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OSU Extension: Health Information from the Web

This guide is for Family & Consumer Sciences county extension agents.

Finding Trustworthy Health Information Online

Finding evidence-based health information written in plain language that your community can understand is easier than you think.  The trick is to do targeted searching.  Use dedicated health information web resources.  Start with MedlinePlus.  Use this page as a guide to other trustworthy and unbiased resources.  Take a look at the box below to learn more about how to evaluate health information.

For further help, contact the Library for Health Information.

Online Magazines

Free access to all or part of these online magazines.