Tag Archives: Neurological Disorders

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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Generation Alzheimer’s: The Defining Disease of the Baby Boomers

The following was posted on the BHIC Blog. http://www.alz.org/boomers/ A new report from the Alzheimer’s Association , “Generation Alzheimer’s: The Defining Disease of the Baby Boomers,” sheds light on a crisis that is no longer emerging – but here. This … Continue reading

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Traumatic Brain Injury Program

The following was posted on the BHIC Blog. http://www.hrsa.gov/gethealthcare/conditions/traumaticbraininjury/ Helps State and local agencies develop resources so that all individuals with TBI and their families will have accessible, available, acceptable, and appropriate services and supports. [Rural Assistance Center Health Update]

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More About Healthy People 2020

“For 2020, Healthy People has a renewed focus on identifying, measuring, tracking, and reducing health disparities through a determinants of health approach. ” Learn more about what’s new with Healthy People 2020 Discover New Topic Areas Adolescent Health Blood Disorders … Continue reading

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Online Resources

The American Planning Association (APA) launches the Planning Healthy Communities Forum The APA’s Planning and Community Health Research Center recently created and launched an exciting new online forum: Planning Healthy Communities. The forum provides a venue for discussion among planning … Continue reading

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Fall Issue of NIH MedlinePlus Magazine Online

http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/magazine/issues/fall10/toc.html Celebrate the 10th anniversary of the decoding of the human genome; Learn more about fighting gum disease, phobias and anxiety disorders, Alzheimer’s disease and Coronary Artery Disease. You can subscribe to print editions for your library: http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/magazine/subscribe.html [scb] Related … Continue reading

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