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Poster with illustration of diverse people wearing masks

Poster: Masks Recommended for Everyone

Author(s): State of Minnesota Department of Health
Date: October 5, 2021
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): COVID-19
This illustrated poster conveys that wearing a face mask is recommended for everyone, whether you are vaccinated or unvaccinated, to protect against COVID-19 infection.
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Poster: How to Safely Wear Your Mask

Author(s): State of Minnesota Department of Health
Date: July 15, 2020
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): COVID-19
This poster describes how to safely wear a mask or face covering to protect against COVID-19: Step 1: Wash or sanitize your hands. Step 2: Make sure the top of the mask is over your nose and the bottom is under your chin. Step 3: Place the mask over your nose and mouth before you …

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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.

Video: Cleaning Hands with Hand Sanitizer

Author(s): State of Minnesota Department of Health
Date: April 1, 2020
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): COVID-19
This is a series of 60-second videos spoken in a range of languages, with in-language subtitles, covering the proper way to select and use hand sanitizer. Most languages have transcripts available. Transcript: Choose a sanitizer that is at least 60% alcohol. Hands must be clean and dry. Sanitizers are of little use when hands are …

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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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Video: How to Wash Your Hands

Author(s): State of Minnesota Department of Health
Date: March 11, 2020
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): COVID-19
Washing your hands is the best way to stop germs from spreading. This is a series of 60-second videos spoken in a range of languages, with in-language subtitles, demonstrating how to wash hands. All languages have transcripts available. Transcript:  Wet hands with warm water. Apply enough soap to cover all hand surfaces. Rub hands palm …

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Fact sheet with text and photos about lead

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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Video: Tuberculosis (TB) and One Man’s Story

Author(s): State of Minnesota Department of Health
Date: January 13, 2020
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): Tuberculosis
This 5-minute video describes one man’s story of multi-drug resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB) including how TB is transmitted, the symptoms and treatment, as well as working health professionals and public health to identify others who may have been exposed. This video addresses the importance of getting treated for tuberculosis and being healthy to protect family, friends …

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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. 
Poster with image of coughing man and multi-colored hexagons

Poster: Think Tuberculosis (TB)

Author(s): State of Minnesota Department of Health
Date: November 1, 2017
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): Tuberculosis
This poster describes symptoms of tuberculosis (TB), including shortness of breath, chills, cough, chest pain, fever, fatigue, weight loss, no appetite, night sweats, and coughing up blood. It instructs service providers to refer clients with symptoms lasting more than two to three weeks to a medical provider immediately. It also notes that clients with infections …

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