Health Information for Patients, Families and Providers

Here we offer links to respected and certified organizations that offer a wealth of detailed, in-depth information on a host of healthcare topics:

 

General Health

MayoClinic.com
http://www.mayoclinic.com/

familydoctor.org from the American Academy of Family Physicians
http://familydoctor.org

healthfinder®
http://www.healthfinder.gov/

Hardin M.D.
http://www.lib.uiowa.edu/hardin/md/

Med Help International
http://www.medhelp.org/

MedicineNet.com
http://www.medicinenet.com/

The Cleveland Clinic Health Information Center
http://www.clevelandclinic.org/health/

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Women's Health

Feminist.com Health and Sexuality Links
http://www.feminist.com/resources/links/links_health.html

Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Office of Women's Health (OWH)
http://www.fda.gov/womens/

ihr.com Internet Health Resources
http://www.ihr.com

National Women’s Health Resource Center (NWHRC)
http://www.healthywomen.org

Our Bodies Ourselves
http://www.ourbodiesourselves.org

WebMD Healthy Women
http://www.webmd.com/health_and_wellness/womens_health.htm

North American Menopause Society
http://www.menopause.org

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Men's Health

MayoClinic.com-Men's Health Center
http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/mens-health/MC99999

American Academy of Family Physicians-Men's Health
https://familydoctor.org/family-health/men/

Urology Health (American Urological Association)
http://urologyhealth.org

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Parenting and Kids

Dr. Greene.com
http://www.drgreene.com

American Academy of Pediatrics
http://www.aap.org

KidsHealth.org
http://www.kidshealth.org

Virtual Pediatric Hospital
http://www.virtualpediatrichospital.org

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Senior Health

The AGS Foundation for Health in Aging
http://www.healthinaging.org

The Family Caregiver Alliance
http://www.caregiver.org

Mayo Clinic Senior Health Center
http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/senior-health/HA99999

NIH Senior Health
http://nihseniorhealth.gov/

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Specific Health Problems

Alzheimer’s Association
http://www.alz.org

American Academy of Dermatology-Public Resource Center
http://www.aad.org/public

American Diabetes Association (ADA)
http://www.diabetes.org/

American Heart Association
http://www.americanheart.org

American Lung Association
http://www.lungusa.org

Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America
http://www.aafa.org

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
http://www.cdc.gov

Mayo Clinic-- Disease and Conditions A-Z
http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/DiseasesIndex/DiseasesIndex

MedlinePlus, Health Topics (National Library of Medicine)
http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/healthtopics.html

National Cancer Institute (NCI)
http://www.cancer.gov

National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse (NDDIC)
http://digestive.niddk.nih.gov/index.htm

National Eye Institute Health Information (NEI)
http://www.nei.nih.gov/health

National Heart, Lung, Blood Institute (NHLBI)
http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/

National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stoke (NINDS)
http://www.ninds.nih.gov

National Stoke Association
http://www.stroke.org/

Your Orthopaedic Connection (American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons)
http://orthoinfo.aaos.org/

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Drug Information Resources

CenterWatch/Clinical Trials Listing Service
http://www.centerwatch.com/patient/drugs/drugdirectories.html

Drug InfoNet
http://www.druginfonet.com/

Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
http://www.fda.gov

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center Herbs, Botanicals and Other Products
http://www.mskcc.org/mskcc/html/11570.cfm

Needy Meds
http://www.needymeds.com/

RxList - The Internet Drug Index
http://www.rxlist.com/

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For Health Professionals

Entrez PubMed
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez/

MedScape
http://www.medscape.com/

Public Library of Science
http://www.plos.org/

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