Diabetes Information You Can Trust

(upbeat music) – Hi, I’m Joan Lunden. Now more than ever, people are seeking information about diabetes. It is the most searched chronic illness on the internet. But how can you be sure what’s posted is accurate and scientifically valid? The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention can be a really valuable resource, providing information…

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Female Birth Control Options | Family Planning

[MUSIC] My name is Jenny Robinson. I’m an OB/GYN at John Hopkins Bayview and I work in the Women’s Center for Family Planning, which is a sub-specialty clinic that provides complex contraception care and also provides care for women facing either abnormal or unplanned pregnancies. Women who have high blood pressure, who have poorly controlled…

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Vision for the Future: Better Vision with Anti-VEGF

Once VEGF was identified as the Factor X molecule responsible for proliferative diabetic retinopathy, researchers focusing on other causes of blindness began investigating. Over the span of a few years, VEGF was proven to play a role in many diseases that lead to vision loss, including retinopathy of prematurity, central retinal vein occlusion, and age-related…

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