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Aug

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Carrie Ann Inaba’s Battle with Sjögren’s Syndrome

Posted by on August 31st, 2020 0 comments Tags: , ,

Carrie Ann Inaba doesn’t let Sjögren’s syndrome stand in her way. A lifelong dancer, she has become well-known as a judge on ABC’s competition show “Dancing with the Stars.” Last year, she became co-host of the CBS daytime talk show “The Talk.” Her face is familiar in millions of United State’s homes but, off the screen,… Read More »

Posted in: All of Us, Articles

Aug

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NNLM Reading Club Presents “We Live for the We” with Dani McClain

Posted by on August 31st, 2020 0 comments Tags: , , , , ,

Join authors Dani McClain and Andrea Collier as they discuss McClain’s book, “We Live for the We: the Political Power of Black Motherhood” in September 22nd at 12-1pm PT. “A longtime reporter on race, reproductive health, and politics, Dani McClain is also the mother of a little girl. Like all first-time mothers, she has countless… Read More »

Posted in: All of Us, Webinars

Aug

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CEO of All of Us participates in Washington Post’s Live Event

Posted by on August 31st, 2020 0 comments Tags: , ,

Josh Denny, MD, Chief Executive Officer of the All of Us Research Program, recently participated in the Washington Post’s Live “America’s Health Future”, a series that highlights innovative ways healthcare is being provided. The latest conversation included the impact COVID-19 and data collection during a pandemic could have on the future of the healthcare system…. Read More »

Posted in: All of Us, Public Health

Aug

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NIH MedlinePlus Magazine

Posted by on August 19th, 2020 0 comments Tags: , ,

The NIH MedlinePlus Magazine August 2020 issue is now available! Read about vaccinations, treatments for traumatic brain injuries, and what you need to know about strokes, among other topics. As always, the magazine is available in Spanish as well. Subscribe to have it delivered in print or electronically.

Posted in: General, Health Information

Aug

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Advancing the Response to COVID-19: Sharing Promising Programs and Practices for Racial and Ethnic Minority Communities

Posted by on August 19th, 2020 0 comments Tags: , ,

The HHS Office of Minority Health (OMH) is hosting a virtual symposium on Thursday, September 17, 2020 to highlight state, tribal, territorial and community-based efforts to address COVID-19 among racial and ethnic minority populations. The Advancing the Response to COVID-19: Sharing Promising Programs and Practices for Racial and Ethnic Minority Communities virtual symposium will feature national,… Read More »

Posted in: Minority Health Concerns, Public Health, Webinars

Aug

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PubMed Central In Depth

Posted by on August 19th, 2020 0 comments Tags: ,

Join us for next month’s NNLM Resource Picks to learn about PubMed Central. PubMed Central® (PMC) is a free full-text archive of biomedical and life sciences journal literature at the U.S. National Institutes of Health’s National Library of Medicine (NIH/NLM). In this one-hour webinar, Kathryn Funk, provide an overview of her work at PMC. Kathryn… Read More »

Posted in: Webinars

Aug

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Join the Healthy People 2030 Launch Webcast

Posted by on August 11th, 2020 0 comments Tags: , ,

On August 18, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) will unveil the latest edition of Healthy People! Healthy People 2030 is a set of science-based, 10-year national objectives for improving health and well-being in the United States. During the webcast, we’ll highlight the new Healthy People 2030 goals and objectives and provide… Read More »

Posted in: Health Information, Public Health, Webinars, Websites

Aug

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“Compassion in Action” Webinar Series

Posted by on August 11th, 2020 0 comments Tags: , ,

The Compassion in Action Webinar Series will describe ways faith and community groups are addressing the needs of those with mental illness and their caregivers. Through the Compassion in Action Guide and this webinar series, the hope is to encourage more faith communities to walk with and provide community for a lifetime to people with… Read More »

Posted in: Chronic Disease, Health Information, Health Information Literacy, Mental Health, Webinars

Aug

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Cyber Safety Resources for Children and Families

Posted by on August 11th, 2020 0 comments Tags: , , ,

More and more of our time is spent online and though the internet is an excellent way for children to learn, connect with friends, and have fun, but it can also be a confusing and overwhelming place at times. From cyberbullying to phishing scams, kids need to understand how to navigate the risks they face… Read More »

Posted in: Children and Teens

Aug

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Activity Books Teach about Nutrition in Ojibwe/English

Posted by on August 6th, 2020 0 comments Tags: , , , ,

Minwanjige, Mino-bimaadizi (Eat Well/ Live Well) activity books provide children with coloring pages, nutrition facts, recipes, and more in Ojibwe and English. The activity books are free to download from the University of Minnesota, Duluth and are available for Kindergarten and 1st-2nd Graders. These books were created by Anna Wirta Kosobuski, Rachel King-Siert, Teague Goodsky,… Read More »

Posted in: Children and Teens, Minority Health Concerns, Multilingual, Public Library

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