Knowing where to find and access reliable and understandable health information is an essential activity that leads to better self care. In this consumer health information portal you will find links to credible information found in the National Library of Medicine and through other public health websites. You will learn how to evaluate the health information you find on the web to determine if it is trustworthy, and be guided on how to talk about your health concerns with your primary care physician and other health professionals. All websites, online resources, and streaming media are freely available to the public to ensure accessibility from a computer or mobile device.
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This video provides tips for locating, evaluating, and talking to your doctor about health information easier.