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August 2018 Issue of NIH News in Health Now Available!

Posted by on August 6th, 2018

Check out the August 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: Bionic Movements: Connecting Mind and Machine New technologies are helping restore independence for those who have lost use of a limb. Care and Connection: Loneliness Affects… Read More »

Posted in: Consumer Health, Public Health

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NLM Announces Digitization of Materials from the Leonidas H. Berry Papers

Posted by on July 16th, 2018

The National Library of Medicine has announced new public access to over 1,600 letters, photographs, and other materials selected and newly-digitized from the Leonidas H. Berry Papers 1907-1982 archival collection, celebrating the career and personal life of the trailblazing physician and civil rights advocate. Social justice activist, medical pioneer, and influential member of the African… Read More »

Posted in: Announcements, Communications Tools, Consumer Health, Education & Training, Health Disparities, NLM Resources, Public Health, Search Tools

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AHRQ National Guideline Clearinghouse (NGC) Website Ceasing Operations July 16

Posted by on July 9th, 2018

An announcement posted on the National Guideline Clearinghouse (NGC) website states that “because federal funding through AHRQ will no longer be available to support the NGC,” the site will shut down after July 16. A similar AHRQ online database, the National Quality Measures Clearinghouse, also will close up shop after July 16. The NGC debuted… Read More »

Posted in: Announcements, Communications Tools, Healthcare Professionals, Non-NLM Resources, Public Health, Search Tools

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June 2018 Midday at the Oasis Webinar Recording Now Available!

Posted by on July 5th, 2018

On June 20, NNLM PSR presented Libraries and the All of Us Research Program: Opportunities for Community Engagement in Public Libraries for the Midday at the Oasis monthly webinar. Kelli Ham, NNLM PSR Community Engagement Librarian, provided an overview of the NIH All of Us Research Program and ways in which NNLM will support new… Read More »

Posted in: All of Us, Consumer Health, Health Disparities, Public Health

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July 2018 Issue of NIH News in Health Now Available!

Posted by on July 2nd, 2018

Check out the July 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: Preparing for Menopause: A Woman’s Midlife Change Menopause is a phase of life that brings gradual changes. Learn ways to manage the mid-life transition. Acne Breakouts:… Read More »

Posted in: Consumer Health, Public Health

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