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Free Government Database
This database from the US Department of Health and Human Services has all sorts of reliable information on health topics.
Websites about Nutrition
"Nutrition.gov serves as a gateway to reliable resources on food, healthy eating, physical activity and food safety."
This site is from the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.
Recommended Websites for Health
Food and Drug Administration
Use the search engine within this site for a wide range of information.
Teens Health from Nemours
This site has trustworthy information on lots of different topics.
Medline Plus - Teen Health
This excellent site is sponsored by the National Institute of Health. Use the in-site search engine.
Tween and Teen Health - Mayo Clinic
This site is from a very reputable clinic in the United States. Follow the links near the bottom of the page, or use the search engine within the page to find excellent information on almost any medical or health issue.
New York Times
Use the search engine within this site to find NYT articles about your debate topic. You can create an account with your AES password.
Recommended Databases for Health
AES database list (with passwords)
This is the complete list of databases available through the AES library. You can access this document if you are signed in to your AES account.
Health Reference Center This link opens in a new window
This should be your first stop for this assignment.
Britannica Encyclopedia This link opens in a new window
An encyclopedia is always a great resource for background information.
EBSCO - Academic Search Complete This link opens in a new window
This is our largest general database. It is especially helpful to look at the subject tags here.
NewsBank - Access World News This link opens in a new window
Use this database to find news articles about your topic. Filter by date to find the most current.
Websites about Drugs and Alcohol
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Linda Hoiseth, MS/HS Librarian
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