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Public Health: Health Education

Statistics and Population Data

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Essential Databases

Consumer Health Resources

Consumer Health is the term used to refer to health information that is intended for the general public, rather than healthcare professionals. By definition, most consumer health resources are freely available, though funding sources for these sites vary tremendously. The resources listed here are mostly government or non-profit funded, except where indicated.

These online consumer health resources contain a wide variety of educational information, including factsheets and reference tools. Some are available in Spanish

Special Consumer Health Topics

Online consumer health resources on more specific topics, such as alternative healing and sexual health.