Consumer Health

Health information can be confusing. This guide provides accessible resources to help you understand and better manage your health.


This guide is intended to provide general consumer health information. These resources are for informational purposes only and should not be used as a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. You are encouraged to consult with your qualified healthcare provider for advice, diagnosis, and/or to discuss any course of treatment.



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Book a PRO: Consumer Health Resources

Discover the capacious amount of health information at your library.  Book a PRO can help you learn to access health-related information from reliable sources to ensure that you have current information.  

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Blood Pressure Monitor Kits

Blood Pressure Monitor Kits are available for checkout at Eatonville, Hiawassee, South Trail and Windermere branches to adult cardholders. The kits include an electronic blood pressure monitor, arm cuff, hard case, and a toolkit with educational material.