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Tip Sheet: Get the Facts: Vaccines are Safe for Couples, Pregnant Women, and New Parents

Author(s): National Resource Center for Refugees, Immigrants, and Migrants (NRC-RIM)
Date: September 27, 2021
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): COVID-19
This two-page fact sheet addresses concerns related to the COVID-19 vaccine and fertility and parenthood. It conveys that getting vaccinated is one way you can stay strong and healthy so you can continue to provide for your family. When you get vaccinated you also protect your children, because it makes you less likely to infect …

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Tip Sheet: Get the Facts: Breakthrough Infections

Author(s): National Resource Center for Refugees, Immigrants, and Migrants (NRC-RIM)
Date: September 21, 2021
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): COVID-19
This one-page fact sheet defines “breakthrough infection,” conveys that this type of COVID-19 infection is rare but does happen, and explains that vaccination still protects against serious illness in the case of breakthrough infections.
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Blog Post: What Federal Benefits and Services are Available to Afghan Parolees?

Date: September 20, 2021
Topic(s): Case Management, Child, Youth, and Family Services, Employment, Health
Subtopic(s): Food Security and Nutrition, Program Eligibility
There are several programs in which Afghan parolees may participate (along with refugees, asylees, and other Office of Refugee Resettlement-eligible populations).

Video: Welcome Video Describing Current COVID-19 Situation in U.S.

Author(s): National Resource Center for Refugees, Immigrants, and Migrants (NRC-RIM)
Date: September 20, 2021
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): COVID-19
This video, currently available in Dari and Pashto, shares current information about COVID-19 in the United States including the Delta variant, vaccine access, and sources of reliable information. 
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Tip Sheet: Get the Facts. Delta Variant: What You Need to Know

Author(s): National Resource Center for Refugees, Immigrants, and Migrants (NRC-RIM)
Date: September 16, 2021
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): COVID-19
This fact sheet provides information about the Delta variant of COVID-19. This information includes that viruses are always changing; that many variants of the COVID-19 virus have already been discovered and are being monitored; that the Delta variant is one of the COVID-19 variants that scientists are monitoring; and that vaccines, wearing a mask, social …

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Poster: Chickenpox Spreads Easily

Author(s): U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Date: September 15, 2021
Topic(s): Health
This poster includes the following information: Chickenpox spreads easily. If you have chickenpox symptoms, immediately report your symptoms to medical staff. The most common symptom of chickenpox is a rash that turns into itchy, fluid-filled blisters. Other symptoms include: Fever Loss of appetite Headache Tiredness Adults, pregnant women, and those with a weak immune system …

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Poster: Measles Spreads Easily

Author(s): U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Date: September 15, 2021
Topic(s): Health
This poster covers the following information: Measles spreads easily. If you have measles symptoms, immediately report your symptoms to medical staff. The most common symptoms of measles are a fever and a rash. Other symptoms include: High fever (may spike to more than 104°F) Cough Runny nose Red, watery eyes Rash that breaks out 3-5 …

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Guide: Questions and Answers About Tuberculosis

Author(s): U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Date: September 13, 2021
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): Tuberculosis
Questions and Answers About Tuberculosis (TB) provides information on the diagnosis and treatment of TB infection and TB disease. Key audiences for this booklet are people with or at risk for TB; people who may have been exposed to someone with TB; people who provide services for those at high risk for TB, such as …

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Poster: Polio Spreads Easily

Author(s): U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Date: September 1, 2021
Topic(s): Health
This poster covers the following information:  Polio spreads easily. Most people who get infected with poliovirus (about 72%) will not have any visible symptoms. People with symptoms will have: Sore throat Fever Tiredness Nausea Headache Stomach pain These symptoms usually last 2 to 5 days. If you have polio symptoms, immediately report your symptoms to …

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Tool or Template: Listening and Acting Quickly: Palm Card for Urgent Maternal Warning Signs

Author(s): U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Date: August 26, 2021
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): Sexual and Reproductive Health
This five-by-seven inch palm card provides a list of urgent maternal warning signs and discusses how family members can support during and after pregnancy. It explains that if a pregnant or recently pregnant woman expresses concerns about any symptoms she is having, take the time to hear her. If she says something doesn’t feel right, …

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