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October is Health Literacy Month!

Posted by on October 18th, 2018

Health Literacy Month is celebrated annually in October. The theme for Health Literacy Month is “Be a Health Literacy Hero.”

Posted in: Advocacy, Consumer Health, Outreach

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Celebra y Prepárate for Hispanic Heritage Month!

Posted by on September 26th, 2018

NNLM PSR Consumer Health Librarian Nora Franco writes about celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month and highlights the 2018 themes from Listo.gov, including resources in English and Spanish, with tips for effective disaster preparedness plans.

Posted in: Advocacy, Blog, Emergency Preparedness and Response, Public Health

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Call for Volunteers: NNLM Wikipedia Edit-a-thon on November 7 Focusing on Women’s Health!

Posted by on September 26th, 2018

Join the call to participate in the next NNLM Wikipedia Edit-a-thon on Wednesday, November 7, focusing on the topic of women’s health!

Posted in: Advocacy, Announcements, Consumer Health, NLM Products, Public Health, Training

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Feedback Requested: Respond to the NNLM PSR Funding Award Survey by October 5!

Posted by on September 20th, 2018

We invite your participation in NNLM PSR’s Funding Awards survey! Please submit responses by Friday, October 5.

Posted in: Advocacy, Announcements, Funding

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Comics’ Medicinal Value Featured in NLM Traveling Exhibit Hosted by San Diego Public Library

Posted by on August 20th, 2018

Laura Kyle, Arts and Culture Exhibitions Assistant at San Diego Public Library, writes about hosting the NLM traveling exhibit, “Graphic Medicine: Ill-Conceived & Well-Drawn,” in July 2018. The display received heavy viewing traffic, benefiting from its proximity to the annual Comic-Con event held at the San Diego Convention Center.

Posted in: Advocacy, Consumer Health, NLM Products, Outreach

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