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December 16 Informational Webinar on the Draft NIH Policy for Data Management and Sharing

Posted by on December 5th, 2019

NIH will be hosting an informational public webinar on the Draft NIH Policy for Data Management and Sharing and Supplemental Draft Guidance on Monday, December 16, from 6:30 to 11:00 a.m. PST. The purpose of this webinar is to provide information on the draft policy and answer any clarifying questions about the public comment process…. Read More »

Posted in: Announcements, Communications Tools, Data, Education & Training

Nov

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NIH MedlinePlus Magazine Fall 2019 Now Available Online!

Posted by on November 21st, 2019

The Fall 2019 issue of NIH MedlinePlus Magazine is now available! Featured in the issue is NBA star, Kevin Love, who talks about his experiences with anxiety and the importance of removing stigma surrounding men and mental health. In addition, the issue features articles on stuttering, family medical history, Lewy body dementia and sleep. NIH… Read More »

Posted in: Communications Tools, Consumer Health, MedlinePlus, NLM Resources

Nov

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NLM Announces First Venues Selected for Exhibitions Connect Initiative!

Posted by on November 21st, 2019 Tags: ,

The National Library of Medicine has announced the first fourteen (14) sites selected as part of Exhibitions Connect, an initiative that encourages host venues to engage with and disseminate NLM health information resources to their communities as part of the experience of hosting NLM banner exhibitions. Over forty libraries responded to the Call for Requests… Read More »

Posted in: Announcements, Communications Tools, Education & Training, NLM Resources, Public Health

Nov

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MedlinePlus News

Posted by on November 15th, 2019

MedlinePlus has retired the How to Write Easy-to-Read Health Materials page in English and Spanish. Guides for creating health materials for a general audience are available from the National Institutes of Health, the HHS Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, and others. You can also explore the resources in the updated MedlinePlus topic on… Read More »

Posted in: Communications Tools, Consumer Health, Health Literacy, MedlinePlus, NLM Resources

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American Indian/Alaska Native Health and Arctic Health Portals Will Retire on December 16!

Posted by on November 15th, 2019 Tags: ,

The American Indian and Alaska Native Health portal will be retired on December 16, 2019. Visit the MedlinePlus American Indian and Alaska Native Health page for information about this topic. The Arctic Health portal moved to a new home on September 28, 2018, with the University of Alaska at Anchorage. Content from NLM-hosted Arctic Health… Read More »

Posted in: Announcements, Communications Tools, Consumer Health, MedlinePlus, NLM Resources, Public Health

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