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Sep

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NNLM Reading Club Explores Environmental Health

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

Your health is a product of your genetics, lifestyle and environment. This month the NNLM Reading Club examines the third component of that critical trio. Environmental health plays a role in a host of social issues facing our society, from how to ensure drinking water is safe, to what kinds of risks we should take… Read More »

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

Aug

05

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Gain Perspective on Pandemics with the NNLM Reading Club

Posted by on August 5th, 2020 0 comments Tags: , , , , ,

Diving into fiction can help us understand more about the realities we face. As day-to- day life continues to be shaped by the COVID-19 pandemic, NNLM Reading Club calls your attention to three literary works focusing on the impact of pandemics or infectious disease. The NNLM All of Us Community Engagement Network is pleased to… Read More »

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

Jul

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July NNLM Reading Club on Racism and Health: Black Maternal Health

Posted by on July 6th, 2020 0 comments Tags: , , , , , , ,

Bring your book-discussion group into one of the central conversations impacting our nation as the NNLM Reading Club focuses on Racism and Health for its July reading selections, with special attention to Black maternal health. The three selections explore motherhood through the experiences of Black women in different ways. NNLM encourages you to use one… Read More »

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

Jun

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Join us for an author talk: The Digital Doctor in the Age of COVID-19

Posted by on June 17th, 2020 0 comments Tags: , , , , , ,

The NNLM Reading Club announces the launch of NNLM Reading Club Presents…. NNLM Reading Club Presents… are web-based author talks that highlight timely health issues brought to light by the NNLM Reading Club. NNLM Reading Club Presents… gives libraries and their readers a chance to hear directly from authors, then engage in a question-and-answer session with them…. Read More »

Posted in: All of Us, Digital Health Literacy, Health Literacy/Consumer Health, News From NNLM PNR

May

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Explore Digital Health Literacy with the NNLM Reading Club

Posted by on May 29th, 2020 0 comments Tags: , , , , ,

Much of our healthcare today runs on digital devices. Think telehealth or telemedicine; electronic health record (EHR) or electronic medical record (EMR); mobile health apps (mHealth); emailing your doctor and more. While this connectivity is helpful, healthcare consumers or patients need to have digital health literacy to effectively partner in their health care. There are… Read More »

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

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