Patient Education

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MedlinePlus is the National Library of Medicine consumer health information website. The site contains free, reliable resources to help you make informed health care decisions. MedlinePlus brings together authoritative information from the National Library of Medicine, the National Institutes of Health (NIH), and other government agencies and health-related organizations.

Online Tutorials

The tutorials listed below are interactive health education resources from the Patient Education Institute. Using animated graphics each tutorial explains a procedure or condition in easy-to-read language. You can also listen to the tutorial.

Colonoscopy
Depression
Diabetes- Eye Complications
Diabetes – Foot Care
Diabetes – Introduction
Diabetes – Meal Planning
Exercising for a Healthy Life
Hypertension (High Blood Pressure)
Mammography
Smoking
Stress Management
Weight Managment

  Health Topics

The health topics pages contain carefully selected links to Web resources. The health topic pages also include links to current news on the topic and related information.

Alcoholism
Colonoscopy
Dental Health
Depression
Diabetes
Diabetic Diet
Diets
Drug Abuse
Exercise and Physical Fitness
Eye Diseases
Healthy Living
Heart Diseases
Heart Diseases – Prevention
High Blood Pressure
Mammography
Nutrition
Obesity
Quitting Smoking
Stress