Government Sites (Spanish)
Cancer.gov: Algunos documentos especificos estan en espanol
Press releases pertaining to cancer; information summaries about cancer; handouts from NCI; clinical studies; and pamphlets explain how to prevent cancer.
Centros para el Control y la Prevencion de Enfermedades CDC en Espanol
Offers disease and health topics found on the CDC web site. More topics are being added.
Consumer Health Materials in Spanish
List of agencies, organizations, associations, book and video distributors providing information pertaining to Spanish language consumer health information.
Provides several hundred Spanish language resources for consumers.
Hispanic American Health - MEDLINEplus Health Information
In MEDLINEplus information pertaining to Hispanic American health is available from a variety of national organizations.
Informacion sobre la Salud, Publicaciones en Espanol/National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders
Information pertaining to natural gas, meniere, and loss of hearing.
Institutos Nacionales de la Salud (NIH)
Links to information pertaining to health conditions, research studies, drug information, health literature references, special programs, and federal agencies.
Instituto Nacional de las Ciencias Ambientales de la Salud (en EUA): En Espanol
Spanish language publications pertaining to diabetes, digestive diseases, kidney diseases, and urologic diseases.
Lista de Publicaciones en Espanol - Seguro Social en Espanol
Provides information about the social security program and disability, retirement, and survivor benefits; the appeals process, how to obtain a social security number, work and earnings information; and publications.
Locating Spanish Language Health Information on the World Wide Web National Network of Libraries of Medicine (South Central Region)
Spanish language search engines for finding health/disease related information.
Medicare Espanol Overview
Search tools to information pertaining to Medicare personal plan finder, prescription drug programs, physician directory, helpful contacts, nursing home comparisons, dialysis facilities, and a supplier directory.
MEDLINEplus: Informacion de Salud
The National Library of Medicine's consumer-friendly health Web site. This site has hundreds of health topics in Spanish from federal government agencies, medical associations, and health-related organizations. It includes a medical encyclopedia with illustrations and photographs to accompany 4,000 articles. And, there are interactive tutorials pertaining to various health topics.
Multicultural Health Communication Service: Spanish
Health information for communities throughout New South Wales.
National Eye Institute: Informacion en Espanol
Information in Spanish about eye diseases and disorders and vision eye care resources.
National Immunization Program (NIP)
These agencies have formed La Promesa (The Promise) to provide information to increase the awareness and importance of infant immunizations in Hispanic communities nationwide.
National Institute of Dental & Craniofacial Research: Informacion en Espanol
Dental & Craniofacial information in Spanish.
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases: Spanish Language Publications
Publications pertaining to dental care, information from the Surgeon General and dental information from other government agencies.
National Institute of Mental Health: Informacion en Espanol
Links that give information about symptoms, diagnostics, and treatments of mental depression.
Non-English Guides to using Medline - National Network of Libraries of Medicine (South Central Region)
Offers tutorials in the use of MEDLINE, Pubmed, Internet Grateful Med and searching of MEDLINE with instructions in Spanish.
Organizacion Mundial de la Salud
Health topics; information pertaining to current events and upcoming events occuring around the world.
Recursos en Espanol/National Women's Health Information Center
Health information and referral center in Spanish for women.
Soy Unica! Soy Latina!
Information geared primarily around mental health promotion and substance abuse prevention for Hispanic/Latina girls, ages 9-14.
USDA Foreign Language Documents, U.S. Food and Drug Administration
Consumer publications, easy-to-read brochures, food and cosmetics publications, and a manual explaining and evaluating drugs.