May: Asian American / Pacific Islander Heritage Month
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Take Care of Your Heart. Manage Your Diabetes
Translated versions of "Be Smart About Your Heart"
This patient education flyer, available here in PDF, tells people with diabetes about the link between diabetes and heart disease and encourages them to manage their blood glucose, blood pressure, and cholesterol. Each flyer has a record form to enable people with diabetes to keep track of their numbers and work with their health care providers to reach their target goals. The flyer is printer-ready for black or color printers. First 25 copies free. Each additional package of 25, $5. Limit 2 packages. Commercial printer-ready Zip cartridges or CDs available. Call 1-800-860-8747.
To order any of these flyers, visit: http://ndep.nih.gov/publications/index.aspx.
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Fact Sheet: Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders and Diabetes
This fact sheet, available here in PDF, provides the latest facts about diabetes and includes new information about the link between diabetes and heart disease and the good news about preventing type 2 diabetes.
Published by SAMHSA
This is an ONDCP Web site for the Asian Pacific Islander parents from the U.S. Office of National Drug Control Policy. These publications give valuable information about drug abuse and the Asian American community, and provide parents with the tools they need to fight it.
What Chinese American Parents Need To Know About Marijuana 2
PUBLISHED: 1 = March 2003, 2 = October 2002, 3 = November 2000, 4 = July 2000
Published by the FDA, these publications feature information about cancer and the community.
Cervical Cancer Screening www.apanet.org/~fdala/english/c.html
Links to translations:
Breast Cancer Screening www.apanet.org/~fdala/english/m.htmlLinks to translations:
Clinician's Recommendation Materials www.apanet.org/~fdala/english/rec.html
Links to translations:
National Cancer Institute: Cancer
Do it for yourself, Do it for your Family Chinese translation.
Also available in Tagalog and Vietnamese
Cervical Cancer Screening: What Vietnamese Women Should Know Vietnamese.Back to top
Pay it Right! Protecting Medicare from Fraud www.medicare.gov website available in Chinese.Back to top
Basic Info on Bird (Avian) Flu At Centers for Disease Control and Prevention website information is available about the Avian Flu. www.cdc.gov/flu/avian/facts.htm.
Information is available in Chinese-Traditional, Japanese, Thai and Vietnamese.Back to top
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From the CDC Website, information on Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS) Home Page at CDC is also available in: Chinese-Simplified, Chinese-Traditional, French, Japanese, Korean, Spanish, Vietnamese.Back to top
Health Care Reform FAQs
APIAHF recently added translated versions of our popular Health Care Reform FAQs to our Health Care Reform Resource Center.
This publication is now available in:
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