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Apr

24

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Health Disparities PubMed Special Query Updated

Posted by on April 24th, 2019 Tags:

This month the topic-specific PubMed Special Query, Health Disparities, was updated to include terms and resources on gender and sexual minorities. The search now retrieves over 230,000 citations. The search strategy uses MeSH headings to retrieve indexed citations, plus title and abstract words to obtain other unindexed citations. You may use additional features of PubMed… Read More »

Posted in: Communications Tools, Health Disparities, NLM Resources, Public Health, PubMed, Search Tools

Apr

08

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Recording for the NNLM Resource Picks Webinar on ToxTutor Now Available!

Posted by on April 8th, 2019

The archived recording of the March 27 session for the NNLM collaborative webinar series, NNLM Resource Picks, is available. The topic is ToxTutor, a self-paced tutorial covering key principles of toxicology for users of the National Library of Medicine (NLM) chemical and toxicology databases. The webinar is presented by Dr. Pertti (Bert) Hakkinen, the Senior… Read More »

Posted in: Consumer Health, Education & Training, Environmental Health and Toxicology, NLM Resources, Public Health

Apr

03

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NLM Releases Newly Revised Health Statistics Tutorial!

Posted by on April 3rd, 2019

The National Information Center on Health Services Research and Health Care Technology (NICHSR) at NLM has just announced the release of the newly revised tutorial, Finding and Using Health Statistics. Written by staff at AcademyHealth, this tutorial is aimed at students, librarians, and other professionals interested in an introduction to the principles behind health statistics…. Read More »

Posted in: Communications Tools, Education & Training, NLM Resources, Public Health

Apr

01

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April 2019 Issue of NIH News in Health Now Available!

Posted by on April 1st, 2019

Check out the April 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: Cancer Care Widens Its Reach: Reducing Cancer Health Disparities Researchers are looking at ways to expand access to cancer prevention and treatment. The Inflamed Brain: Recognizing… Read More »

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

Mar

06

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March 2019 Issue of NIH News in Health Now Available!

Posted by on March 6th, 2019

Check out the March 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: The Skinny on Fat: The Good, the Bad, and Unknown Find out which fats to add to your diet and which to replace. Practicing Gratitude: Ways… Read More »

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

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