Monthly Archives: February 2013

Oscar Smith International Baccalaureate Students Visit Brickell Library

International Baccalaureate students from Chesapeake’s Oscar Smith High School visited the Edward E. Brickell Medical Sciences Library on February 12th.  Students attended “EVMS CARES: Consumer Health Information at Your Fingertips!” training and learned how to access consumer health resources that will … Continue reading

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Chocolate and Your Health

It’s February and you may have been given a box of chocolates!  Click on the links below to learn about health and chocolate. Can Chocolate be Good for my Health?  (Mayo Clinic) Chocolate a Sweet Remedy for Many Ills?  (US … Continue reading

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African-American Health

February is National African American History Month.  Learn more about African-American health issues by clicking on the links below. African-American Health http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/africanamericanhealth.html  (MedlinePlus) Health Information: African American Health http://health.nih.gov/topic/AfricanAmericanHealth  (National Institutes of Health)  Minority Women’s Health: African-Americans http://womenshealth.gov/minority-health/african-americans/ (US Health … Continue reading

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Outreach Services Coordinator Available to Present at Your Event by Ruth Smith

According to the Centers for Disease Control American Heart Month is February. Are you looking for a speaker at no cost? Consider inviting Ruth Smith, Outreach Services Coordinator, to give her presentation EVMS CARES: Consumer Health Information at Your Fingertips. … Continue reading

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