Get Help With Quitting Smoking

Handout with information about quitlines and contact information for different language lines. In Amharic, Khmer, Spanish, Tigrinya and Vietnamese.

March 27, 2018 · PDF


Hookah Smoking: Get the Facts

This brochure in English, Amharic, Somali discusses what hookah smoking is, health risks, legality, and offers resources for more information.

June 29, 2016 · PDF


Revisiting Hookah/Shisha and Exploring Intersections with Violence

Notes from an August 2014 King County Somali Health Board discussion about hookah/shisha.

August 20, 2014 · PDF


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Pertussis (Whooping Cough) Fact Sheet – Burmese

Fact sheet about pertussis (whooping cough) in Burmese, Karen, Nepali, and English language.

May 16, 2012 · PDF


Quitting Smoking Can Help You Recover From Cancer

Handout that describes 5 ways that quitting smoking can help in cancer recovery. In Amharic, Khmer, Spanish, Tigrinya and Vietnamese.

January 2, 2012 · PDF


Quitting Smoking Handout

Handout with information about quitting smoking and the related motivations and benefits.

February 11, 2011 · PDF


Hookah/Shisha – The Big Myth

A PowerPoint presentation comparing health risks of smoking cigarettes and smoking from a water-pipe.

January 5, 2011 · PDF


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Somali Audio Teaching Tool about Tuberculosis and TB Treatment

This audio-based education tool can be used to introduce the topic of TB, prior to even beginning to discuss the need for PPD skin testing or at any step in the TB evaluation process (it can be used after a PPD is determined to be positive, after the x-ray has been performed, before INH has been recommended, or during INH TLTBI to reinforce the rationale for taking treatment for LTBI).

September 3, 2009 · Audio, PDF


Asthma inhaler

What is Asthma?

Patient education about asthma, including information about irritants, symptoms and treatment.

August 7, 2009 · Article, PDF


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Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS)

SARS Fact Sheet about sudden/severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS). Published on EthnoMed with permission from Public Health Seattle & King County.

April 4, 2009 · PDF