Health & Wellness

Consumer Health Resources


Information on aging, cancer, diabetes, drugs & alcohol, fitness, nutrition & dietetics, children's health, men & women's health, 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.

.Pubic Health Database via ProQuest 

This database allows you to search the core literature in the field of public health. ProQuest Public Health also includes current newspaper articles for uncovering timely results on the latest breaking topics pertaining to public health, such as H1N1, disaster preparedness, and obesity. Also, 9,000 full-text dissertations cover important scholarly topics such as Biostatistics, Environmental Health Sciences, Epidemiology, Health Services Administration, International Public Health, Maternal & Child Health, and Occupational Safety & Health.

This database includes journals and magazines covering an enormous range of health subjects, from sports injuries to women's health, from food and nutrition to midwifery, from eye care to dentistry

Health & Medical Collection via ProQuest
This database offers reliable, comprehensive journal coverage of clinical and biomedical topics, consumer health, health administration and more.

Database of nursing and allied health journals with additional materials that include nursing dissertations, conference proceedings, evidence-based care sheets, audiovisuals, and continuing education modules.

 Consumer Health Websites 


WebMD
Provides valuable health information, tools for managing your health, and support to those who seek information.

Drugs.com
Provides information about prescription and OTC drugs.


Topical Resources

NC Health Info Online
Guide to quality health and medical information and local health services throughout North Carolina.