Got a character with a medical problem? Or maybe you need to give a character a medical problem? And you don’t have a sister who’s a doctor that you can turn to for answers. Check out MedlinePlus.
You can count on getting good information from the US National Library of Medicine and the National Institutes of Health, whether it’s a medical term you need defined or a whether it’s the possible symptoms of someone who’s eaten potpourri. Maybe you’ve got a detective who’s got bursitis in his right hip and doesn’t like doctors. What might he do to treat it?
Got a medical question – or your character does – Medline Plus is a good place to start your research.
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