Health Library

Our comprehensive Health Library provides patient-friendly health information including 12,000 pages of medical content, interactive tools and more.

Espanol Library Healthy Living Health Centers Your Family Interactive Tools
Health Encyclopedia -Search by letter
a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z

Today in Health News

Bacteria in Semen May Affect HIV Transmission, Levels: Study

As natural bacterial 'diversity' lessened, HIV viral load increased in infected men, researchers say

Today’s Interactive Tools

Calculator: Children's Body Mass Index
Quiz: Back Care Quiz
Risk Assesment: Postpartum Depression Assessment

Health Tip of the Day

Sensible Dining

To eat healthful portions of food instead of high-calorie, super-sized ones when dining out: Order small-sized items at fast-food restaurants, says the American Institute for Cancer Research. Order an appetizer for a main course or split a meal with a companion at regular restaurants.

Healthy Living

Back and Neck Care
Millions of Americans suffer from back pain every year. The reasons for the pain are many, including bad posture, accidents, improper lifting, obesity, and weak muscles. Practice prevention to minimize your risk for back pain — get regular exercise, lose any excess weight, and learn good posture.

Health Centers

Heart Disease
Heart disease is the biggest health risk Americans face today. If you don’t have heart disease now, you can help prevent it. If you’ve already been diagnosed with heart disease, you can keep it from getting worse. Here are the tools to get you started.

Your Family

Older Adult's Health
Although genetics determines how long we will live, it's the lifestyle we choose that will determine how healthy we are as we age.