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Consumer Health

Consumer Health Resources

Consumer health information is intended for patients, caregivers, families, and the general public. These resources are generally created using terms and language that are accessible to a broader audience. The purpose of these resources is to improve health outcomes by encouraging self-care and prevention as well as generate an informed patient population.

The following research guide includes a variety of resources arranged by type:

Disclaimer and Confidentiality

Medical information is confidential and we do not share patron information with any person, agency, or entity. See the Policy On Law Enforcement And Third-Party Requests For Library Records That Identify Patron Information (pdf) for more information. The information provided by the UNTHSC Gibson D. Lewis Health Science Library does not replace the care and advice of a professional healthcare provider. Please consult your caregiver before making any changes in your health regimen.