eHealth Resources

Health and Wellness Resources via NC LIVE


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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Resources about diseases, conditions and other special topics, with health immunizations and recommendations for travelers worldwide.
eBooks on EBSCOhost Over 26,000 fiction, reference, scholarly, and professional books online.
Go Ask Alice Go Ask Alice! answers questions about alcohol & other drugs; emotional health; fitness & nutrition; general health; relationships; and sexual & reproductive health.
Healthfinder Journals, magazines, and medical dictionaries on minority health, as well as prevention and self-care on a variety of topics such as pregnancy, HIV, diabetes, women's health, and more.
HIV InSite Up-to-date information on HIV/AIDS treatment, prevention, and policy. Includes information on HIV in other areas of the world.
KidsHealth Information about children from before birth through adolescence. Topics include: emotional development, nutrition, parenting, first aid, and infections.
Lab Tests Online Understand lab tests that are part of routine care, as well as diagnosis and treatment. Search by test, condition, or recommended screenings.
MayoClinic.com Health education to patients and the general public on topics such as autism, influenza, bipolar disorder, breast cancer, smoking, depression, and more.
MedlinePlus Common diseases and conditions, health promotion and wellness, drugs info, medical dictionaries and more.
MedlinePlus Drugs & Supplements Guide to prescription and over-the-counter medications, herbs, and supplements.
Merck Manual Home Edition Explains disorders, their symptoms, how they're diagnosed, and how they can be prevented or treated.
MyiLibrary Online books on a variety of topics including art, language learning, medical, health, history, and more.
National Cancer Institute Comprehensive descriptions of cancer research programs and clinical trials.
National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine Complementary and alternative healing practices such as aromatherapy, acupuncture, and herbal medicine. Offers resources and pamphlets.
National Institute of Mental Health Symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment of various mental illnesses. Includes brochures, information sheets, reports, press releases, and fact sheets.
Natural Standard Evidence-based reviews on dietary supplements and complementary and alternative medicine therapies including herbs, supplements, vitamins, diets, nutrition, exercise, and complementary practices and modalities.
NC Health Info Online guide to quality health and medical information and local health services throughout North Carolina.
NIH Senior Health Aging-related health information for family members and friends seeking easy to understand online health information.
North Carolina Public Health Information on health precautions, links to local health departments, how to get birth certificates.
ProQuest Family Health Magazines and journals covering consumer health topics, such as sports injuries, women's health, food and nutrition, midwifery, eye care and dentistry.
ProQuest Health & Medical Complete Clinical research plus consumer and health administration titles.
ProQuest Health Management Research supporting professional healthcare management and healthcare administration.
ProQuest Nursing & Allied Health Source Journals and dissertations covering nursing, allied health, and alternative and complementary medicine.
Women's Health Resource on women’s health topics: pregnancy, body image, HIV/AIDS, girls health, heart health, menopause, mental health, quitting smoking, and domestic violence.