Center for Public Health Nutrition

Quality Health Information on the Web: A Tool Kit Finding Quality Information
to Support Student Health

Searching the InternetWelcome! This site will assist you in finding answers to student health questions. You can learn how to identify accurate and reliable health information using MedlinePlus and elsewhere on the internet.

Why MedlinePlus? MedlinePlus directs you to information to help answer health questions. MedlinePlus brings together authoritative information from the National Library of Medicine (NLM), the National Institutes of Health (NIH), and other government agencies and health-related organizations. MedlinePlus also contains extensive information about drugs and supplements, an illustrated medical encyclopedia, interactive tutorials, the latest health news, and surgery videos. All these features make MedlinePlus a great source of health information!

Getting Started

Overview of MedlinePlus Features

Tutorial - School Health Topics

Tips for Finding Accurate Health Information on the Web