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Consumer Health Materials in Spanish

There are many agencies, organizations, associations, book and video distributors that are now providing bilingual information. The following list is a sampling of resources to utilize when looking for Spanish language consumer health information. This list contains resources originating from the United States, as the medical standard of care is different from country to country. This list is to be used as a guide in providing information, and is by no means inclusive of all Spanish consumer health information available.


American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (AACAP):

American Academy of Dermatology Pamphlet Index:

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Patient Education Brochures (Select En Español):

American Cancer Society Información En Español:

American Diabetes Association:

American Heart Association:

Cancer Care Información en español:

Council on Family Health:

Epilepsy Foundation of America:


Hablamos Juntos (We Speak Together):

La Leche League International:

The Merck Manual of Medical Information -- Home Edition en Español:

The National Coalition of Hispanic Health and Human Services Organizations Catalog (COSSMHO):

National Multiple Sclerosis Society Información En Español:

National Parkinson Foundation:

New Mexico AIDS Infonet:

Planned Parenthood Federation of America En Español:

REPROLINE - Reproductive Health Online En Español:

Well-Connected via (Select Enciclopedia):

Book and Video Distributors:

Adler's Foreign Books:

Blackboard Entertainment:

Churchill Media Spanish Titles: 1-800-315-8122

DLB Educational Corp.: 281-987-0383

Donars Spanish Books: 1-800-552-3316

EBSCO, Spanish Title List: 1-800-653-2726

Family Experiences Productions, Inc.:

Libros Sin Fronteras:

Madera CineVideo: 1-877-964-0644

McGraw-Hill Companies: 212-904-5099

Milner-Fenwick Online: 1-800-432-8433

National Educational Systems, Inc.:

Pyramid Media:

Quality Books, Inc.: 1-800-323-4241

Richardsons Distribution & Books, Inc.: 1-800-392-8562

T.R. Books, Spanish Language Book Distributor:

Universal Health Communications:

Workman Publishing: 1-800-722-7202

World Book/Childcraft: 1-800-975-3250

Government Agencies/Resources:

Agency for Health Care Policy and Research/Clinical Guidelines en Español:

Center for Mental Health Services Knowledge Exchange Network (KEN) en Español:

Centers for Disease Control en Español:

Combined Health Information Database (keyword Spanish):

Documentos sobre el cáncer (National Cancer Institute):

Food and Drug Administration: or for easy-to-read health brochures in spanish:

healthfinder™ lo que usted necesita: español:

MedlinePlus en español:

Multicultural Health Communication Service (MHCS):

National Cancer Institute:

National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute Latino Cardiovascular Health Resources:

National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases en Español:

National Institutes of Health, Consumer Health Information:

National Institute of Mental Health:

National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke:

National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism Publications:

National Women's Health Information Center Recursos en Espanol:

Office of Minority Health Resource Center:

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency:

State/Local/Regional Resources:

Access to Electronic Spanish-Language Patient Education Materials: A Utah Community Project - Directorio de recursos / Resources Directory:


Houston HealthWays:

The Minnesota Council of Nonprofits:

New York Online Access to Health (NOAH):

Oregon Health Sciences University:

University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center:

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