Health Library

Health Library

Our comprehensive Health Library provides patient-friendly health information including 12,000 pages of medical content, interactive tools, wizards, animated procedures and more.

Espanol Library Multimedia Healthy Living Health Centers Your Family Interactive Tools
Health Encyclopedia -Search by letter
a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z

Today in Health News

Apathy Might Signal Brain Shrinkage in Old Age: Study

But the findings only show an association; they don't prove cause and effect, experts say


Spring Recipes

Looking for an easy appetizer or pretty brunch recipe? Check out these easy recipes for brunch! [more...]


Today’s Interactive Tools and Multimedia

Animation: Cataract Animation
Calculator: Children's Asthma Peak Flow Tool
Clinical Wizard: Heart Disease Risk Factors Clinical Wizard
Podcast: Lobectomy Podcast
Quiz: Aplastic Anemia Quiz
Risk Assesment: Breast Cancer Risk Assessment
Video: Diabetes, Type 1

Health Tip of the Day

Don't Put Things Off

Learning not to procrastinate could improve your health. Procrastinators suffer more headaches, sleep problems, stomach troubles and other ailments associated with stress than people who get things done promptly, say researchers at Case Reserve University in Cleveland.

Healthy Living

Back and Neck Care
Millions of Americans suffer from back pain every year. The reasons for the pain are many, including bad posture, accidents, improper lifting, obesity, and weak muscles. Practice prevention to minimize your risk for back pain — get regular exercise, lose any excess weight, and learn good posture.

Health Centers

Asthma
Are you all too familiar with the coughing and wheezing that remind you that you have asthma? Asthma can be a serious problem, but it doesn’t have to stop you in your tracks. With the help of your health care team, you can keep your asthma under control.

Your Family

Children's Health
Enjoy good health at every age: know your body and how it works, eat well and stay active, and follow a plan for disease prevention.