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Health & Wellness Resource Center
Medical information for health professionals and general readers.
AMA Physician Select
Provides information on virtually every licensed physician in the United States . All physician credential data have been verified for accuracy and authenticated by accrediting agencies, medical schools, residency training programs, licensing boards, and other data sources.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Need to know what countries to stay away from because of the latest Ebola, cholera, or SARS outbreak? Would you like to avoid the latest gastrointestinal virus found on your favorite cruise ship? Check out the Travelers' Health report. You can read the latest disease news in the weekly Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report, or relax wih the monthly Emerging Infectious Diseases journal.
Connecticut Association for Children and Adults with Learning Disabilities
CACLD is a non-profit organization committed to helping children and adults with Learning Disabilities and Attention Deficit Disorders. Their site provides information, education, and consultation while promoting public awareness and understanding.
The Consumer Health Information Network
This collaborative project between the New Haven Free Public Library, the Cushing / Whitney Medical Library,and Yale University provides health books, databases, and reference services to members of the public free of charge. Allows easy navigation through numerous health resources. Highly recommended.
Operated by the non-profit National Women's Health Resource Center, this site has research news, tips, resources and an in-depth look at more than 100 health topics.
This award-winning site, developed by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, has been recognized as a key resource for finding the best government and nonprofit health and human services information on the Internet.
University of Connecticut Health Center Library's guide to consumer health information. In addition to it's own research guides, Healthnet also includes links to numerous reputable health and medical sites on the web. The center also provides customized information packets for Connecticut residents. Healthnet News is a newsletter which is published by the University of Connecticut Health Center Library. You can check for the newest edition of the Healthnet newsletter online and you can also find printed copies in our magazine reading room. They are located in the browse section which is on the wall to your immediate right when you enter the room.
From canker sores to cancer, WebMD is an informative, reliable, and convenient resource, with answers to all sorts of health questions. You can read about common and rare conditions, chat about them with others online, learn which treatments and drugs to ask your doctor about, and much more.