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Medical Publications Collection: Department of Health and Human Services and Center for Disease Control and Prevention The World Public Library Medical Document Collection is an archive to assist all people, and especially those at greater risk of health disparities, will achieve their optimal lifespan with the best possible quality of health in every stage of life. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is one of the 13 major operating components of the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), which is the principal agency in the United States government for protecting the health and safety of all Americans and for providing essential human services, especially for those people who are least able to help themselves.

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World Health Organization : Year 2005, World Health Organization, ...

By: World Health Organization

Medical Reference Publication

1. Introducing the module Explain that this module will describe how to develop a District TB Plan similar to the one shown for Faba District in module B. Participants should have module B: Faba District available to refer to. Participants may use a different format for planning in their own districts, but a good plan should always include some basic elements, such as: targets, activities needed to achieve the targets, and information on who will carry out the activities...

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The Future of the Public's Health in the 21St Century

By: Kaye W. Bender

The Committee on Assuring the Health of the Public in the 21st Century was convened with the charge to create a framework for assuring population health in the United States that would be more inclusive than that of the 1988 report and that could be effectively communicated to and acted upon by diverse communities. In the new report, the Committee uses the term “public health system” in a manner that builds on the 1988 usage, but reflects present realities. The Future of...

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Occupation Safety and Health Guideline for Acetaldehyde

By: Department of Health and Human Services

This guideline summarize pertinent information about ac