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Public Health 103 (Ramírez)

Health Communication


Look for the journal title in the eJournal finder. Search for the journal title in the Journals tab on the library home page search box.  See if the journal is available. Is the date you need available? If so, drill down to the correct volume and issue number.


Locating Stats Online

Consider searching the web for stats on a health concern. Sometimes it is useful to narrow to government sites with Sometimes you can also use the word stats or statistics to narrow the search.

Example: obesity

The first result is from Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

Example: "mental health" stats

The first result is from the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH).

Statistics & Public Opinion

Availability of stats depends on what has been collected and how it has been collected. These may or may not cover your group by age, gender, ethnicity, etc.