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Health and Science

Link to Magill's Medical Guide

Covers diseases, disorders, treatments, procedures, specialties, anatomy, biology, and issues in an A-Z format, with sidebars addressing recent developments in medicine and concise information boxes for all diseases and disorders.  We have the printed volumes as well as the database for your use.




Consumer Health Complete link
Consumer Health Complete provides access to easily understandable health and medical information. Search and browse within medical encyclopedias, popular reference books, and magazine articles.



GreenFILE
Research database focusing on the relationship between human beings and the environment. Featuring hundreds of scholarly and general interest titles, as well as government documents and reports, GreenFILE offers a unique perspective on the positive and negative ways humans affect ecology.


Health Source link
Health Source provides full text access to more than 130 magazines covering health topics including the medical sciences, food sciences and nutrition, childcare, sports medicine and general health.




Direct access to America's Newsbank Health topic searches.







 
Useful Web links
 

Center for Disease Control

Drugs.com

HealthCare.gov

Healthfinder

Mayo Clinic

MedlinePlus

Merck Manual

Science Daily


 
American Physical Society Journals
The American Physical Society provides free access to their journals to public libraries. These must be accessed from within the library.

APS Journals Homepage
Information from Vaping: You Don't Know What You Don't Know


Here you'll find handouts from the presentation that shared information for parents, educators, and the general public on electronic cigarettes, nicotine and other ingredients in E-juice, and emerging concerns about the health effects of these devices marketed as a ‘safe’ alternative to smoking.

Presented by Laurie Warnock, MPH, EMT
Hampstead Fire Rescue


PDF   and Document containing links to resources and information
The PowerPoint Slides will be posted later.