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Whether you're trying to get into or graduate from medical school, improve your family's overall health, or learn about alternatives to traditional medicine, these free County Library resources will help provide you with the information you need to achieve your goals.

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This database focuses on the many perspectives of complementary, holistic and integrated approaches to health care and wellness.

Alt HealthWatch

Designed for doctors, research scientists, students and clinical specialists, EBSCO Biomedical Reference Collection provides full text for over 100 journals in a variety of areas pertaining to medical study.

EBSCO Health Source - Consumer Edition provides information on many health topics including the medical sciences, food sciences and nutrition, childcare, sports medicine and general health.

EBSCO Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition features the Lexi-PAL Drug Guide, which covers 1,300 generic drug patient education sheets with more than 4,700 brand names.

This EBSCO Spanish language database search contains full text for 130 peer-reviewed medical journals in native Spanish.

Medigap is a personalized Medicare supplement insurance planner with step-by-step guidance on how to select a Medigap insurance plan-discover which plans are right for you and which insurance company has the lowest rates. Funds for this project were provided by the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) through the Library Services and Technology Act and were administered by the Utah State Library Division.

Quick Start Medigap Guide

Medigap Report

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Searching EBSCO MEDLINE provides authoritative medical information on medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, pre-clinical sciences, and much more.

MedlinePlus is the National Institutes of Health's Web site. Produced by the National Library of Medicine, the world’s largest medical library, it brings you information about diseases, conditions, and wellness issues in language you can understand.

MedlinePlus

Psychology & Behavioral Sciences Collection is a comprehensive database covering information concerning topics in emotional and behavioral characteristics, psychiatry & psychology, mental processes, anthropology, and observational & experimental methods.