Health & Medicine

Combined Search | Core Databases | Related Databases | Encyclopedias | Selected Web Pages

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Combined Search

Full-text iconEBSCOhost Databases
Search several databases for citations, abstracts and thousands of full-text articles
on Health and related fields. This is the place to start your search for articles.
Type: Full-text

Related Databases

Full-text iconCQ Researcher
Provides full-text, in-depth coverage of current political and social issues.
Type: Full-text

Google Scholar @ Marylhurst
The Google Scholar search is configured to connect to Shoen Library’s resources improving
the availability of some content.
Type: Web Page

Full-text iconOpposing Viewpoints in Context
The database provides viewpoint articles on controversial issues including capital
punishment, medical ethics, right to privacy and many more topics.
Type: Full-text

Encyclopedias

Full-text iconComplete Human Diseases and Conditions
Presents summaries of major illnesses and includes discussion of symptoms, biology
and treatment.
Type: Full-text

Full-text iconEncyclopedia of Alternative Medicine
Covers alternative treatments and practices including reflexology, acupuncture, kinesiology,
yoga, detoxification, naturopathy, osteopathy and Chinese medicine.
Type: Full-text

Full-text iconEncyclopedia of Diets
Focuses on health related to diet and covers all age groups including infants and
the elderly.
Type: Full-text

Full-text iconEncyclopedia of Medicine
Provides discussion of causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatments, and procedures for
common medical conditions.
Type: Full-text

Full-text iconEncyclopedia of Senior Health
Focuses on aging and society’s response to caregiving for an aging population.
Type: Full-text

Full-text iconEncyclopedia of the Life Course and Human Development
Covers aspects of the three major life stages including childhood, adulthood and later
life.
Type: Full-text

Selected Web Pages

Cochrane Summaries
Provides abstracts of current health science studies for patients and professionals.
Type: Web Page

Health.gov
The portal site for the U. S. Department of Health and Human services provides links
to numerous information resources.
Type: Linked Resource

WebMD: Health A to Z
The WebMD portal offers basic information on common diseases and conditions.
Type: Web Page


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