Tag Archives: Women’s health

Observe Two HIV/AIDS Awareness Days This March

Seen on the BHIC Blog…   National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day http://www.womenshealth.gov/nwghaad/ March 10, 2011 HIV/AIDS is a serious public health issue affecting nearly 280,000 women in the United States. Research shows that, when compared with men, women … Continue reading

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Health Care for Minority Women: Recent Findings

The following was posted on the BHIC Blog. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/minority.htm This program brief summarizes recent findings (2006-2010) from Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)-supported research on health care for minority women Life expectancy for women has nearly doubled over the … Continue reading

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NEW Health Literacy Curricula

The following announcement appeared on the HealthLiteracy listserv.   I just wanted to share several new ESOL curriculum resources that the Florida Literacy Coalition recently developed in the areas of Women’s Health and Coping With Stress. They are freely available … Continue reading

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Several Health Literacy Workshops Hosted by the Florida Literacy Coalition Coming Up!

Several training opportunities have been posted by Naomi Soto; Health Literacy Program Coordinator; Florida Literacy Coalition.     If you are in the Tallahassee area, one is a two-part session.   The other two offerings are virtual. “The Florida Literacy Coalition is … Continue reading

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Free Women’s Health 2011 Calendar

The following was posted on the BHIC Blog. http://www.womenshealth.gov/pub/calendar/ The Office of Women’s Health is taking orders for their free women’s health calendar.    Request your free copy (in English or Spanish) online or call  800-994-9662 to request bulk copies.    The … Continue reading

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