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    Provides regularly updated information about federally and privately supported clinical research in human volunteers; also provides information about a trial's purpose, who may participate, locations, and phone.

    Directory of Health Organizations

    Database containing location and descriptive information about a wide variety of information resources, including organizations, research resources, projects, and databases concerned with health and biomedicine.

    Genetics Home Reference

    NLM's Web site for consumer information about genetic conditions and the genes or chromosomes responsible for those conditions.


    An occupational health database for health and safety professionals and consumers seeking information about the health effects of exposure to chemicals at work. Haz-Map links jobs and hazardous tasks with occupational diseases and their symptoms.

    Household Products Database

    Links more than 5,000 consumer brands to health effects from Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS) and allows scientists and consumers to research products based on chemical ingredients.


    The National Library of Medicine's Web site for consumer health information

    National Guideline Clearinghouse

    A public resource for evidence-based clinical practice guidelines.ion.

    Makes aging-related health information easily accessible for family members and friends seeking reliable, easy to understand online health information

    Tox Town

    An introduction to toxic chemicals and environmental health risks you might encounter in everyday life, in everyday places


    A web site from the National Library of Medicine (NLM) that uses maps of the United States to show the amount and location of toxic chemicals released into the environment.


    The Wireless Information System for Emergency Responders is a system designed to assist first responders in hazardous material incidents. WISER provides substance identification support, physical characteristics, human health information, and containment and suppression advice.