This article describes the role of the BRCA1 and BRCA2 genes and their relationship to breast and ovarian cancer risk, as well as the importance of consulting with a doctor about family health history.
This archived webinar presents a briefing on the release of a consensus report on the state of the science on the: 1) biological and psychosocial consequences of peer victimization, and 2) risk and protective factors that either increase or decrease peer victimization behavior and consequences.
CDC and the National Committee for Quality Assurance analyzed data from the 2013 Healthcare Effectiveness Data and Information Set to determine whether the recommended HPV vaccination series is being administered to adolescents with health insurance.
Dr. Catherine Satterwhite, an epidemiologist in CDC's Division of Sexually Transmitted Disease Prevention, discusses the high number of new sexually transmitted infections (STIs) in the United States among young people, aged 15-24 years
CDC researchers analyzed data from the National HIV Surveillance System to determine the numbers and rates of diagnosis of HIV infection among Hispanics or Latinos 13-years-old or older between 2008 and 2013.