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American Cancer Society  

Provides brief information about causes, risks, preventation, detection, diagnosis, staging, treatment, and side effects of a variety of cancers. Also on the site are live chat and a cancer help line.

Clinical Trials

   A registry and results database of publicly and privately supported clinical studies of human participants conducted around the world.

Consumer Safety

Get breaking consumer news and everyday information about safety, health, products, drugs, medical devices and consumer rights!

DailyMed

   Provides trustworthy information about marketed drugs in the United States. It is the official provider of FDA label information (package inserts).

Dietary Supplement Label Database

  Contains the full label contents from a sample of dietary supplement products marketed in the United States.

Drug Information Portal from National Library of Medicine

   Quick access to quality drug information.

Drug Interaction Checker

WebMD Interaction Checker

GeneEd

   Safe and useful resource for students in grades 9-12 to learn genetics.

 Genetics Home Reference

   Genetic disorders A to Z.

Haz-Mat

   An occupational health database designed for health and safety professionals and for consumers seeking information about the adverse effects of workplace exposures to chemical and biological agents.

LactMed

   Contains information on drugs and other chemicals to which breastfeeding mothers may be exposed.

 MedlinePlus

   The National Institute of Health's website for patients and their families and friends. Contains information about diseases, conditions and wellness
issues in language you can understand. Includes interactive tutorials, anatomy and surgery videos.

National Center for Biotechnology Information

   Information for consumers and clinicians on prevention and treatment of diseases and conditions.

National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health (NCCIH)

   The government's lead agency for scientific research on the diverse medical and health care systems, practices, and products that are not generally considered part of conventional medicine.

NLM Gallery of Mobile Apps and Sites

   Access NLM's numerous databases and resources on your smartphone or tablet.

Pillbox

   Aids in the identification of unknown pills. It combines images of pills with appearance and other information to enable users to visually search for and identify oral or solid dosage form medications.

PubChem National Center for Biotechnology Information 

   Provides information on the biological activities of small molecules. Has links to 3 databases: PubChem Substance, PubChem Compound and PubChem BioAssay. A PubChem publication site provides links to published articles.

PubMed

   PubMed comprises more than 24 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals and online books. Citations may include links to full-text content from PubMed Central and publisher websites.

Partners in Information Access for the Public Health Workforce

   Contains the latest information on public health topics of interest.

 Household Products Database from U.S. Department of Health & Human Services

   Health and safety information on household products.

TOXMAP

   Helps users visually explore data primarily from the EPA's Toxic Release Inventory and Superfund Program.

Toxicology Data Network

   Resource for searching databases on toxicology, hazardous chemicals, environmental health and toxic releases.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

   The worlds' largest biomedical library. The library coordinates a 6,000 member national network of Libraries of Medicine that promotes and provides access to health information in communities across the United States.

Zika Virus Information Resources

    Contains all the latest authoritative information coming from federal, national and international sources. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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