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Mar

07

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PLA and NNLM Teaming up to Raise Awareness of the National Institute of Health’s All of Us Research Program

Posted by on March 7th, 2019 0 comments

The National Network of Libraries of Medicine (NNLM) and the Public Library Association (PLA) have joined together to raise awareness and support of the National Institutes of Health’s All of Us Research Program. The NNLM and PLA have worked together to increase health literacy through programming and consumer health information over the last couple of… Read More »

Posted in: All of Us, News from NNLM, Public Libraries

Feb

20

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Consumer Health Minute: Health Information Evaluation

Posted by on February 20th, 2019 0 comments Tags: ,

Do your patrons look for health information on not so credible websites? Are they asking for the latest diet or weight loss books? Are they fans of celebrity doctors who have their own TV show or website? Do they follow celebrities who like to provide their fans with ‘professional’ health information? Do you cringe inside… Read More »

Posted in: Health Literacy/Consumer Health, Public Libraries

Feb

13

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PNR Rendezvous- All of Us Partnership

Posted by on February 13th, 2019 0 comments Tags: , ,

Many of you have been hearing about the work of our All of Us Community Engagement Coordinator, Michele Spatz.  Michele has been highlighting the NIH All of Us Research Program in our region. This program is hoping to gather data from 1 million or more participants to help improve health through precision medicine and to… Read More »

Posted in: All of Us, News from Network Members, News From NNLM PNR, Public Libraries, Training & Education

Feb

04

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Measles Outbreak in Washington State

Posted by on February 4th, 2019 0 comments Tags: ,

Many of you are aware of the recent measles outbreak in Washington state and so it is of particular concern for the PNR region. The vast majority of these cases are in Clark county,  43 cases have been reported and 32 are children under the age of 10. Of those cases 37 had not been… Read More »

Posted in: Health Literacy/Consumer Health, Public Health, Public Libraries

Jan

23

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Celebrate American Heart Month with the NNLM Reading Club!

Posted by on January 23rd, 2019 0 comments Tags: , ,

The NNLM All of Us Community Engagement Network is pleased to announce its three book selections in support of American Heart Month, a February National Health Observance. Heart: A History by Sandeep Jauhar Beautiful Affliction by Lene Fogelberg This Heart of Mine: a Novel by C.C. Hunter To learn more about each of these titles, download… Read More »

Posted in: All of Us, Blog, Health Literacy/Consumer Health, Health Observances, K-12, News From NNLM PNR, Public Libraries

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