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Community Health Resources: Home


This guide provides community and consumer health information for diverse populations in San Antonio and beyond.

This guide is intended primarily for: A general community audience, and those seeking local consumer health information and resources.

General Consumer Health Resources

MedlinePlus - Comprehensive consumer health information.

MyHealthFinder - Plain language health information through the Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion.

Mayo Clinic Consumer Health - Basics broken up by topic.'s Consumer Information -  Tips to avoid health fraud and scams.


Consumer Health Databases

PubMed Central - Free full-text archive of biomedical and life sciences journal literature through the National Library of Medicine.

MedicLatina * - A collection of medical research and investigative journals published by Latin American medical publishers. Provides access to over 130 full text, peer-reviewed medical journals in native Spanish. Subjects include: neuroscience, cardiology, nephrology, biomedicine, pediatrics, clinical pathology and more.

*Note: Requires login with UT Health credentials, or access at the Briscoe Library.

Consumer Health

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