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Poster: Preparing for COVID-19

Author(s): State of Minnesota Department of Health
Date: June 3, 2020
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): COVID-19
This poster conveys that to prepare for COVID-19, it is a good idea to maintain a two-week supply of essential items like nonperishable food, medicines you take regularly, medicines you might need if you get sick, soap and hand sanitizer, pet supplies, baby supplies, and brain-stimulating activities.

Poster: Protect Children from Lead with Healthy Foods

Author(s): State of Minnesota Department of Health
Date: March 20, 2020
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): Food Security and Nutrition
This multilingual poster conveys that lead can easily get in your child’s blood and bones, causing lead poisoning. Healthy foods can give your child the nutrients they need to help prevent lead from entering their blood and bones. Help your child eat foods that are: Green leafy vegetables Colorful fruits and vegetables Milk or other …

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Tip Sheet: Lead in Imported Products

Author(s): State of Minnesota Department of Health
Date: March 1, 2020
Topic(s): Health
This fact sheet about lead poisoning explains that lead is a heavy metal that can cause serious health problems if it is found in the body. Lead dust from chipped and peeling paint is the most common source of lead, but other items may also contain lead. Some cultural spices and medicine, traditional ceramics and …

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Guide: Starting a Conversation with Your Doctor for Women and Girls Who Have Experienced Female Genital Cutting (FGC)

Author(s): Bridging Refugee Youth and Children's Services (BRYCS)
Date: July 31, 2018
Topic(s): Child, Youth, and Family Services, Health, Mental Health and Wellness
Subtopic(s): Child and Youth Wellbeing, FGC
This resource is meant to help women start a conversation with their health practitioners about their experience of Female Genital Cutting (FGC).

Poster: Fight the Flu

Author(s): State of Minnesota Department of Health
Date: February 17, 2018
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): Flu
This poster illustrates and describes four ways to fight the flu: covering your cough, washing your hands, staying home when sick, and getting vaccinated. 
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Tip Sheet: Bed Bug Series

Author(s): University of Minnesota
Date: April 11, 2017
Topic(s): Health
This multilingual series of tip sheets covers the basics regarding how to eliminate and control bed bugs. Information is provided on controlling bed bugs in residences, identifying bed bugs, handling bed bugs by laundering and vacuuming,  hiring pest management professionals in case of infections, and more.
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Tip Sheet: Multi-Language Seasonal Flu Factsheets

Author(s): U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Date: January 28, 2011
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): Flu
These multi-lingual fact sheets are designed to improve knowledge of seasonal influenza (flu). All four documents are tailored for populations with low literacy by using minimal text and visual cues to portray seasonal flu information. These factsheets were developed as a result of focus groups and educational sessions conducted with refugees in their native languages. …

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Tip Sheet: Home Respiratory Precautions for Patients with Potentially Infectious Tuberculosis

Author(s): State of Minnesota Department of Health
Date: June 28, 2010
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): Tuberculosis
This fact sheet provides information to help prevent the spread of tuberculosis (TB) for patients who are potentially infectious.

Tip Sheet: How to be Safe in an Earthquake

Author(s): Seattle Office of Emergency Management
Date: September 26, 2008
Topic(s): Safety
Subtopic(s): Emergency Preparedness
This multilingual resource, developed by the Seattle Office of Emergency Management, can be shared with clients to support with emergency preparedness. This tip sheet pertains to safety measures during an earthquake. It can be found in the following languages: Amharic Burmese Cambodian Simplified Chinese Traditional Chinese Hindi Japanese Korean Laotian Oromo Russian Somali Spanish Swahili …

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Tip Sheet: Out of Area Phone Contact

Author(s): Seattle Office of Emergency Management
Date: September 25, 2008
Topic(s): Safety
Subtopic(s): Emergency Preparedness
This multilingual resource, developed by the Seattle Office of Emergency Management, can be shared with clients to support with emergency preparedness. This tip sheet provides information on out of area contacts. It can be found in the following languages:  Amharic Burmese Cambodian Simplified Chinese Traditional Chinese Hindi Japanese Korean Laotian Oromo Russian Somali Spanish Swahili …

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