Health & Medicine


The CDC offers the public the opportunity to learn about different diseases and the research that has been done, under Health Topics A-Z. It also has a link to view diseases that we may encounter while traveling.


California is participating in the State-Based Exchange Marketplace. This means that the California is handling its own implementation of the federal program. Other states have chosen to participate in either their own State-Based Exchange Marketplace, the Partnership Exchange Marketplace, or in the Federal Exchange Marketplace.


Learn more about necessary vaccines for all ages, including immunization schedules and clinic locations near you. Available in Spanish.


MedlinePlus offers up-to-date information about diseases, conditions, and wellness issues in language you can understand. MedlinePlus is also available in Spanish.


Search for actively recruiting studies that you may be able to participate in or learn about new interventions/treatments that are being considered


Tox Town is an interactive guide to commonly encountered toxic chemicals, your health, and the environment.


Genetics Home Reference provides consumer-friendly information about human genetics and genetic disorders.


Find safety and health information for products used in and around the home.


PubMed has more than 28 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books. Citations may include links to full-text content from PubMed Central and publisher web sites. Learn more about how to limit your search to articles that have free full text available. 


PubMed Health provides information for consumers and clinicians on prevention and treatment of diseases and conditions. PubMed Health specializes in reviews of clinical effectiveness research, with easy-to-read summaries for consumers as well as full technical reports.