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Patients & Families

Consumer health resources of value to patients and families.

Online Resources

Health Library Evidence-based health & wellness information organized by categories to include: disease & conditions; procedures & tests; centers of excellence; health & wellness centers; natural & alternative treatments; and medications.

Express Information Library - a collection of current, dependable health education and advice topics. These fact sheets are written from a consumer's perspective, reviewed annually, and rewritten when needed to reflect new technologies and advances in healthcare.

Medline Plus - Trusted health information for you, including mutilingual resources, a medical encyclopedia, drug information, and more.

Senior Health - Health and wellness information for older adults from the National Institutes of Health.

Print Resources

Consumer Health Journal Collection in the Library Catalog - collection of print journal articles relevant to consumer health, patients, and families

Disclaimer:
This material is for informational services only and should not be used in the place of medical advice, instruction, and/or treatment by your own health care provider. Please consult your own health care provider about any personal health concerns. The Family Resource Center and/or Health Sciences Library will not be held responsible for the results of your decisions regarding use of this information. The Family Resource Center and/or Health Sciences Library assumes no responsibility for any discrepancies or errors contained in these resources.