Health & Medicine

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    • Alt HealthWatch  

      Provides complementary, holistic and integrated approaches to health care and wellness.

    • Explora  

      Designed with public library patrons in mind, Explora Public Libraries provides easy-to-use features and reliable content from the world’s leading magazines and reference books, grouped into easy-to-browse categories.

    • Health Source: Consumer Edition  

      This comprehensive database provides a variety of full text articles on general health information for consumers from leading information providers.

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      A content-rich, authoritative, easy-to-use digital resource featuring age-appropriate, reliable, curriculum-related content covering a broad range of educational topics.

    • MEDLINE  

      Authoritative medical information on medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, pre-clinical sciences, and much more.

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      Official consumer site for the Health Insurance Marketplace.

    • Mayo Clinic  

      Comprehensive guides on hundreds of conditions. Explore possible causes for symptoms. Look up prescription and over-the-counter drug information. Tests and Procedures: What it is, how it’s done, how to prepare, risks and results.

    • U.S. National Library of Medicine  

      The United States National Library of Medicine is the world’s largest medical library. Located in Bethesda, Maryland, the NLM is a division of the National Institutes of Health.