Health & Wellness

Wayne Memorial Hospital and Community Health Centers 

Local health services, programs, and careers by the hospital and community health centers which provide health and dental care on a sliding scale based on income.

Medline Plus

Provides a medical dictionary, health topics, videos and tutorials including one on evaluating Internet health information

Centers for Disease Control

Health & safety topics and current news

WebMD

A-Z information on health conditions, healthy living, health news

Everyday health

Includes a symptom checker, drug finder, health apps, and regular columns

Drugs.com

Peer-reviewed data on prescription drugs and over-the-counter medicines, pill identifier, and interactions checker.

General Health

https://www.health.harvard.edu/

Authoritative health information, drawing on the expertise of the 8000 faculty physicians at the Harvard Medical School and its affiliated hospitals.

http://www.mayoclinic.org/patient-care-and-health-information

More than 3,300 physicians, scientists and researchers from Mayo Clinic share their expertise

http://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/healthlibrary

Guide to the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of conditions from A to Z

http://www.medscape.com/

Find comprehensive medical reference information including disease symptoms, diagnoses, treatments, plus drug and medication dosing

https://familydoctor.org/ 

Health information and resources about illnesses, conditions and diseases provided by the American Academy of Family Physicians

https://my.clevelandclinic.org/

Respected source for health tips and information from leading medical experts

Disease Specific

https://www.cancer.org/

Extensive resource for cancer information from the basics to detailed information on more than 70 different cancer types

 https://www.heart.org/HEARTORG/

Information about conditions, treatments and procedures related to heart disease and stroke

http://www.diabetes.org

Diabetes information to detect, treat, and prevent the disease and improve the lives of people affected by diabetes 

Mental Health

https://www.mentalhealth.gov

Explains the basics of mental health, myths and facts, and recovery

https://www.nimh.nih.gov

Expert-reviewed information on mental disorders, a range of related topics, and the latest mental health research

 https://www.psychiatry.org/patients-families

Learn about common mental disorders, including symptoms, risk factors and treatment options

Women’s Health

http://www.healthywomen.org/

Objective, research-based health information reviewed by medical experts on topics like pregnancy, parenting, relationships, healthy living, diseases, and conditions

https://www.womenshealth.gov

Topics from A to Z to improve the health and wellness of women and girls

Men’s Health

http://www.menshealthnetwork.org

Provides resources to increase awareness of men’s health issues and improve the physical and mental well-being of men and boys

Children’s Health 

https://www.healthychildren.org/English/Pages/default.aspx

Up-to-the-minute pediatric health information on child development, nutrition, safety, immunizations, symptom checker, and more

 http://kidshealth.org/

Source for physician-reviewed information and advice on children's and teen’s health and parenting issues