Health Reference Mission
The mission of the Syosset Public Library’s Health Reference Center is to provide free, confidential, and comprehensive information to assist patrons in making informed medical decisions and to promote healthy behavior. In addition, it is our goal to provide patrons with the best sources for locating reliable health and medical information.
Health Reference Disclaimer
The purpose of the Syosset Public Library’s Health Reference Center is to provide public access to a wide range of health and medical information, not to give medical advice or interpretation. The Syosset Public Library does not endorse any specific product, service, or treatment. Do not consider any information received from the Syosset Public Library as medical advice. Never delay or disregard seeking professional medical advice from your doctor or other qualified healthcare providers. You should always speak with your doctor before you start, stop, or change any prescribed part of your care plan or treatment. Information received from the Syosset Public Library is never a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment from a qualified healthcare provider. Please note that these services are being provided by librarians and NOT medical doctors.