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Mosquito Control Awareness Week

Posted by on June 27th, 2016 0 comments

It’s Mosquito Control Awareness week! Below are some great resources for learning how to protect yourself from mosquito bites and the diseases they may carry, as well as controlling mosquitoes inside and outside of your home. Environmental Protection Agency: https://www.epa.gov/mosquitocontrol Center for Disease Control: http://blogs.cdc.gov/publichealthmatters/2016/06/mosquito-control-awareness-week/ MedlinePlus: https://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/news/fullstory_159168.html National Institutes of Health: https://newsinhealth.nih.gov/issue/apr2016/feature2

Posted in: Consumer Health, General (All Entries), Public Health



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National HIV Testing Day

Posted by on June 24th, 2016 0 comments

Monday, June 27th is National HIV Testing Day. The National Library of Medicine and the National Institutes of Health provide some fantastic resources to learn more about screening and diagnosis for HIV/AIDS. Know your status! MedlinePlus: https://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/ency/article/003538.htm AIDSinfo: https://aidsinfo.nih.gov/ AIDSource: https://aids.nlm.nih.gov/topic/1173/prevention/1183/testing

Posted in: Consumer Health, General (All Entries), Public Health



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Classes, Training Opportunities, and New Recordings Available Now!

Posted by on June 22nd, 2016 0 comments

Classes and Training Opportunities PubMed for Librarians Series – Sponsored by the NN/LM Training Office / 5 webinars (choose any or all) / Starts June 27, 2016 Registration details removed. NLM Express: Saving Time with PubMed Subject-Specific Queries! – Co-sponsored by MAR and NN/LM Pacific Southwest Region / webinar / July 7, 2016 4pm-5pm ET… Read More »

Posted in: Education, General (All Entries)



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CMS Bulletins

Posted by on June 17th, 2016 0 comments

ASPR TRACIE is sharing information released today from CMS Bulletins for Medicare Providers and for Medicaid Private Market with guidance on Zika virus. Please see below for more information.   CMS Bulletin for Medicare Providers: The bulletin will serve to inform Medicaid agencies and interested stakeholders about how Medicaid services and authorities can help states and territories… Read More »

Posted in: Clinical Alerts, Disaster / Emergency Preparedness



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June is Men’s Health Month: 3 Resources from NLM

Posted by on June 16th, 2016 0 comments

June is Men’s Health Month, and the National Library of Medicine (NLM) offers a variety of trustworthy resources on important men’s health topics, such as prostate and testicular cancers, depression, heart disease, and HIV.  Here are just a few of the men’s health resources to be found through NLM databases: MedlinePlus – MedlinePlus from NLM… Read More »

Posted in: Consumer Health



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Upcoming Training Opportunities

Posted by on June 8th, 2016 0 comments

Below are some great NLM and NN/LM training opportunities for you to take advantage of this week and next.  These are open to everyone, so feel free to share widely! Happening Friday!  Finding Systematic Reviews at PubMed Health and PubMed – Sponsored by NN/LM Training Office / webinar / June 10, 2016 noon – 12:30pm… Read More »

Posted in: Education



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Help Wanted: Special Advisory Group Members

Posted by on June 6th, 2016 0 comments

For 2016-2021, NN/LM MAR will be focusing outreach efforts to reach new populations and organizations providing health information services that will benefit from access to the NN/LM and NLM’s evidence-based biomedical and health information resources. These include: public health workers; community health workers; patient educators; extension professionals; staff at Area Health Education Centers, rural health… Read More »

Posted in: @ the RML, Outreach

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