• Reducing Teen Pregnancy in the United States
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    Reducing Teen Pregnancy in the United States

    >>>GOOD AFTERNOON. IT’S 1:00. LET’S BEGIN WITH THE GRAND ROUNDS. SO TODAY WE’RE TALKING ABOUT THE REDUCING TEEN PREGNANCY RATES IN THE UNITED STATES. I DO WANT TO BRING YOUR ATTENTION TO A COUPLE OF UPCOMING TOPICS BEFORE WE MOVE TO THE TOPIC OF THE DAY. AND THOSE ARE IMMUNIZATIONS, HYPERTENSION AND CANCER SCREENING. ALL COMING TO YOU IN THE NEXT FEW MONTHS. AS ALWAYS, FOR THOSE OF YOU WHO MIGHT, FOR WHATEVER REASON, BE NEW TO THE GRAND ROUNDS, AND I CERTAINLY HOPE NOBODY IS NEW, HERE ARE THE RESOURCES WHERE YOU CAN GET THE CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS, WHERE YOU CAN VIEW THE GRAND ROUNDS IN THE ARCHIVED MODE,…

  • If You’re Pregnant and Have Sex, Use Condoms: Zika Prevention for Puerto Rico (HCP)
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    If You’re Pregnant and Have Sex, Use Condoms: Zika Prevention for Puerto Rico (HCP)

    [Announcer] Here are effective steps you can take to protect yourself, your family, and your community from the spread of Zika virus. COVER and REPEL REMOVE COLLECTED WATER KEEP MOSQUITOES OUT OF YOUR HOME, and if you’re Pregnant and have Sex, USE CONDOMS ALL of these actions are necessary. Taken together, and repeated as recommended, these steps will help protect yourself, your family, and your community from getting Zika. The following video will discuss the importance of Using Condoms if you’re Pregnant and Have Sex. Zika virus stays in the body for a while, and can be sexually transmitted by a man to his sex partner through semen. If you’re…

  • Pregnant? Help Protect Your Baby from Whooping Cough
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    Pregnant? Help Protect Your Baby from Whooping Cough

    THANK YOU. OH THAT FEELS SO GOOD. Laura Stephens will soon be a first time parent so she watches her friend and mother of 4 to see how it’s done. (BABY TALK) COOPER, PLEASE DON’T GRAB THE CUP FROM HIM ANYMORE THOUGH. THAT SOUNDS LIKE GIBBERISH TO ME. Laura also relies on her friend for advice. I’M SUPPOSED TO BE GETTING THE VACCINE FOR THE WHOOPING COUGH. YEAH, YEAH, THE WHOOPING COUGH VACCINE, I JUST GOT MINE ON, MY APPOINTMENT WAS LAST WEDNESDAY. SO HAVE YOU DONE IT WITH ALL OF YOUR KIDS? Health experts recommend pregnant women get a whooping cough vaccine, also called Tdap, during each pregnancy to…

  • Doesn’t everyone deserve a chance at a good life? | Jim Yong Kim
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    Doesn’t everyone deserve a chance at a good life? | Jim Yong Kim

    I just want to share with you what I have been experiencing over the last five years in having the great privilege of traveling to many of the poorest countries in the world. This scene is one I see all the time everywhere, and these young children are looking at a smartphone, and the smartphone is having a huge impact in even the poorest countries. I said to my team, you know, what I see is a rise in aspirations all over the world. In fact, it seems to me that there’s a convergence of aspirations. And I asked a team of economists to actually look into this. Is this…

  • The Immunization Baby Book
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    The Immunization Baby Book

    For parents, there’s no greater joy than watching your child grow up happy and healthy. And so long before Parker ever walked on his own, we were taking steps to help make sure he’d be healthy for life. We knew there’d be boo-boos, bumps, and bad dreams. We also knew a little love could go a long way. And that we would need a lot of help along the way. Some of that help came from Parker’s doctor. As first-time parents, we worked together with Parker’s doctor to do everything possible to keep him healthy. We had so many questions about his development and care. And, protecting Parker from serious…