Last Updated: Aug 1, 2012
Includes articles on health, medicine, herbal supplements, and a medical encyclopedia.
- Merck Manual
Explains disorders, who is likely to get them, their symptoms, how they're diagnosed, how they might be prevented, and how they can be treated; also provides information about prognosis.
Over 1,600 health topics from the most trusted sources.
Health articles, drug information, a symptom checker tool, and much more.
- Lab Test Online
Learn what various test are for and how to understand your results.
- Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Information on diseases, healthy living, emergency preparedness and more.
- Flu Vaccine Finder
Locate by zip code health providers who offer flu vaccinations.
- National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine
Researched information on herbal medicines and alternative medical treatments such as acupuncture.
- Finding Health Information on the Web
Health website recommendations by the Federal Trade Commission.
- Guide to Healthy Web Surfing
Medline Plus tips on how to evaluate the quality of health information on websites.
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