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Mar

03

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Fortify Your Knowledge

Posted by on March 3rd, 2021 0 comments Tags: , , , , ,

The NNLM Reading Club in March examines the food we eat and all the factors that make it bad, good or better for us. T. Colin Campbell, whose previous books include best-seller The China Study, covers the nutrition industry and its impact on both our health and the practice of science with The Future of… Read More »

Posted in: All of Us, Health Literacy, News From NNLM PNR, Public Libraries

Feb

18

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Consumer Health Minute: Consumer Health Collection Management

Posted by on February 18th, 2021 0 comments Tags: , , , , , ,

Many of you may be familiar with our consumer health classes that we offer for free and are eligible towards obtaining the Medical Library Association’s (MLA) Consumer Health Information Specialization (CHIS). Many attendees have expressed concern about what resources to include in their library collections, especially print. Print health information resources are a conundrum as… Read More »

Posted in: Health Literacy, Public Libraries, Training & Education

Feb

05

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Pop-up Library: Wellness Edition

Posted by on February 5th, 2021 0 comments Tags: , , , , , , ,

By Guest Contributor Karen Yother, Community Library Network, Idaho Anyone who has worked with teens will tell you that they are quite the unique audience. What is trendy one day is out of favor the next. They eagerly develop their own personalities and interests, continually seeking ways to express their ideas in a variety of… Read More »

Posted in: All of Us, Digital Health Literacy, Health Literacy, News From NNLM PNR, Public Libraries

Feb

03

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Care for Your Heart with the NNLM Reading Club

Posted by on February 3rd, 2021 0 comments Tags: , , , ,

The reason we have cancer and heart disease is the same reason you can’t get rid of the wear and tear on your tires on your car: as soon as you use them, you are wearing them away. You can’t make eternal tires, and it’s the same with the human body.         … Read More »

Posted in: All of Us, Health Literacy, Public Libraries

Jan

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New Guide from the NNLM: Substance Use Disorders

Posted by on January 27th, 2021 0 comments Tags: , ,

The Network of National Library of Medicine’s Substance Use Disorder (SUD) Initiative aims raise awareness of National Library of Medicine’s Substance Use Disorders resources and the resources of partner organizations. ​ As part of this initiative, Network of the National Library of Medicine staff launched a new guide to information on Substance Use Disorders. The… Read More »

Posted in: News from NNLM, Opioid Use Disorder, Public Health, Public Libraries, Substance Misuse

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