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Easy-to-Read Health Information

Find links to health information that is easier to read, understand, and use. These materials are designed to be clear and to follow best practices in health literacy. The links on this page are arranged alphabetically by health topic.

MedlinePlus identifies easy-to-read materials using this Health Education Materials Assessment Tool (PDF).

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Acne

  • What Is Acne? From the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases) Also in Spanish

Alcohol

Alzheimer's Disease

Aortic Aneurysm

Arthritis

  • Arthritis From the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases)

Assistive Devices

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Back Pain

Birth Control

Birth Defects

Blood Clots

Blood Glucose

Blood Thinners

Bone Diseases

Breastfeeding

Bursitis

C

Cancer

Cancer--Living with Cancer

Caregiver Health

Caregivers

Cervical Cancer Screening

Child Abuse

Child Dental Health

Child Development

Child Mental Health

Child Nutrition

Colorectal Cancer

COPD

Corns and Calluses

Cosmetics

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DASH Eating Plan

Diabetes

Diabetes Complications

Diabetes in Children and Teens

Diabetes Medicines

Diabetes Type 1

Diabetes Type 2

Diabetic Diet

Diabetic Foot

Dialysis

Dietary Supplements

Down Syndrome

Drug Reactions

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Endometriosis

Evaluating Health Information

Exercise and Physical Fitness

Exercise for Children

Exercise for Older Adults

Eye Wear

F

Fibromyalgia

  • Fibromyalgia From the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases) Also in Spanish

G

Gangrene

Guide to Good Posture

Gum Disease

H

Hair Loss

Hair Problems

Health Literacy

Health Problems in Pregnancy

Health Screening

Healthy Aging

Healthy Sleep

  • Sleep Diary From the National Institutes of Health (National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute) - PDF

Heart Attack

Heart Disease in Women

Heart Diseases

Heart Failure

Hepatitis

  • Hepatitis (Viral) From the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases) Also in Spanish
  • Hepatitis D From the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases)

Hepatitis A

  • Hepatitis A From the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases) Also in Spanish

Hepatitis B

  • Hepatitis B From the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases) Also in Spanish
  • Hepatitis D From the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases)

Hepatitis C

High Blood Pressure

HIV

HIV and Infections

HIV in Women

HIV Medicines

HIV: PrEP and PEP

How to Prevent Diabetes

How to Prevent Heart Disease

I

Infectious Arthritis

Ischemic Stroke

J

Juvenile Arthritis

K

Kidney Failure

Kidney Stones

L

Leg Injuries and Disorders

Living with HIV

M

Marfan Syndrome

Medication Errors

Medicines

Men's Health

Menopause

N

Nutrition

Nutrition for Older Adults

O

Obesity in Children

Over-the-Counter Medicines

Oxygen Therapy

P

Pacemakers and Implantable Defibrillators

Parenting

Piercing and Tattoos

Postpartum Care

Pregnancy and Medicines

Pregnancy and Nutrition

Premature Babies

Prenatal Care

Prostate Diseases

Psoriasis

Pulmonary Rehabilitation

Q

Quitting Smoking

R

Radiation Therapy

S

Sjogren's Syndrome

  • Sj?gren's Syndrome From the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases)

Skin Cancer

Sleep Disorders

Small Intestine Disorders

Sports Injuries

Sprains and Strains

Stress

T

Talking With Your Doctor

Teen Mental Health

Tooth Disorders

U

Underage Drinking

Understanding Medical Research

Urinary Incontinence

Urinary Tract Infections

V

Vaccines

W

Weight Control

Winter Weather Emergencies

Women's Health

Women's Health Checkup

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