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
- Am I Bipolar?
Diagnosing bipolar disorder isn't always easy, but it's crucial to getting the right help. [Mon, Sept. 1]
- Risky Behavior After a Cancer Diagnosis
A cancer diagnosis can make some people behave in unexpected ways. Understand what’s normal—and what may not be safe. [Mon, Sept. 1]
- Family, Screen Time Tied to Kids’ Success: Study
Here’s a back-to-school pop quiz for parents: How much do you think your child’s school grades or emotions are tied to whether you’re sitting down to dinner together? The answer: More than you might think. [Mon, Sept. 1]
- Monkey Trial Supports Ebola Drug That May Have Helped 2 Stricken Americans
All 18 rhesus monkeys infected with the virus survived after getting the experimental medication, researchers report [Fri, Aug. 29]
- Tips for Hosting Vegan, Vegetarian, or Gluten-Free Guests
Having a dinner party? Whether it's a special occasion or a casual get-together, you can serve delicious dishes that everyone will enjoy. [Fri, Aug. 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.