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Multilingual/Multicultural Health Info
Here you will find resources with multicultural health information and health information in languages other than English.
Chinese Community Health Resource Center
The Center's mission is to build a healthy community through culturally and linguistically competent preventive health, disease management, and research programs. (Information displayed in simplified and traditional Chinese and English languages.)
A new initiative that promotes language and cultural competence to improve the quality of health care for minority, immigrant, and ethnically diverse communities.
EthnoMed Patient Education
EthnoMed is an ethnic medicine website containing medical and cultural information about immigrant and refugee groups. Information is specific to groups in the Seattle are, but much of the cultural and health information is of interest and applicable in other geographic areas.
MedlinePlus: Health Information in Multiple Languages
Health information in many languages, and links to refugee and cross-cultural resource organizations for providers and clients.
Multilingual Covid-19 Fact Sheet
Information on Covid-19 vaccines, prevention, as well as fact sheets on many more health topics can be found here--in many different languages.
World Health Organization Fact Sheets
International organization which coordinates the world’s response to health emergencies, promotes well-being, prevents diseases and expands access to health care. *Note that users can change the website language and all its information (like Fact Sheets) in the top right hand corner of the page.
Food and Nutrition Information Center Non-English Language Materials
Resources for food and nutrition materials written in several non-English languages from the NAL Food and Nutrition Information Center.
Health Information Translations
Provides education resources in multiple languages for healthcare professionals and others to use in their communities. Resources are easy to read and culturally appropriate.
Health Navigator: Nutrition
Useful health and nutrition related resources translated into multiple languages.
European Food Information Council: EUFIC
International information source for resources on topics including Healthy Living, What's In Food, Food Production, Food Safety and Understanding Science. Different translations available by clicking tab on top right corner of website.
Native American Health
Native American Health (MedlinePlus)
A freely available resource for finding health and medical information as it pertains to American Indians, Alaska Natives, and Canadian First Nations.
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