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Medication Safety Booklet in Spanish and English | Health Information Literacy – for health and well being

Medication Safety Booklet in Spanish and English | Health Information Literacy – for health and well being.

 

The following was posted on the BHIC Blog; August 30, 2011.

by Siobhan Champ-Blackwell

Spanish http://1.usa.gov/niu45x
English http://1.usa.gov/jClN3h
AHRQ has released a revised Spanish-language medication safety booklet, “Su medicamento: Infórmese. Evite riesgos” (“Your Medicine: Be Smart. Be Safe.”) to help Spanish-speaking patients learn more about how to take medicines safely. The booklet includes a detachable, wallet-size card that can help patients keep track of medicines they are taking, including vitamins and herbal and other dietary supplements. Print copies are available by sending an e-mail to AHRQPubs@ahrq.hhs.gov.

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November 22, 2011 - Posted by | Consumer Health, Consumer Safety, Health Education (General Public) | , , ,

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