Premier Medical Information Sites

The Merck Manual of Diagnosis and Therapy
Seventeenth Edition. Primarily for medical professionals.

The Merck Manual of Medical Information — Home Edition
Explains disorders, who is likely to get them, their symptoms, how they’re diagnosed, how they might be prevented, and how they can be treated; also provides information about prognosis. 

National Library of Medicine
Home of PubMed, Clinical Trials and more

Tennessee Electronic Library
TEL provides free online access to selected full-text magazine, journal, and newspaper articles. There are two databases geared toward health information, Health Reference Center Academic and Health and Wellness Resource Center.

Sites that provide Health & Wellness Statistics

Tennessee Department of Health

University of Michigan’s Document Center — Statistics on the Web



Government Sites

Food and Drug Administration — FDA

National Cancer Institute’s CancerNet

Center for Disease Control – CDC

Drug Information


IBIDS Database (Nutritional Supplements)

Alternative & Herbal Medicines

Dr. Duke’s Databases


Additional Quality Sites

Mayo Clinic