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"healthfinder® is an award-winning Federal Web site for
consumers, developed by the U.S. Department of Health and
Human Services together with other Federal agencies. Since
1997, healthfinder® has been recognized as a key resource
for finding the best government and nonprofit health and
human services information on the Internet. healthfinder®
links to carefully selected information and Web sites from
over 1,500 health-related organizations."
- Medline Plus.
"...a goldmine of good health information from the world's
largest medical library, the National Library of Medicine.
Health professionals and consumers alike can depend on it
for information that is authoritative and up to date.
MedlinePlus has extensive information from the National
Institutes of Health and other trusted sources on over 650
diseases and conditions. There are also lists of hospitals
and physicians, a medical encyclopedia and a medical
dictionary, health information in Spanish, extensive
information on prescription and nonprescription drugs,
health information from the media, and links to thousands
of clinical trials. MedlinePlus is updated daily and can
be bookmarked at the URL: medlineplus.gov. There is no
advertising on this site, nor does MedlinePlus endorse any
company or product."
Charlotte health buddies. "Charlotte health
buddies is an alternative health and beauty company,
helping people supplement their lives. As former
educators we continue to work with the public, and hope
that our background and contacts with organizations like
MedConsumer.info, will advance knowledge for all."
"Andrew Saul is Contributing Editor for the Journal of
Orthomolecular Medicine. He has a nontraditional Ph.D. in
Human Ethology and was on the faculty of the State
University of New York for nine years. He has studied in
Africa and Australia, earned a master's degree and three
state certificates in science education, and has twice won
New York Empire State Fellowships for teaching. Dr. Saul
has a reputation for his commanding knowledge of clinical
Saul's 1994 book, 'Paperback Clinic,' has been used as
both college textbook and reference work for health
practitioners. In Brazil, a number of rainforest Indian
tribes are now megadosing with vitamin C due to his
guidance. The result is that these natives' miscarriage
and infant mortality rates have plummeted. His latest book
is 'Doctor Yourself: Natural Healing that Works.'"
"This Web site is operated by the American Academy of
Family Physicians (AAFP), a national medical organizations
representing more than 93,700 family physicians, family
practice residents and medical students. All of the
information on this site has been written and reviewed by
physicians and patient education professionals at the AAFP."
Health Co-op. Google Health Co-op is a project
which allows subject expert individuals and
organizations to establish accounts, and then create
annotations with a limited number of categories or
limits to links in the Google Health database.
- http://www.healingwell.com. "HealingWell.com is
a thriving community and information resource for
patients, caregivers, and families coping with diseases,
disorders and chronic illness. Our goal is simple....to
help people on their way to "healing well". To achieve
this goal, we offer health resources and interactive tools
to enable patient's to take control of their illness and
start the healing process. These include medical news,
feature articles, doctor-produced video webcasts, message
boards and chat rooms, email, web site hosting
(yoursite.healingwell.com), health e-greeting cards,
newsletters, books and reviews, and resource directories.
- MD Junction.
"When looking for a doctor, this web site provides a
thorough doctors search, doctors information (contact
info, insurance, specialties), and patients reviews and
ratings on doctors."
PatientsLikeMe. "PatientsLikeMe is committed
to providing a better, more effective way to capture
valuable results and share them with patients,
healthcare professionals, and industry organizations
that are trying to treat the disease."
- Web MD. "...the
leader in providing services that help physicians,
consumers, providers and health plans navigate the
complexity of the healthcare system. Our products and
services streamline administrative and clinical processes,
promote efficiency and reduce costs by facilitating
information exchange, communication and electronic
transactions between healthcare participants."