Health Sciences: Other Suggested Resources
Full text of the reports of the Surgeon General back to 1964. Covers topics such as smoking, nutrition, AIDS, and violence.
Health status reports on all US counties, offering comparative data on vulnerable populations, preventable diseases, disability and death. Reports were compiled using data collected by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) and other government agencies.
United Nations report with information on changes in legal grounds for abortion between 1996 and 2013.
Gateway to selected consumer health and human services information resources provided by U.S. government agencies and other organizations serving the public interest.
Reference source for health care professionals. Includes drug information, brief overviews of medical topics, and resources for further exploration.
Consumer-oriented medical manuals which "transform the language of the professionals' version into commonly used English."
Vital statistics, cancer incidence, health risk behavior data, and other health statistics for the state.
Extensive collection of statistical reports and publications from the U.S. government. Includes Health United States annual report and chartbook, Healthy People publications, Vital Statistics of the United States, Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report(MMWR), datasets from National Health Interview Survey, and much more.
Cluster of databases on toxicology, hazardous chemicals, and related areas. It includes the Hazardous Substances Data Bank, TOXLINE, the Toxics Release Inventory, ChemIDplus, TOXMAP and more. (See the factsheet for information on database contents.) From the National Library of Medicine.