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Two New Health Literacy Papers

The following was posted on the HealthLiteracy listserv. Please check the Health Affairs’ web site for a new paper on health literacy and health policy by HHS Assistant Secretary for Health Howard Koh and other HHS colleagues. http://content.healthaffairs.org/content/early/2012/01/18/hlthaff.2011.1169 (You should … Continue reading

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Call for posters and Presentations for Health Literacy Iowa Conference

Health Literacy Iowa Creating a Shared Vision for Health Literacy in Iowa Health Literacy Iowa & New Readers of Iowa Conference Health Literacy in Iowa: Partnering to Change Research into Practice Friday and Saturday – April 13-14, 2012 Call for … Continue reading

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RE: Health Literacy Iowa’s Spring Conference.

“Hello everyone, Please save the date for Health Literacy Iowa’s Spring Conference. Health Literacy Iowa Creating a Shared Vision for Health Literacy in Iowa Save-The-Date  Health Literacy Iowa and New Readers of Iowa Conference  Health Literacy in Iowa: Partnering to … Continue reading

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The Great Missouri River Flood of 2011

The Missouri River now looks very different from this picture, as flood waters spill over it’s banks.     We are experience historic flooding here in the Heartland of the United States.   Here are a couple of links which can give you … Continue reading

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Eagle-Watching!

Have you seen the eagle-cam originating from Decorah, Iowa?    It has been all over the Internet, YouTube, blogs and e-mail this month.     It is a great Spring watch if you are interested.   http://www.ustream.tv/decoraheagles The first eaglet hatched April 1st, the … Continue reading

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Plain & Simple Site Update – A Health Literacy Project for Iowa

This is a recent post on the HealthLiteracy Listserv from  Don McCormick;  “Plain & Simple” Health Literacy Coordinator with the Iowa Dept. of Public Health.    He writes… Hi Everyone, I’ve recently added a few items to the Plain & Simple … Continue reading

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