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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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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

Nov

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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

Nov

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NLM Releases New “About MedlinePlus” Website Information

Posted by on November 13th, 2019

The information about MedlinePlus on the website has been expanded and updated, with the following highlights: New pages for general information about MedlinePlus, using MedlinePlus, and information for web developers. A message from NLM Director Dr. Patricia Flatley Brennan A new overview of MedlinePlus (with a printable PDF version coming soon) New citation format examples… Read More »

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

Oct

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Recording for the Midday at the Oasis Webinar on Health Information Needs of Immigrant Populations Now Available!

Posted by on October 31st, 2019

On October 16, NNLM PSR hosted Health Information Needs of Immigrant Populations for the Midday at the Oasis webinar series. In this session, Carli Zegers, PhD, APRN-NP, FNP-BC, Assistant Professor, University of Missouri-Kansas School of Nursing and Health Studies; Edwin Rodarte, Senior Librarian, Emerging Technologies & Collections, Los Angeles Public Library; and Nora Franco, NNLM… Read More »

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

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