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NIH MedlinePlus Magazine Winter 2018 Issue Available Online!

Posted by on March 12th, 2018

The Winter 2018 issue of NIH MedlinePlus Magazine is now available! Featured in the issue is Emmy and Golden Globe award-winning actor, Jim Parsons. Parsons recently produced and narrated First in Human, a Discovery Channel documentary series that followed four patients at the NIH Clinical Center. He discussed his experiences visiting NIH and learning directly… Read More »

Posted in: All of Us, Clinical Trials, Consumer Health, MedlinePlus, NLM Resources



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New MedlinePlus Feature: Healthy Recipe of the Week!

Posted by on February 16th, 2018

On February 9, MedlinePlus released the new feature, Healthy Recipe of the Week, intended to spotlight recipes provided by NIH institutes. Recipes use fat-free milk, small amounts of vegetable oil, lean cuts of meat, poultry without the skin, fish, beans, fruits, vegetables, and lots of fresh herbs and spices for flavor. Try the first recipe for healthy beef casserole today. Bon… Read More »

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



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NIH MedlinePlus Salud Winter 2017 Issue Now Available!

Posted by on January 13th, 2018

The Winter 2017 issue of NIH MedlinePlus the Magazine is now available online! Featured on the front cover of the issue is the Black Eyed Peas’ Taboo, who speaks out about his fight with cancer. The issue also discusses journalist Liz Hernandez and how Alzheimer’s has affected her family, breast cancer and Latinas, latest ashthma… Read More »

Posted in: Consumer Health, MedlinePlus, NLM Resources



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NLM Resources for Cervical Health Awareness Month

Posted by on January 4th, 2018

January is Cervical Health Awareness Month. The National Library of Medicine resources MedlinePlus and HealthReach provide resources in multiple languages on such topics as cervical cancer screening and HPV, including: It’s a Simple Test – Cervical Cancer Screening (15 languages) – This one-page handout educates women about regular pap tests for cervical cancer screening. It… Read More »

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



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NLM Resources for Meeting Health Goals in 2018!

Posted by on January 3rd, 2018

National Library of Medicine online resources provide tools to improve your safety, fitness, and diet in the new year! Following are a few examples of how NLM can help you meet your health goals for 2018: Resolution: Be prepared. Use this list of Disaster Apps for Your Digital Go Bag, to be prepared for emergencies… Read More »

Posted in: Consumer Health, MedlinePlus, NLM Resources

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