healthfinder.gov

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healthfinder.gov

Description

This gateway Web site provides information and tools to help consumers stay healthy. The site includes general health information as well as contact information and resources on a wide range of health topics from over 1,600 Government and non-profit organizations. The topics covered are related to the focus areas of Healthy People 2010.

The site, also available in Spanish, provides the following information:

  • Quick guide to health living
    • Eat healthy
    • Get active
    • Get screened
    • Quit smoking
    • Watch your weight
  • Personal health tools
    • Online checkups
    • Activity and menu planners
    • Health calculators
    • Watch and listen
  • Health A-Z
  • Health news
  • Find services and information
    • Find a doctor or other health care provider
    • Find a health center or home health care
    • Find a health organization
  • Popular requests
    • People are asking about
    • Most emailed news articles

Developer:

Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion (HHS); U.S. Department of Health and Human Services; National Health Information Center

Funding Sources:

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services; National Health Information Center

History

Release Date: 2008
Original Summary: October 2008
Last Updated: 11/24/08

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