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American Association of Poison Control Centers >> >>
American Dental Association >> Health on the Net Foundation >>
American Medical Association >>  


Health Information from NIH >>
Combined Health Information Database
Household Products Database >>
Case Western Reserve University Health Sciences Research Databases >>  PubMed >>


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention >> National Cancer Institute >> >> National Institutes of Health >> Health Information
Drug Information >> >>
FDA Information For Consumers >> Surgeon General >>
healthfinder >> United States Department of Health & Human Services >>
Healthy People >> The Word on Health >>
MedlinePlus >> >>
NIH News in Health ( >> is a free monthly newsletter bringing you practical health information based on research from the National Institutes of Health (NIH), the nation's medical research agency.

Resources from hospitals, libraries, universities and others

CAPHIS >> Top 100 List from the Medical Library Association
Cleveland Public Library >> HIV/AIDS Resources >>
Cuyahoga County Public Library >> InteliHealth >>
Genetics Home Reference >> >>
Hardin MD >> from the University of Iowa The Merck Manuals >>
Health Hotlines >> NetWellness >>
Healthy Roads Media >>

Special Groups

African American Health >> Native Health Databases (NHD) >> provided by the University of New Mexico Health Sciences Library and Informatics Center
American Indian Health >> SPIRAL >>Selected Patient Information Resources in Asian Languages
Arctic Health >> Women's Health >>
Asian American Health >> Men's Health >>