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Dec

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A New Year’s Resolution

Posted by on December 26th, 2019 0 comments Tags: , , , , ,

Another year is coming upon us and so is another year of New Year’s resolutions. What will it be this year? A popular resolution is to exercise. So this begs the question how much exercise?  The answer can be found in MedlinePlus. Most adults should work out between 2 to 5 hours a week. At… Read More »

Posted in: Blog

Dec

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NNLM NER Funding Applications Now Open

Posted by on December 18th, 2019 0 comments Tags: , ,

The NNLM NER is happy to announce that Request for Proposals (RFPs) for funding in the upcoming year (2020-2021) have been posted and we are accepting applications. Awarded projects will start May 1, 2020 and run through April 30, 2021. Please review the information found on our Funding Opportunities page (https://nnlm.gov/ner/funding). You will find the… Read More »

Posted in: Announcements, Funded Project

Dec

16

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Graphic Medicine for Kids and Teens

Posted by on December 16th, 2019 0 comments Tags: , ,

Graphic Medicine is comic books and graphic novels that cover topics of health and wellness.  The visual format makes the information easier to understand and digest.  By reading a personal, non-fiction story, we can learn about issues we may not have experienced ourselves.  These stories can also help us feel less alone in our own lives…. Read More »

Posted in: Graphic Medicine

Dec

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Call for Proposals: 2020 New England Graphic Medicine Conference

Posted by on December 9th, 2019 0 comments Tags: ,

Hey New England, do you have something to say about graphic medicine?  Are you a librarian with a unique approach to integrating graphic medicine into your collections and outreach?  Are you a creator with a unique approach to creation and dissemination? Are you a researcher with insights into how graphic medicine can be used for… Read More »

Posted in: Graphic Medicine

Dec

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Rural America: Impact of Disability on Poverty and Health

Posted by on December 6th, 2019 0 comments Tags: , ,

On Nov 14, 2019, the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) released the annual “Rural America at a Glance” report. The USDA’s Economic Research Service (ERS) issues this 6-page report. The ERS studies Rural Poverty and Well-being with a focus on the economic, social, spatial, temporal and demographic factors that affect the poverty status of… Read More »

Posted in: Public Health

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