Managing type 2 diabetes (T2D) is more than lowering blood sugar. In this short whiteboard animation, you’ll see the connection between T2D and cardiovascular disease (CVD), which includes heart attack and stroke. The good news is that a combination of balanced nutrition, regular exercise, and newer medications for T2D can both lower blood sugar and lower your risk of CVD.
Dr. Isaiah Cochran graduated from Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine in 2019. He specifically chose Halifax Health for his residency because of the opportunity it provided to expand his leadership in LGBTQIA+ and African American communities and further the fight for equity, equality, and justice for all in both health care and everyday life.
This easy-to-understand animated video will provide you with useful information to better understand HIV, its routes of transmission, and currently available prevention and treatment strategies. Accede a este recurso en español aquí.
Download this guide to understand the basics of HIV, from how HIV is transmitted to the importance of testing, and for useful links and resources including an HIV patient risk questionnaire. Accede a este recurso en español aquí.
This series of patient education slides will enable nurses in the community, including primary care, OB/GYN, and urgent care practices, provide useful information to their patients regarding HIV prevention and testing, linkage to care, and the importance of treatment adherence. Accede a este recurso en español aquí.
Pronouns are the language we use in order to refer to other people. In order to avoid assuming someone’s pronouns based on factors like appearance, we should routinely share our pronouns and ask for the pronouns of others.
Learn more about common pronouns, the harm of assumptions, pronouns in the workplace, and more, in this free PDF guide.