Wide-ranging Online Data for Epidemiologic Research (WONDER) -- an easy-to-use, menu-driven system of information resources of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention available to public health professionals and the public at large.
Using information collected through various monitoring and reporting systems, the Children's Bureau analyzes and reports data on a variety of topics, including adoption, foster care, and child abuse and neglect.
Provdes access to credible, and comprehensive information about cancer prevention and screening, diagnosis and treatment, research across the cancer spectrum, clinical trials, and news and links to other NCI websites. The information on this site is science-based, authoritative, and up-to-date.
Provides access to the current and previous editions of the Dietary Guidelines. The latest edition of the Dietary Guidelines reflects the current body of nutrition science, helps health professionals and policymakers guide Americans to make healthy food and beverage choices, and serves as the science-based foundation for vital nutrition policies and programs across the United States.
The official website of the FDA features news, recalls and safety alerts, and relevant statutes and regulations. Specific sections of the website are tailored to consumers, industry, health professionals, and state and local officials.
Healthy People provides science-based, 10-year national objectives for improving the health of all Americans. For 3 decades, Healthy People has established benchmarks and monitored progress over time in order to: encourage collaborations across communities and sectors; empower individuals toward making informed health decisions; and measure the impact of prevention activities.
Hospital Compare has information about the quality of care at over 4,000 Medicare-certified hospitals, including over 130 Veterans Administration (VA) medical centers, across the country. You can use Hospital Compare to find hospitals and compare the quality of their care.
The official website for Medicare contains information regarding enrollment, plan choices, prescription drug plan, long-term care, preventive services, billing and appeals. Also includes news and basic explanation of Medicare.
MEDLINE with Full Text provides authoritative medical information on medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, pre-clinical sciences, and much more. Created by the National Library of Medicine (NLM), MEDLINE allows users to search abstracts from over 5,6000 current biomedical journals and MEDLINE with Full Text provides access to the full text of over 1,400 of those journals. Note: MEDLINE with Full Text is available to IU Southeast students, faculty, staff both on and off-campus, and to IU Southeast community borrowers in the library only. MEDLINE Plus is freely available to everyone.
This government institute site presents research information and publications on topics such as end-of-life care, pediatrics, women's health, and older adults. Also includes information about diversity programs, conference listings, and related links.
Provides information about the PCSFN, which works to increase sports participation among youth of all backgrounds and abilities and to promote healthy and active lifestyles for all Americans. Includes access to the Physical Activity Guidelines for Americans.