Medline Plus allows you to search within specific languages for information on:
•A variety of health topics
•Drugs and supplements
•Genetic health conditions
•How to understand medical test results
•Includes a medical encyclopedia that provides information about diseases, symptoms, tests, and treatments
Project includes over 3500 resources on different health topics.Materials are carefully translated to promote health and wellness among populations who may not speak English as a primary language in over 15 languages.
Contains information to help you provide culturally relevant health information and programming for a wide range of audiences. It covers topics such as immigration, specific cultural values and norms to be aware of, and information on common experiences that might affect attitudes toward Western medicine.
The Dental Hygiene Clinic at College of DuPage provides state-of-the-art educational facility and hands-on experience to students while also providing dental hygiene services to the community. Under the supervision of licensed dental hygiene instructors and clinical dentists, students provide preventative dental services.
Mango is an adaptive learning language interface featuring more than 70 languages such as English, Spanish, French, German, Japanese, and Korean. Mango offers critical thinking and memory-building exercises, grammar and culture notes, and conversation-based methodology to help build language and communication skills.
Mango has a section on how to communicate with healthcare staff in hospitals and pharmacies. Select the Lifestyle section to practice communicating in these healthcare settings.
To access Mango, click on the title Mango Languages (above) or copy this link into your browser: https://library.cod.edu/mango
Create your personal Mango account using the "SIGN UP" link or use the "Use Mango As A Guest" button. Then pick a language, search for a language in the search box, or click "See All."
Want a chance to practice your vocabulary? Each of these CDs has a lesson on visiting the doctor. You can find them in the English Language Collection at COD.