Daily Archives: July 12, 2011

Enhancements to LactMed

The following was posted on the MCR-MCMLA [mcmla-l@listserv.kumc.edu] listserv. LactMed, the free National Library of Medicine database of peer reviewed information on medicines for breastfeeding mothers, has been updated to include complementary and alternative medicines (CAM). Information on nineteen frequently … Continue reading

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Harry Potter in PubMed

The following was posted on the MCR-MCMLA [mcmla-l@listserv.kumc.edu] by Siobhan Champ Blackwell. http://lat.ms/qLRK2J latimes.com Harry Potter And The Well Of Medical Research: World of Hogwarts Frequently Mined For Studies By WILLIAM WEIR, bweir@courant.com The Hartford Courant July 8, 2011 Who … Continue reading

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Finding Library Best Practices in Health Information

The following was posted on the MCR-MCMLA [mcmla-l@listserv.kumc.edu] listserv by Siobhan Champ Blackwell. The Library Success Wiki http://www.libsuccess.org was created for librarians to share successful and innovative programs they are carrying out. As more projects are shared, we all have … Continue reading

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Disability Resources

The following is a recent post to the BHIC Blog.   Advancing Choice and Control for People Living with Disabilities http://www.bc.edu/schools/gssw/nrcpds/ New Online Resource Center Launches to Advance Participant-Directed Services and Promote Independence for People Living with Disabilities A new … Continue reading

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New Health Literacy Resources

This list of new health literacy resources was posted on the BHIC Blog.   Picture Stories for Adult ESL Health Literacy http://www.cal.org/caela/esl_resources/Health/healthindex.html The picture stories were made with overworked teachers in under-resourced programs firmly in mind.   They are deliberately simple … Continue reading

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