--The most widely used medical text in the world, electronic version.
First Aid Online
HealthAnswers --Describe your symptoms and get useful information about cause and treatment including access to health information through a comprehensive data base.
Family Internet --Plain language and responses a patient would like to receive from their doctor about symptoms, causes, and treatment options.
Mayo Health O@sis Library --Helpful First Aid information from the world-class medical institution, The Mayo Clinic.
MedAccess --A health resources locator site to help you find healthcare services in your area.
U.S.News:America's Top HMOs and Best Hospitals --An objective quality comparison of HMOs and hospitals by region and nationwide.
MedicineNet--A patient oriented educational site.
Consumer Health Information -- listing of Internet links to consumer
health information. Developed by Emory University.
National and State Healthcare
Internet Health Newsgroups and
Guide to Medical Information and Support on the Internet --Information on using the Internet to obtain medical resources, including information on how to access medical chats, online doctors, medical listservs and newsgroups.
Health Information for
International Travelers -- Vaccination and health information from the
Centers for Disease Control
National Health Information Center
-- Wide variety of publications and information from the Public Health
Health Information from the National
Institutes of Health (NIH) -- Lots of patient information on cancer and
AIDS from the NIH
Glossary of Medical
Go Ask Alice
-- Health information from Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center in Q&A
Format with answers from health educators. Emphasis on sex-related and
Professional Services -- Answers to frequently asked questions about specific diseases and an "Ask the Doctor" feature. Currently free, but will be a subscription service.
The New York State Department of Health Gopher
PracticeLink's Time-Saving Guide to Medical Links