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Other web sites with Hmong Hmoob resources

Asian and Pacific Islander Cancer Education Materials Tool

Emergency and Community Health Outreach (ECHO)

Healthy Roads Media

Hmong Health

MEDLINEPlus: Health Information in Hmong

Refugee Health Information Network (RHIN)


AIDS/HIV - Kab mob AIDS/HIV

HIV InfectionPDF Document
Source: Wisconsin Department of Health and Family Services

What is HIV?PDF Document
Source: U.S. Committee for Refugees and Immigrants - Arlington, VA


Asthma - Mob ua pa tsis taus

AsthmaPDF Document
Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota

Asthma MedicinesPDF Document
Source: Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota

Asthma Trigger Control PDF Document
Source: Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota

Inhalers PDF Document
Source: Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota

Peak Flow Meter PDF Document
Source:Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota

What is Asthma?PDF Document
Source: U.S. Committee for Refugees and Immigrants - Arlington, VA


Cancer - Mob cancer

Cervical Cancer: What Women Need to Know PDF Document
Source:Office of Women's Health - Department of Health Services, California

Live Longer: Quit Smoking Now!PDF Document
Source: U.S. Committee for Refugees and Immigrants - Arlington, VA

Oral CancerPDF Document
Source: California Dental Association

Ovarian Cancer: What Women Need to KnowPDF Document
Source: Office of Women's Health - Dept. of Health Services, California

Routine Health Exams for Women (Pap Test, Mammograms)PDF Document
Source: U.S. Committee for Refugees and Immigrants - Arlington, VA

Uterine Cancer: What Women Need to KnowPDF Document
Source: Office of Women's Health - Department of Health Services, California


Children/Teens - Meyuam/Hluas

Babies CryPDF Document
Source: Minnesota Department of Health

Childhood Obesity PDF Document
Source: U.S. Committee for Refugees and Immigrants - Arlington, VA

Dental Information for Moms and Moms-to-BePDF Document
Source:California Dental Association

DiarrheaPDF Document
Source: Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota

Do Dads Really Make a Difference?PDF Document
Source: University of Minnesota

Ear Ache (Otitis Media)PDF Document
Source: Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota

Early Childhood CariesPDF Document
Source: California Dental Association

Following Instructions for Infant FormulaPDF Document
Source: State of Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services

Foods To Grow On: Birth-12 month PDF Document
Source: State of Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services

Healthy Pregnancy PDF Document
Source: U.S. Committee for Refugees and Immigrants - Arlington, VA

Hearing and Speech DevelopmentPDF file
Source: Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota

ImpetigoPDF file
Source: Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota

How Can I Help My Young Child to Become a Reader?PDF Document
Source: University of Minnesota

Keeping Your Baby HealthyPDF Document
Source: U.S. Committee for Refugees and Immigrants - Arlington, VA

Lead Poisoning: Steps to Lower Your Child's Blood Lead PoisingPDF file
Source: Minnesota Department of Health

LicePDF file
Source: Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota

MeningitisPDF file
Source: Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota

Nutrition and Physical Activity for ChildrenPDF Document
Source: College of Natural Resources, University of California - Berkeley

Pain in Children and AdolescentsPDF Document
Source: Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota

Upper Respiratory InfectionsPDF Document
Source: Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota

VomittingPDF Document
Source: Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota

Watching Your Child Grow (Child Development Milestones)PDF Document
Source: U.S. Committee for Refugees and Immigrants - Arlington, VA

What Does It Mean When My Young Child is “Assessed”?PDF Document
Source: University of Minnesota


Dental Health - Kev tu kaus hniav

Amalgam
Source: California Dental Association 

Bad Breath
Source: California Dental Association 

Cosmetic Dentistry
Source: California Dental Association 

Dental Benefits/Insurance
Source: California Dental Association 

Dental Care and Hygiene PDF Document
Source: U.S. Committee for Refugees and Immigrants - Arlington, VA

Dental Care and New Moms
Source: California Dental Association  

Dental Care for Seniors 
Source: California Dental Association 

Dental Decay
Source: California Dental Association 

Dental Emergencies 
Source: California Dental Association 

Dental Implants
Source: California Dental Association 

Dental Team
Source: California Dental Association   

Dental Tourism
Source: California Dental Association   

Dental X-rays
Source: California Dental Association  

Dentures
Source: California Dental Association 

Dry Mouth
Source: California Dental Association   

Early Childhood Caries
Source: California Dental Association   

Fluoride 
Source: California Dental Association 

General Anesthesia and Oral Sedation 
Source: California Dental Association 

Grills
Source: California Dental Association 

Grinding of Teeth
Source: California Dental Association  

Gum Disease 
Source: California Dental Association 

Health History FormPDF Document
Source: MetLife Dental and the University of the Pacific, Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry

Meth Mouth
Source: California Dental Association 

Mouthguards 
Source: California Dental Association 

Nitrous Oxide
Source: California Dental Association 

Nutrition and Oral health
Source: California Dental Association 

Oral Cancer
Source: California Dental Association 

Oral Health 
Source: California Dental Association 

Oral Health and Pregnancy 
Source: California Dental Association 

Oral Piercing 
Source: California Dental Association 

Orthodontics 
Source: California Dental Association 

Peer Review
Source: California Dental Association 

Preventive Care 
Source: California Dental Association 

Receding Gums 
Source: California Dental Association 

Sealants
Source: California Dental Association 

Smokeless Tobacco 
Source: California Dental Association 

Whitening 
Source: California Dental Association 

Wisdom Teeth 
Source: California Dental Association 

Xylitol
Source: California Dental Association   


Diabetes - Ntshav qab zib

Diabetes: You Can Manage ItPDF Document
Source: National Diabetes Education Program

Managing Diabetes: You Can Do ItPDF Document
Source: National Diabetes Education Program

Take Care of Your Heart. Manage Your DiabetesPDF Document
Source: National Diabetes Education Program

Two Reasons to Prevent DiabetesPDF Document
Source: National Diabetes Education Program

What is Diabetes?PDF Document
Source: U.S. Committee for Refugees and Immigrants - Arlington, VA


Domestic Violence - Tsev neeg kev sib tawm tsam


No one has the right to hurt you PDF Document
Source: Refugee Health Section and Domestic Violence Prevention Project - California


 

Exercise - Kev ua evxawsxais

Stay Active and Feel Better PDF Document
Source: National Heart, Lung & Blood Institute/Healthy Roads Media

Videovideo AudioSound


Heart Health - Kev tu lub plawv

Heart DiseasePDF Document
Source: U.S. Committee for Refugees and Immigrants - Arlington, VA

Stay Healthy by Controlling Your Blood Pressure PDF Document
Source: American Dietetic Association/California Department of Aging

Take Care of Your Heart. Manage Your DiabetesPDF Document
Source: National Diabetes Education Program

Two Reasons to Prevent DiabetesPDF Document
Source: National Diabetes Education Program

Heart DiseasePDF Document
Source: U.S. Committee for Refugees and Immigrants - Arlington, VA


Hepatitis - Kab mob ntsws

Hepatitis A PDF Document
Source: Wisconsin Department of Health and Family Services

Hepatitis A Vaccine PDF Document
Source: Centers for Disease Control/Immunization Action Coalition

Hepatitis BPDF Document
Source: Wisconsin Department of Health and Family Services

Hepatitis CPDF Document
Source: Wisconsin Department of Health and Family Services


Information on H1N1 "Swine Flu" and Pandemic Influenza

H1N1 "Swine Flu"

CDC Swine Flu Health Advisory (April 27th, 2009) PDF Document
Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Pandemic Influenza

Pandemic Flu InformationPDF Document
Source: Wisconsin Public Health Association and the Wisconsin Division of Public Health


Influenza (the 'Flu') - Mob khaub thuas

Cold and FluPDF Document
Source: U.S. Committee for Refugees and Immigrants - Arlington, VA

InfluenzaPDF Document
Source: Wisconsin Department of Health and Family Services

Live Intranasal Influenza VaccinePDF Document
Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention/ Immunization Action Coalition


Injury Prevention and Safety - Ceev faj kev raug mob

Carbon Monoxide
Source: University of Minnesota Extension Service

Carbon Monoxide Poisoning PDF Document
Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Cold and FluPDF Document
Source: U.S. Committee for Refugees and Immigrants - Arlington, VA

Common Respiratory Infections (Bronchitis, Influenza, and Pneumonia)PDF Document
Source: U.S. Committee for Refugees and Immigrants - Arlington, VA

Cover Your Cough PDF Document
Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Dental EmergenciesPDF Document
Source: California Dental Association

Giardiasis PDF Document
Source: Wisconsin Department of Health and Family Services

Head Injury PDF Document
Source: Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota

Health History Form PDF Document
Source: MetLife Dental and the University of the Pacific, Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry

Keep Your Food Safe/Pov Hwm Koj Cov Zaub Mov PDF Document
Source: U.S. Food and Drug Administration/Healthy

Sound Audio:

Live Longer: Quit Smoking Now!PDF Document
Source: U.S. Committee for Refugees and Immigrants - Arlington, VA

Mouth GuardsPDF Document
Source: California Dental Association

Personal and Home Hygiene PDF Document
Source: U.S. Committee for Refugees and Immigrants - Arlington, VA

Preparing for emergencies PDF Document
Source: Minneapolis Health and Family Support, Emergency Preparedness

Salmonellosis PDF Document
Source: Wisconsin Department of Health and Family Services

Violence in the HomePDF Document
Source: U.S. Committee for Refugees and Immigrants - Arlington, VA

West Nile Virus PDF Document
Source: Wisconsin Divison of Public Health - Department of Health Services

What You Need to Know about Mercury in Fish and Shellfish PDF Document
Source: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency


Medicaid/Medicare - Tsoom Fwv daim ntawv kho mos Medicaid/Medicare

Health Insurance and Medicaid PDF Document
Source: U.S. Committee for Refugees and Immigrants - Arlington, VA


Medication - Tshuaj zoo mob

Over-the-counter LabelsPDF Document
Source: Multi-Cultural Educational Services/ Minnesota Department of Children Families and Learning

AudioSound

Prescription LabelsPDF Document
Source: Multi-Cultural Educational Services/ Minnesota Department of Children Families and Learning

AudioSound

Side EffectsPDF Document
Source: Multi-Cultural Educational Services/ Minnesota Department of Children Families and Learning

AudioSound

Special WarningsPDF Document
Source: Multi-Cultural Educational Services/ Minnesota Department of Children Families and Learning

AudioSound

Stay Healthy by Staying Away From Health Fraud PDF Document
Source: National Institute on Aging/California Department of Aging

 


Nutrition - Khoom noj yug lub cev

Asian Food Pyramid PDF Document
Source: Nutrition for New Americans Project

Better Health Begins With You PDF Document
Source: Nutrition for New Americans Project

Better Health for Mother and Baby PDF Document
Source: Nutrition for New Americans Project

Better Nutrition for Mature Adults PDF Document
Source: Nutrition for New Americans Project

Childhood Obesity PDF Document
Source: U.S. Committee for Refugees and Immigrants - Arlington, VA

Cut Down on Salt and Sodium PDF Document
Source: National Heart, Lung & Blood Institute/Healthy Roads Media

Diabetes Nutrition PDF Document
Source: Nutrition Education for New Americans Project

Foods To Grow On: Birth-12 month PDF Document
Source: State of Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services

Get Healthy Now PDF Document
Source: California Department of Public Health

Good Food for Kids PDF Document
Source: Nutrition for New Americans Project

Lose the Fat, Keep the Vitamins...Drink Lowfat Milk! PDF Document
Source: California Department of Public Health

Make Half Your Grains Whole [Worksheet] PDF Document
Source: California Department of Public Health

Nutrition and Oral HealthPDF Document
Source: California Dental Association

Nutrition and Physical Activity for ChildrenPDF Document
Source: College of Natural Resources, University of California - Berkeley

Stay Healthy by Eating Fruits and Vegetable PDF Document
Source: California Department of Health Services/California Department of Aging

Ways to Eat More Whole Grains/Choosing Whole Grain Foods PDF Document
Source: California Department of Public Health

What is Obesity?PDF Document
Source: U.S. Committee for Refugees and Immigrants - Arlington, VA

Which Milk Is Healthiest/Ways to Use Lowfat Milk PDF Document
Source: California Department of Public Health

XylitolPDF Document
Source: California Dental Association


Senior Health - Neeg laus kev noj qab nyob huv

SeniorsPDF Document
Source: California Dental Association

Stay Healthy by Staying Away From Health Fraud PDF Document
Source: National Institute on Aging/California Department of Aging

Stay Healthy by Taking Care of Yourself PDF Document
Source: National Institute on Aging/California Department of Aging


Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs) - Kab mob poj niam txiv neeg sib kis (STDs)

Chlamydia PDF Document
Source: Wisconsin Department of Health and Family Services

HIV InfectionPDF Document
Source: Wisconsin Department of Health and Family Services

What is HIV?PDF Document
Source: U.S. Committee for Refugees and Immigrants - Arlington, VA

What Everyone Needs to Know About Sexually Transmitted DiseasePDF Document
Source: U.S. Committee for Refugees and Immigrants - Arlington, VA


Tuberculosis (TB) - Kab mob ntsws (TB)

Active Tuberculosis (TB) Disease PDF Document
Source: Minnesota Department of Health

Instructions for Collecting Sputum for TB PDF Document
Source: Minnesota Department of Health

Mantoux Skin Test PDF Document
Source: Minnesota Department of Health

TB Contact Investigations PDF Document
Source: Minnesota Department of Health

Treatment for Latent Tuberculosis Infection PDF Document
Source: Minnesota Department of Health

What is Tuberculosis?PDF Document
Source: U.S. Committee for Refugees and Immigrants - Arlington, VA


Vaccinations - Tshuaj txhaj tiv thaiv

Diphtheria, Tetanus, and Pertussis Vaccine PDF Document
Source: Centers for Disease Control/Immunization Action Coalition

Hepatitis A Vaccine PDF Document
Source: Centers for Disease Control/Immunization Action Coalition

Hib Vaccine PDF Document
Source: Centers for Disease Control/Immunization Action Coalition

HPV (Human Papillomavirus) Vaccine PDF Document
Source: Centers for Disease Control/Immunization Action Coalition

Influenza Vaccine - Inactivated PDF Document
Source: Centers for Disease Control/Immunization Action Coalition

Influenza Vaccine - Live Intranasal PDF Document
Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention/ Immunization Action Coalition

Polio Vaccine (Inactivated) PDF Document
Source: Centers for Disease Control/Immunization Action Coalition

Polio Vaccine (Oral) PDF Document
Source: Centers for Disease Control/Immunization Action Coalition


Women's Health - Poj niam kev noj qab nyob huv

Cervical Cancer: What Women Need to Know PDF Document
Source:Office of Women's Health - Department of Health Services, California

Gynecologic Cancers: What Women Need to KnowPDF Document
Source: Office of Women's Health - Department of Health Servcies California

Ovarian Cancer: What Women Need to KnowPDF Document
Source: Office of Women's Health - Dept. of Health Services, California

Pregnancy and Dental HealthPDF Document
Source: California Dental Association

Routine Health Exams for Women (Pap Test, Mammograms)PDF Document
Source: U.S. Committee for Refugees and Immigrants - Arlington, VA

Uterine Cancer: What Women Need to KnowPDF Document
Source: Office of Women's Health - Department of Health Services, California

What Every Woman Should Know about Her Body (Menstrual Cycle)PDF Document
Source: U.S. Committee for Refugees and Immigrants - Arlington, VA