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Public Listening Session to Inform National Youth Sports Strategy

March 11, 2019

April 4, 2019 from 9:15 AM to 5:05 PM ET  HHS will host a public listening session in Washington, DC on Thursday, April 4, 2019. This meeting will help inform the development of a National Strategy on Youth Sports. HHS will provide updates on project status and hear from academic experts and organizations working in …

Public Listening Session to Inform National Youth Sports Strategy

March 11, 2019

April 4, 2019 from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM ET | Register HHS will host a public listening session in Washington, DC on Thursday, April 4, 2019. This meeting will help inform the development of a National Strategy on Youth Sports. Participants can attend in-person or by webcast; advanced registration is required: https://events.kauffmaninc.com/events/sportslisteningsession/register How can …

Pathways to Safer Opioid Use: Helping Pharmacists Save Lives

March 11, 2019

Prescription-related opioid deaths continue to be a critical public health issue in the United States. To help the healthcare community address this, the Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion (ODPHP) developed the Pathways to Safer Opioid Use training. The online, interactive training is designed to teach healthcare professionals and students strategies for safer use of …

Pathways to Safer Opioid Use: Helping Pharmacists Save Lives

March 11, 2019

Prescription-related opioid deaths continue to be a critical public health issue in the United States. To help the healthcare community address this, the Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion (ODPHP) developed the Pathways to Safer Opioid Use training. The online, interactive training is designed to teach healthcare professionals and students strategies for safer use of …

New Analysis Breaks Down Opioid Prescribing Patterns in Colorado

March 8, 2019

A new report from the Center for Improving Value in Health Care (CIVHC), based on data in the Colorado All Payer Claims Database (CO APCD), helps isolate opportunities to reduce opioid use disorders in the state. While some common opioids are being filled less, the number of days supply being prescribed is often outside recommended …

Always Connected With Thousands Of ‘Friends’ — Yet Feeling All Alone

March 8, 2019

AUSTIN, Texas — Connor Wilton moved here for the music scene. The 24-year-old singer-guitarist “knew zero people in Austin” and felt pretty lonely at first. While this capital city is one of the nation’s buzziest places and ranks at the top of many “best” lists, Wilton wasn’t feeling it. He lived near the University of …

Meeting Webcast: The Secretary’s Advisory Committee for Healthy People 2030

March 6, 2019

March 27 from 2 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. ET | Register now Register for the next meeting of the Secretary’s Advisory Committee on National Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Objectives for 2030 (Committee). The Committee will: Continue its deliberations regarding the Nation’s health promotion and disease prevention objectives Develop recommendations regarding activities to implement Healthy …

Meeting Webcast: The Secretary’s Advisory Committee for Healthy People 2030

March 6, 2019

March 27 from 2 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. ET | Register now Register for the next meeting of the Secretary’s Advisory Committee on National Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Objectives for 2030 (Committee). The Committee will: Continue its deliberations regarding the Nation’s health promotion and disease prevention objectives Develop recommendations regarding activities to implement Healthy …

Patients Experiment With Prescription Drugs To Fight Aging

March 6, 2019

The Promise Of Youth, The Reality Of Aging One in an occasional series on how a rush for a ‘longevity’ pill has triggered hype, hope and investment More Stories Dr. Alan Green’s patients travel from around the country to his tiny practice in Queens, N.Y., lured by the prospect of longer lives. Over the past …

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