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NLM Resources to Relieve Holiday Stress

Posted by on December 14th, 2017

The holiday season can be a time of joy, but it can also be a time of major stress. Financial worries, family expectations, and other causes of stress may lead to both mental and physical symptoms; such as depression, irritability, and digestive problems. Find ways to help relieve stress during the holidays with National Library of… Read More »

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

Dec

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NLM’s Outreach and Special Populations Branch Announces Retirement of Social Media Accounts

Posted by on December 13th, 2017

The NLM Outreach and Special Populations Branch (OSPB) will be retiring the following pages and social media accounts in January 2018: Twitter Account @NLM_OSP: This account will be retired on January 1, 2018. For health information resources for specific populations, follow @NLM_SIS. NLM 4 Caregivers: The NLM 4 Caregivers project page and all related social media… Read More »

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

Dec

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NLM Resources in Multiple Languages for National Influenza Vaccination Week

Posted by on December 6th, 2017

December 3-9 is National Influenza Vaccination Week, and the National Library of Medicine offers resources to learn about the flu vaccine on MedlinePlus and through resources available in multiple languages on HealthReach. Materials about flu vaccines on HealthReach include illustrated handouts to educate people about the seasonal flu, a poster in multiple languages on how to fight the… Read More »

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

Dec

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MedlinePlus Health Topic Printing Enhancement!

Posted by on December 4th, 2017

NLM’s MedlinePlus team has announced the release of an enhancement that allows users to choose what they want to print from a health topic web page: just the summary text, or the full page including the summary and all links. Users need to click the grey printer button on the page to choose an option:… Read More »

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

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New NLM E-learning Training Course: HIV/AIDS Information Resources

Posted by on November 29th, 2017

The 30-minute online course, HIV/AIDS Information Resources from the National Library of Medicine, is designed to provide valuable health information resources from NLM and other reliable sources to increase awareness of the abundance of treatment information and educational materials that are available online. Resources covered inclue AIDSource, AIDSinfo®, ClinicalTrials.gov, MedlinePlus®, PubMed®/MEDLINE®, and Public Health Partners…. Read More »

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

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