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To learn about the complex issue of childhood obesity take @GoHealthyPeople's online training:
Have you checked out the myhealthfinder tool? Use it to learn what preventive services you may need this year:
October is #HealthLiteracy Month! Finding time to read is important to developing literacy skills! Get tips here.
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Will you be shopping for a health plan on @HealthCareGov? Be a smart shopper! Get info from @nytimes: #HealthNews
Not sure exactly what health literacy is? Get the basics from @medlineplus: #HealthLit
Check out this week’s challenge & RT if you plan to take us up on it! #healthfinder #HealthLit
October is #HealthLiteracyMonth! This week, we invite you to share your #HealthLit resources and success stories! #healthfinder
Follow @loveisrespect @TeenHealthGov @KidsHealth @CDCInjury for more resources to help you talk with your teen about relationships. #FF
For Domestic Violence Awareness Month, learn about stopping intimate partner violence BEFORE it starts. #DVAM2014
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In this week’s #HealthNews: “NFL meeting with black women’s groups on #DomesticViolence a ‘productive’ beginning”
Be a role model! You can teach your kids a lot by treating them and others with respect. Learn more:
Learn more about teen dating violence from @CDCgov: #DVAM
As kids get older, it’s still important to set rules. Some things to think about when it comes to teens and dating:
Have you shared your #HealthLit resources and success story yet? We can’t wait to hear from you! #healthfinder
Learn the differences between healthy and unhealthy relationships: (via @womenshealth) #DVAM
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1 in 4 women experience domestic violence. This Domestic Violence Awareness Month, know how to get help:
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NEW Be Active Your Way Blog Post: "Commit to Inclusion"
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Share this fact sheet about healthy & unhealthy relationships from @loveisrespect with your teen: [PDF] #DVAM
If you are worried that your teen is in an unsafe relationship, text “loveis” to 22522 to get help from the Nat’l Dating Abuse Helpline.
Need help starting a conversation with your teen about healthy relationships? Try these tips from @TeenHealthGov:
Only 5 hours left to join the Thunderclap in support of clear health information for all. Learn more: #HealthLit
Wondering when to start talking to your child about healthy relationships? We’ve got advice! #DVAM #healthfinder
You can help your teen build strong, respectful relationships. Start today: #DVAM #healthfinder
Check out this week’s health challenge & RT if you plan to join in! #healthfinder
October is Health Literacy Month! Remember to share your #HealthLit resources and success stories! #healthfinder
It’s #DomesticViolence Awareness Month. This week, we’re sharing resources to help you talk to your teen about healthy relationships. #DVAM
We’d love to hear your thoughts on this #HealthNews: “Skirt size increase linked to #BreastCancer risk, study finds”
Is someone you love in an unhealthy relationship? Learn how you can help in our monthly newsletter: #healthfinder
Learn more about #BreastCancer by watching this presentation from @medlineplus: #BCAM
We’re challenging you to talk to your doctor about when and how often to get tested for #BreastCancer. Up for it? RT!
If you have a family history of breast or ovarian cancer, talk with your doctor about genetic testing: #healthfinder
It’s very important to tell your doctor if your family has a history of breast or ovarian cancer. Learn why:
Check out this helpful fact sheet about #mammograms. Thanks, @womenshealth! #BCAM
Get help from @theNCI to understand your #mammogram results:
Do you know someone battling #BreastCancer or helping others? Share on our Facebook page!
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DYK: Health care reform covers #mammograms for women over age 40? That means you may be able to get yours at no cost:
October is Health Literacy Month! Support our Thunderclap in support of clear health info for all. #HealthLit
Check out “What You Need To Know About #BreastCancer” from @theNCI: #BCAM
Still have safe sleep questions? You may find answers on the #safetosleep website: #safetosleep
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Watch this short video for tips on creating a safe sleep environment for #baby: #safetosleep
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Take steps to keep your baby safe during sleep: #safetosleep
Use these questions to start a conversation with your doctor about #mammograms: #BCAM #healthfinder
A firm sleep surface covered by a fitted sheet is best for your #baby. #safetosleep
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Place your #baby on his or her back for every sleep time, including naps. #safetosleep
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Learn about SIDS and how to prevent it in our new topic: #safetosleep
#Mammograms can help find #BreastCancer early. Find out when and how often to get mammograms: #BCAM #healthfinder
October is Health Literacy Month! Share your #HealthLit resources and success stories all month!
About 1 in 8 women born today in the US will get #BreastCancer. The good news? Many can survive w/ early treatment: