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Recommended Online News Sources

CNN Health
Daily updated articles from a variety of news sources with links to related CNN stories and websites.

1st Headlines – Top Health Headlines
Top news stories from a variety of sources.  Story may be covered by more than one news sources, allowing the reader to compare stories and fill in information gaps.

Reuters Health eLine
Daily medical news for the consumer (free) and for the professional (requires a subscription fee).  Distributed by Reuters News Syndicate.


News Sources with Daily/Weekly Digital Delivery

MedlinePlus Health News  ( )
Produced by the National Library of Medicine, this site has daily news releases from sources such as United Press International, New York Times Syndicate, and Reuters.  Stories can be retrieved for thirty days from publication.  Users may sign up for daily email of “Health Headlines” in several different categories.

Medscape – (
WebMD, a website for doctors with a comprehensive news feature.  Go to the website to read the daily news or sign up for any of the forty free newsletters for delivery to your email address.  There are newsletters in twenty-five specialties, a weekly multi-specialty edition, health business news, and much more.

NewsWise (
Select “Mednews” for medical news stories.  Information from news releases of more than four hundred universities, professional associations, and research institutions.  Register and sign up to receive weekly  medical news digests via email.