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Centers for Disease Control & Prevention
Resources about diseases, conditions and other special topics, with health immunizations and recommendations for travelers worldwide.
Complementary and Alternative Medicine subset of PubMed
Citations from the MEDLINE database and life science journals, including links to many full-text articles from various journals and related web resources. The National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (NCCAM) and the National Library of Medicine (NLM) partnered to create CAM on PubMed®
Go Ask Alice
"Go Ask Alice!" answers questions about alcohol & other drugs; emotional health; fitness & nutrition; general health; relationships; and sexual & reproductive health.
Healthfinder.gov has resources on a wide range of health topics selected from approximately 1,400 government and non-profit organizations to bring you the best, most reliable health information on the Internet.
Up-to-date information on HIV/AIDS treatment, prevention, and policy. Includes information on HIV in other areas of the world.
Information about children from before birth through adolescence. Topics include: emotional development, nutrition, parenting, first aid, and infections.
Mayo Clinic: Patient Care and Health Information
Health education to patients and the general public on topics such as autism, influenza, bipolar disorder, breast cancer, smoking, depression, and more.
Merck Manual Consumer Version
The Consumer Version of the Merck Manuals (known as the MSD Manuals outside of US & Canada) is the global standard in medical reference for Doctors & Students since 1899.
National Cancer Institute
Accurate, up-to-date, comprehensive cancer information from the U.S. government's principal agency for cancer research.
NC Health Info
Online guide to quality health and medical information and local health services throughout North Carolina.
NC State Center for Health Statistics
The North Carolina State Center for Health Statistics is responsible for data collection, health-related research, production of reports and maintenance of a comprehensive collection of health statistics.
NIH: National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health
Complementary and alternative healing practices such as aromatherapy, acupuncture, and herbal medicine. Offers resources and pamphlets.
NIH: National Institute of Mental Health
Symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment of various mental illnesses. Includes brochures, information sheets, reports, press releases, and fact sheets.
NIH: National Institute on Aging
Health and wellness information on topics for seniors, such as cognitive health and care-giving from the National Institutes of Health.
North Carolina Division of Public Health
Information on health precautions, links to local health departments, how to get birth certificates.
Resource on women’s health topics: pregnancy, body image, HIV/AIDS, girls health, heart health, menopause, mental health, quitting smoking, and domestic violence.
Ethel K. Smith Library
PO Box 159
110 Church Street, Wingate NC 28174
Wingate, NC 28174