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 Health and Wellness

Complimentary & Alternative Medicine | Drugs | Find a Doctor | Michigan & Local Agencies | Online Resources | Web Resources

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MeLHealth and Wellness Resource Center & Alternative Health Center  

  • Medical and health information for the general public
  • Includes pamphlets and information sheets
  • The material contained in this database is intended for informational purposes only
MeL Health Reference Center-Academic
1997 - Current
  • Medical and health information
  • The material contained in this database is intended for informational purposes only

MeL Nursing Resource Center
  • For Nursing & other Health Sciences students and professionals

 Web Resources

Medical - General ~ information about the Health Care Law

Aetna InteliHealth

  • Features Harvard Medical School's guide to Consumer Health Information.
  • "Ask the Expert" feature.

Centers for Disease Control

  • Vaccinations
  • Travel advisory
  • Flu, e-Coli, other outbreaks, epidemics and pandemics.

Clinical Trials - Try either of these two sites

  • General Health information from the American Academy of Family Physicians
  • Some information in Spanish

  • Reliable health information sponsored by the Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion

 Lab Tests Online

  • "A public resource on clinical testing from the laboratory professionals who do the testing."

Mayo Clinic

  • "Tools for Healthier Lives"

MedlinePlus Trusted Health Information for You

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  • Health information from the National Library of Medicine & National Institutes of Health


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Merck Manual, 2nd Home Edition

National Institutes of Health, U.S. Dept. of Health & Human Services

  • Interactive self-help web site


Michigan & Local Health Services

Michigan Dept. of Community Health

Gateway to Better Health in Michigan

Michigan Genetics Resource Center

Michigan Surgeon General

  • Create your own personal health plan
  • Complete your own Health Risk Appraisal

Midland County Health Dept.

MidMichigan Health

Complementary & Alternative Medicine

Alternative Medicine Foundation --

National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine

National Library of Medicine MedlinePlus Drugs, Supplements, and Herbal Information

Finding Medical Professionals

AMA DoctorFinder

Michigan Health Professionals Licenses & Registrations

MidMichigan Health - Find a Doctor

National Council Against Health Fraud


Medications & Drugs

Physicians Desk Reference

Consumer Reports Best Buy Drugs


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Specific Patients, Conditions & Diseases




Heart & Vascular Health

Mental Health

Older Adults




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