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All classes and Maternity Tours canceled on Monday 12/10 and Tuesday 12/11 due to weather concerns. Please contact our Center on Wednesday at 984-974-8882. Sorry for the inconvenience!

Health Information You Can Trust

There are thousands of Web sites that provide health information, but you should be very careful about which ones to trust.  Always make sure that:
  • the producer or sponsor of the information is clearly stated
  • the information comes from well-known sources (for example: the National Institutes of Health, the National Library of Medicine, the American Cancer Society, the American Heart Association, the Mayo Clinic, etc.)
  • the information is up to date
  • the main purpose is not to sell you something

Health Information for the Public (UNC-Chapel Hill Health Sciences Library)

 

Recommended Web Links

Finding the Right Information:
 
 
 
 
 
Online Health Information: Can You Trust It? (National Institute on Aging) 
 
Health Check Tools (MedlinePlus) 
 
 
Understanding What You Find:
 
Deciphering Medspeak  (Medical Library Association)
 
 
Talking with Your Doctor (MedlinePlus) 
 

Updated September 2018

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