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Resources on health providers, individual/family services, support groups, and legal issues in Connecticut.
Connecticut Consumer Health Information
Research service for consumers with personal medical questions.
Connecticut Physician Profiles
If the profile you are seeking is not available, contact the Connecticut Department of Public Health Physician Profile staff by phone at 860-509-7603.
Consumer Health Complete
The single most comprehensive resource for consumer-oriented health content. It is designed to support patients’ information needs and foster an overall understanding of health-related topics. CHC provides content covering all areas of health and wellness from mainstream medicine to the many perspectives of complementary, holistic and integrated medicine. Funded by New Milford Hospital.
Mayo Clinic Drug Information
Articles, drug information, and health management tools.
Medical Information in Plain Language: A Health Literacy Resource Guide (from the University of Connecticut Health Center Library)
Includes links to easy-to-read information about medical conditions, children’s health, senior health, dental care, research news, nutrition, medical terms, and communicating effectively with a doctor.
U.S. Government site for Medicare information.
Includes information from the National Library of Medicine (NLM), the National Institutes of Health (NIH), and other health-related agencies and organizations. MedlinePlus has a medical encyclopedia and dictionary, health information in Spanish, information on prescription and nonprescription drugs, and links to clinical trials.
Very large collection of articles from magazines, newspapers, academic journals and trade publications. PowerSearch also incorporates content from digital collections, including Connecticut History Online, CT Treasures, and the State Library’s digital collections, all within a single search.