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Health Library

 Use the following links to search for helpful information on health topics related to adults and children.

Adult and Family Medicine

Familydoctor.org - Health information for the whole family from the American Academy of Family Physicians

WebMD.com - Health information and tools for managing your health from WebMD

Medlineplus.gov – Information to help answer health questions from the National Library of Medicine


Pediatrics

www.aap.org -  Health information from the American Academy of Pediatrics

KidsHealth.org - Health information about children from before birth through adolescence

Safekids.org - Organization dedicated solely to preventing unintentional childhood injury

Netsmartz.org - Activities for parents/guardians to support talks with their children and teens about Internet safety

KidsGrowth.com - Health information for parents developed by pediatricians

TeenGrowth.com - Information that focuses on the health interests and general well being of the teenage population


Women's Health

Womenshealthissues.net - Consumer health information provided by the HealthScout Network

Healthywomen.org - National Women's Health Resource Center site of independent health information for women


Immunizations

Cdc.gov - Health information from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Immunizationinfo.org - National Network for Immunization Information


General

www.americanheart.org - The American Heart Association works to build healthier lives, free of cardiovascular diseases and stroke.  Coronary resources are available at this site.

www.lungusa.com - Information from the American Lung Association regarding the prevention of lung disease and the promotion of lung health.

www.cancer.org - Resources and information on cancer from the American Cancer Society.

www.diabetes.org - American Diabetes Association provides diabetes research, information and advocacy.

www.arthritis.org - Public health education from the Arthritis Foundation.

Chadd.org - Children and Adults with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (CHADD), provides education, advocacy and support for individuals with AD/HD.

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