How do I get medical care in the United States?

Healthcare for immigrants and refugees in the United States

How do I get healthcare? What is health insurance?

What is a doctor?

When do I go to a doctor? When should I go to the Emergency Room?

How do I go to the doctor?

How do I go to the doctor?

Medical prescriptions are medicines your doctor gives you

Information about how to take medical prescriptions, getting prescriptions filled, and over-the counter medicines.

How can I be healthy?

Where can I buy healthy things to eat?

Information about eating healthy on a budget.

How to be healthy and prevent diseases

Practice healthy habits and learn simple things you can do to prevent the spread of diseases

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Healthcare for Women

Women's health care

Here you will find information about health conditions that are unique to women.

Sexual health and healthy relationships

Find information and resources about sexual health and sustaining healthy relationships

Healthcare for Children

What are vaccines for children? Health Information about your children and teens

Learn more about health issues of young children and teens and access resources to take care of them.

LGBT Healthcare Resources

LGBT: lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender communities

Find information and resources for LGBT community members