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Health Links

  • Web MD - Medical and health information for the consumer, physician, nurse and health teacher.
  • MedLine Plus Click on Health Topics (on the left) for information on over 650 conditions.
  • American Medical Association Home Page - Look for information about diseases and check the online Doctor Finder.
  • Health Central - Articles include news stories, traditional and alternative medicine, fitness and herbs.
  • Health finder - A huge site with over 800 links. Browse by disease.
  • Mayo Health Clinic - Check out the latest consumer health info from Mayo's.
  • Med Help International - The largest online consumer health information resource.
  • Medicine Net - A really nice medical site with sections on Diseases & Treatments, Drugs and News.
  • Merck Manual of Diagnosis and Therapy - World's most widely used medical text is available free of charge on the net.
  • Quack watch - Your guide to quackery, health fraud and bad medical information. Check the list of questionable products and services halfway down the page.

Virtual Medical Pamphlets

  • Nutrition Fact Sheets - Informative, easy-to-read fact sheets from the American Dietetic Association.
  • CDC Travel Information - Health information for international travel: vaccination requirements, disease outbreaks, and geographic health recommendations from the Centers for Disease Control.
  • Med Help International - Use the Med Help Search Engine for consumer health information.
  • NIH Consumer Health Information - A collection of the most requested publications from the National Institute of Health.

Specific Conditions/Topics

  • American Heart Association Home Page - Provides information about heart disease and stroke
  • National Institute on Aging - Online publications on topics related to health and aging.
  • Learn CPR - A basic guide to cardiopulmonary resuscitation.
  • American Psychological Association Help Center - Provides sections devoted to psychology in the workplace, the mind/body connection, family and personal relationships.
  • The Body - One of the best AIDS resources on the Net.
  • Blindness Resource - Center Information in fourteen areas from universal access to low vision resources to research and university disability programs.
  • Cancer Net:Patients and the Public - The National Cancer Institute provides information for patients on treatment, screening prevention, genetics.
  • Cancer News on the Net - An online journal dedicated to bringing patients and their families the latest information on cancer diagnosis and treatment.
  • Headache Topics - Topic sheets compiled by headache experts . Search by headache type or by medication.
  • Mental Health Net - Guide to over 9,000 mental health, psychology and psychiatry resources online.
  • OncoLink - This site is at the University of Pennsylvania Cancer Center. Has links to other award winners, current information, coverage of the American Society of Chemical Oncology meetings and a keyword search of cancer information.
  • PsycPORT - Features breaking psychology news stories; information on forthcoming and current books and some full-text articles.
  • Mesothelioma - Public information on asbestos exposure and mesothelioma treatment options.

Drug Information

  • Clinical Trials - Information on over 4,000 federal and private medical studies.
  • Food and Drug Administration's Bulletin Board - Contains the "Newly Approved Drugs" list, news releases, current information on AIDS, the text of the Drug Bulletin and Veterinary medicine.
  • RxList - An online Physician's Desk Reference. Type in the drug and get a complete summary.

Research/Professional

  • American Dietetic Association - A wealth of information on good nutrition.
  • American Cancer Society - Describes all types of cancers, giving risk factors, symptoms, treatment and survivorship for each.
  • Centers For Disease Control - Provides fact sheets, statistics, info on diseases and hot topics (like anthrax).
  • Human Anatomy Online - Interactive, educational view of the human body.
  • Online Medical Dictionary - Over 46,000 brief definitions of terms related to biochemistry, cell biology, chemistry, medicine, plants, and radiobiology.
  • Visible Human Project Images and animations of cross-sections of the human body from the National Library of Medicine project.
  • Worldwide Nurse - Especially useful to healthcare professionals. Includes over 30 medical search tools, directories of nursing schools, boards and jobs.