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Chronic Disease in Rural America – News

News stories from the past 60 days.

Jul 22, 2022 - The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is seeking comments on a proposed information collection project titled "Enhanced Surveillance of Persons with Early and Late HIV Diagnosis." This project will collect information from people recently diagnosed with HIV at early or late diagnosis to understand barriers to HIV prevention and testing services contributing to transmission. Comments are due by September 20, 2022.
Source: Federal Register
Jul 7, 2022 - Describes the role of a rural doctor providing reproductive and maternal healthcare through clinics in Georgia. Notes how her OB-GYN work enables her to connect underserved patients with specialty care to address diabetes, anemia, cardiovascular issues, and other chronic conditions.
Source: 13 WMAZ

Last Updated: 7/22/2022