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Health & Medicine

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Health & Medicine

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Alt HealthWatch

Full-text alternative health research database focused on complementary, holistic and integrated approaches to health care and wellness. It offers the latest information about the evolving practice of holistic medicine and therapies.

CDC

Find the latest information on diseases & conditions, healthy living, traveler’s health, and emergency preparedness from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Consumer Health Complete

Provides content covering all key areas of health and wellness, from mainstream medicine to the many perspectives of complementary and holistic medicine.

Consumer Safety.org

Provides information about recalls and safety-related news about drugs, medical devices, food, and consumer products.

Drugs.com

Information on OTC and prescription drugs.

Health Source: Consumer Edition

Consumer health information including magazines and reference books. It also includes searchable full text for current health pamphlets.

Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition

Provides researchers, allied health professionals, nurses and medical educators access to full-text scholarly journals focusing on many medical disciplines. It provides indexing, abstracts and full-text for hundreds of nursing and allied health journals, many of which are peer-reviewed.

HealthCare.gov

Federal government site with information on insurance choices and rights under the Affordable Care Act.

Mayo Clinic

Tools and information for healthier lives.

MedlinePlus

Health topics, drug information, dictionaries of medical terms, directories, and resources from the U.S. National Library of Medicine.

Merck Manual

One of the world’s most widely used medical information resources.

Nutrition.gov

Nutrition information from registered dietitians at the USDA.

Psychology & Behavioral Health Collection

Covers a broad range of subjects in the fields of psychology, behavioral sciences and related disciplines. For psychologists, counselors, researchers, and students.

WebMD

Health and fitness information.