Tag Archives: health

This year, my resolution is to get into better shape, eat better and live a healthy lifestyle that I can maintain. I’ve been struggling for years with an unhealthy lifestyle, and I want to learn from other people who have been in the same boat as me. Can the library help find resources to help me achieve my goals?

Yes, we can! The 5th floor of the J. Erik Jonsson Central Library wants to help you reach your healthy lifestyle goals for 2017, especially when you start to lose momentum from the New Year’s push for making healthy changes. … Continue reading

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Library Web Wednesday: U.S. Healthcare Database

Looking for a new physician or dentist in your area?  Check out ReferenceUSA’s U.S. Healthcare database.  With just a simple search, you can access detailed information on over 675,000 physicians and 180,000 dentists.  Detailed information includes physician or dentist name, … Continue reading

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Library Web Wednesday: Consumer Health Complete

Looking for alternative ways to lower high blood pressure, high cholesterol, or alternative ways to control Diabetes?  Check out the Consumer Health Complete database.  This database offers information over various alternative medicines to help promote health and wellness.  Consumer Health … Continue reading

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Library Web Wednesday: Medical Reference Resources

Want access to the latest medical encyclopedias and reference books?  The Consumer Health Complete database can help!  Consumer Health Complete offers free access to more than 170 encyclopedias and reference books, such as The Cornell Illustrated Encyclopedia of Health, American … Continue reading

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To improve my overall health and minimize my chances for future serious health problems, I need to lose weight and become more physically fit. I’m ready to take action – what does the Library have that may help?

Library resources can be of great help in developing and implementing a plan of action towards greater health and fitness.  The examples listed below may be found on the Fifth Floor of the J. Erik Jonsson Central Library, the largest … Continue reading

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