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Websites of Note

The following was posted on the BHIC Blog. National Healthy Start Website http://nationalhealthystart.org/ The mission of NHSA is to be our nation’s voice in providing leadership and advocacy for health equity services and interventions that improve birth outcomes and family … Continue reading

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Health Literacy Award and Conference

http://bit.ly/dGSQlf Nominations for the 2011 IHA (Institute for Health Care  Advancement)  Health Literacy Awards are now being accepted. Awards are given in three categories: Innovative Programs *Published Materials (including websites) Research. Awards will be presented at the IHA Health Literacy … Continue reading

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“When It Comes to Health Care, What You Don’t Know Can Hurt You”

http://nwitimes.com/app/gethealthy/?p=5737 By Dayna Dion, Medill News Service Published Jun 2nd, 2010 In the National Action Plan to Improve Health Literacy, released last Thursday, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services called for the elimination of jargon­-filled, complex explanations that … Continue reading

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