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Health Education Materials for Members

Materials to Keep You Informed

Health education brochures provide you with information on how to stay healthy and/or manage a disease. You can ask your doctor for brochures or you can call our Health Education department at (323) 827-6036. We also have materials available in other topics, languages and in alternative formats. Please call the Health Education Department for more information. Below is a list of the topics available to you:



Alcohol & Drug Abuse

Teen Prescription Drug Abuse:

English | Spanish | Chinese | Armenian | Farsi | Korean | Khmer | Russian | Tagalog | Vietnamese



Breastfeeding

"You Can Breastfeed Your Baby" - See files from Perinatal section below


Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM)

English | Spanish


Diabetes

Take Control of Your Diabetes
English | Spanish


Emergency Room Use

Not Sure It’s an Emergency?
English | Spanish


Family Planning

Birth Control Guide
English | Spanish


High Blood Pressure

You Can Control Your High Blood Pressure
English | Spanish | Chinese


HIV and STD Prevention

STD Prevention
English | Spanish | Chinese


Immunizations

Immunizations Keep Your Child Healthy
English | Spanish | Chinese | Armenian | Farsi | Korean | Khmer | Russian | Tagalog | Vietnamese


Injury Prevention

Parent's Firearm Safety Checklist
English | Arabic | Armenian | Spanish | Farsi | Korean | Chinese | Khmer | Russian | Tagalog | Vietnamese


Lead Poisoning Prevention

Simple Steps to Protect Your Child from Lead
English | Spanish


Nutrition

Build a Healthy Meal
English | Spanish


Obesity / Weight Management

Do You Need to Lose Weight?
Follow this link (National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute)




Physical Activity

Every Body Is Made to Move
English | Spanish | Armenian | Chinese | Farsi | Korean | Khmer | Russian | Tagalog | Vietnamese


Preventive Health Guidelines & Recommended Immunization Schedule for Adults

For Adults
English | Spanish


Preventive Health Guidelines & Recommended Immunization Schedule for Children and Adolescents

For Children and Adolescents
English | Spanish


Preventive Health Guidelines & Recommended Immunization Schedule for Medicare Members

For Medicare Members
English | Spanish


Smoking Prevention and Cessation

You Can Stop Smoking
English | Spanish

For free help with stopping smoking, call the CA Smokers' Helpline.
English: (800) 662-8887
Spanish: (800) 456-6386
Mandarin & Cantonese: (800) 838-8917
Vietnamese: (800) 778-8440
Korean: (800) 556-5564
TDD/TTY: (800) 933-4833


Unplanned Pregnancy

What to Do When Your Pregnancy Is Unexpected.
Pregnancy can be a very emotional time in your life. If your pregnancy is unexpected, you may be feeling scared or confused about what to do. It is important to remember that you have options. But first, you need to make sure that you're pregnant.
English | Spanish


Women's Health

Pap Tests- A Healthy Habit for You
English | Spanish

NOTE: We also have materials available in other topics, languages and in alternative formats. Please call the Health Education Department for more information.

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