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NNLM Training Office Announces New MedlinePlus Training!

Posted by on August 16th, 2019

The NNLM Training Office recently announced a new online, on demand, training opportunity: MedlinePlus for Public Librarians. MedlinePlus is the National Institutes of Health web resource for the public on all things health and medical related. Need information on a disease or condition? A drug, herb or supplement? A medical or diagnostic test? A healthy… Read More »

Posted in: Announcements, Consumer Health, Education & Training, MedlinePlus, NLM Resources



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August 2019 Issue of NIH News in Health Now Available!

Posted by on August 7th, 2019

Check out the August issue of NIH News in Health, the monthly newsletter bringing you practical health news and tips based on the latest NIH research. In this issue: Period Problems: Fibroids, Endometriosis, and Other Issues Getting your period is a fact of life for most women. But every woman’s period is different. How do… Read More »

Posted in: Consumer Health, NLM Resources, Non-NLM Resources, Public Health



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MedlinePlus Healthy Recipes Gets Reorganized!

Posted by on July 29th, 2019 Tags:

The MedlinePlus Healthy Recipes page was recently reorganized into 11 categories: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Salads, Side Dishes, Soups, Snacks, Dips, Salsas, and Sauces, Breads, and Desserts. Each category has its own landing page. Bon appetit!

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



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Register Now for NNLM Disaster Preparedness Webinar on August 28

Posted by on July 24th, 2019

Registration is available for the free webinar Are You Ready? Essential Disaster Health Information Resources for Keeping Your Loved Ones Safe, hosted by the NNLM New England Region on August 28, 11:00am-12:00pm PDT. Get ready for September and National Preparedness Month with NLM disaster health information and other emergency preparedness resources for community educators, families,… Read More »

Posted in: Consumer Health, Education & Training, Emergency Preparedness and Response, NLM Resources, Public Health



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POPLINE Database to Retire on September 1, 2019!

Posted by on July 8th, 2019 Tags:

POPLINE has been a valuable resource to the population, family planning, and reproductive health community for over 40 years. The collection of more than 400,000 records has provided students and researchers worldwide with access to journal articles, reports, books, unpublished resources, and full-text documents (to users in low- and middle-income countries). POPLINE is managed by… Read More »

Posted in: Announcements, Consumer Health, NLM Resources, Public Health, Search Tools

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