Health: Yocum Library Useful Links
|Database Links||Database Content|
|Healthfinder||Federal web site for consumer health web sites|
|Healthfinder En Espanol||Es una guía gratuita a la información confiable de la salud|
|FamilyDoctor.org||Consumer Health Information from the American Association of Family Physicians|
|MayoClinic.com||Created by Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research for consumer information|
|Pharmer.org||What's My Pill? - Provides an organized and comprehensive list of pills marketed in the USA|
|Go Ask Alice!||Health question and answer Internet service produced by Columbia University's Health Education Program|
|Centers for Disease Control (CDC)||CDC is lead federal agency for protecting the health and safety of people|
|Medline Plus||Consumer and professional information from the National Institute of Health|
|Medline Plus en Espanol||Informacion de Salud para Usted|
|Pillbox||An initiative of the National Library of Medicine, it provides data and images for prescription, over-the-counter, homeopathic, and veterinary oral solid dosage medications marketed in the United States.|
|PubMedCentral||U.S. National Library of Medicine's free digital archive of biomedical and life sciences journal literature.|
|Merck Manuals||Free online access to Merck Manuals on human and animal health|
|Health on the Net (HON)||Foundation that evaluates Internet health websites|
|Women's Health||U.S. Government source of women's health information|
|Genetics Home Reference||National Library of Health database - More Information
Genetics Home Reference is the National Library of Medicine's web site for consumer information about genetic conditions and the genes or chromosomes responsible for those conditions.
|Household Products Database||National Library of Health database - More Information
This database links over 6,000 consumer brands to health effects from Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS) and allows research on products based on chemical ingredients. The database is designed to help provide information on chemical ingredients and their percentage in specific brands; their manufacturers; their acute and chronic effects; and on chemicals in the toxicology-related databases of the National Library of Medicine.
|Environmental Health and Toxicology||National Library of Health database - More Information
The Toxicology and Environmental Health Information Program objectives include create automated toxicology data banks, provide toxicology information and data services, and create, organize, and disseminate toxicology and environmental health information.