Watch this video tutorial for a quick introduction to the MedlinePlus home page and the health and wellness section for older people. MedlinePlus is the National Institutes of Health's website for patients and their families and friends. Produced by the National Library of Medicine, the world’s largest medical library, it brings you information about diseases, conditions, and wellness issues in language you can understand. MedlinePlus offers reliable, up-to-date health information, any time, anywhere, for free. You can use this top-rated website to learn about the latest treatments, look up information on a drug or supplement, view medical videos, link to thousands of clinical trials and much more.
MedlinePlus is updated daily and the home page showcases important health news. You can also sign-up to receive a MedlinePlus e-newsletter on your topics of choice. The latest issue of the MedLinePlus magazine is available to browse and you can search an extensive medical encyclopedia and a medical dictionary. This is a non-commercial site so there is no advertising and MedlinePlus does not endorse any company or product. Doctors, medical professionals, librarians and other experts highly recommend MedlinePlus for consumer medical information. Bookmark it as one of your go-to medical sites and play this video to see all the best features!