Monthly Archives: October 2015

Karen Malec

A lot of people are probably unaware of the work of this champion (deceased) of open access to information. Specifically, it was information—or the lack of information—about the abortion/breast cancer link (ABC) that activated Karen Malec to challenge certain medical … Continue reading

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Finding Farm-Fresh Foods in Your Area

To find farm-fresh foods, go to the following: Weston Price Foundation  http://www.westonaprice.org/get-involved/find-local-chapter/  Local Harvest   http://www.localharvest.org/  Farmers’ Markets   http://www.ams.usda.gov/services/local-regional Eat Well Guide: Wholesome Food from Healthy Animals   http://www.eatwellguide.org/  Community Involved in Sustaining Agriculture (CISA)   http://www.buylocalfood.org/ FoodRoutes   http://foodroutes.org/ (List is courtesy of http://www.mercola.com.)

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October is Health Literacy Month

The theme for Health Literacy Month, October 2015, is “Be a Health Literacy Hero.” The National Network of Libraries of Medicine says, “It’s about taking action and finding ways to improve health communication. Health Literacy Heroes are individuals, teams, or … Continue reading

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