Health and Wellness Resource Center

A comprehensive consumer health resource that provides accurate, authoritative information on a full range of health-related issues, from current disease and disorder information to in-depth coverage of alternative and complementary medicine.


Health & Wellness Resource Center from Gale is a comprehensive resource for libraries, schools, and hospitals that provides integrated access to medical, statistical, health, and related information.

This resource features a fully updated, intuitive interface—providing multiple pathways to key information. Its browser-style format lets you read the latest news, review a set of subject areas, select a particular resource, or search across the entire database.

Additionally, the Health & Wellness Resource delivers up-to-date reference material as well as full-text magazines, journals, and pamphlets from a wide variety of authoritative medical sources.

All content from Gale and its imprints are reviewed by medical experts in the form of publication-specific advisory boards, primarily the Gale Health Content Advisory Board.

Categories covered include:

  • Disease & Conditions
  • Alternative Medicine
  • Drubs & Herbs


  • Directories
  • Dictionary
  • Trusted Sites
  • Health Assessment
  • Featured videos
  • Topics in the news

Connect directly with Health & Wellness or view the below tutorial, Using Gale's Health & Wellness Resource Center - Basic Search and Homepage Features to get you started!

Access Health & Wellness Resource Center General Search Tips which includes information about General Tips, Capitalization, Punctuation, Date Ranges, Logical & Proximity Operators and Field Length searches.

Alternatively, take a guided tour of the Health & Welness Resource Center, which explains how to navigate the resource.