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
- FDA Approves First in New Class of Drugs for Advanced Ovarian Cancer
Agency also gives OK to genetic test used to identify eligible patients [Fri, Dec. 19]
- CDC Warns of Listeria Danger From Caramel Apples
Outbreak has sickened 28 people in 10 states; 4 have died and 26 have been hospitalized, agency says [Fri, Dec. 19]
- Half of Dr. Oz's Advice Unproven or Wrong: Study
Half of Dr. Oz's Advice Unproven or Wrong: Study [Fri, Dec. 19]
- E. Coli Germs Found on Farmers Market Herbs
Nearly one-quarter of samples from West Coast vendors tested positive, study says [Fri, Dec. 19]
- E-Cigarettes Less Addictive Than Regular Cigarettes, Study Finds
Users report fewer cravings, less irritability [Fri, Dec. 19]
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.