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Selected Audiences Resources

Here you will find resources for selected audiences. These resources will help keep you informed on the best practices to treat and manage your patients’ care. Included are materials that can be shared with your patients and their families as a valuable tool to help answer some of their questions.

You can also find the publications on our publications catalog site.

African Americans
Asian Americans / Pacific Islanders
Children / Parents / Teachers

Latinos
Native Americans / Alaskan Natives
Women

Educational Resources to Address Health Disparities

African Americans

Publications/Fact Sheets

Cardiovascular Health: Small Group Discussions in Baltimore City Public Housing publication image Cardiovascular Health: Small Group Discussions in Baltimore City Public Housing - Consumer Assessment for Community-Based Outreach and Education Description PDF Web Version Not Available Printed Copies Not Available
Mobilizing African American Communities to Address Disparities in Cardiovascular Health publication image Mobilizing African American Communities to Address Disparities in Cardiovascular Health: The Baltimore City CV Health Partnership Strategy Development Workshop Summary Report Description PDF Web Version Not Available Printed Copies Not Available
The NHLBI Stroke Belt Initiative publication image The NHLBI Stroke Belt Initiative Description PDF Web Version Printed Copies Not Available
Public Health in Public Housing: Improving Health, Changing Lives publication image Public Health in Public Housing: Improving Health, Changing Lives Description PDF Web Version Not Available Printed Copies Not Available
Community Health Worker's Manual for African Americans publication image With Every Heartbeat is Life: A Community Health Worker’s Manual for African Americans Description PDF Web Version Printed Copies Not Available
Picture Cards image for Community Health Worker's Manual for African Americans publication With Every Heartbeat is Life: Picture Cards Description PDF Web Version Not Available Printed Copies Not Available
Working With Religious Congregations: A Guide for Health Professionals publication image Working With Religious Congregations: A Guide for Health Professionals Description PDF Web Version Not Available Printed Copies Not Available
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Asian Americans / Pacific Islanders

Cardiovascular Risk in the Cambodian Community publication image Cardiovascular Risk in the Cambodian Community: Formative Research from Lowell, Massachusetts Description PDF Web Version Not Available Printed Copies Not Available
Cardiovascular Risk in the Filipino Community publication image Cardiovascular Risk in the Filipino Community: Formative Research from Dale City and San Francisco, California Description PDF Web Version Not Available Printed Copies Not Available
Cardiovascular Risk in the Vietnamese Community publication image Cardiovascular Risk in the Vietnamese Community: Formative Research from Houston, Texas Description PDF Web Version Not Available Printed Copies Not Available
Picture Cards image for Filipino Community Health Worker Manual publication Healthy Heart, Healthy Family Picture Cards for Community Health Workers/Puso Mo, Buhay Mo - Mga Larawan Para sa mga Manggagawa sa Pangkalusugang Pampamayanan Description PDF Web Version Not Available Printed Copies Not Available
Community Health Worker Manual for Filipino Community publication image Healthy Heart, Healthy Family: A Community Health Worker’s Manual for the Filipino Community Description PDF Web Version Printed Copies Not Available
Heart Health Promotion Activities for Vietnamese Communities publication image Your Health is Golden! Heart Health Promotion Activities for Vietnamese Communities Description PDF Web Version Not Available Printed Copies Not Available
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Children / Parents / Teachers

Websites

Publications/Fact Sheets

Pocket Guide to Blood Pressure Measurement in Children publication image A Pocket Guide to Blood Pressure Measurement in Children Description PDF Web Version Printed Copies Not Available
Awake at the Wheel Brochure for Students image Awake at the Wheel Brochure for Students Description PDF Web Version Not Available Printed Copies Not Available
Drowsy Driving and Automobile Crashes publication image Drowsy Driving and Automobile Crashes  Description PDF Web Version Not Available Printed Copies Not Available
Educating Youth about Sleep and Drowsy Driving: Strategy Development Workshop Report publication image Educating Youth about Sleep and Drowsy Driving: Strategy Development Workshop Report  Description PDF Web Version Not Available Printed Copies Not Available
Is the Asthma Action Plan Working?--A Tool for School Nurse Assessment publication image Is the Asthma Action Plan Working?--A Tool for School Nurse Assessment Description PDF Web Version Printed Copies Not Available
Asthma Treatment Steps When a School Nurse is Unavailable publication image Management of Asthma Exacerbations: School Treatment Steps to Follow for an Asthma Episode in the School Setting When a Nurse is Not Available Description PDF Web Version Printed Copies Not Available
Poster image - Asthma Treatment Steps When a School Nurse is Unavailable publication Management of Asthma Exacerbations: School Treatment Steps to Follow for an Asthma Episode in the School Setting When a Nurse is Not Available Poster Description PDF Web Version Printed Copies Not Available
Emergency Protocol for Students without Asthma Action Plans publication image Management of Asthma Exacerbations: School Treatment Suggested Emergency Nursing Protocol for Students with Asthma Who Don't Have a Personal Asthma Action Plan Description PDF Web Version Printed Copies Not Available
Managing Asthma: A Guide for Schools 2003 publication image Managing Asthma: A Guide for Schools (2003 Edition) Description PDF Web Version Not Available Printed Copies Not Available
No image available for NAEPP Resolution on Asthma Management at School publication National Asthma Education and Prevention Program Resolution on Asthma Management at School Description PDF Web Version Printed Copies Not Available
School Health Index--A Self-Assessment and Planning Guide publication image School Health Index--A Self-Assessment and Planning Guide Description Not Available PDF Not Available Web Version Printed Copies Not Available
No image available for Students with Chronic Illnesses publication Students with Chronic Illnesses: Guidance for Families, Schools and Students Description PDF Web Version Not Available Printed Copies Not Available
JNC4 Report image The Fourth Report on the Diagnosis, Evaluation, and Treatment of High Blood Pressure in Children and Adolescents Description PDF Web Version Not Available Printed Copies Not Available
When Should Students With Asthma or Allergies Carry and Self-Administer Emergency Medications at School publication image When Should Students With Asthma or Allergies Carry and Self-Administer Emergency Medications at School? Description PDF Web Version Printed Copies Not Available

We Can! Ways to Enhance Children's Activity and Nutrition

WeCan Family Guide publication image A Family Guide Description PDF Web Version Not Available Order Printed Copies
WeCan Curriculum for Parents and Caregivers publication image Curriculum for Parents and Caregivers Description PDF Web Version Not Available Printed Copies Not Available
WeCan Leader's Guide to Parent Program publication image Parent Program - A Leader’s Guide Description PDF Web Version Not Available Printed Copies Not Available
Spanish - WeCan Parent Handbook Parents Handbook/Manual para padres (en español) Description PDF Web Version Not Available Order Printed Copies
WeCan Print Ad image Print Ad English Description PDF Web Version Not Available Printed Copies Not Available
Spanish - WeCan Print Ad image Print Ad Spanish/Anuncio impreso (en español) Description PDF Web Version Not Available Printed Copies Not Available
WeCan Program Brochure image Program Brochure Description PDF Web Version Not Available Order Printed Copies
WeCan Public Display Poster image Public Display Poster Description PDF Web Version Not Available Printed Copies Not Available
WeCan Toolkit for Action image Toolkit for Action Description PDF Web Version Not Available Printed Copies Not Available
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Latinos

Asthma Resources

Spanish - Breath of Life video image Video "Respirar es vida: el control del asma en nuestros niños" ("Breath of Life: Asthma Control for My Child" Description PDF Not Available Web Version Not Available Order Printed Copies
Spanish - Asthma Tip Sheets image Asthma Tip Sheets/Guías sobre el asma Description PDF Web Version Not Available Printed Copies Not Available
Spanish - Asthma Action Plan image Plan de acción para el control del asma Description PDF Web Version Printed Copies Not Available

Salud Para Su Corazón

Hispanic Lay Health Educator's Manual image Lay Health Educator’s Manual Description PDF Web Version Printed Copies Not Available
Spanish - Hispanic Lay Health Educator's Manual image Lay Worker Manual/Manual de Promotores (en español) Description PDF Web Version Printed Copies Not Available

The Heart Truth

The Heart Truth for Latinas: Take Action to Protect Your Heart publication image The Heart Truth for Latinas: Take Action to Protect Your Heart Description PDF Web Version Not Available Order Printed Copies
Spanish - The Heart Truth for Latinas: Take Action to Protect Your Heart publication image The Heart Truth for Latinas: Take Action to Protect Your Heart/La verdad acerca el corazón para las latinas: Tome medidas para proteger su corazón Description PDF Web Version Not Available Order Printed Copies
Spanish - The Heart Truth for Women Core Brochure The Heart Truth for Women Core Brochure/La verdad acerca del corazón para las mujeres Description PDF Web Version Order Printed Copies
Bilingual (English/Spanish) - Real Women Wear Red Poster image Real Women Wear Red Poster/Al corazón no le importa como te vistes (bilingual English, Spanish) Description PDF Web Version Order Printed Copies

We Can! - Ways to Enhance Children's Activity and Nutrition

Spanish - WeCan Parent Handbook publication image Parents Handbook/Manual para padres (en español) Description PDF Web Version Not Available Order Printed Copies
Spanish - WeCan Print Ad image Print Ad Spanish/Anuncio impreso (en español) Description PDF Web Version Not Available Printed Copies Not Available
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Native Americans / Alaskan Natives

Honor the Gift

Visuals and Handouts image for Heart Health for American Indians and Alaskan Natives publication Honoring the Gift of Heart Health for American Indians and Alaskan Natives Visuals and Handouts Description PDF Web Version Not Available Printed Copies Not Available
Heart Health Educator's Manual for Alaska Natives publication image Honoring the Gift of Heart Health: A Heart Health Educator’s Manual for Alaska Natives Description PDF Web Version Not Available Printed Copies Not Available
Heart Health Educator's Manual for American Indians publication image Honoring the Gift of Heart Health: A Heart Health Educator’s Manual for American Indians Description PDF Web Version Not Available Printed Copies Not Available
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Women

Websites

The Heart Truth

The Heart Truth for Women: Take Action to Protect Your Heart publication image The Heart Truth for Women: Take Action to Protect Your Heart Description PDF Web Version Not Available Order Printed Copies
The Heart Truth for African American Women: Take Action to Protect Your Heart publication image The Heart Truth for African American Women: Take Action to Protect Your Heart Description PDF Web Version Order Printed Copies
The Heart Truth for Latinas: Take Action to protect Your Heart publication image The Heart Truth for Latinas: Take Action to protect Your Heart Description PDF Web Version Not Available Order Printed Copies
Spanish - The Heart Truth for Latinas: Take Action to protect Your Heart publication image The Heart Truth for Latinas: Take Action to Protect Your Heart/La verdad acerca el corazón para las latinas: Tome medidas para proteger su corazón Description PDF Web Version Not Available Order Printed Copies
The Heart Truth for Women Core Brochure image The Heart Truth for Women Core Brochure Description PDF Web Version Order Printed Copies
Spanish - The Heart Truth for Women Core Brochure image The Heart Truth for Women Core Brochure/La verdad acerca del corazón para las mujeres Description PDF Web Version Order Printed Copies
The 2007 Healthy Heart Handbook for women image The Healthy Heart Handbook for Women ’07 - 20th Anniversary Edition Description PDF Web Version Not Available Order Printed Copies
The Heart Truth for Women: Learn About Heart Disease publication image The Heart Truth for Women: Learn About Heart Disease Description PDF Web Version Not Available Order Printed Copies
Bilingual (English/Spanish) - Real Women Wear Red poster image Real Women Wear Red Poster/Al corazón no le importa como te vistes (bilingual English, Spanish) Description PDF Web Version Order Printed Copies
When Delicious Meets Nutritious, Recipes for Heart Health publication image When Delicious Meets Nutritious: Recipes for Heart Health Description PDF Web Version Not Available Order Printed Copies
The Heart Truth Wallet Card image The Heart Truth Wallet Card Description PDF Web Version Not Available Order Printed Copies

Publications/Fact Sheets

Women's Heart Health: Developing a National Health Education Action Plan publication image Women’s Heart Health: Developing a National Health Education Action Plan Description PDF Web Version Not Available Printed Copies Not Available
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