (:60)

5/2/2017
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This 60 second public service announcement is based on the May 2017 CDC Vital Signs report. The life expectancy of African Americans has improved, but it’s still an average of four years less than whites. Learn what can be done so all Americans can have the opportunity to pursue a healthy lifestyle.

Duration: 00:00:59


Too Loud for Too Long! PSA (:60)

2/8/2017
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This 60 second public service announcement is based on the February 2017 CDC Vital Signs report. Being around too much loud noise—like a leaf blower or rock concert—can cause permanent hearing loss. Learn how to prevent hearing loss.

Duration: 00:00:59


Native Americans With Diabetes PSA (:60)

1/11/2017
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This 60 second public service announcement is based on the January 2017 CDC Vital Signs report. Diabetes is the leading cause of kidney failure and Native Americans have a greater chance of having diabetes than any other racial group in the U.S. Learn how to manage your diabetes to delay or prevent kidney failure.

Duration: 00:00:59


HIV and Injection Drug Use PSA (:60)

11/30/2016
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This 60 second public service announcement is based on the December 2016 CDC Vital Signs report. Sharing needles, syringes, and other injection equipment puts you at risk for getting HIV and other infections, including hepatitis. Learn how to reduce your HIV risk.

Duration: 00:00:59


Cancer and Tobacco Use PSA (:60)

11/11/2016
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This 60 second public service announcement is based on the November 2016 CDC Vital Signs report. There is a long list of cancers linked to tobacco use, the leading preventable cause of cancer and cancer deaths. Learn more here.

Duration: 00:00:59


Danny Wuerffel on Guillain-Barré Syndrome and Zika PSA (:15)

10/21/2016
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In this 15 second public service announcement, Danny Wuerffel, Heisman Trophy winner and former quarterback for the University of Florida, speaks out about Guillain-Barré Syndrome and Zika.

Duration: 00:00:14


Danny Wuerffel on Guillain-Barré Syndrome and Zika PSA (:30)

10/21/2016
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In this 30 second public service announcement, Danny Wuerffel, Heisman Trophy winner and former quarterback for the University of Florida, speaks out about Guillain-Barré Syndrome and Zika.

Duration: 00:00:30


Dental Sealants Prevent Cavities PSA (:60)

10/18/2016
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This 60 second public service announcement is based on the October 2016 CDC Vital Signs report. Dental sealants, applied soon after a child's permanent molars come in, can protect against cavities for up to nine years. Applying sealants in schools for low-income children could save millions in dental treatment costs.

Duration: 00:00:59


Blood Pressure Medicines Don’t Work If People Don’t Take Them PSA (:60)

9/13/2016
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This 60 second public service announcement is based on the September 2016 CDC Vital Signs report. Blood pressure medicines don’t work if people don’t take them. Learn how health care systems can work with patients to make taking medicines easier.

Duration: 00:01:00


An Ounce of Protection is Worth a Pound of Cure PSA (:60)

5/18/2016
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A man and a woman are talking about being outside, and the woman reminds him to protect his skin to keep from getting burned again.

Duration: 00:00:59


Zika and Pregnancy: What You Should Know PSA (:60)

4/1/2016
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This 60 second Public Service Announcement is based on the April 2016 CDC Vital Signs report. A pregnant woman who is infected with Zika virus can pass it to her fetus which is linked to microcephaly, a serious birth defect. This podcast discusses how to protect yourself from Zika virus.

Duration: 00:00:59


Hospital Actions Affect Breastfeeding PSA (:60)

10/6/2015
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This 60 second public service announcement is based on the September 2015 CDC Vital Signs report. Your heart age is the age of your heart and blood vessels as a result of your risk factors for heart attack and stroke. If you smoke or have high blood pressure, your heart age will be much higher than your actual age. Learn what you can do to lower your heart age and keep it low.

Duration: 00:00:59


Cote de Pablo: Tuve Suerte ASP (:30)

9/8/2015
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La actriz Cote de Pablo habla sobre el susto que pasó con el cáncer de cuello uterino y comparte consejos para otras mujeres.

Duration: 00:00:29


Cote de Pablo: I Was Lucky PSA (:60)

9/8/2015
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Actress Cote de Pablo talks about her own cervical cancer scare and shares advice for other women.

Duration: 00:00:59


Cote de Pablo: Tuve Suerte ASP (:60)

9/8/2015
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La actriz Cote de Pablo habla sobre el susto que pasó con el cáncer de cuello uterino y comparte consejos para otras mujeres.

Duration: 00:00:59


Heart Age PSA (:60)

9/1/2015
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This 60 second public service announcement is based on the September 2015 CDC Vital Signs report. Your heart age is the age of your heart and blood vessels as a result of your risk factors for heart attack and stroke. If you smoke or have high blood pressure, your heart age will be much higher than your actual age. Learn what you can do to lower your heart age and keep it low.

Duration: 00:00:59


Communication Can Save Lives PSA (:60)

8/5/2015
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This 60 second public service announcement (PSA) is based on the August 2015 CDC Vital Signs report. Antibiotic-resistant germs cause at least 23,000 deaths each year. Learn how public health authorities and health care facilities can work together to save lives.

Duration: 00:00:59


Heroin Epidemic PSA (:60)

7/7/2015
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This 60 second public service announcement is based on the July 2015 CDC Vital Signs report. Heroin use and heroin-related overdose deaths are increasing. Most people are using it with other drugs, especially prescription opioid painkillers. Learn what can be done to prevent and treat the problem.

Duration: 00:00:59

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