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Health and Medicine

Resources on health, mental health, drugs and health care providers and services.


This page is intended to provide general health & wellness information. Some material may contain information that is the opinion of the author and not necessarily that of a doctor.

  • Only a health professional can interpret and individualize information for a specific person's condition or situation.
  • Information provided by Fairfax County Public Library (FCPL) does not imply medical recommendation, endorsement, or approval by FCPL.
  • Please consult your health care provider with specific medical questions.

Medical Terms

Learn the meaning of words used in medicine.

Most of the following dictionaries are available for IN-LIBRARY USE only:

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