MedlinePlus: A World of Health at Your Fingertips

Use this resource to find:

  • Information about diseases and conditions, including clinical trials
  • Infomraiton about alternative and conventional treatments
  • Drug information
  • Doctor and hospital directories
  • Health organizations
  • Links to the latest medical research 
  • News articles and general information on a variety of health and nutrition topics
  • Anatomy and surgery videos (watch your upcoming surgery!)

Written for the layperson, MedlinePlus from the National Library of Medicine is one of the best places to start your search for medical or health related information. The information is available in multiple languages, as well as easy to read versions.

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