MedlinePlus ®: Your Resource to Good Health


Dr. Rodgers tells listeners about NIH's MedlinePlus® website and the useful information that can be found on it.

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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.

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