National Institutes of Health The
NIH is a biomedical research center that is a part of the U.S.
Department of Health and Human Services. The site includes news and
events, health information, funding opportunities, and scientific
Centers for Disease Control An
agency of the Department of Health and Human Services whose mission is
to promote health and quality of life by preventing and controlling
disease, injury, and disability. The site contains a news and media
relations section; information on travelers; health; general health
information; publications, software and products etc.
Center for Science in the Public Interest A
nonprofit education and advocacy organization that focuses on improving
the safety and nutritional quality of our food supply, and on reducing
problems caused by alcoholic beverages. The site includes the Nutrition
Action Healthletter, Health and Nutrition Campaigns, Facts About
Olestra, News Releases, Booze News, All About Additives, and more.
National Library of Medicine The
web site for the world's largest biomedical library provides a variety
of resources related to the biomedical and health sciences. You can even
search several on-line databases.
American Medical Association A
variety of information for consumers and professionals including the
latest information on migraines, asthma, HIV/AIDS, and an Interactive
Health section with an personal weight evaluation.
Quack Watch This
site's purpose is to combat health-related frauds, myths, fads, and
fallacies. It includes publications for sale, as well as articles on
questionable products, services, theories and advertisements.