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Jun

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June 2019 Issue of NIH News in Health Now Available!

Posted by on June 3rd, 2019

Check out the June 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: Parenting Teens: Guiding Kids Through Turbulent Years Teens must try new things to figure out who they are. Learn how to guide them toward healthier and… Read More »

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

May

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New NNLM Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Webinar Series Begins June 19!

Posted by on May 29th, 2019 Tags: , ,

With a unique collaboration of NNLM, the Medical Library Association, and the Association of Academic Health Science Libraries, registration is now available for all sessions of the just announced webinar series, Nine Conversations that Matter to Health Sciences Librarians with Jessica Pettitt. The series begins on June 19 with Diversity & Social Justice: A Starting… Read More »

Posted in: Announcements, Communications Tools, Consumer Health, Education & Training, General, Non-NLM Resources

May

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NLM Launches a New Exhibition about the Rubella Vaccine

Posted by on May 22nd, 2019

In recognition of the 50th anniversary of the first commercially available vaccine to prevent rubella, the National Library of Medicine has announced Rashes to Research: Scientists and Parents Confront the Rubella Epidemic of 1964, a new banner exhibition and companion online adaptation, opening June 3. It will be on display through September 25 in NLM’s… Read More »

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

May

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NNLM Webinar on June 19: Libraries Connecting You to Coverage

Posted by on May 21st, 2019 Tags:

The NNLM Pacific Northwest Region is hosting a one-hour webinar on June 19 at 1:00 PM PDT focusing on the Public Library Association’s (PLA) health insurance education initiative, Libraries Connecting You to Coverage. The session will help public library staff better understand the importance of health insurance literacy, how to promote accurate health information and… Read More »

Posted in: Communications Tools, Consumer Health, Education & Training, Health Literacy, Public Health

May

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New MedlinePlus Videos!

Posted by on May 20th, 2019

NLM’s MedlinePlus team has launched a new resource,¬†MedlinePlus Videos for hosted NLM video content.¬†Five animated videos in English and four in Spanish explain topics in health and medicine, and answer frequently asked questions about diseases, health conditions, and wellness issues. Videos are accompanied by outline and transcript. Currently featured are naloxone usage in opioid overdose,… Read More »

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

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