Why did Healthline launch BodyMaps?
Healthline launched BodyMaps to help you to understand your body and its relationship to healthy living. We believe it is an invaluable resource to consumers, students, doctors and health educators.Back to Top
Why is Healthline BodyMaps valuable to the average person (non Doctor)?
While many resources on the web today are developed for the typical consumer, Healthline BodyMaps was produced with you and your needs in mind. As such BodyMaps bridges the doctor-patient divide and helps you make smarter health decisions.Back to Top
How might I use BodyMaps?
While researching any health condition on Healthline, click on BodyMaps to understand the area affected by that health condition. BodyMaps is an especially helpful resource for digestive health; reproductive health; and sprains, strains and fractures to muscles and bones.Back to Top
How do I find the specific area of the body that I'm looking for?
Above every main image page is an interactive Body Menu. Click on the BodyMenu, then mouseover the area of interest to view close up and find related health information.Back to Top
How do I find a male/female version of this body part?
Cick on Body Menu, above the main image on the page, on the upper right hand side of this menu, is an option to switch back and forth.Back to Top
How do I zoom/enlarge the view of what I'm seeing?
In the lower left hand corner of each main image is a small grey box with arrows pointed outwards. Click on that box and the image that you're viewing will expand.Back to Top