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Tox Town: Nuevo recurso en español de la Biblioteca Nacional de Medicina

Posted by on March 21st, 2008 0 comments

Tox Town is now available in both English, http://toxtown.nlm.nih.gov and en español, http://toxtown.nlm.nih.gov/espanol. Visitors can learn in English or in Spanish about environmental health concerns and over 30 toxic chemicals in these imaginary neighborhoods: a City, Farm, Town, US-Mexico Border, and Port. In either language, Tox Town uses neighborhood scenes along with color, graphics, sounds,… Read More »

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What’s up dawg?

Posted by on March 21st, 2008 0 comments

American Idol’s Randy Jackson is the featured celebrity in the March issue of the MedlinePlus Magazine. Check out the latest issue to learn more about Randy Jackson’s experiences with controlling his diabetes. That’s what’s up dawg! MedlinePlus Magazine is the NLM quarterly guide for patients and families. It brings the latest and most authoritative medical… Read More »

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Medical Library Association Health Information Literacy Project

Posted by on March 18th, 2008 0 comments

Congratulations to Martha Prescott at Berkshire Medical Center Health Sciences Library in Pittsfield, MA for being chosen as a pilot site for the MLA Health Information Literacy project. Martha will be the first librarian in our region to pilot a new health information literacy curriculum designed to increase health care providers’ knowledge of health information… Read More »

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HRSA Unified Health Communication Course Approved for MLA 5 Contact Hours

Posted by on March 18th, 2008 0 comments

The free online course, “Unified Health Communication 101:Addressing Health Literacy, Cultural Competency, and Limited English Proficiency,” developed by the Health Resources and Services Administration’s (HRSA), has now been approved for 5 MLA Continuing Education Contact Hours. This interactive training course will help you: improve your patient communication skills increase your awareness and knowledge of the… Read More »

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NIH News in Health – March issue

Posted by on March 14th, 2008 0 comments

The March issue of NIH News in Health is here! NIH News in Health is a consumer health newsletter with practical tips to improve your health. You can find it online at: http://newsinhealth.nih.gov. This month’s front page story is “Making and Maintaining Muscle: How Much Protein Do You Need?” Other articles in this month’s edition… Read More »

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