https://www.bettycjung.net/Whatsnew.htm

What's New Page
aka Que Pasa Page



Bookmark Betty C. Jung's Web site!
Bookmark this site!

Healthy People 2020

Search Betty C. Jung's Web site

Custom Search

Search the Entire Internet

Custom Search


July - September 2021


Newsworthy Stuff



March 13, 2009
Blog Excellent Content Award is presented to those blogs whose content provides useful, instructive information, shows superior design and has achieved levels of excellence deserving of recognition. San Diego real estate blog


  • August 31, 2021 - Princess Diana Spencer (7/1/1961 - 8/31/1997) (24th anniversary of her death)

    Diana Spencer

    Death of Diana, Princess of Wales

  • August 31, 2021 - International Overdose Awareness Day

    Overdose Awareness Day

    Overdose Awareness Day
    Graphic source: http://interfaith-works.org/wp-content/uploads/InternationalOverdoseAwarenessDay-Aug31-2016-hpSlider.png

    Overdose awareness day
    Graphic source: https://www.overdoseday.com/

    Annual Surveillance Report of Drug-Related Risks and Outcomes 2017

  • August 30, 2021 - Illicit Drug Use in the Past Year


    Graphic source: https://www.samhsa.gov/data/sites/default/files/reports/rpt29393/2019NSDUHFFRPDFWHTML/2019NSDUHFFR090120.htm
  • August 30, 2021 - Source Where Pain Relievers Were Obtained for Most Recent Misuse among People Aged 12 or Older Who Misused Pain Relievers in the Past Year: 2019

    Sources for pain relievers
    Graphic source: https://www.samhsa.gov/data/sites/default/files/reports/rpt29393/2019NSDUHFFRPDFWHTML/2019NSDUHFFR090120.htm
  • August 29, 2021 - Opioid Misuse

    Opioid Misuse
    Graphic source: https://www.samhsa.gov/data/sites/default/files/reports/rpt29393/2019NSDUHFFRPDFWHTML/2019NSDUHFFR090120.htm
  • August 28, 2021 - Initiation of Marijuana Use

    Marijuana Initiation
    Graphic source: https://www.samhsa.gov/data/sites/default/files/reports/rpt29393/2019NSDUHFFRPDFWHTML/2019NSDUHFFR090120.htm
  • August 27, 2021 - People Aged 12 or Older with a Past Year Substance Use Disorder (SUD): 2019

    People Aged 12 or Older with a Past Year Substance Use Disorder (SUD) 2019
  • August 26, 2021 - August 26th is National WebMistress Day

  • August 26, 2021 - Women's Equality Day: The 19th Amendment and the right to vote - 100th Anniversary

    :Women
    Graphic source: https://borderlessnewsandviews.com/2013/08/26/womens-equality-day-the-19th-amendment-and-the-right-to-vote/

    For more information, Women's Equality Day: The 19th Amendment and the right to vote

  • On Aug. 26, 1920, the 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, which guarantees American women's right to vote, was certified by Secretary of State Bainbridge Colby. Ratification and certification of this amendment meant that United States citizen could not be denied the right to vote on the basis of gender. This amendment was a long time in the making; it was first introduced in 1878 by Susan B. Anthony and Elizabeth Cady Stanton but it took 41 years until Congress submitted the amendment to the states for ratification.

  • August 25, 2021 - www.bettycjung.net is now 22 Years Old!

    22 years and counting, thanks for visiting over the years!

    Happy 22nd birthday!
    Graphic Source: https://besthqwallpapers.com/holidays/22nd-happy-birthday-3d-balloons-letters-birthday-background-with-balloons-22-years-birthday-happy-22nd-birthday-103825
    It is hard to believe that it has been 22 years since I published the first webpages that turned into this Web site. Many thanks to the thousands of visitors who contributed millions of hits during the past 22 years, and for all the nice comments along the way. I will continue to strive to make this Web site a worthwhile place to spend your time and find credible public health and health information. Thank you so much!

  • August 24, 2021 - Substance Use Disorder (Alcohol or Illicit Drugs)

    Alcohol Use Disorder (AUD) and Illicit Drug Use Disorder (IDUD)
    Graphic source: https://www.samhsa.gov/data/sites/default/files/reports/rpt29393/2019NSDUHFFRPDFWHTML/2019NSDUHFFR090120.htm

  • August 23, 2021 - Co-Occurring Major Depressive Episode (MDE) and Substance Use Disorder (SUD) among Adolescents

    Teen SUD MDE
    Graphic source: https://www.samhsa.gov/data/sites/default/files/reports/rpt29393/2019NSDUHFFRPDFWHTML/2019NSDUHFFR090120.htm

  • August 22, 2021 - 21st Century Total Solar Eclipses

    Total Solar Eclipses in North America in the 21st Century
    Map source: https://www.theverge.com/2017/8/22/16179716/total-solar-eclipses-future-unites-states-2024

    For more information about coming eclipses, see Did you miss yesterday's total solar eclipse? Here's your next chance

  • August 21, 2021 - Remembering the August 21, 2017 Solar Eclipse

    Eclipse Across America Poster
    Graphic source: http://eclipse2017.nasa.gov


    Graphic created from: http://gatehouseprojects.com/eclipse/Solar-Eclipse/site/thetimesnews.com

    Great American Eclipse
    Graphic source: http://earthsky.org/tonight/total-solar-eclipse-on-august-21
    See the tiny black dot crossing the United States in this this animation of the August 21 solar eclipse? It�s only here that you can see a total eclipse of the sun. But everyplace within the much larger gray circle will see a partial eclipse

    NASA solar eclipse
    Graphic source: http://abcnews.go.com/US/total-solar-eclipse-2017-upcoming-celestial-event/story?id=48859509

    August 21, 2017 Solar Eclipse Path
    Map source: http://www.today.com/health/solar-eclipse-eye-safety-how-protect-your-vision-t114206

    A record number of Americans watched the 2017 solar eclipse -- and sought science afterward 8/2018

  • August 20, 2021 - August 20th is World Mosquito Day!

    World Mosquito Day
    Graphic source: https://hicare.in/blog/world-mosquito-day/

    Mosquito-borne diseases
    Graphic source:http://mediad.publicbroadcasting.net/p/kvcr/files/201707/mosquito-borne-disease-hero1.png

    Mosquito-borne diseases
    Graphic source: http://clinical-laboratory.blogspot.com/2016/08/mosquito-borne-diseases.html

    For more information, see Mosquito Bites: Everyone is at Risk! @CDC_NCEZID

  • August 19, 2021 - Today is #NationalAviationDay! @NASAaero

    National Aviation Day
    Graphic source: NASA Aeronautics @NASAaero
  • August 19, 2021 - August 19th is World Humanitarian Day

    World Humanitarian Day
    Graphic source: http://www.un.org/en/events/humanitarianday/multimedia.shtml

    World Humanitarian Day
    Graphic source: http://www.fao.org/un-expo/en/un-days/world-humanitarian-day.html

    For more information, see WHO's World Humanitarian Day
    FAO's World Humanitarian Day

  • August 18, 2021 - Co-Occurring Serious Mental Illness (SMI) and Substance Use Disorder (SUD)

    SUD and SMI, 2019
    Graphic source: https://www.samhsa.gov/data/sites/default/files/reports/rpt29393/2019NSDUHFFRPDFWHTML/2019NSDUHFFR090120.htm

  • August 17, 2021 - Contact Lens Health Week 2020: August 17 - 21

    Contact Lens Week
    Graphic source: https://www.cdc.gov/contactlenses/index.html

    Contact Lens and Sleeping
    Graphic source: https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/67/wr/mm6732a2.htm

    For more information, see Contact Lens Week

  • August 16, 2021 - Overdose Deaths Spiked After Start of the Pandemic, Driven by Synthetic Opioids Like Fentanyl

    COVID and Overdose Deaths from Fentanyl
    Graphic source: https://www.commonwealthfund.org/blog/2021/spike-drug-overdose-deaths-during-covid-19-pandemic-and-policy-options-move-forward
  • August 15, 2021 - Rise in Fentanyl Deaths

    Fentanyl deaths
    Graphic : https://www.cdc.gov/drugoverdose/opioids/fentanyl.html

  • August 14, 2021 - Overdose Deaths Increased in Almost Every State During the First Eight Months of 2020

    2017-2018 Drug OD Deaths
    Graphic source: https://www.commonwealthfund.org/blog/2021/spike-drug-overdose-deaths-during-covid-19-pandemic-and-policy-options-move-forward

  • August 13, 2021 - U.S. Financial Statistics, by Generation

    Financial Stats, by generation
    Graphic source: http://www.marketingcharts.com/traditional/these-financial-stats-show-why-brands-shouldnt-focus-too-much-on-millennials-75298/attachment/epsilon-financial-stats-us-adults-by-generation-mar2017/

  • August 12, 2021 - August 12th is National Vinyl Record Day

    August 12 is Vinyl Record Day
    Graphic source: https://nationaldaycalendar.com/2018/08/11/august-12-2018-national-middle-child-day-national-vinyl-record-day-national-spirit-of-45-day-national-julienne-fries-day/
  • August 11, 2021 - Top 25 States for Drug Overdoses, 2001-2011

    Drug overdoses 2001-2011
    Graphic source: https://drugabuse.com/featured/decade-of-drug-overdose/
  • August 10, 2021 - National Connecticut Day

    National CT Day
  • August 10, 2021 - Substance Use among Adults, by Mental Illness Status (Source: SAMHSA)

    Substance Use and Mental Illness, 2019
    Graphic source: https://www.samhsa.gov/data/sites/default/files/reports/rpt29393/2019NSDUHFFRPDFWHTML/2019NSDUHFFR090120.htm
  • August 9, 2021 - Suicidal Thoughts and Behavior among Adults (Source: SAMHSA)

    Suicide Behaviors, 2019
    Graphic source: https://www.samhsa.gov/data/sites/default/files/reports/rpt29393/2019NSDUHFFRPDFWHTML/2019NSDUHFFR090120.htm
  • August 8, 2021 - August 8th is International Cat Day

    International Cat Day
    Graphic source: https://www.petsworld.in/blog/wp-content/uploads/2015/08/Internatinal-Cat-Day.png
  • August 7, 2021 - Receipt of Services for Co-Occurring Substance Use Disorder and Mental Health Issues, 2015-2019

    Teen SUD Depression
    Graphic source: https://www.samhsa.gov/data/sites/default/files/reports/rpt29393/2019NSDUHFFRPDFWHTML/2019NSDUHFFR090120.htm
  • August 6, 2021 - Deaths from Mental and Substance Abuse Disorders, 1980 - 2014

    Mental Health Deaths
    Map source: http://www.cbsnews.com/news/where-you-live-may-determine-how-you-die/
  • August 5, 2021 - Modifiable Shared Risk Factors of Noncommunicable Diseases

    Chronic Disease shared risk factors
    Graphic source: https://fbcdn-sphotos-a-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-prn1/t1/s526x296/62024_790791397602409_1979226964_n.jpg
  • August 4, 2021 - Social Network Penetration Forecast, 2014 - 2020

    Social Platforms 2014-2020
    Graphic source: http://www.marketingcharts.com/online/us-social-network-penetration-forecast-65909/attachment/emarketer-social-platform-penetration-forecast-2014-2020-feb2016/
  • August 3, 2021 - U.S. Mortality, 2020 (Provisional)

    JAMA leading causes of death
    Graphic source: https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jama/fullarticle/2778234

    US mortality
    Graphic source: https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/70/wr/mm7014e1.htm

  • August 2, 2021 - August is National Immunization Awareness Month

    National Immunization Month
    Graphic source: http://www.chathampublichealth.com/health-information/august-is-national-immunization-awareness-month/

    For immunization information, see Immunization Schedules CDC

  • August 1, 2021 - August 1st is World Lung Cancer Day

    World Lung Cancer Day
    Graphic source: https://s-media-cache-ak0.pinimg.com/736x/b4/ba/d0/b4bad07cef8f6633219a97b6296d0e3f--brest-lung-cancer.jpg

    World Lung Cancer Day
    Graphic source: https://www.iaslc.org/patient-resources/world-lung-cancer-day-2018

    For more information, see Lung Cancer and Smoking

  • August 1, 2021 - Remembering MTV August 1, 1981 (First televised 40 years ago)

    MTV
    Graphic source: https://lh4.googleusercontent.com/-a0eOWP9wxWo/AAAAAAAAAAI/AAAAAAABDJ4/0cM36A0hMG8/s0-c-k-no-ns/photo.jpg

  • August 1, 2021 - August is National Wellness Month

    National Wellness Month
    Graphic source: https://nationaldaycalendar.com/2018/07/31/new-month-proclamation-national-wellness-month-august/
  • July 31, 2021 - The Four Seasons

  • July 30, 2021 - What does your Online Image say about you?

    Online Image Data Privacy
    Graphic source: http://c.s-microsoft.com/en-us/CMSImages/data_privacy_day_DPD_2012_Infographic.jpg
  • July 29, 2021 - Chronic Diseases of Lifestyles

    Chronic Disease shared risk factors
    Graphic source: http://www.mrc.ac.za/chronic/schematic.htm
  • July 28, 2021 - July 28th is World Hepatitis Day

    World Hepatitis Day
    Graphic source: https://www.cdc.gov/Features/WorldHepatitisDay/index.html

    World Hepatitis Day
    Graphic source: http://www.who.int/campaigns/hepatitis-day/2016/messages/en/
    World Hepatitis Day
    Graphic source: http://www.who.int/campaigns/hepatitis-day/2016/messages/en/

  • July 27, 2021 - Sources of Identity Theft

    ID Theft
    Graphic source: http://www.zdnet.com/article/google-our-hunt-for-hackers-reveals-phishing-is-far-deadlier-than-data-breaches/
  • July 26, 2021 - How Galaxies are Classified

    Galaxy Distances
    Graphic source: https://www.space.com/23285-galaxies-classification-type-explainer-infographic.html
  • July 25, 2021 - What Kind of Twitter User Are You?

    Twitter user
    Graphic source: https://www.interaction-design.org/literature/article/information-visualization-who-needs-it
  • July 24, 2021 - The AuthaGraph Map of the World

    AuthaMap
    Map source: https://www.wired.com/2016/11/weird-globe-folding-map-isnt-perfect-close/
  • July 23, 2021 - Measuring the Good Life

    Good Life Table
    Graphic source: http://www.pewresearch.org/fact-tank/2015/10/29/measuring-the-good-life-around-the-world/
  • July 22, 2021 - Watch 25 Years of Arctic Sea Ice Disappear in 1 Minute

  • July 21, 2021 - What Matters Most to Patients

    What matters most
    Graphic created by bcjung from http://www.mckinsey.com/insights/health_systems_and_services/debunking_common_myths_about_healthcare_consumerism

  • July 20, 2021 - 52nd Anniversary - July 20, 1969

    National Moon Day

    50th Anniversary First Man on the Moon
    Graphic: https://www.nasa.gov/feature/nasa-releases-logo-to-mark-apollos-50th-anniversary

    USPS Man on the Moon stamps
    Graphic source: https://www.nasa.gov/feature/the-us-postal-service-is-issuing-first-moon-landing-forever-stamps

    Man on the Moon
    Graphic Source: http://justasmalltowngirlinabigcity.blogspot.com/ 2015_07_01_archive.html

    man on the moon stamp
    Graphic Source: http://nasa-appolo-11.blogspot.com/

  • July 19, 2021 - Moms are source of health information

    Mom as source of health information
    Graphic source: https://www.transamericacenterforhealthstudies.org/docs/default-source/research/healthcare-consumers-in-a-time-of-uncertainty.pdf
  • July 18, 2021 - The Two Epidemics

    Obesity and Diabetes
    Graphic source: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-2842212/Obesity-costs-global-economy-war-terrorism-totalling-2TRILLION-year.html
  • July 17, 2021 - July 17th is World Emoji Day!

    July 17th is World Emoji Day
    Graphic source: https://vice-images.vice.com/images/content-images-crops/2015/07/17/happy-world-emoji-day-vgtrn-063-body-image-1437149504-size_1000.jpg
  • July 16, 2021 - Remembering John F. Kennedy Jr. Born: November 25, 1960, Washington, D.C. Died: July 16, 1999, Martha's Vineyard, MA

    JFK jr
    Graphic source: https://www.eonline.com/news/1001130/inside-the-heartbreakingly-tragic-final-days-of-john-f-kennedy-jr-family-strife-financial-woes-and-talk-of-divorce
  • July 15, 2021 - Where do people go online to look for health information?

    Online Health Information Sources
    Graphic source: https://www.transamericacenterforhealthstudies.org/docs/default-source/research/healthcare-consumers-in-a-time-of-uncertainty.pdf
  • July 14, 2021 - There's no place for lies on a resume

    Resume Lies
    Graphic source: http://www.clark.com/worst-resume-lies
    Seriousness of Resume Lies
    Graphic source: http://www.clark.com/worst-resume-lies
  • July 13, 2021 - National Minority Mental Health Awareness Month

    National Minority Mental Health Awareness Month
    Graphic source: https://livingresilientlyblog.wordpress.com/2018/07/10/its-national-minority-mental-health/

    For more information, see Minority Mental Health Awareness Month - July

  • July 12, 2021 - Where do people go off-line to get health information?

    Offline Health Information Sources
    Graphic source: https://www.transamericacenterforhealthstudies.org/docs/default-source/research/healthcare-consumers-in-a-time-of-uncertainty.pdf
  • July 11, 2021- Visual Treat

  • July 10, 2021 - July 10th is National Kitten Day

    National kitty day

    National Kitten Day

  • July 9, 2021 - NASA Astrophysics

  • July 8, 2021 - Diabetes
     Diabetes Health Effects
    Graphic source: https://storify.com/APHA/diabetes-month

    Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes
    Graphic source: https://storify.com/APHA/diabetes-month

    A1c
    Graphic source: https://storify.com/APHA/diabetes-month >

    A1c
    Graphic source: https://storify.com/APHA/diabetes-month

  • July 7, 2021 - Health Information Sources

    Health Information Sources
    Graphic source: https://www.transamericacenterforhealthstudies.org/docs/default-source/research/healthcare-consumers-in-a-time-of-uncertainty.pdf
  • July 6, 2021 - What People Do to Manage Stress?

    Stress Management Activities
    Graphic source: https://www.transamericacenterforhealthstudies.org/docs/default-source/research/healthcare-consumers-in-a-time-of-uncertainty.pdf
  • July 5, 2021 - Why American Adults Save Money

    Reasons for saving
    Graphic source: https://www.marketingcharts.com/customer-centric/spending-trends-81481/attachment/yougov-why-american-adults-save-money-dec2017
  • July 4, 2021 - Happy Birthday, America!

    Lotsafireworks
    Graphic source: https://giphy.com/gifs/26tOZ42Mg6pbTUPHW/download

    Patriotic cat
    Graphic source: WP FactChecker

    Mickey Happy 4th

    HB America, eagle
    Graphic source: http://www.texasfred.net/wp-content/uploads/2015/06/Happy-Birthday-America-600x407.jpg

    HB America
    Graphic source: http://www.usa4thofjuly.com/happy-birthday-america-pictures.html/happy-birthday-america-pictures-2

    Happy 4th of July
    Graphic source: http://finkorswim.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/07/statue.jpg

    animated fireworks
    Graphic source: http://www.popsci.com/fireworks-bring-exhileration-joyand-air-pollution

  • July 3, 2021 - Alcohol and July 4th Car Crashes

    July 4th car crashes
    Graphic source: http://www.richlandhealth.org/upload/images/news/buzzed_halfjuly4_v7.jpg
  • July 2, 2021 - July is National Fireworks Safety Month!

    Fireworks Safety Month
    Graphic source: https://onsafety.cpsc.gov/blog/2015/06/26/dont-let-fun-with-fireworks-turn-tragic/

    Firework injuries
    Graphic source: https://safety.smart911.com/top-5-fireworks-safety-tips/

    Fireworks not for everyone

    PTSD and fireworks

  • July 2, 2021 - Remembering the Solar eclipse of 2019: A RARE total eclipse will blot out the Sun over parts of South America and the Pacific

    Eclipse's path
    Graphic source: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Solar_eclipse_of_July_2,_2019

    July 2, 2019
    Graphic Source: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Solar_eclipse_of_July_2,_2019

    What is an eclipse
    Graphic source: https://www.express.co.uk/news/science/1146535/Eclipse-2019-totality-how-long-solar-eclipse-last-where-is-path-of-totality

    Solar eclipse 2019: A total eclipse of the Sun will occur on July 2, 2019 (Image: GETTY)

    Total Eclipse July 2, 2019
    Graphic source: https://www.express.co.uk/news/science/1146632/Solar-eclipse-2019-when-is-next-solar-eclipse-UK-next-eclipse-date

    Solar eclipse 2019: The eclipse happens when the Moon blots out the Sun in the sky (Image: GETTY)

    Total Eclipse July 2, 2019
    Graphic source: https://www.express.co.uk/news/science/1146632/Solar-eclipse-2019-when-is-next-solar-eclipse-UK-next-eclipse-date

  • July 1, 2021 - COVID-19 Update.

    As of July 1, 2021, we still don't know who Patient Zero is. China has not been cooperative with WHO investigations and on May 26th, President Biden wants some definitive answers of how the pandemic started.

    The death toll from COVID-19 for the U.S. reached 600,000 on June 16, 2021.

    If you think of March 11, 2020 as the start of the pandemic in the U.S., it's been 16 months with no end in sight. Vaccinations have been slowing down in recent months in the U.S., and many countries are slow in general vaccinating their citizens.

    As of May 26th, 39.7% of the U.S. population has been fully vaccinated. If you look at only U.S. adults, it's 50%, so still not the proverbial 70% (but may need to be higher, depending on how bad the variants are in transmitting the virus) for herd immunity.

    Efforts to get people vaccinated include offering free food and drinks, free trips and a chance to win big playing the lottery. Masking continue to be an issue with some, especially after Rochelle Walensky added to the confusion why saying those vaccinated can rip off their masks.

    Feb 14, Mar 14

    How long wearing masks

    June 16, 2021 - US - 600,000 deaths from COVID-19 US death pace
    Graphic source: https://www.nytimes.com/live/2021/06/16/world/covid-vaccine-coronavirus-mask

    Who's dying
    Graphic source: https://www.nytimes.com/live/2021/06/16/world/covid-vaccine-coronavirus-mask

    Global COVID Deaths

    COVID variants

    Pandemic comparisons

    Pandemic Neoclassic Art


  • January 1, 2021- Happy New Year!

    Happy 2021
    Graphic source: https://stock.adobe.com/
    France fireworks
    Graphic source: http://giphy.com/gifs/2013-happy-new-year-dgAH5jjyrvTa0

  • August 25, 2020 - www.bettycjung.net is now 21 Years Old!

    21 years and counting, thanks for visiting over the years!

    Happy 20th birthday!
    Graphic Source: https://www.redbubble.com/i/greeting-card/Happy-21st-Birthday-Lockdown-2020-by-Swezi/47120498.5MT14
    It is hard to believe that it has been 21 years since I published the first webpages that turned into this Web site. Many thanks to the thousands of visitors who contributed millions of hits during the past 21 years, and for all the nice comments along the way. I will continue to strive to make this Web site a worthwhile place to spend your time and find credible public health and health information. Thank you so much!

  • March 1, 2012 - THANK YOU!!!

    3 million hits, as of 2/2012
  • February 1, 2012 - Betty C. Jung's Web site is a Healthy People Consortium Organization

    I Believe in a Healthier Nation for All Americans - Healthy People 2020
    I have always supported Healthy People's goals and objectives. Now, as a Healthy People Consortium Organization I will continue to do so in a more focused way.

    "The Consortium is a diverse, motivated group of agencies and organizations committed to achieving Healthy People 2020 goals and objectives." http://www.healthypeople.gov/2020/consortium/default.aspx

    I will continue to add new links to Healthy People 2020 Webpage and post pertinent updates on my Public Health Blog. For starters, click on "Map-It" graphic for "MAP-IT: A Guide To Using Healthy People 2020 in Your Community." Also, check out: Healthy People 2020 program planning tools, a toolkit for program development!

    Get Healthy People 2020 program planning tools: MAP-IT - Healthy People 2020


The Photo Gallery


2021 Blog (January - June)

2020 Blog (July - December)


New Pages


Deleted/Changed Pages


Updated Pages


All statistics to be updated can be found on all the Site Map Pages, the Web Site Statistics Page. This is done monthly, usually near the beginning of each month.

  • Academic Resources Healthy students are better learners; Remember more by taking breaks. Longer breaks during learning lead to more stable activation patterns in the brain.
  • Annotated Academe Bibliography ;
  • Annotated Biostatistics Bibliography ;
  • Annotated Data Bibliography
  • Annotated Epidemiology Bibliography ;
  • Annotated Great Books Bibliography The Murderbot Diaries: Artificial Condition;
  • Annotated Health Education Methods Bibliography ;
  • Annotated Internet Bibliography ;
  • Annotated Medical Bibliography ;
  • Annotated Public Health Practice Bibliography ;
  • Annotated Research Bibliography ;
  • Annotated Public Health Skills Bibliography ;
  • Annotated Statistics Bibliography ;
  • Annotated Wellness Bibliography;
  • APA Information Page ;
  • Awards Index Page ;
  • Biostatistics/Statistics Sites ;
  • Blog Index ;
  • Brief Intro to Epi Lectures
  • Healthy Lifestyle May Help Mitigate High Genetic Risk of Cancer; Pattern of DNA Damage Links Colorectal Cancer and Diet High in Red Meat;
  • Chronic Disease Index ;
  • Physical Activity as a Critical Component of FirstLine Treatment for Elevated Blood Pressure or Cholesterol: Who, What, and How?; Good cholesterol may protect liver; Particle Pollution and Heart Disease;
  • What's New in the AHA/ASA Secondary Stroke Prevention Guidelines?; Diagnosis and Management of Myocarditis in Children: A Scientific Statement From the American Heart Association; New section-Myocarditis;
  • Chinese Culture Descriptions of Asian Olympians' bodies are part of trend of dehumanizing Asians in U.S. Descriptions of female Asian American athletes as small and fragile are racist and dehumanizing, experts say, and part of a history of sexualizing them.;
  • /B>
  • Consumer Health Information Index ;
  • Consumer Health ;
  • Cool Sites Index Page ;
  • Cool Sites A- L What You Need to Know About Color Theory for Great Photos; Economics; Are you in the global middle class? Find out with our income calculator; ‘What’s the difference between income and wealth?’ and other common questions about economic concepts;
  • Cool Sites M - Z ;
  • Copyright Page
  • 💕; Your pets can catch Covid from you, and cats appear more susceptible than dogs.The more time a cat spent with its owner, the higher the risk of infection, new research finds; The new scope of virus taxonomy: partitioning the virosphere into 15 hierarchical ranks; Beyond coronavirus: the virus discoveries transforming biology. SARS-CoV-2 is just one of nonillions of viruses on our planet, and scientists are rapidly identifying legions of new species;The race for coronavirus vaccines: a graphical guide. Eight ways in which scientists hope to provide immunity to SARS-CoV-2; Symptoms of COVID-19; Variants and Genomic Surveillance for SARS-CoV-2; When did patient zero catch COVID-19? Using computer simulations, this may be the most accurate timeframe yet; Concerning new Lambda Covid variant found in Australia; As Covid sweeps India, experts say cases and deaths are going unreported; Delta Becomes Dominant Coronavirus Variant in U.S.; Should We Be Concerned About the Lambda Variant? With its novel mutations, the variant first identified in Peru is being watched closely;Search Continues for COVID Patient Zero; What to Know About the Delta and Delta Plus Coronavirus Variants; NIH study associates COVID-19 surges with mortality increases for patients; Association Between Caseload Surge and COVID-19 Survival in 558 U.S. Hospitals, March to August 2020; The Delta Variant Isn't Just Hyper-Contagious. It Also Grows More Rapidly Inside You; Delta Becomes Dominant Coronavirus Variant in U.S.; APIC Assessment of the OSHA COVID-19 Emergency Temporary Standard June 30, 2021; Occupational Exposure to COVID-19; Emergency Temporary Standard; Too Much, Too Late: Health Groups Pan OSHA Rule on COVID Precautions - Applies to any healthcare setting, including nursing homes and home health; Cats and dogs get COVID-19 from their owners at extremely high rates; COVID-causing coronavirus following predictable mutational footsteps Similarities in locations, types of mutations could inform responses to future SARS-CoV-2 strains; Scientists provide a more strategic approach to COVID-19 testing; USGS-Led Study Helps in the Fight Against the Coronavirus Pandemic; Confronting health misinformation - The U.S. Surgeon General’s Advisory on Building a Healthy Information Environment; The Only Way for the U.S. to Reach Herd Immunity Is With COVID-19 Vaccine Mandates; From Wuhan to Paris to Milan, the search for ‘patient zero’; The ‘Occam’s Razor Argument’ Has Not Shifted in Favor of a Lab Leak Proponents of the theory that COVID-19 originated as a result of work performed at the Wuhan Institute of Virology keep repeating the same misinformation; How Long Does COVID Immunity Last?; Half of Severe COVID Patients Developed New Medical Issues - Older adults more likely to develop complications, but young people not immune; Provisional Life Expectancy Estimates for 2020;New unpublished studies show that dogs and cats with COVID-positive owners frequently have SARS-CoV-2 antibodies; Transmission of SARS-CoV-2 on mink farms between humans and mink and back to humans; SARS-CoV-2 variant B.1.617 gives the immune system a hard time/ Study with cell cultures shows that the mutant is less well inhibited by antibodies; Breakthrough in detection of SARS-CoV-2 variant in wastewater; Making sense of the recent Covid-19 spike. The pandemic isn’t over in the US — but it is changing; This Is How Bad Uncontrolled Delta Spread Could Get in the U.S. “It is one of the most infectious respiratory viruses we know of, and that I have seen in my 20-year career.”; The Delta Variant Will Drive A Steep Rise In U.S. COVID Deaths, A New Model Shows; How the Delta variant achieves its ultrafast spread. Viral load is roughly 1,000 times higher in people infected with the Delta variant than those infected with the original coronavirus strain, according to a study in China; Household Transmission of SARS-CoV-2 from Children and Adolescents; Researchers link ‘heavy wildfire smoke’ in Reno to increased risk of contracting COVID-19; What's This About Delta Being 1,000 Times More Infectious? Here's where that frightening figure comes from; Will we ever find COVID-19's 'Patient Zero?' A lack of transparency on the virus' early days makes for an uphill battle; 7 facts about the origin of the novel coronavirus; Mental Health Disorders Tied to Higher COVID-19 Mortality; Scientists model ‘true prevalence’ of COVID-19 throughout pandemic; Estimating SARS-CoV-2 infections from deaths, confirmed cases, tests, and random surveys; Unraveling the Mysterious Mutations That Make Delta the Most Transmissible Covid Virus Yet; How much worse can the coronavirus get? The virus will keep evolving. Here’s what scientists do and don’t know about the future of Covid-19; How Did It Come to This? The Delta variant is winning, for the moment, and the CDC’s coronavirus map shows that we’re failing to fight it; The CDC’s Delta Variant Panic. The agency spreads needless worry about vaccinations; The C.D.C. Needs to Stop Confusing the Public;
  • They Didn’t Expect to Retire Early. The Pandemic Changed Their Plans. After years in which Americans worked later in life, the latest economic disruption has driven many out of the work force prematurely.; Variants, Misinformation, and ‘Brain Drain’ — The COVID-19 Vaccine Experience in Brazil, India, and Africa; How A Medieval City Dealing With The Black Death Invented Quarantine; Back to not-so-normal: Psychologists eye pandemic stress as U.S. reopens, Some psychologists say there could be a connection between pandemic-related mental health issues and behavioral changes that are starting to manifest across the country; Confronting health misinformation - The U.S. Surgeon General’s Advisory on Building a Healthy Information Environment; India’s pandemic death toll could be in the millions; New Data Leads To Rethinking (Once More) Where The Pandemic Actually Began; Provisional Life Expectancy Estimates for 2020;Provisional Life Expectancy Estimates for January through June, 2020; COVID-19 Pandemic Hit Black Households Harder Than White Households, Even When Pre-Pandemic Socio-Economic Disparities Are Taken Into Account; Trends in STD case reports during the U.S. COVID-19 pandemic, January-December 2020 - July 16, 2021 – During the COVID-19 pandemic, reported STDs in the U.S. dropped then resurged; Games Must Go On in Tokyo Amid Public Disapproval. Majorities in multiple countries oppose the Olympic Games in Japan during a still-uncontrolled pandemic; U.S. Life Expectancy Plummeted by a Year and a Half in 2020. The COVID-19 pandemic fueled America’s largest life expectancy drop in nearly eight decades, with Hispanics hit the hardest; Changes in Influenza and Other Respiratory Virus Activity During the COVID-19 Pandemic-United States, 2020–2021'
  • COVID-19 Coronavirus Tracker;
  • How a COVID-19 infection changes blood cells in the long run; More Proof COVID Severely Affects the Brain; Dysregulation of brain and choroid plexus cell types in severe COVID-19; Cases of Rare Liver Complication Seen With Severe COVID-19 - Higher prevalence of condition in COVID patients than influenza patients, researcher says; Frequent COVID-19 testing key to efficient, early detection, study finds; Myocarditis and Pericarditis Following mRNA COVID-19 Vaccination; COVID-19 Vaccine for Children and Teens; Evaluating and Caring for Patients with Post-COVID Conditions: Interim Guidance; Fighting Vaccine Hesitancy: What Can We Learn From Social Science?; mRNA vaccines slash risk of COVID-19 infection by 91 percent in fully vaccinated people, study finds Illness is significantly milder in rare 'breakthrough' cases of the disease; Diagnosis and Management of Myocarditis in Children: A Scientific Statement From the American Heart Association; Viruses are the most common cause of myocarditis in children, experts offer guidance American Heart Association Scientific Statement; Mask Use and Ventilation Improvements to Reduce COVID-19 Incidence in Elementary Schools - Georgia, November 16-December 11, 2020; Guidance for COVID-19 Prevention in Kindergarten (K)-12 Schools; CDC, FDA investigating possible J&J vaccine link to rare neurological disorder. Health officials are monitoring "around 100" reports of Guillain-Barré syndrome following the Johnson & Johnson shot; Australia's 'Graphic and Confronting' Covid-19 Ad Could be the Most Hard-Hitting Yet. The 30-second spot was created to specifically target viewers in Sydney; It's Time to Require COVID Vaccination in the Workplace - Case increases demand prioritizing community health over individual rights; Here’s the Right Story for Vaccine Holdouts. Two public health experts explain how to cut through the noise about COVID-19 vaccines; Updates to Treatment Guidelines; 7 questions about Covid-19 booster shots, answered; What You Need to Know About COVID-19 Booster Shots; Vaccine mandates more likely once FDA grants full approvals, health experts say.The regulatory signoff would remove a significant legal and public relations barrier to requirements, former government officials said; What breakthrough infections mean for the Covid vaccines. As coronavirus cases once again rise in the U.S., experts say breakthrough cases will also go up, but that doesn't mean the vaccines aren't working; Novel autoantibody adds fuel to COVID-19 'firestorm' of inflammation, blood clots; Many Older Adults With Severe COVID Presented With Atypical Symptoms - Study emphasizes importance of identifying atypical presentations in this population; COVID-19 Vaccine Breakthrough Case Investigation and Reporting; Many ICU staff have experienced mental health conditions in COVID-19 pandemic; Vaccination in America Might Have Only One Tragic Path Forward.COVID-19 vaccination rates have fallen off a cliff. Will it take a deadly summer surge to change things?; Why your second shot COVID vaccine really matters; AMA, 56 Other Groups Back Mandatory COVID Vax for Healthcare Workers — Major medical groups call for all healthcare and long-term care employers to require vaccination;Major Health Care Professional Organizations Call for COVID-19 Vaccine Mandates for All Health Workers; Multisociety Statement on COVID-19 Vaccination as a Condition of Employment for Healthcare Personnel; Others in Support of COVID Vax Mandates — Largest U.S.-based healthcare organization to advocate for these requirements so far; American Hospital Association Joins Others in Support of COVID Vax Mandates — Largest U.S.-based healthcare organization to advocate for these requirements so far; American Hospital Association Policy Statement on mandatory COVID-19 Vaccination of Health Care Personnel Approved by the Board of Trustees July 21, 2021; Private companies must require vaccines for workers. It's the only way to get past COVID; Federal law doesn't prohibit Covid-19 vaccine requirements, Justice Department says; Whether Section 564 of the Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act Prohibits Entities from Requiring the Use of a Vaccine Subject to an Emergency Use Authorization; Doctors Worry That Memory Problems After COVID-19 May Set The Stage For Alzheimer's; Changes to Eyes May Signal Long COVID: Study;Guidance for Implementing COVID-19 Prevention Strategies in the Context of Varying Community Transmission Levels and Vaccination Coverage; COVID Breakthrough Cases Ran the Gamut in Healthcare Workers; VA mandates COVID-19 vaccines among its medical employees including VHA facilities staff; New York Will Require State Workers To Be Vaccinated Or Undergo Weekly Testing; Coronavirus Update NYC: City mandates weekly testing for all unvaccinated municipal workers; California Implements First-in-the-Nation Measures to Encourage State Employees and Health Care Workers to Get Vaccinated; Biden Hopes To Boost COVID Vaccination Rates By Focusing On Federal Workers; How relaxing COVID-19 restrictions could pave the way for vaccine resistance; COVID Vaccine Mandates Are Coming, So Get Used to It.The highly contagious Delta variant is driving another wave of COVID infections, hospitalizations, and death; Yes, Covid-19 vaccine mandates are legal What the law says about vaccine mandates, explained; Pentagon, Federal Government Push for Employee Vaccinations; Breakthrough Covid cases: Data shows how many vaccinated Americans have tested positive The 125,682 "breakthrough" cases in 38 states represent less than .08 percent of the 164.2 million-plus people fully vaccinated since January; A blood marker predicts who gets ‘breakthrough’ COVID Real-world evidence from a medical centre links high levels of potent antibodies after vaccination to a reduced risk of infection;
  • Diabetes, Dementia, and Age: What's the Link? Age of diabetes onset, as well as cardiovascular comorbidities, play large role in dementia risk; Youth-Onset Type 2 Diabetes Spurs Lots of Later Complications;
  • Epidemiology A- L ;
  • Epidemiology M - Z ;
  • Evaluation Resources & Report Cards ;
  • Everything You Ever Wanted to Know about... Presidential Historians Survey 2021; 12 of Europe’s Strangest Traditions;
  • Favorite Movie Sites ;
  • Favorite Music Sites
  • FAQ Page;
  • Fitness ;
  • Free Software
  • Grants ;
  • Graphing;
  • Health Care Information 6 Commonly Misunderstood Words About Complementary Health Approaches;
  • Healthcare Quality Data ;
  • Healthcare Quality Standards ;
  • Healthcare Quality Issues ;
  • Health Education Resources /B>
  • Healthy People 2030 ;
  • Infectious Diseases Antibiotic Resistance and NARMS Surveillance;
  • Infectious Diseases The First ‘Vaccine Passports’ Were Scars from Smallpox Vaccinations; Monkeypox;
  • Information Quality ;
  • Kids' Index Page ;
  • Kids Health
  • Kids' Fun Sites ;
  • Koo Sar Net ;
  • Maternal Child Health We Can Prevent Childhood Adversity - The Science of Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) Shows We Can Improve People’s Lives and Help Them Thrive; Prenatal test developed with Chinese military stores gene data;
  • Nutrition Resources Adaptogens: What to Know; Association of ultra-processed food intake with risk of inflammatory bowel disease: prospective cohort study; Fructose metabolism is key to development of metabolic disease;
  • Metabolic Syndrome Diet: What to Eat and What to Avoid; Fight metabolic syndrome with heart-healthy foods; Obesity Is a Disease, Recognize It as Such - Failure to recognize this has led to delays in prevention, treatment, and policy change;
  • PCH 201 Main Page ;
  • PCH 201 Main Assignments Page ;
  • PCH 201 Resources Page ;
  • PCH 201 Templates and Grids ;
  • PCH 201 Wellness Resources Page ;
  • PHENOM Program Description ;
  • PHENOM Reports ;
  • PHENOM Stats ;
  • Personality - MBTI ;
  • Poll Stats Archives ;
  • Publications ;
  • Public Health Alumni Chapter Statistics ;
  • Public Health Continuing Education Opportunities
  • Public Health Data
  • Public Health Data ;
  • Public Health Data s; ;
  • Public Health Documents ;
  • Public Health Program Development Toolkit ;
  • Public Health Practice
  • Public Health Sites A - C ;
  • Public Health Sites D-G CDC's Drug Overdose Page; What is a heat dome? Extreme temperatures in the Pacific Northwest, explained; Deep Dive into Plastic Monomers, Additives, and Processing Aids; 24% of chemicals in plastics may be worth worrying about; FDA Provides Update on Ongoing Efforts Better Understand the Occurrence of PFAS in the Food Supply; Magnitude 6.0 Earthquake in California The USGS has up-to-date details on the July 8, 2021 event; World's largest study of global climate related mortality links 5 million deaths a year to abnormal temperatures; High potency weed linked to psychotic episodes, mysterious vomiting illness in young users; Cyclic vomiting presentations following marijuana liberalization in Colorado; Emergency Department Treatment of Cannabinoid Hyperemesis Syndrome: A Review; Cannabinoid Hyperemesis Syndrome: Diagnosis, Pathophysiology, and Treatment—a Systematic Review; The contribution of cannabis use to variation in the incidence of psychotic disorder across Europe (EU-GEI): a multicentre case-control study; Persistent cannabis users show neuropsychological decline from childhood to midlife; A 'wobble' in the moon's orbit could result in record flooding in the 2030s, new study finds By Brandon Specktor - Senior Writer about 14 hours ago; The entire US coastline is in for a one-two punch from the lunar cycle and climate change; Anticipating Future Sea Levels; What’s in Wildfire Smoke? A Toxicologist Explains the Health Risks; Tracking wildfires in the US;Second-hand marijuana smoke exposure associated with respiratory infections in children; Naloxone Rebound Akathisia: It Could Turn on You - The rise in opioid overdoses warrants a review of the symptoms of akathisia; Treatment Improvement Protocol (TIP) 63: Medications for Opioid Use Disorder;
  • Public Health Sites H-L: Nitrite Poppers Ingesting or inhaling nitrite poppers can cause severe injury or death;
  • Public Health Sites M - N Spending time outdoors has positive effect on our brains;
  • Public Health Sites O-Z ;
  • Public Health Software
  • Research Resources on the Net Know the Science: 9 Questions To Help You Make Sense of Health Research; Know the Science; Know the Science: The Facts About Health News Stories; Know the Science: How Medications and Supplements Can Interact;
  • Resources for Health Professionals ;
  • SCSU Page ;
  • Search Engines Index ;
  • Search Engines ;
  • Search Engines - H - Z ;
  • Search Engines - Health ;
  • Senior Health Emergency Preparedness for Older Adults - How to Prepare Before a Disaster Occurs; ‘Inflammatory aging clock’ predicts risk of illness and frailty;
  • Site Information ;
  • ;
  • Social Media ;
  • Statistical Procedures ;
  • Statistical Programs ;
  • Temperament ;
  • Juul Bought an Issue of a Science Journal. Here's What the uhh... Studies Say;
  • US Government Statistics
  • Useful Sites ;
  • Webmastering Tools ;
  • Web Resources Ransomware; StopRansomware.gov ;
  • Web site Search Engines ;
  • ;
  • Wellness Resources Part 1 (1 - 6)
  • Wellness Resources Part II (7 - 12) ;
  • Wellness Resources Part III (13 - 18) ;
  • Women's HealthHow An Anti-Vice Crusader Sabotaged The Early Birth Control Movement;
  • Women's Health - Life Cycle ;
  • Women's Health Issues Promoting physical activity in older women to maximize health;
  • Women's Health - Breast and Other Female Cancers ;
  • Women's Health - Heart Disease and Stroke ;
  • Writing Handwriting beats typing and watching videos for learning to read; Communication; Communication Guidance; Building trust in preprints: recommendations for servers and other stakeholders; Clear Communication; Pink Book – Making Health Communication Programs Work;

What Was New: January - December 2020


Pages That Are Continuously Updated

Jobs and Documentation
  • Career Resources How to Include Certifications on a Resume; What's an ATS-Friendly Resume? And How to Write One; What Workers Need to Know About Protests—On and Off the Job; What's a CV, and how does it differ from a resume? Don’t make the mistake of using these terms interchangeably; 10 things your resume is probably missing—that recruiters definitely want to see; How to catalog your accomplishments Don’t scramble at the last minute. Keeping track of your career achievements throughout the year is the smart way to go; Resume Buzzwords to Include and Avoid; 113 Resume Buzzwords—What to Use and What to Avoid;
  • General job searching Use These 9 Best Job-Search Apps to Find Your Dream Job;
  • Public Health Jobs
  • Public Health E-News Sources
  • Site Map Index
  • Specific Job Search
Visitor Pages


Site Map Navigation (Revised 6/12/04)

Main Site Map Links to sister sites, main home pages, main index pages, main subject pages, institutional pages
Site Map A Links to academic pages, annotated bibliographies, biostatistics/statistics pages
Site Map B Links to public health pages, SCSU Thesis/Special Project documents and forms, SCSU Public Health Alumni Pages - MPH Accreditation Committee, Scholarship Committee, Service Committee (Mentor, Speaker Programs) pages; MPH Alumni Record - Main, Accomplishments, Presentations, Professional organizations, Programs & Projects, Teaching, Written Works pages
Site Map C Cool & Useful sites, Health Information, Job Search pages
Site Map D Web site documents, Resume, Visitor Pages


What Used to Be New.....

Add this code to your Web site to link to my Web site

And this icon will show up:

Betty C. Jung's Web site

or a simple link to www.bettycjung.net

Blog Index

Links

Betty's Home Page Site Map

Back to Top

Published on the Web: July 22, 2000; February 23, 2001
Updated: 8/5/2021 R61,019
Comments, suggestions, dead link reports:


© Copyright 1999 - 2021 Betty C. Jung
All rights reserved.