Health Care Links

This list of health and wellness resources have been recommended by the Vermont Department of Libraries with the help of National Library of Medicine.  More questions?  Give us a call at 82-464-8557.

  • Vermont Department of LibrariesVermont Online Library – Enter Pettee Memorial Library, then click Gale Resources, then the Gale Health and Wellness button.
    • The database contains both consumer appropriate information and access to medical journals.

 

  • Medline Plus
    • Developed by the National Library of Medicine, this is the go-to place for consumer health information. There are hundreds of articles on diseases, health conditions, and wellness issues.

 

  • Healthline : Power of Intelligent Health   Healthline
    • Healthy living resources, many videos and recipes.
    • Pill Identifier

 

  • Lab Tests Online: Empower Your Health. Understand Your Tests. A public resource on clinical laboratory testing. Lab Tests Online
    • Learn about different types of medical tests, reasons why they might be ordered, what is it like to have the tests, and normal values for those tests.

 

 

Nutrition and Fitness

 

 

 

  • Get Moving Vermont! logoGet Moving Vermont
    • a statewide initiative to improve the overall health of the Vermonters by encouraging people of all ages to get at least 30 minutes of physical activity most days of the week.

 

Drugs Facts

 

  • LactMed
    • Drug information for nursing mothers.

 

Kids and Teens and Info for Parents

  • Go ask Alice!

 

  • for teens
  • for parents

 

 

 

Vermont Department of Health

Vermont Health Information