Databases by Subject-Health

Don't see what you need below?  For additional sites to search see the Library's guide to Federal Government Health information.

Browse Medical Reference @ Credo Reference
Select MEDICINE from Credo's subject list and browse subject specific medical and health reference titles - or search them all.  Full text content and images from Black's Medical Dictionary, (42nd ed.), the Dictionary of Medical Terms, Mosby's Handbook of Herbs & Natural Supplements, and many, many more.

Alt HealthWatch
In-depth coverage across the full spectrum of subject areas covered by complementary and alternative medicine, focusing on many perspectives of complementary, holistic and integrated approaches to health care and wellness.  It contains full text articles for more than 180 international, and often peer-reviewed journals and reports, hundreds of pamphlets, booklets, special reports, original research and book excerpts. Indexing and abstracts go back to 1984.  Full text coverage begins in 1990.

Consumer Health Complete
Full text articles from health encyclopedias, reference books and alternative health sources, as well as health-related news reports, pamphlets, and drug and herb information. Content includes not only articles, but images and diagrams as well as videos and animations.

Food Environment Atlas (USDA)
Food environment factors, such as store/restaurant proximity, food prices, food and nutrition assistance programs, and community characteristics,  interact to influence food choices and diet quality and this atlas shows interaction among the criteria.

Health Source - Nursing/Academic Edition
Searchable access to nearly 550 scholarly full text journals focusing on many medical disciplines. Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition also features the Lexi-PAL Drug Guide, which covers 1,300 generic drug patient education sheets with more than 4,700 brand names.

Health Source - Consumer Edition
A searchable collection of consumer health information on topics including the medical sciences, food sciences and nutrition, childcare, sports medicine and general health. The database provices access to nearly 80 full text, consumer health magazines.

Influenza: Evidence-based Information Portal
From the database: "Due to Pandemic H1N1 Influenza (formerly known as Swine Flu) and concerns about the 2009/2010 flu season, the EBSCO Publishing Medical and Nursing editors of DynaMed™, Nursing Reference Center™ (NRC) and Patient Education Reference Center™ (PERC) have made key influenza information from these resources freely available to health care providers worldwide. The information is designed to inform patients and their families and provide information to clinicians to help them with H1N1 diagnosis and H1N1 treatment by making up-to-date diagnosis and treatment information available. The resources being made available will also provide up-to-date information about the H1N1 vaccine."