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LillyDiabeties.com

LillyDiabeties.com

LillyDiabetes.com provides information on diabetes itself and living with diabetes, including everything from risks for diabetes to recipes for those with diabetes. The site is extremely user-friendly, even including a handy dictionary of diabetes-related terms. Available in Spanish and English. This site uses Adobe Flash Player.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues & Social Welfare–Hunger–Nutrition; Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Diabetes

National Institute on Drug Abuse

National Institute on Drug Abuse

NIDA employs scientific approaches to combating drug and alcohol abuse by supporting interdisciplinary research and “ensuring the rapid and effective dissemination and use of the results of that research to significantly improve prevention, treatment and policy as it relates to drug abuse and addiction.”
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Alcohol, Drugs & Tobacco; Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Addictions

ACAAI online – American College of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology

ACAAI online – American College of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology

The American College of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology provides allergy advice, information on asthma screening, finding an allergist, a dictionary of related terms and patient support. Information is also available in Spanish.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Respiratory & Lung Disease–Asthma; Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Allergies

Leukaemia Research Fund

Leukaemia Research Fund

A United Kingdom organization website devoted to the research of various blood cancers and disorders including leukaemia, lymphomas, and myeloma.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Cancer; Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Blood Disorders

Pride Institute: LGBT Mental Health and Chemical Dependency Care

Pride Institute: LGBT Mental Health and Chemical Dependency Care

Pride Institute is a “safe space” and treatment center for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, or questioning people who are struggling with depression, psychological issues, or addiction to alcohol, crystal meth, cocaine, heroin or other illegal drugs. Site includes addiction support information and resources for clients as well as family, frien …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Addictions–Alcohol; Health & Medical Sciences–Alcohol, Drugs & Tobacco; Health & Medical Sciences–Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Health; Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Addictions–Illegal Drugs

Road of Life

Road of Life

Website for educators provides downloadable lesson plans regarding bodily health and wellness focused on prevention and healthy eating. Lessons are available for 3rd-5th grades. Content is produced by the Road of Life organization, and is aligned to the Ohio State Academic Content Standards.
Subject: Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Cancer–Lung Cancer; Health–Health Resources For Teachers & Parents

The Multiple Sclerosis Resource Centre

The Multiple Sclerosis Resource Centre

The Multiple Sclerosis Resource Centre (MSRC) is a UK-based charitable organization that offers information, resources and counseling for people with multiple sclerosis (MS), their friends and family. MSRC has information about MS, a chat room and message board, and provides a free telephone support line for those in the UK.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Multiple Sclerosis

American Cancer Society

American Cancer Society

“In 1913, 10 physicians and five laymen founded the American Society for the Control of Cancer. Its stated purpose was to “disseminate knowledge concerning the symptoms, treatment, and prevention of cancer; to investigate conditions under which cancer is found; and to compile statistics in regard thereto.” Later renamed the American Cancer Society, …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Cancer

The Oral Cancer Foundation

The Oral Cancer Foundation

“The Oral Cancer Foundation is a national public service, non-profit entity designed to reduce suffering and save lives through prevention, education, research, advocacy, and support.”
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Cancer; Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Nose, Ear & Throat Disorders

Emerging Infectious Diseases

Emerging Infectious Diseases

The journal’s mission is to “enhance communication of public health information about emerging diseases so that prevention measures can be implemented without delay. Emerging Infectious Diseases is peer reviewed and will be providing information on emerging infections.”
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Get data, statistics, and reports on all aspects of health: individual, preventative, and environmental. Great for Public Health Professionals, Healthcare Providers, Researchers, Travelers, Scientists, Partners, Policy Makers, Students, Educators, and most any individuals interested in health issues.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes; Law, Government And Political Science–Executive Branch–Agencies–Health And Environment