SDG 3: Good Health and Well-Being
  • Year: 2005
  • Award: World Summit Award
  • Category: Health & Well Being
  • Organisation: National Library of Medicine
  • Country: United States of America
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MedlinePlus is produced by the US National Library of Medicine (NLM), part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and the world’s largest medical library. It provides consumers with comprehensive information on over 700 diseases and wellness issues. Health topic pages are supplemented with information on prescription and non-prescription drugs, an illustrated medical encyclopedia, a medical dictionary, the latest medical news stories, directories of health professionals and facilities, and special features such as narrated interactive tutorials, broadcasts of surgeries, and easy-to-read materials.