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Consumer Health Complete: An easy to use resource that has information on aging, cancer, diabetes, drugs and alcohol, fitness, nutrition and dietetics, children's health, men and women's health, drug and herb information, and more. This resource is accessed through NC Live. *

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Health Source: Consumer Edition: Magazines, journals, and essays on medical sciences, food sciences and nutrition, childcare, general health, adult health, pediatric health, senior health, women's health and sports medicine. This resource is accessed through NC Live. *

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NIH Senior Health: An easy-to-use website featuring basic health and wellness information for older adults from the National Institutes of Health.

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NC Health Info: Online guide to quality health and medical information and local health services throughout North Carolina. NC Health Info is based at the Health Sciences Library at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and is provided by the state library.

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Medline Plus: A great website including information on common diseases and conditions, health promotion and wellness, drugs info, medical dictionaries and more. A service of the U.S. National Library of Medicine From the National Institutes of Health.

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NC Live's Health and Medical Page: A great list of Health and Medical Databases and links through the NC Live home page. * * If you want to access NC LIVE from home, you will need your library card number. Once on the log-in page, choose Burke County Public Library and enter your entire library card number (no spaces). Call or come by the library today for more information!

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MCH Library: Infant Mortality and Pregnancy Loss: A list of Infant Mortality and Pregnancy Loss Resources for Families. Includes webpages and links to support groups. From the Maternal and Child Health Library at Georgetown Universit