Health & Wellness

Databases (Library card required)

Consumer Health Complete — Articles on all areas of wellness, from mainstream medicine to complementary and alternative approaches. Includes encyclopedias, reference books and academic journals.


Health Link BC
Trusted health topics, tests, procedures and other resources available to BC residents. Call 8-1-1.
World languages available.

Health Canada
An overview of Health Canada with many Health Canada-specific related topics.

Medline Plus
Information about diseases, conditions, and wellness issues. From the National Library of Medicine (USA).
World languages available.

Canada's Food Guide
Food and physical activity advice from Health Canada. Available in multiple languages.