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MedlinePlus

From the National Library of Medicine:

  • Reliable, up-to-date information on a wide-range of health topics written in plain language
  • Health Topics is a good starting point for most health information inquiries, including those topics listed below with additional resources
  • Easy-to-read materials, health information in multiple languages
  • Directories for doctors and other healthcare providers
  • Health information in multiple languages by language and by topic

National Institutes of Health (NIH) Health Information

  • Health information phone numbers
  • “Clear Health” section providing basic health information by topic
  • How to talk to your doctor and prepare for a health appointment

Family Doctor

  • Clear, easy to read information provided by the American Academy of Family Physicians
  • Topics covered include diseases and conditions, wellness and prevention, family health, and health care management.

Drug Information Portal

From the NIH:

  • Information on approximately 80,000 prescription and over-the-counter medications
  • Search by drug name or category 

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Cancer

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Diabetes

Heart Disease

Mental Health

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