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May

21

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Salud y Bienestar: Entrenamiento Para Promotors / Health and Wellness: Training for Promoters

Posted by on May 21st, 2020 0 comments

We are happy to bring you a series of guest blog posts that will highlight some of the completed projects from Year 4 subawardees. We hope you enjoy this little peek into what network libraries are doing with their funding; perhaps you will even get some inspiration for your own future projects!  Our first entry… Read More »

Posted in: Advocacy, Blog, Classes, Community Engagement, Consumer Health, Grants and Funding, Health Literacy, New Mexico, Outreach, Public Health, Training

May

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May is Mental Health Month!

Posted by on May 8th, 2020 0 comments

May is Mental Health Month! Mental health is a big deal. For centuries, largely disregarded and under-attributed as a vital factor in overall health, so-called “mental hygiene” was first taken seriously in the early 1900s. It’s been more than a hundred years since this revelation in health, but mental illness sufferers, whether their afflictions are… Read More »

Posted in: Arkansas, Blog, Consumer Health, Disabilities, Electronic Resources, Health Literacy, Louisiana, Mental Health, Native Health, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Public Health, Resource Libraries, Texas

May

01

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Take a Breather!

Posted by on May 1st, 2020 0 comments

    There’s been a lot of hype around air pollution in recent years, and rightfully so; it affects all of us, every day, around the clock, starting from the exact moment we are born and continuing throughout our entire lives. It has become such a normalized topic that on the evening news, many meteorologists… Read More »

Posted in: Arkansas, Blog, Consumer Health, Fitness, Health Literacy, Louisiana, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Public Health, Texas

Apr

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So, what is an edit-a-thon anyway?

Posted by on April 24th, 2020 0 comments

The day is drawing near! One of our most important events of the year, the spring 2020 #citeNLM Wikipedia Edit-a-thon, is on Thursday, April 30. This is a chance for all of us – experts and citizen scientists alike – to make sure that medical information on Wikipedia is correct and properly cited, fostering an… Read More »

Posted in: Arkansas, Blog, Consumer Health, Electronic Resources, Health Literacy, Louisiana, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Public Health, Resources, Technology

Apr

14

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ICYMI Webinar Recap: Opening Doors to Health Literacy at Your Library

Posted by on April 14th, 2020 0 comments

Over the next several weeks, we will be recapping some of the exceptional webinars that the NNLM/SCR hosted over the course of 2019. If you would like to access an archived version of this webinar as well as many others we have hosted, please click here. In case you missed it, our November 13, 2020… Read More »

Posted in: Accessibility, Advocacy, Aging, Arkansas, Blog, Community Engagement, Consumer Health, Diversity, Electronic Resources, Health Literacy, Louisiana, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Outreach, Patient Safety, Public Health, Resources, SCRCONNECTions, Texas

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