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Print Resources
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A-Z of Medicinal Drugs
Consumer Health Informatics: Informing Consumers and Improving Health Care
Consumer's Guide to Dentistry
Helping Parents, Youth, and Teachers Understand Medications for Behavioral and Emotional Problems
How Do I Talk to My Family About Fabry?
How Do I Talk to My Family About Pompe
Informed Health Online
London Lupus Centre, Book of Lupus: A Patients' Guide
Merck Manual of Diagnosis and Therapy
NIH Curriculum Supplement Series
Oxford Companion to the Body
Proceedings of the Surgeon General's Workshop on Improving Health Literacy
Self Management of Chronic Disease: Alzheimer's Disease
Smart Health Choices: Making Sense of Health Advice
Taking Science to the People: A Communication Primer for Scientists and Engineers
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Databases  RSS
Drug Information Portal
Genetics Home Reference
Health Information in Multiple Languages
Health Reference Center Academic
Household Products Database
MedlinePlus Consumer Health
PubMed Health
Tox Town
E-Journals  RSS
International Journal of Yoga
Journal of Participatory Medicine
News in Health
Patient Counselling and Health Education
Patient Education and Counseling
Recommended Websites
Children's Oral Health (American Academy of Pediatrics)
[http://www2.aap.org/commpeds/dochs/oralhealth/]
Dialysis Facility Tracker
[http://projects.propublica.org/dialysis/]
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Choosing Wisely
[http://choosingwisely.org/?page_id=13]
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National Health Service
[http://www.nhs.uk/Pages/homepage.aspx]
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Patient UK
[http://www.patient.co.uk/]
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Alumni Medical Library Resources
Mental Health Information Network (MHIN)
[http://mhin.bu.edu/]
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Consumer Health
Cleveland Clinic Health Information
[http://my.clevelandclinic.org/health/default.aspx]
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Consumer Lab Testing Information
[http://www.ascls.org/default.asp?page=cons_lab_test]
FamilyDoctor.org
[http://familydoctor.org/familydoctor/en.html]
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FDA: Health Fraud Scams
[http://www.fda.gov/ForConsumers/ProtectYourself/HealthFraud/default.htm]
Health Hotlines
[http://healthhotlines.nlm.nih.gov/]
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JAMA Patient Page
[http://jama.ama-assn.org/cgi/collection/patient_page]
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Mayo Clinic
[http://www.mayoclinic.com/]
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Med Help International
[http://www.medhelp.org/]
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Medline Plus: Videos and Tutorials
[http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/videosandcooltools.html]
MedlinePlus: Electromagnetic Fields
[http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/electromagneticfields.html]
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MedlinePlus: Environmental Health
[http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/environmentalhealth.html]
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MedlinePlus: Ergonomics
[http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/ergonomics.html]
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MedlinePlus: Evaluating Health Information
[http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/evaluatinghealthinformation.html]
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MedlinePlus: Molds
[http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/molds.html]
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MedlinePlus: Noise
[http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/noise.html]
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MedlinePlus: Pesticides
[http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/pesticides.html]
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MedlinePlus: Radiation Exposure
[http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/radiationexposure.html]
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MedlinePlus: Talking With Your Doctor
[http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/talkingwithyourdoctor.html]
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Merck Manuals: Online Medical Library
[http://www.merckmanuals.com/home/index.html]
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MouthHealthy
[http://www.mouthhealthy.org/]
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MyICUCare
[http://www.myicucare.org/Pages/default.aspx]
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National Women's Health Information Center: Lupus
[http://www.womenshealth.gov/publications/our-publications/fact-sheet/lupus.cfm]
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NetWellness
[http://www.netwellness.org]
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Orthopod
[http://www.eorthopod.com/eorthopodV2/index.php?ID=1e69153b4390c6eff3095daeefe6031a]
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TMJ Association
[http://www.tmj.org/site/]
US Pharmacopeial Convention Food Fraud Database
[http://www.foodfraud.org/]
Government Agencies and Resources
CDC TV
[http://www.cdc.gov/cdctv/]
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CDC: Children's Oral Health
[http://www.cdc.gov/OralHealth/topics/child.htm]
Consumer Health Manual
[http://nnlm.gov/outreach/consumer/]
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Department of Health & Human Services
[http://www.hhs.gov/]
FDA: For Consumers
[http://www.fda.gov/ForConsumers/default.htm]
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Genetic Testing
[http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/handbook/testing]
healthfinder.gov
[http://www.healthfinder.gov/]
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MedlinePlus
[http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/]
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NCCAM: National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine
[http://nccam.nih.gov/]
[Description]
Office of Rare Diseases
[http://rarediseases.info.nih.gov/]
Publications.USA.gov
[http://publications.usa.gov/USAPubs.php]
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USA.gov Consumer Protection
[http://www.usa.gov/topics/consumer.shtml]
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Internet Guides and Pathfinders
NOAH
[http://www.noah-health.org/]
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Top 100 List: Health Websites You Can Trust
[http://caphis.mlanet.org/consumer/index.html]
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Non-English Language Resources
Bilingual Diabetes Handouts
[http://monarch.gsu.edu/multiculturalhealth/]
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Consumer Health Information in Many Languages Resources
[http://nnlm.gov/outreach/consumer/multi.html]
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Immunization/Vaccination Information Statements
[http://ethnomed.org/patient-education/immunization/immunization]
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MedlinePlus: Health Information in Multiple Languages
[http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/languages/languages.html]
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MedlinePlus: Información de Salud para Usted
[http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/spanish/]
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Multicultural Mental Health Australia: Translations
[http://www.mhima.org.au/mental-health-information-and-resources/resources-and-publications/translations]
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Selected Patient Information Resources in Asian Languages (SPIRAL)
[http://spiral.tufts.edu/]
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Tutorials and Learning Tools
Interactive Health Tutorials
[http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/tutorial.html]
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