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February 2023 Speaker Spotlight Series Lineup

Posted by on January 17th, 2023 0 comments Tags: , ,

Sources of Airborne PCBs in Schools February 8, 2023 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM CST Register Polychlorinated Biphenyls (PCBs) are a set of human-made chemicals that are found in the environment worldwide. More than 2 billion pounds of PCBs were purposely manufactured in the United States and sold by Monsanto under the trade name Aroclor…. Read More »

Posted in: Blog, Consumer Health, Public Health

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A Time to Reflect on Native American Heritage

Posted by on November 14th, 2022 0 comments Tags: , , ,

November is Native American Heritage Month. As the National Congress of American Indians notes, it’s not only an occasion for all of us to celebrate the diverse cultures, traditions, histories, and important contributions of American Indians. It is also a fitting time to educate each other about tribes, raise awareness of the challenges American Indians… Read More »

Posted in: Public Health, Public Libraries, Resource Sharing

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How PubMed Works in April 2022

Posted by on March 14th, 2022 0 comments Tags: ,

Please join NNLM for the upcoming, 4-part series in April 2022 called How PubMed Works. How PubMed works (HPW) is divided into 4 unique sessions. You can sign up for one, some or all. The dates and links for each session are below. All sessions are held in WebEx. April 6, 2022 Introduction April 8,… Read More »

Posted in: Blog, Member Services, NLM Resources, Public Health, Training

Nov

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Celebrate National Rural Health Day – November 18, 2021

Posted by on November 12th, 2021 0 comments

  Rural Health Day is November 18, 2021! Evidence shows that there are marked health disparities between those living in rural areas versus their urban counterparts. Check out these events and resources: Resources Rural Health Information Hub Includes funding opportunities, state guides, rural health data visualizations, rural project examples, an online library, evidence-based toolkits, and… Read More »

Posted in: Advocacy, Blog, Consumer Health, General, NLM Resources, Public Health

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September is Health Aging Month

Posted by on September 9th, 2021 0 comments

Each September we recognize Healthy Aging Month as a time to focus national attention on the health and well-being of older adults. Use our easy-to-understand MyHealthfinder resource to encourage adults to protect their health as they grow older. If you’re interested in national efforts to improve health for older adults, check out the Healthy People 2030 Older Adults… Read More »

Posted in: Advocacy, Blog, Consumer Health, NLM Resources, Public Health

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