Online Health Resources
Health Information on the WEB
- U.S. Department of Health & Human Services.
U.S. Government Flu Website.
- CDC Vaccine Site
U.S. Center for Disease Control Website.
- CDC Emergency Preparedness and Response Site
The CDC has developed contigency plans for potential public health emergencies and documents them on this site.
- Disease Information
General information about medical diagnoses from the Academy of Family Practice.
- Disease Information from the NY Times
- Similar to the site above with the source being the New York Times.
- Health Screening Recommendations
U.S. Preventive Services Task Force recommendations for who should recieve specific screening tests given their personal situation.
- Mental Health Resource
U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health mental health information.
- Medication Information
Resource for drug information. This site requires regisration, but no payment for basic service.
- NIH Medline
Source of clinical, health, and wellness information from the National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health.
- Smoking Cessation
Information and resources from the government on how to quit smoking.
- Weight & Obesity Issues
Government site to help patients with weight control.