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August 2019 Issue of NIH News in Health Now Available!

Posted by on August 7th, 2019

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: Period Problems: Fibroids, Endometriosis, and Other Issues Getting your period is a fact of life for most women. But every woman’s period is different. How do… Read More »

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

Jul

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Register Now for NNLM Disaster Preparedness Webinar on August 28

Posted by on July 24th, 2019

Registration is available for the free webinar Are You Ready? Essential Disaster Health Information Resources for Keeping Your Loved Ones Safe, hosted by the NNLM New England Region on August 28, 11:00am-12:00pm PDT. Get ready for September and National Preparedness Month with NLM disaster health information and other emergency preparedness resources for community educators, families,… Read More »

Posted in: Consumer Health, Education & Training, Emergency Preparedness and Response, NLM Resources, Public Health

Jul

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NNLM Webinar on August 7, “Graphic Public Health: Comics for Health Literacy, Health Promotion, and Advocacy”

Posted by on July 9th, 2019 Tags:

Registration is now available for the one-hour NNLM webinar on Wednesday, August 7, at 11:00 AM PDT, Graphic Public Health: Comics for Health Literacy, Health Promotion, and Advocacy, hosted by the New England Region. The medium of comics is uniquely suited for conveying health information in engaging, economical, and culturally sensitive ways. Comic narratives also… Read More »

Posted in: Communications Tools, Education & Training, Health Literacy, Public Health

Jul

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POPLINE Database to Retire on September 1, 2019!

Posted by on July 8th, 2019 Tags:

POPLINE has been a valuable resource to the population, family planning, and reproductive health community for over 40 years. The collection of more than 400,000 records has provided students and researchers worldwide with access to journal articles, reports, books, unpublished resources, and full-text documents (to users in low- and middle-income countries). POPLINE is managed by… Read More »

Posted in: Announcements, Consumer Health, NLM Resources, Public Health, Search Tools

Jul

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July 2019 Issue of NIH News in Health Now Available!

Posted by on July 1st, 2019

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: Beyond Games: Using Virtual Reality to Improve Health Virtual reality is being tested for easing pain, fear, and movement disorders. Hypnosis for Health: Can Trances Work?… Read More »

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

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