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Informing Health

Do you struggle to access health information? Do you ever wonder whether the information you find is trust worthy? Try Informing Health, where you can find high-quality health information with one search, minus the guesswork and roadblocks.

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How It Works

The technology behind Informing Health works to simplify how you find good health information online. First, you select your topic and your interest area - a general condition or treatment, current research, clinical trials, or local help and support. Next, based on a safe list of quality resources gathered by health and information professionals, we bring together all of the trustworthy resources about your topic into a single place where you can review them quickly and easily. Finally, after you collect the information you find useful, you can save or share your discoveries with yourself, a loved one, or your healthcare provider to discuss at your next appointment.

Select Interest

First, select your interest area - general information, current research, or local help and support - then enter a condition you’re interested in, for example, asthma.

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Review Sources

Next, based on a safe list of quality resources gathered by health and information professionals, review each of the trustworthy resources about your topic quickly and easily.

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Collect Answers

Keep any important information you find by recording it in the built-in Notepad. Add any notes or questions you have to review with your healthcare provider.

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Share Discoveries

Finally, save or share your discoveries with yourself, a loved one, or your healthcare provider to discuss at your next appointment - save as a PDF, print, or email them to yourself or others.

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About Us

Informing Health was born after co-founders Amy and Melissa taught a series of community workshops about health information literacy to help people find, understand, evaluate, and share quality online information.

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