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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.

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




Mayo Clinic


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.