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Inclusion of Veterans in Clinical “Trials” Podcast

Inclusion of Veterans in Clinical “Trials” Podcast

This is Jovonni Spinner, Senior Public Health Advisor with the FDA Office of Minority Health. It is my pleasure to welcome you all to our very first podcast. The Office of Minority Health is dedicated to promoting and protecting the health of diverse populations through research and communication that addresses health disparities. We are very […]

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Brain Laser Treatments for Depression?

Brain Laser Treatments for Depression?

– Depression affects more than 16 million adults in the U.S. But could a breakthrough treatment offer relief without medication? A new procedure uses a laser to penetrate the skin and skull and reach areas of the brain. It’s a treatment some believe may help alleviate symptoms of depression. Dr. Theodore Henderson, the founder of […]

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Hand Hygiene Education for Healthcare Workers

Hand Hygiene Education for Healthcare Workers

it's hard to believe that something as simple as hand hygiene can have such an impact on our health and that of our patients and yet hand hygiene is considered the foundation of any healthcare infection control program the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention states that hand hygiene in healthcare settings can prevent […]

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