Health Source – Consumer Edition

This database is the richest collection of consumer health information available to libraries worldwide, providing information on many health topics including the medical sciences, food sciences and nutrition, childcare, sports medicine and general health. Health Source: Consumer Edition provides access to nearly 80 full text, consumer health magazines.

Melamed Academy students utilize this database in their Health course, where they are assigned research topics about key health issues. Students report their findings to their classmates on the Health Discussion Board, which is moderated by the Health teacher.