Health Information Resources

These web links contain health information and should not be interpreted as personal medical advice. If you would like to learn more or are concerned about your own health issues, please call (319) 273-5161 to speak with the UNI Student Health Clinic resource nurse.

Self-Diagnosis Web Sites

FreeMD - interactive medical library featuring the virtual doctor

Medline Plus – health topics A-Z

Web MD – symptom checker

Go Ask Alice –health information and resources

E-Checkup to go - programs are personalized, evidence-based, online prevention interventions for alcohol and marijuana

Mayo Clinic –health information and resources

 

Sexual Health Web Sites

Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)-sexual health information

Birth control information

Birth control methods fact sheet

Birth control information: http://bedsider.org/

Get Yourself Tested –Sexually transmitted disease information and testing

 

Mental Health Web Sites

UNI Counseling Center

National Suicide Hotlines:
        National Hopeline Network or 1-800-SUICIDE or 1-800-784-2433
        National Suicide Prevention Lifeline  1-800-273-TALK
        1-800-273-8255 Life Line Chat

 

LGBT Health resource Web Sites

CDC LGBT health

Health Communities

Ten Things Transgender Persons Should discuss with Their Healthcare Care Provider

Top 10 Things Lesbians Should discuss with Their Healthcare Provider

Ten Things Transgender Persons Should discuss with Their Healthcare Care Provider

 

Travel Health Web Sites

CDC Travelers’ Health

US State Department Travel Alerts