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Book Selections and Health Resources: Family Health History

National Family Health History Day

Knowing your family’s health history paints a picture of potential health problems from one generation to the next. This knowledge is a powerful tool for early detection or prevention of diseases you may be at risk for. Learn how to find and share your family health history on National Family Health History Day, which is Thanksgiving Day, and throughout the year. How?

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Choose one of the three NNLM Reading club books. Then download the discussion guide, promotional materials, and corresponding health information. Short on time? No worries! Apply for a free NNLM Reading Club Book Kit while supplies last!

Book covers for Inheritance, There Is Something About Edgefield, and The Book Woman of Troublesome Creek