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Health & Medical Resources - Consumer Health Resources

Good General Sites

Columbia University Complete Home Medical Guide Web version of this excellent home health guide.  Search for diseases, health maintenance, health systems

DrugInfoNetProvides both information and links to areas on the web concerning healthcare and pharmaceutical-related topics Documents from the American Academy of Family Physicians.  Covers subjects normally treated by family practitioners Medical news, archives, "ask-a doc" articles for the consumer from the Mayo Clinic.  Extensive library can be searched or browsed by subject.  "Our collection of  health information is a great place for browsing. You'll find articles, reports, books, interactive widgets, and a wealth of other resources here in the library."  Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research

Medline Plus From National Library of Medicine.  NLM's effort to provide consumers with consumer as well as professional medical information.  Good Starting Place for Consumer Information Subjects.  Links to other sources for information on the Internet

Merck Manual of Medical Information Home Edition Web version of The Merck Manual of Medical Information--Home Edition

NIHSeniorHealth National Institutes of Health website for older adults, making age-related health information easily accessible for adults 60 and over.

NOAHCommunity health information project from New York City.  Presents health documents in both English and Spanish.  Also links to Spanish language resources elsewhere on the Web

WebMD Contains health and wellness information, plus health news items