Health education

Health Knowledge Training Promotes Health Self-Advocacy and Better Health in Persons with ID

Maurice Feldman, PhD
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Role expectations, health policies, and flexibility important when introducing a new health promotion program

Elinor Sundblom, PhD
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Suggestions how to ask people with IDD about satisfaction with services and supports

Susan Copeland, PhD Read More...

Pharmacists can help people who have diabetes

Bernadette Flood Read More...

Overweight and Obesity Reduced as a Result of a Multicomponent Program for Adults with ID

Fermin Martinez-Zaragoza, PhD Read More...

Health information exchange between doctors, persons with ID, and caregivers is a process

Mathilde Mastebroek, MD Read More...

Health care for adults with I/DD - Toolkit for Primary Care Providers

The toolkit is a response to the unique health care needs of the adult intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD) population. The toolkit offers best-practice tools and information regarding specific medical and behavioral concerns of adults with IDD, including resources for patients and families. The website is divided into four categories: General Issues, Physical Issues, Health Watch Tables, and Behavioral and Mental Health Issues.

Health U.: A Nutrition Curriculum for Teenagers with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities

By Linda Bandini, PhD, RD, Carol Curtin, MSW, Richard Fleming, PhD, Melissa Maslin, MEd, and Renee Scampini, MS, RD Read More...

People with DD need motivation to wash their hands

By Christopher Walmsley
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People with ID need to have regular eye exams

By Mary Codling
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Video clips improve health advocacy

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By Maurice Feldman, PhD
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Nurses learn from teaching health education to people with I/DD

By Ginny Focht-New, PhD
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Caregiver training improves oral care knowledge and skills

By Nancy Fickert
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Caregivers and professionals need to partner up to improve access to sex education for people with ID

By Roy McConkey
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