Subject Guide to Health & Medicine

American Hospital Directory
Provides hospital profiles as well as key state and national statistics
http://www.ahd.com/

Centers for Disease Control
Provides health and safety topics, in addition to current issues and resources
http://www.cdc.gov

HealthFinder
Sponsored by the National Health Information Center, HealthFinder presents topical information and resources for consumers
http://www.healthfinder.gov/

Kids Health
Information about health, behavior, and development for children from birth through teen
http://kidshealth.org/

Mayo Clinic
Provides resources for a wide variety of diseases and conditions, information on drugs and supplements, tests and procedures, and an interactive symptom checker
http://www.mayoclinic.com/

MedlinePlus
“…brings together authoritative information from the National Library of Medicine, the National Institutes of Health (NIH), and other government agencies and health-related organizations. MedlinePlus also has extensive information about drugs, an illustrated medical encyclopedia, interactive patient tutorials, and latest health news.”
http://www.medlineplus.gov

Nutrition.gov
“Providing easy, online access to government information on food and human nutrition for consumers.”
http://www.nutrition.gov

NutritionFacts.org
“provides free updates on the latest in nutrition research via bite-sized videos.”
http://www.nutritionfacts.org