Health and Healthcare
This site directs you, based on your state of residence, to purchase insurance through either the appropriate state or federal health insurance marketplace.
CDC Healthy Living site
The Centers for Disease Control's (CDC's) healthy living site covers specific health conditions, health at different life stages, and health considerations for specific populations.
Medicare home page
Medicare is a health insurance program for people aged 65 and over who have paid into the system through payroll taxes on their wages. In order to receive benefits, you need to enroll. This page, getting started with Medicare, gives more information about setting up Medicare.
- Provides information on health care coverage for uninsured children of working families in Iowa.
Iowa Health and Wellness Plan
- Information on universal access to health insurance for all Iowa citizens while promoting private market coverage.
MEDLINEplus provides up-to-date, quality healthcare information from the world's largest medical library.
PubMed provides access to over 14 million citations in MEDLINE, PreMEDLINE and other related databases.
We have clear, fun, and reliable info on many topics. We are here to help you... Be healthy. Be happy. Be you.
Mayo Clinic Health
This consumer health web site from the Mayo Clinic contains an extensive database on diseases and conditions.
Based on the Merck Manual, this Merck & Co. publication explains disorders, who is likely to get them, their symptoms, etc.