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Health Information Sites
National Library of Medicine / National Institutes of Health
Links to information on health topics, drug information, a medical dictionary and encyclopedia, health news, and healthcare directories. Provides información en español.
American Academy of Family Physicians
Search for health topics, drug information, advice on self-care, and health care for specific age groups. Provides información en español
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Health care information, along with health initiatives and activities of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and other federal departments and agencies. Provides información en español.
Mayo Clinic Health Information
Sections include Diseases & Conditions, Symptoms, Tests & Procedures, Drugs & Supplements, and Healthy Lifestyle.
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Diseases and Disorders
Use the links below to find information about the leading causes of death in the U.S as reported by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC):
Complementary and Integrative MedicineNational Center for Complementary and Integrative Health (NCCIH)MedlinePlus Complementary and Integrative Medicine
Clinical TrialsAlbany Medical Center Clinical TrialsClinicalTrials.govNIH Clinical Research Trials & You
Drugs/Supplements Drug Information Portal (NLM)MedlinePlus Drug Information
Health InsuranceHealthCare.govNY State of Health
Lab TestsLab Tests OnlineMedlinePlus Laboratory Tests
Mental HealthMentalHealth.govNational Institute of Mental HealthNew York State Office of Mental HealthMental Health AmericaSubstance Abuse and Mental Health Services AdministrationVeterans Crisis Line
Wellness/LifestyleHealthfinder Everyday Healthy LivingCDC Healthy Living