Health and Wellness

Covered California
Covered California is a new, easy-to-use marketplace where you and your family may get financial assistance to make coverage more affordable and where you will be able to compare and choose health coverage that best fits your needs and budget. Coverage will take effect January 2014.

Whether you’re looking for information on the Affordable Health Care Act, how to enroll in California’s new health insurance marketplace, earned income tax credit, low cost insurance, CalFresh, housing, education or a host of other topics, WEConnect is your one-stop resource for local information.

Medline Plus
A service of the National Library of Medicine and the National Institutes of Health, this site provides a variety of information on conditions, diseases, drug information, directories of medical specialists and clinical trials.

National Library of Medicine Gateway
One-stop search for articles, journal citations and health information from several NLM databases.

American Hospital Directory
Hospital information and statistics.

Objective ratings and in-depth profiles of hospitals, physicians and dentists.

Ask Dr. Weil
Health, wellness and consumer information by Dr. Andrew Weil who specializes in alternative medicine.

New York Online Access to Health
NOAH was developed by the New York Public Library and the New York Academy of Medicine and provides information on consumer health resources on a variety of topics.

American Veterinary Medical Association
Access to AVMA’s Knowledge Base covering a variety of topics and animals.