Apr 21, 2014 |
Dr. Rodgers talks about MedlinePlus, a health information website, made especially for consumers.
Are you in search of online health information you can trust? One great option is NIH’s MedlinePlus!
Hi, I’m Dr. Griffin Rodgers, Director of the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases at NIH.
MedlinePlus is a health information website designed for you. MedlinePlus contains credible information, useful links, and research on more than 900 health topics.
Free to the public, you can use MedlinePlus to
- find easy to read information on diseases or conditions, including the latest treatments,
- learn more information about a drug or supplement,
- look up medical terms and definitions, or
- watch videos and surgical procedures
You can visit MedlinePlus at www.medlineplus.gov. There you can sign up for free quarterly magazines.
Follow us on Twitter @HealthyMoments. This is Dr. Griffin Rodgers with the NIH.