This entry is part of the series Health on the Shelf

October is Health Literacy Month and highlights the importance of easy-to-understand reliable health information. Your library is an excellent resource for health information and can help you to take control and understand your own health. Here are some health resources WPPL offers:

Take-home health information: Visit the library lobby throughout the year to find reliable take-home health guides and fliers.

Displays on health: Stop by the library to see displays highlighting items in the collection.

Blogs on health resources: Click here to visit the WPPL Blogs page.

Databases on health: Click here to view a list of Databases & Subscriptions. Scroll until you see the Health and Medical listings.

Programming on health: The library offers health programs throughout the year. As part of the library’s 4th annual Health Fair on October 28, take part in these three programs:

Osteoporosis Virtual Health Talk with MetroHealth at 12:00PM – Click here to register

Diabetes Virtual Health Talk with MetroHealth at 3:00 PM – Click here to register

Chair Yoga in-person class with certified instructor and masks required at 6:30 PM – Click here to register