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
- High-Fat, Low-Carb Diet May Help With Tough-to-Treat Epilepsy
Regimens seem to cut down on seizures but are hard to stick to long-term, study shows [Wed, Oct. 29]
- Hormone Therapy May Up Heart-Related Deaths in Some Prostate Cancer Patients
But the overall risk is small, researchers say [Wed, Oct. 29]
- Ebola Outbreak in Liberia May Be Slowing: WHO
But health agency says epidemic in West Africa is far from under control [Wed, Oct. 29]
- Egg Freezing for a Future Pregnancy: What to Know
WebMD asked three experts to address the questions they most often get about egg freezing. [Wed, Oct. 29]
- Stroke Prevention Guidelines Emphasize Healthy Lifestyle
Eat lots of fruits and veggies, get exercise, limit salt and don't smoke, experts say [Wed, Oct. 29]
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.