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Apr

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Science anytime, anywhere: Celebrate Citizen Science Month with the NNLM Reading Club

Posted by on April 1st, 2020 0 comments Tags: , , , , ,

Citizen science is collaborative research done by everyday people, anytime, anywhere, to help answer questions scientists can’t answer alone. In order to turn curiosity into impact, Citizen Science Month is recognized annually in April to promote all things citizen science. Libraries can serve as a hub for citizen science in their communities by mobilizing patrons… Read More »

Posted in: All of Us, Blog, Citizen Science, Health Literacy/Consumer Health, News From NNLM PNR, Public Libraries

Mar

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DataFlash: 2020 RDAP

Posted by on March 18th, 2020 0 comments Tags: , , ,

This past March 2020 RDAP was hosted in Santa Fe, New Mexico.  Unfortunately, I was not able to attend in person, but I was able to catch the conference virtually.  The keynote speaker was incredibly informative and knowledgeable and of course, very articulate and engaging.  For me, the highlight of the Summit was the keynote… Read More »

Posted in: Blog, Data Science, Health Literacy/Consumer Health, Public Health, Training & Education

Feb

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March NNLM Reading Club Celebrates Nutrition

Posted by on February 26th, 2020 0 comments Tags: , , , , , ,

Good nutrition, combined with physical activity, can help you to reach and maintain a healthy weight, reduce your risk of chronic diseases, and promote your overall health. Unfortunately, social factors such as poverty or inadequate food options may lead to obesity, malnourishment, and poor health. National Nutrition Month®, recognized each year during the month of March,… Read More »

Posted in: All of Us, Blog, Health Literacy/Consumer Health, Health Observances, News From NNLM PNR, Public Libraries

Feb

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Now Showing: Human Genetics Film Kits!

Posted by on February 24th, 2020 1 comment Tags: , , , ,

Announcing the NNLM Human Genetics Film Kit! Through our partnership with the NIH All of Us Research program, we are providing free film kits to up to 250 public libraries across the United States. Because we know how difficult programming and resources for providing health information can be in small and rural libraries with limited… Read More »

Posted in: All of Us, Blog, Health Literacy/Consumer Health, News From NNLM PNR, Public Libraries

Feb

03

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Free Webinar: The Importance of Digital Literacy and Its Impact on Understanding Health Information

Posted by on February 3rd, 2020 0 comments Tags: , , , , , ,

Technology is continuing to improve, and more and more people are looking online for health information, managing care, and trusted advice. Despite the increasing use, there is a digital divide for many individuals that greatly impact their ability to find and access trusted quality health information. Wisconsin Health Literacy developed a digital health literacy program,… Read More »

Posted in: Blog, Health Literacy/Consumer Health, News from NNLM, Public Libraries

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