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General Health Databases

Health & Wellness Resource Center (Gale/TEL)
A great place to look up information on particular diseases, disorders, and diagnoses.


Health Reference Center (Facts on File/Infobase)
Dive into the science of health and wellness.

Health Reference Center Academic (Gale/TEL)
Find the most up-to-date news and research on a wide variety of health topics.

Teen Health & Wellness
Just for teens, this database provides information, personal stories, resources, and a Q&A section.


Health & Wellness

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Staying informed is the first step to keeping yourself healthy and making good choices. This guide provides some resources on a range of health-related topics.


General Health Websites

Go Ask Alice
Run by a team of health professionals at Columbia University, this website offers a ton of great advice specifically for young people and teens on all kinds of health-related topics.

Produced by the U.S. National Library of Medicine, MedlinePlus brings you information about diseases, conditions, and wellness issues in language you can understand. MedlinePlus offers reliable, up-to-date health information, anytime, anywhere, for free.


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Evaluating Sources

When you want to know whether or not a resource will be useful to you, remember to think like A-CRAB. Consider the following qualities:

  • A uthority
  • C urrency
  • elevance
  • A ccuracy
  • B ias

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