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August NIH News in Health

The following was posted on the BHIC Blog. http://newsinhealth.nih.gov/ The August issue of NIH News in Health, the monthly newsletter bringing you practical health news and tips based on the latest NIH research, is now available! In this edition: Claims … Continue reading

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Diabetes Health Sense

http://ndep.nih.gov/resources/diabetes-healthsense/ New videos and website offer important resources for people affected by diabetes New videos to help people make lifestyle changes and cope with the demands of diabetes were announced by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ National … Continue reading

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Medicine in the Americas Digitized Collection

The following was posted on the BHIC Blog. http://www.nlm.nih.gov/hmd/americas/index.html The National Library of Medicine, the world’s largest medical library and a component of NIH, announces the release of “Medicine in the Americas.”   A digital resource encompassing over 300 early American … Continue reading

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mHealth Evidence Call for White Papers

The following was posted on the BHIC Blog. http://www.rwjf.org/pioneer/cfp.jsp?ID=21366 Deadline: May 27, 2011 Mobile health (mHealth) has the potential to simultaneously reduce the cost of health care and improve our health by encouraging healthy behaviors, providing continuous monitoring to prevent … Continue reading

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YouTube Health Videos

The following was posted on the BHIC Blog. “NLM & You: The Video:” Contest Winners Announced! http://1.usa.gov/j6K2Kj NLM Technical Bulletin, May-Jun 2011 The National Library of Medicine®, the world’s largest medical library and a component of the National Institutes of … Continue reading

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Need Phone Numbers?

Now Online Find the phone numbers you need for health information on the NIH website. http://www.nih.gov/health/infoline.htm

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Helpful Funding Resources from NIH

The following was posted on the BHIC Blog. “Help for Your Unfunded NIH Applications http://HealthResearchFunding.org The National Health Council http://www.nationalhealthcouncil.org/ just announced the availability of a database that will help link unfunded NIH applications with potential non-governmental funding sources. We … Continue reading

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NIMHHD Names First African-American Scientific Director at NIH

Post on the BHIC Blog: “The National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities (NIMHD) announced  the appointment of William G. Coleman, Jr., Ph.D., as the NIMHD’s first permanent scientific director and the first African-American scientific director in the history … Continue reading

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December NIH News in Health Now Online

[posted on the BHIC Blog] http://newsinhealth.nih.gov/ The December issue of NIH News in Health, the monthly newsletter bringing you practical health news and tips based on the latest NIH research, is now available! In this edition: Making Your Resolutions Stick: … Continue reading

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Improving Mothers’ Literacy Skills May Be Best Way To Boost Children’s Achievement

The following was posted on the HealthLiteracy Listserv by David J. Rosen; DJRosen@theworld.com “Researchers funded by the National Institutes of Health concluded that programs to boost the academic achievement of children from low income neighborhoods might be more successful if … Continue reading

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