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Last Updated: Sep 1, 2017 URL: Print Guide

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This guide was created as a finding aid for consumer health information. While some content is restricted to KCU faculty, students, and staff, all content is meant to be informative and lead users to health information specific for consumers.

Online Medical Dictionary


Deciphering Medspeak

While trying to make informed health decisions, you have probably encountered "medspeak," the specialized language of health professionals. MLA's "Deciphering Medspeak" helps to translate common and disease-specific "medspeak" terms.



MedlinePlus Trusted Health Information for You

Looking for quality health information?  First try MedlinePlus!

Search MedlinePlus:

MedlinePlus directs you to information to help answer health questions. MedlinePlus brings together authoritative information from NLM, the National Institutes of Health (NIH), and other government agencies and health-related organizations. MedlinePlus also contains extensive information about drugs and supplements, an illustrated medical encyclopedia, interactive tutorials, the latest health news, and surgery videos.


Video: James and the Peanut Allergy


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