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Mental health challenges like depression and anxiety aren't always obvious. Look out for your friends and family – learn to spot signs that they may need help: #MentalHealthAwarenessMonth 

Stroke can happen to anyone, at any age. If you think someone might be having a #stroke , act F.A.S.T. and call 9-1-1 right away—you could save a life. #StrokeAwarenessMonth  #FactFriday 

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With the right mix of targeted support services, agencies can help keep families together. Foster care should be part of that support, and not a substitute for parents. Learn more. #NFCM2020  #FosterCareMonth 

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You don’t need to leave the house to #GetActive ! Try streaming free workout videos to stay active when you’re stuck indoors. Learn what kinds of physical activity you need from @GoHealthyPeople : #MoveYourWay 

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Smoking cigarettes is known to cause heart & lung disease. People with underlying heart & lung problems may have increased risk for serious complications from #COVID19 . There has never been a better time to quit smoking with help from @FDATobacco :

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Every kid is different, and so is every parent. This #GlobalDayOfParents , we applaud each parent’s special contributions. #BioParents  #AdoptiveParents  #FosterParents  and #Stepparents  – you do so much for your kids. Need a hand? Find support programs here:

provides direct links to Novel Coronavirus () information provided #COVID19y  each state and territory to help families and child care providers stay informed during this fast-moving and developing situation. Learn more: @ACFHHS 

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June is #AlzheimersAwarenessMonth . Do you know the signs of uncommon aging? Learn more from @CDCgov :

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#News : Today, HHS throug @HRSAgov  awarded $20.3 million to 44 recipients to increase the number of fellows at accredited addiction medicine and addiction psychiatry fellowship programs. Read the full news release here:

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NEWS: HHS, through @PHEgov , is providing an additional $250 million to aid U.S. health care systems treating patients and responding to the #COVID19  pandemic.

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Together, we can stop the spread of #COVID19 . Here are the most recent guidelines for Americans from the @WhiteHouse  and @CDCgov . #coronavirus 

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As @Surgeon_General  explains, telemedicine doesn't just help providers deliver care during the #COVID19  outbreak – it can also help save lives:

Watch this video to learn how you can help prevent the spread of respiratory diseases like the novel #coronavirus  #COVID19 ). To learn more, visit .

If you're ordered to evacuate ahead of #HurricaneFlorence : ➡️ Take only essential items ➡️ Turn off the gas, electricity, and water ➡️ Disconnect appliances ➡️ Do not drive or walk across creeks or flooded roads More safety tips:

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Washing your hands is one of the best ways to help stop the spread of #COVID19 . The @Surgeon_General  explains the five key steps you should take to ensure you're washing your hands correctly. Find more info about COVID-19 at . #Coronavirus 

WATCH LIVE: HHS officials hold a press briefing to provide an update on the U.S. response to #COVID19 .

#BeThe1To to make a difference. Stepping forward & reaching out can help save lives. If you or someone you know needs to talk, the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline is available 24/7 for free and confidential support. #WorldSuicidePreventionDay 

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To nurses across the United States going above and beyond to keep us safe, thank you. #NationalNursesDay  #NW2020 

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