Consumer Health

HEALTH AND WELLNESS RESOURCES

Websites

Familydoctor.org
A service of the American Academy of Family Physicians, this site provides information and patient hand-outs for common medical concerns and conditions.

MedlinePlus
This site has up to date medical and health information from the National Institutes of Health. It has links to trusted sources for over 700 diseases and conditions.

Resources

HEALTH SOURCE - CONSUMER EDITION

A resource that provides access to the full-text of over 190 journals covering authoritative health information for consumers. Topics covered include general health, nutrition, childcare, sports medicine, and other topics.

HEALTH SOURCE - NURSING/ACADEMIC EDITION

This database provides full access to more than 550 medical journals focusing on a wide variety of medical disciplines. It is a good resource for obtaining in depth articles on diseases and medical conditions and for keeping current on different areas of medicine.

Medical Home Portal

This site provides information for physicians, parents, teachers and other professionals to help with the care of children with chronic conditions.  Caregivers are linked to local resources, best practice guidelines for common chronic conditions in children, and practice-based case managers to...

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