Healthy Santa Cruz County
Healthy Santa Cruz County is a collection of health and wellness resources compiled by the Santa Cruz Public Libraries. It features easy access to top-quality, up-to-date medical news and information and provides quick links to relevant library books and medical databases, as well as the Community Information Database.
Check out the latest health news from WebMD
- 2 Surgeries Work Equally Well for Female Incontinence, Study Finds
Doctors can choose the one they're more familiar with, expert says [Tue, March 11]
- Whole-Genome Scans Not Quite Ready for Widespread Use: Study
Tests are promising but not yet reliable enough, experts say [Tue, March 11]
- Healthy Breakfasts and Citrus Granola
WebMD explains why a good breakfast is the healthy way to start the day. Plus, Domenica Cattelli's Citrus and Nut Granola recipe. [Tue, March 11]
- 8 Fun Facts About Pineapple
WebMD has info on the history, cultivation, and health benefits of pineapple. Plus a delicious shrimp and pineapple kabob recipe! [Tue, March 11]
- Knee Pain May Not Be Helped by Glucosamine
Popular supplement did not reduce cartilage damage or improve joint function in study [Tue, March 11]
The Library's "Healthy Santa Cruz County" database is designed for general educational and informational purposes only. It is intended to support - not replace - the relationship which users have with their health care provider(s). This database is not a substitute for professional health care and is not designed to offer medical advice nor to recommend any medical service provider/organization. The information provided through this database should not be used for diagnosing or treating a health problem, disease, or medical condition.