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Consumer Health Information

Consumer health resources freely available to everyone.

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Welcome to the Dartmouth Biomedical Libraries Consumer Health Research Guide. The resources included here are freely available to everyone. For additional information about our Consumer Health Library, located in the Matthews-Fuller Library at the Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, visit our FAQ.


How to use this guide:

Simply click on one of the topics listed on the left side of this page to open a list of reliable websites that you can access to find information on that particular topic.


To get started, we recommend searching MedlinePlus, a resource that includes up-to-date information on over 900 diseases and conditions. There are directories, a medical encyclopedia and dictionary, tutorials, health information in Spanish and many other languages, drug information, news, clinical trials, and much more. 

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The resources presented here are intended to provide public access to a wide range of health and disease information and should not be construed as medical advice or be used as a substitute for consultation with a health care professional.