Anne Schuchat

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The question is whether the mechanisms that are turned on in the process of overweight and obesity can be turned off.feedback
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Oct 03 2017 Obesity
Anne Schuchat has been quoted 74 times in 24 different articles. On this page, you will find all of Anne Schuchat’s quotes organized by date and topic. Alongside each quote is a link back to the article where the quote was reported, so you can go back to the source for more context if you need it. Topics that Anne Schuchat speaks about are American and United States, for example. Most recently, Anne Schuchat was quoted in the article Cancers linked to excess weight make up 40% of all US diagnoses, study finds saying, “Our report found an increase in a number of types of cancers associated with obesity and overweight, at a period when the prevalence of obesity and overweight has increased substantially in the middle ages. The prevalence of obesity and overweight is starting to show up in our cancer statistics.”.
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May 25 2017

As the number of older Americans with Alzheimer's disease rises, more family members are taking on the emotionally and physically challenging role of caregiver than ever before. These families need and deserve our support.feedback

Apr 04 2017 - Zika

Zika continues to be a threat to pregnant women across the U.S. With warm weather and a new mosquito season approaching, prevention is crucial to protect the health of mothers and babies.feedback

Apr 04 2017 - Zika

We are still seeing about 30 to 40 new Zika cases in pregnant women each week in the United States. Some seemingly healthy babies born following pregnancies complicated by Zika may have developmental problems that become evident months after birth. Some babies may have seizures while other babies may have problems controlling their arms and legs. Some babies cry constantly and are inconsolable no matter what their caregiver does. Zika is still with us. We don't know how much transmission there will be this year. Every mosquito bite carries a risk.feedback

Apr 04 2017 - Zika

We cannot afford to be complacent when a single bite from a Zika-affected mosquito can lead to such a devastating condition.feedback

Apr 04 2017 - Zika

That proportion increased to 15 percent for women with confirmed Zika during their first trimester.feedback

Apr 04 2017 - Zika

We've seen that these circumstances are just heartbreaking for families and clinicians.feedback

Apr 04 2017 - Zika

The one thing that didn't exactly surprise me, but sobers me, is that these reports come in from 44 states. This isn't something that only the docs in Florida need to worry about; clinicians in every state need to know. I think it is very likely that we are underestimating the birth defects that follow Zika in pregnancy. Some babies that are born looking pretty much O.K. are eventually diagnosed with some effects of congenital Zika syndrome.feedback

Mar 10 2017

These pathogens are increasing, they're new, they're scary and they're very difficult to combat.feedback

Mar 08 2017

This is about protecting Americans, so this is about saving lives. An outbreak can happen anywhere. It's not a red- or blue-state kind of thing. And we want to sustain the defense of Americans' health from these new emerging threats.feedback

Mar 08 2017 - Influenza

Influenza is the scariest of all bugs. These bird flu strains are beginning to change.feedback

Mar 08 2017

It really is a core activity. We don't have a lot of time. Resistance is a problem now, because it is a threat to modern medicine itself.feedback

Mar 08 2017

We really are in a different time. This is the moment for us to really invest.feedback

Mar 08 2017

These emerging threats are not limited within a county, city or state.feedback

Mar 08 2017

Ebola raised a lot of fears. It is the epitome of scary diseases. It's understandable that emotions are high.feedback

Mar 07 2017

Arthritis is at an at all-time high and alarmingly, more people with arthritis are suffering from it.feedback

Mar 07 2017

There's a phrase I recently heard that says it all: 'Rest is rust, motion is lotion.feedback

Feb 07 2017

But if you know you are going to be in a noisy place, you can take steps to prepare for that.feedback

Feb 07 2017

Lots of people have hearing loss as a result of too much noise. People as young as 20 to 29 years old already had noise-induced hearing damage. More than half of those 40 million report no exposure to loud noise. Even being stuck in traffic with horns blowing and sirens blaring can put hearing at risk. People may not realize that these kinds of exposure can cause permanent damage. The surprising result related to people who don't have work-related exposure to noise. Does everybody need to wear earplugs all day long, year in and year out? Of course not.feedback

Jun 30 2016 - Zika

Condoms are not popular in a lot places. There's religious and personal preferences and lots of personal factors in that.feedback

Jun 10 2016

But the states need to own the issue, and we think they really are stepping up towards that.feedback

Jun 10 2016

We know that this is a critical time. It's really the time to get ready.feedback

Jun 10 2016 - Zika

We know that Zika is a completely unprecedented problem and the front-line response is going to be crucial. The summer is starting, and the mosquitoes are coming.feedback

Jun 10 2016

The first case is an important event. That first local transmission case is not going to come with a sign saying, I'm the first local transmission case.feedback

May 03 2016

We also know that even with behavioral therapy, some children will also need medicine.feedback

May 03 2016

We are trying to work with the health professional organizations. I know in some areas they are helping set up referral networks. It's not just a psychologist that can deliver this treatment. We think social workers can also.feedback

May 03 2016

We want to make sure the message isn't 'blame parents'. Parents are not to blame for the child having ADHD.feedback

May 03 2016

Parents of young children with ADHD may need support, and behavior therapy is an important first step. Behavioral therapy may not be familiar.feedback

May 03 2016

This is a really tough issue for parents. It is a big time commitment for parents to make. We think that it is worth the time if parents can work it in their schedule. We would like increase the availability for services and the reimbursement for services and the referral for services.feedback

Feb 04 2016

We recommend that everybody, all adults, be screened for alcohol and counseled about reducing their alcohol consumption if they have problems with it.feedback

Feb 03 2016

The current methods we have some shortcomings. We're going to need to work in future on identifying better options.feedback

Jan 29 2016

We know many people are concerned or scared.feedback

Jan 29 2016

We are working hard to find out. It's possible. There are other viral conditions that can do that. That's why we are taking this very seriously. It's difficult for women to hear and one of the reasons we encouraged women who are pregnant to postpone travel to affected areas.feedback

Jan 29 2016

Controlling this type of mosquito is difficult. It is easy to say, Get rid of the mosquito.' It is a lot harder to do it.feedback

Jan 28 2016

It's possible and even likely that we will see limited outbreaks in the United States.feedback

Jan 28 2016

For the average American who is not traveling, this is not a problem.feedback

Apr 29 2009

I think we really need to be prepared for a worsening of the situation and it is also important that people realise that it is more of a marathon than a sprint here.feedback

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