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Health and Wellness: Diseases and Conditions

This guide will assist you in doing research in the fields of health, nutrition and wellness.

Available in the Library:

These books, along with many other titles, can be found in the Reference section of the Library.  Click on the title to go to the record in the Library Online Catalog.  Be sure to check the Circulating collection for books you can check out, too.

Library Databases

These databases will be useful to you in your research: 

Suggested Websites

Here are some websites that will help as you research various human diseases and conditions.

Specialized Search Engines

Many of the Suggested Websites (above) also have embedded search engines on their sites.

Medical Blogs, Podcast and RSS Directories

Professional Associations

Here is a listing of organizations that are affiliated with common diseases and conditions. 

Descriptions are taken directly from their mission statements.

For a comprehensive listing, see MedlinePlus: Organizations (below).