Primary Prevention and Public Health Strategies to Prevent Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome

Primary Prevention and Public Health Strategies to Prevent Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome

>>Hi, thank you for joining us. I’m Dr. Phoebe Thorpe and it’s my pleasure to welcome you to the CDC Public Health Grand Rounds for August 2016 on Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome. We have a very exciting presentation, so let’s get started. But first, a few housekeeping slides. We do have continuing education credits available. Please…

Obsessive Compulsive Disorder

Obsessive Compulsive Disorder

Today we’ve been talking about repetitive actions and rituals that are part of OCD and how those can disrupt normal life. Now in Melissa’s case it has become so frustrating when she’s around her sister Justine. But I wanna talk about OCD some more so I invited my good friend Doctor Freda Lewis-Hall Chief Medical…

What Makes a Person Attractive?

What Makes a Person Attractive?

Understandably enough, our societies pay vast attention to the idea of ‘sexiness’; far more questionably, they tempt us to believe that it might be easy to understand what this quality consists of. The leading suggestion takes its starting point from the biological sciences: we learn that sex aims at successful reproduction and genetic fitness in…