Publications can be ordered free of charge from the Massachusetts Health Promotion Clearinghouse many can be downloaded and reproduced.

Men's Health Partnership Publication: Prostate Cancer: A Guide for Men and Their Families available at any Partnership location or online at: order www.maclearinghouse.com # PC515

Men's Health Partnership Publication: Prostate Cancer Fact Sheet

For men. Low literacy brochure for adults provides basic information about prostate cancer, risk factors and symptoms. Gives practical steps for prevention and simple description of screening tests. 8-1/2x11/ 1pp double-sided/ reproducible/
English ( #PC512)
Spanish ( #PC513)
Portuguese ( #PC514)

Men's Health Partnership Publication: Take Charge of Your Health through the Men's Health Partnership brochure

This brochure provides information on the Men's Health Partnership free screening services for prostate cancer, heart disease and stroke risk factor screenings. Includes information about the screenings, who may qualify, how to enroll, locations, and basic facts on men's health. 2-3/4"x8-1/2"/ 4-fold
English ( #PC526)
Spanish ( #PC527)

Heart Disease and Stroke Publication: 

For general audience. Colorful and animated 3-minute music video that presents three scenarios for recognizing and responding to the signs of a stroke using the FAST model (Face, Arm, Speech, Time). Instructional lyrics describe each vignette and encourage the response of calling 9-1-1.
English
DVD (#HD2103) 
VHS (#HD2104)

Heart Disease and Stroke Publication: Stroke Heroes Act FAST-Learn the Signs of Stroke brochure

For general audience. Colorful brochure presents Stroke Heroes Act FAST model (Face, Arm, Speech, Time) for recognizing and responding to the signs of stroke. Includes facts about stroke, risk factors and symptoms of stroke. Inside panel can be used as a poster. Developed by the Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention and Control Program, MA Dept of Public Health. 3-1/2"x8-1/2"/ 3-fold/
English ( #HD2101)

Heart Disease and Stroke Publication: Stroke Heroes Act FAST-Learn these Signs of Stroke poster

For general audience. Attractive poster that presents Stroke Heroes Act FAST model (Face, Arm, Speech, Time) for recognizing and responding to the signs of stroke. Includes space to write date, time, location, and contact information for a stroke educational presentation or training. Developed by the Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention and Control Program, MA Dept of Public Health. 11"x17"
English ( #HD2102)

National Institutes of Health Publication: Check Your High Blood Pressure Prevention I.Q.

For general audience. Twelve true/false statements test readers' knowledge about high blood pressure, with detailed answers provided on reverse side. English (#NP805)

National Heart Lung and Blood Institute Publication: DASH to the Diet: Prevent and Control High Blood Pressure Following the DASH Eating Plan fact sheet

For general audience. Fact sheet for public and patients on Dietary Approaches to Stop Hypertension (DASH) eating plan, which has been shown to prevent and reduce high blood pressure. Provides tips for eating heart-healthfully. Full color. 8-1/2"x11"/ double-sided/
English ( #HD2111)
Spanish ( #HD2112)

National Heart Lung and Blood Institute Publication: Move to Prevent and Control High Blood Pressure: Mission Possible fact sheet

For general audience.Fact sheet for public and patients on impact of at least 30 minutes of moderate physical activity each day on blood pressure. Includes tips for getting started and sticking to a physical activity program, common questions and answers about physical activity, and suggested activities for moderate exercise. Full color. 8-1/2"x11"/ double-sided/
English ( #HD2113)
Spanish ( #HD2114)

National Heart Lung and Blood Institute Publication: Prevent and Control High Blood Pressure: Mission Possible - What Every Young Adult Should Know fact sheet

For young adults. Fact sheet for people in their late teens and twenties on potential risk of high blood pressure and tips for preventing it. Full color. 8-1/2"x11"/ double-sided/
English ( #HD2115)

National Heart Lung and Blood Institute Publication: Prevent and Control High Blood Pressure: Mission Possible - What Every Mid-Life and Older American Should Know fact sheet

For mid-life to older adults. Fact sheet targeting mid-life to older adults on risks associated with high blood pressure and tips for preventing and controlling it. Full color. 8-1/2"x11"/ double-sided/
English ( #HD2116)

National Heart Lung and Blood Institute Publication: Prevent and Control High Blood Pressure: Mission Possible - What Every African American Should Know fact sheet

For African American adults .Fact sheet targeting African American adults with messages about their special risks associated with high blood pressure and tips for preventing and controlling it. Full color. 8-1/2"x11"/ double-sided/
English ( #HD2117)

National Heart Lung and Blood Institute Publication: Prevent and Control High Blood Pressure: Mission Possible - What You Should Know About Preventing and Controlling High Blood Pressure fact sheet

For general audience. Fact sheet for people with high blood pressure. Provides information on risks associated with high blood pressure and tips for preventing and controlling it. Designed for clinicians to give to patients. Full color. 8-1/2"x11"
English: single sheet/ double-sided ( #HD2118)
Spanish: 4 pp ( #HD2119)

 


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