Here you can learn more about a number of common health topics by clicking on a title listed in the left side menu. You can find basic information on a number of health conditions, including easy-to-understand explanations of common diseases and conditions, recommendations for avoiding or managing them, and links to resources where you can get more information. Some topics explain how to find affordable health insurance or how to recognize and find high quality health care. Most topic pages detail simple steps to improve your health and the care that you receive.
The information provided here should not be taken as medical advice. We hope it helps you navigate the healthcare system and inspires you to become an active, engaged participant in your own care.
Find out about the many local health promotion programs available. Here you can also apply for public programs like Medicaid and CHIP (Children’s Health Insurance Program).
Quitting smoking is one of the best things you can do for your health.
Connect with others who share your health conditions or concerns.
Find more information about your prescription medications.