Catalogue


Healthfinder.gov [electronic resource] your guide to reliable health information /
sponsored by the Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion.
imprint
Washington, D.C.] : Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services, 1997-
format(s)
Journal, Web Sites
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imprint
Washington, D.C.] : Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services, 1997-
current frequency
Continuously updated
general note
Title from Web site home page (viewed Mar. 12, 2008).
abstract
Healthfinder.gov is a gateway consumer health information Web site coordinated by the Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion (ODPHP) and its National Health Information Center. This site, launched April 15, 1997, contains selected health and human services information resources such as online publications, clearinghouses, databases, Web sites, and support and self-help groups, as well as the government agencies and not-for-profit organizations that produce reliable information for the public. Health and human services topics covered range from Alzheimer's to women's health; programs like Head Start, Medicaid, Medicare, and Welfare; information on drug safety, food labeling, food safety, and nutrition; and clinical preventive services, public health, and medicine.
catalogue key
9679340
technical details
Mode of access: World Wide Web from the HHS web site. Address as of 3/17/04: http://healthfinder.gov/; current access is available via PURL.

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