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BMC Oral Health

BMC Oral Health

“Publishes original research articles in all aspects of the prevention, diagnosis and management of disorders of the mouth, teeth and gums, as well as related molecular genetics, pathophysiology, and epidemiology.”
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Oral Health & Dentistry

EyeCareSource.com

EyeCareSource.com

A “resourceportal for eye care information.” Contains information about eye health, surgery, eye diseases, corrective wear, and careers in optometry. Maintained by a health publisher since 2004.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Vision And Eye Conditions

Tinnitus [NIDCD]

Tinnitus [NIDCD]

An easy-to-read question and answer sheet describing symptoms, causes, treatments from doctors and self-help procedures, as well as additional resources about ear ringing or tinnitus.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Nose, Ear & Throat Disorders

Doctor Fungus

Doctor Fungus

Contains online resource guides for everything mycological. This includes sections on fungal infections in people, animals, and plants; sick buildings, fungus, antifungal agents, MIC database, and education.
Subject: Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Plant Biology (Botany); Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Respiratory & Lung Disease; Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Hair, Nail & Skin Diseases; Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Allergies

The Vegetarian Food Pyramid

The Vegetarian Food Pyramid

Document from the Loma Linda University School of Public Health describes guidelines for healthful vegetarian diets and answers frequently asked questions about vegetarian nutrition.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Nutrition & Diet; Entertainment & Leisure–Food–Vegetarian

Women In Photography International

Women In Photography International

“Women In Photography International… promotes the visibility of women photographers and their work, through exhibitions, awards, scholarships, educational programs, juried competitions and lecture programs, non-profit website with Quarterly f2-eZine for women photographers around the world.”
Subject: Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women–Careers; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Photography & Film

Alcohol Management

Alcohol Management

A brief intervention program for those who are concerned about their alcohol intake but are not alcoholics or severely dependent on alcohol.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Alcohol, Drugs & Tobacco

West Virginia Bureau for Public Health

West Virginia Bureau for Public Health

The WVBPH website provides information on vital records, community and rural health services, environmental standards, epidemiology, licensing and certification, emergency care system, threat preparedness and family health in the state of West Virginia.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Southeast (Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, West Virginia, District Of Columbia); Health & Medical Sciences–Public Health–U.S. State Departments Of Health

Toxicological Sciences

Toxicological Sciences

Official journal of the Society of Toxicology, this monthly publication offers peer-reviewed research articles in all areas of toxicology. Includes studies that are “structural, biochemical, or functional in nature, address mechanisms of toxicity, investigate the effects of dose, route of exposure, metabolism, or species on toxic responses, present …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Medical Research

CA – A Cancer Journal for Clinicians

CA – A Cancer Journal for Clinicians

“CA: A Cancer Journal for Clinicians is a peer-reviewed journal of the American Cancer Society providing cancer care professionals with up-to-date information on all aspects of cancer diagnosis, treatment, and prevention.” Full text of many issues available on-line. Searchable.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Cancer

20 Questions on Genetically Modified Foods

20 Questions on Genetically Modified Foods

The World Health Organization answers the top twenty questions about genetically modified (GM) foods. This resource provides information about what GM foods are, why they are produced, how they are regulated, and potential effects on humans and the environment. This resource offers an excellent introduction to GM foods, as well as links to more in- …
Subject: Science & Technology–Agriculture & Aquaculture; Health & Medical Sciences–Public Health

Cancer Australia

Cancer Australia

“In July 2011, National Breast and Ovarian Cancer Centre (NBOCC) and Cancer Australia amalgamated to form a single national agency to provide leadership in cancer control and improve outcomes for Australians affected by cancer.” Find here many free resources to due with breast and ovarian cancer, geared towards both the public and to professionals.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Women’s Health–Breast Cancer

9/11 Health

9/11 Health

Established by the government of New York City, this website provides scientific information and resources for people whose health was affected by the 9/11 terrorist attacks. Recent research about physical and mental health problems is provided, as well as information about healthcare services such as counseling, medical screening, and treatment. T …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences

The National Coalition for LGBT Health

The National Coalition for LGBT Health

Health resources with the purpose of eliminating disparities in the health outcomes of LGBT populations based upon sexual orientation or gender presentation. The coalition seeks to increase participation by the LGBT community in advocacy for public and private sector policies affecting the delivery of healthcare to LGBT clients.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Sexuality; Health & Medical Sciences–Women’s Health; Health & Medical Sciences–Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Health; Health & Medical Sciences–Men’s Health

Public Health & Prevention

Public Health & Prevention

This Medscape site features “Resources Centers” on numerous topics including: addiction, depression, geriatrics, hepatitis C, sports medicine, etc. Other resources here include continuing medical education, conference coverage, patient education, library of free journals, and discussion boards.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Public Health; Health & Medical Sciences–Preventive Medicine

Organic Trade Association: Organic Facts

Organic Trade Association: Organic Facts

Provides a comprehensive listing of organic facts including a definition of organic, information on genetic engineering and the use of antibiotics in agriculture. The Organic Trade Association promotes organic products, advocates for organic standards and supports scientific research into the environmental and nutritional impacts of organic product …
Subject: Science & Technology–Agriculture & Aquaculture; Health & Medical Sciences–Nutrition & Diet–Nutrition

The Original Judo Information Site

The Original Judo Information Site

Explains Judo, its history and techniques, and Judo competition. The Judo Forum lets you meet others interested in Judo.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Exercise & Fitness; Entertainment & Leisure–Sports–Combat Sports; Health–Exercise; Sports & Recreation–Martial Arts; Sports, Entertainment, And Arts–Sports–Martial Arts; Health And Sexuality–Exercise

Inquisitive Mind: Social Psychology for You

Inquisitive Mind: Social Psychology for You

Makes social psychology accessible to the masses. In-Mind is designed for those interested in everyday human concerns, and to inform of hot trends in social psychological research.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Mental Health

Physical Activity and Health: A Report of the Surgeon General

Physical Activity and Health: A Report of the Surgeon General

This “first report of the Surgeon General on physical activity and health,” was released in 1996. Summaries of the information are available in the at-a-glance section. The report provides suggestions and statistics on physical activity, and each part can be read online or downloaded.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Exercise & Fitness

Health.gov

Health.gov

Directory of health sites from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. There are sections for general health information, health news, special initiatives, and federal agencies.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences

Cerebral Palsy

Cerebral Palsy

This resource, found within the University of Virginia’s Children’s Medical Center, is a tutorial for children and parents. It provides information about what cerebral palsy (CP) is, what the causes of CP are, different types of CP, problems people with CP may encounter, equipment used by people with CP, and therapy techniques.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Disabilities; Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Neurological & Neuromuscular Disorders

Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)

Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)

Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report is a CDC publication which includes provisional data “based on weekly reports to CDC by state health departments.”
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Public Health; Health & Medical Sciences–Health & Medical Sciences News; Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes

ifeminists.com

ifeminists.com

“This site is an all-inclusive online center where people looking for a new way to approach feminism can gather online, learn, and access a wealth of information. ifeminists.com offers in-depth resources and portal-like tools for everyone: activists and scholars, experts and beginners, women and men.”
Subject: Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women–Feminism

The Mayo Clinic – Organic foods: Are they safer? More nutritious?

The Mayo Clinic – Organic foods: Are they safer? More nutritious?

The famed Mayo Clinic provides numerous articles on nutrition and healthy eating. Here, “Learn the difference between organic foods and their traditionally grown counterparts.”
Subject: Science & Technology–Agriculture & Aquaculture; Entertainment & Leisure–Food; Health & Medical Sciences–Nutrition & Diet

Gene Therapy for Cancer: Questions and Answers – National Cancer Institute FactSheet

Gene Therapy for Cancer: Questions and Answers – National Cancer Institute FactSheet

This fact sheet from the National Cancer Institute answers 12 basic questions about gene therapy, including information about its use in treating cancer.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Cancer; Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Biomedicine

What You Need To Know About??? Cervical Cancer – National Cancer Institute

What You Need To Know About??? Cervical Cancer – National Cancer Institute

This is a National Cancer Institute (NCI) booklet about cervical cancer.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Cancer; Health & Medical Sciences–Women’s Health; Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Reproductive System Diseases

HIV/AIDS and Men Who Have Sex With Men

HIV/AIDS and Men Who Have Sex With Men

The Center for Disease Control provides information in English and Spanish about HIV and AIDS risk prevention strategies for men who have sexual relations with men. The CDC offers groups that teach interventions specifically for populations most at risk for HIV and other STD transmission.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Health; Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–AIDS; Health & Medical Sciences–Men’s Health

National HIV and STD Testing Resources

National HIV and STD Testing Resources

The Center for Disease Control and Prevention answers frequently asked questions about HIV and STD testing, transmission, infection, and prevention. Provides search engines to help people find local testing centers in their area.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–AIDS; Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Sexually Transmitted Diseases

Breastfeeding – Introduction

Breastfeeding – Introduction

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention hosts this site on breastfeeding, which includes information regarding how diseases and specific conditions affect human milk, proper handling and storage information for human milk, how specific vaccinations affect a woman???s milk supply, travel recommendations for the nursing mother and more. The s …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Women’s Health–Breastfeeding

AlcoholScreening.org | How much is too much?

AlcoholScreening.org | How much is too much?

An online screening test to help users determine if their “drinking patterns are safe, risky or harmful.” Also provides guidelines for alcohol consumption and help to people who are addicted to alcohol.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Alcohol, Drugs & Tobacco

National Center for Injury Prevention and Control

National Center for Injury Prevention and Control

From the CDC’s NCIPC website: “The National Center for Injury Prevention and Control (NCIPC) works?? to reduce morbidity, disability, mortality, and costs associated with injuries.” Information available on this site includes: injury fact sheets, the Web-based Injury Statistics Query and Reporting System (WISQARS), injury maps, and downloadable …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Public Health; Health & Medical Sciences–Injuries

CDC WONDER

CDC WONDER

The CDC WONDER–Wide-ranging ONline Data for Epidemiologic Research– homepage states, “WONDER provides a single point of access to a wide variety of reports and numeric public health data.” This includes 40 text-based and numeric databases. Public-use available datasets available on WONDER include information on, “mortality (deaths), cancer incid …
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States; Health & Medical Sciences–Public Health; Reference–Census Data & Demographics

Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Information Page

Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Information Page

This page is provided by the Centers for Disease Control ( Department of Health and Human Services) National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities (NCBDDD), and provides information about Fetal Alcohol Syndrome. The site offers fact sheets, FAQs, publications, educational materials, and other resources. It can also be accessed in …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Alcohol, Drugs & Tobacco; Health & Medical Sciences–Pediatrics; Health & Medical Sciences–Disabilities

Smoking and Tobacco Use–Office on Smoking and Health

Smoking and Tobacco Use–Office on Smoking and Health

Offers free publications such as “Smoking, Tobacco, and Health: A Fact Book”, “Health Benefits of Smoking Cessation”, and “Reducing the Health Risks of Secondhand Smoke”. Prevalence data including cigarette consumption statistics, and cigarette smoking trends are also found at this site.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Alcohol, Drugs & Tobacco; Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Addictions–Nicotine

Air Pollution and Respiratory Health

Air Pollution and Respiratory Health

General information, links, reports, and resources regarding respiratory disorders associated with air pollution. Includes information on smoke inhalation, carbon monoxide, asthma, and mold. Also available in Spanish.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Respiratory & Lung Disease; Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Allergies

Facts About Blood

Facts About Blood

This site provides answers to all your questions about blood donation. Topics include facts about blood donation, who should donate, what to expect when donating, how blood is screened and processed, and other information related to transfusions.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Donors And Transplants

Center for Substance Abuse Prevention, U.S.

Center for Substance Abuse Prevention, U.S.

Offers resources and information with the goal of creating “prevention prepared communities where individuals, families, schools, workplaces, and communities take action to promote emotional health and prevent and reduce mental illness, substance abuse including tobacco, and suicide across the lifespan.”
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Alcohol, Drugs & Tobacco; Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Addictions; Law, Government And Political Science–Executive Branch–Agencies–Health And Environment

The Human Milk Banking Association of North America (HMBANA)

The Human Milk Banking Association of North America (HMBANA)

“HMBANA is a non-profit association of donor human milk banks established in 1985 to set standards for and to facilitate establishment and operation of milk banks in North America.” This site also contains information about donor milk processing, the history of milk banking, and a list of frequently asked questions (FAQ) about milk banking.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Women’s Health–Breastfeeding

Circumcision Information Resource Centre

Circumcision Information Resource Centre

“The Circumcision Information Resource Centre is a non-profit organisation located in Montreal, Quebec, Canada which provides information about non-religious infant circumcision and related topics.” The site is available in French or English and contains links to articles and other web sites as well as information about ethical and religious aspec …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Pediatrics; Health & Medical Sciences–Men’s Health

Alcohol Alert

Alcohol Alert

This quarterly bulletin managed by the National Institutes of Health’s National Institute of Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism focuses on research on alcohol abuse and alcoholism. All issues published online, 1988 to present.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Addictions–Alcohol; Health & Medical Sciences–Alcohol, Drugs & Tobacco

Acupuncture Today

Acupuncture Today

This site offers online content and articles from its monthly issues, offered to practitioners of acupuncture and Oriental medicine. Acupuncture Today contains national and regional news, reviews of current research and opinion pieces on relevant issues.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Alternative Medicine–Acupuncture

U.S. Health Policy Gateway

U.S. Health Policy Gateway

Professor at the Duke Center for Health Policy maintains this web portal which is intended for the U.S. health policy community, media and general public. It includes five components: What’s What In Health Policy, Who’s Who in Health Policy, Area Health Profiles/Comparisons, Health Policy Reference Desk, and Key Health Policy Issues.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Health And Medical Sciences Blogs; Health & Medical Sciences–Public Health

NCBI Bookshelf

NCBI Bookshelf

The National Center for Biotechnology Information’s Bookshelf “provides free access to over 700 texts in life science and healthcare,” all of which are authored and edited by medical professionals. Users can browse, retrieve, and read Bookshelf’s content, as well as discover related information and research.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Public Health; Health & Medical Sciences–Medical Research; Health & Medical Sciences–Health Care Issues; Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes

disABILITY Information and Resources

disABILITY Information and Resources

A long list of articles about disability and links to disability resources on the Web, including databases, resource sites, events, products, services. Special page with numerous links to sources for information on accessible web page design.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Disabilities; Education–Special Education

Boston Public Library Kid’s Page – Book Lists and Magazines

Boston Public Library Kid’s Page – Book Lists and Magazines

These booklists are all recommendations made by youth librarians at the Boston Public Library. Some of the booklists that can be found on this page include recommended books for boys, folktales, tearjerkers, books about new babies, fingerplay for toddlers and resources for readers interested in environmentalism.
Subject: Reading Zone–Book Lists

Medherb.com from Medical Herbalism

Medherb.com from Medical Herbalism

This large and valuable site includes a great span of material, from discussion boards to journals to school listings and anatomy sites. Also in the medical herbalism site is a fine page giving links to brief histories of herbalism. Sections include, North America, Classic Herbals, Western Medicine, Chinese, Ayurvedic.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Alternative Medicine

Food Allergy Survivors Together

Food Allergy Survivors Together

“Food Allergy Survivors Together (FAST) is a free online support group for children, teens, and adults who have allergies, or have an allergic family member or friend.” Includes advice and recipes.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Food; Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Allergies

Pulsus Group Inc.

Pulsus Group Inc.

The publisher of journals on Canadian and international medical research offers access to many of its publications, including the Canadian Journal of Gastroenterology, the Canadian Respiratory Journal and Pediatrics and Child Health.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Surgery; Health & Medical Sciences–Specializations–Cardiology; Health & Medical Sciences–Medical Research; Health & Medical Sciences–Pain Treatment & Management; Health & Medical Sciences–Pediatrics

Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery

Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery

The official journal of the American Association for Thoracic Surgery and the Western Thoracic Surgical Association publishes articles on cardiac surgery, pacemakers and heart and lung transplants, among other issues.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Surgery; Health & Medical Sciences–Specializations–Cardiology; Health & Medical Sciences–Medical Research

The Annals of Thoracic Surgery

The Annals of Thoracic Surgery

The official journal of the Society of Thoracic Surgeons and the Southern Thoracic Surgical Association covers developments in chest and cardiovascular surgery.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Surgery; Health & Medical Sciences–Specializations–Cardiology; Health & Medical Sciences–Medical Research; Health & Medical Sciences–Pediatrics

NIH Consensus Development Program

NIH Consensus Development Program

“The National Institutes of Health (NIH) Consensus Development Program is the premier health technology assessment and transfer program in American medicine. Under this program, NIH organizes major conferences that produce consensus statements resolving controversial issues in medicine important to health care providers, patients, and the general p …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Medical Research; Health & Medical Sciences–Health Care Issues

Life Sciences and Medicine Research

Life Sciences and Medicine Research

“An emerging open-access journal publishing quality research into many sub-disciplines of Life Sciences and Medicine. The journal accepts manuscripts involving basic and applied research that uses human, animal or plant model, and utilizing in vitro, in vivo and/or in situ techniques.” Includes peer-reviewed research papers, reviews, case reports a …
Subject: Science & Technology–Life Sciences; Health & Medical Sciences–Medical Research

Smokefree.gov

Smokefree.gov

This site has an informative online guide to quitting and the option to chat live with a National Cancer Institute representative about smoking.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Alcohol, Drugs & Tobacco; Health And Sexuality–Drugs

New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services

New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services

The DHHS website provides information on vital records, health statistics, child care and child support resources, disease control information, environmental health and licenses and certifications in the state of New Hampshire.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–New England States (Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Vermont); Health & Medical Sciences–Public Health–U.S. State Departments Of Health

Not For Tourists

Not For Tourists

An online companion to the Not For Tourists books, the website offers details on restaurants, nightlife, shopping and landmarks for cities in the United States and Europe. Also contains user reviews.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–North America–United States Travel & Tourism; Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism–Europe Travel & Tourism

Recovery Month

Recovery Month

National Recovery Month (Recovery Month) is an observance day that educates Americans about the importance of behavioral health in achieving a healthy and rewarding life, and applauds those who have successfully sought addiction treatment and mental health services toward that end.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Alcohol, Drugs & Tobacco; Health & Medical Sciences–Mental Health

Signa Vitae

Signa Vitae

Contains review articles, original articles, short reports, and case reports covering neonatal, pediatric, adult intensive care, and emergency medicine.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Medical Research

Information on Autism

Information on Autism

The University of North Carolina provides answers to 20 common questions about autism, a family reference guide, and information about Asperger’s Syndrome. Some information also available in Spanish.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Disabilities–Developmental And Learning Disorders/Disabilities–Autism–Asperger’s Syndrome; Health & Medical Sciences–Disabilities–Developmental And Learning Disorders/Disabilities–Autism

NHS Choices

NHS Choices

The website for the National Health System (NHS) in the UK provides information on health topics ranging from health and fitness to health conditions, as well as health news, support and information for carers, and information on choosing health services in the UK. Information comes in many forms, from articles to videos and podcasts. Searchable.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences

Helpguide.org

Helpguide.org

“Helpguide???s mission is to help you understand, prevent, and resolve many of life???s challenges. Our goal is to empower you with the knowledge and support you need to take charge of your life and make healthy choices… Helpguide’s team consists of health experts, writers, and web professionals.”
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Exercise & Fitness; Health & Medical Sciences–Aging; Health & Medical Sciences–Nutrition & Diet; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Parenting & Family Life; Health & Medical Sciences–Mental Health

BioNews

BioNews

“BioNews, published by the Progress Educational Trust (PET) – a registered charity (number 1011897) whose Patron is Baroness Mary Warnock – provides accurate, balanced and timely news and comment on genetics, assisted conception, embryo/stem cell research and related areas.”
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Women’s Health; Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Genetics

COPD Fact Sheet

COPD Fact Sheet

“Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is an umbrella term used to describe airflow obstruction that is associated mainly with emphysema and chronic bronchitis.” This question and answer fact sheet is written by the American Lung Association.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Respiratory & Lung Disease

Healing Magazine

Healing Magazine

Addresses needs of children in crisis. Offers “practical, clinical information for children’s professionals and parents.” Covers issues such as ADD, adoption, child abuse, grief/coping with death, parenting, self-harming behavior, teen pregnancy, and violence.
Subject: Social Sciences–Psychology; Health & Medical Sciences–Mental Health

The Liberty Press

The Liberty Press

“The monthly lesbian and gay news magazine for the state of Kansas.” There is also a separate edition for the Kansas City area. “The Liberty Press and The Liberty Press KC keeps you informed of local, state and national issues, social happenings, theatrical events and much more.”
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Midwest -Western (Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota); Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual & Transgender

Stress Resource Center

Stress Resource Center

“In a world bursting with situations that can cause stress — such as traffic jams, layoffs, illness, and money woes — it’s not surprising that many people are feeling stressed out. This online resource center will help you to understand the ways in which daily stress affects your body and how you can reduce these damaging effects.”
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Mental Health

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

Swedish Institute of Assistive Technology

Swedish Institute of Assistive Technology

Formerly the Swedish Handicap Institute, the SIAT works to provide access to well-functioning assistive technology that will improve the quality of life for people with disabilities. It works to stimulate research, analyze needs and encourage the testing of assistive technology by providing information and training to professionals in such technol …
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Government–International Government & Intergovernmental Groups; Health & Medical Sciences–Health Care Issues; Regional & Country Information–Europe–Scandinavia; Health & Medical Sciences–Disabilities

Telecare Aware

Telecare Aware

“Telecare Aware is a news service about the technology, products, equipment and services (called telecare and telehealth) that help older and disabled people remain independent at home for longer.”
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Aging; Science & Technology; Health & Medical Sciences–Disabilities; Health & Medical Sciences Blogs–Disability/Accessibility Blogs; Science & Technology Blogs

explore

explore

The website “explore” is “a multimedia organization that documents leaders around the world who have devoted their lives to extraordinary causes.” This site includes short films and photograph collections of issues including environmental causes, education, human rights, public health, animal welfare, spirituality and disabilities.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Philanthropy & Social Service; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Disabilities; Education–Teachers & Administrators–Lesson Planning; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Animal Rights; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Human Rights

Diversity Health Institute Clearinghouse

Diversity Health Institute Clearinghouse

A central access point for multicultural health information sponsored by the Australian government but covers other countries as well. Covers topics such as refugee health, nutrition, ageing, mental health and many others. Also has links to international listservs.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences

MEDLINEplus

MEDLINEplus

“MedlinePlus has extensive information from the National Institutes of Health and other trusted sources on over 700 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 informa …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences

Pulmonary Perspectives

Pulmonary Perspectives

“Pulmonary Perspectives [is] the quarterly scientific publication of the American College of Chest Physicians. Pulmonary Perspectives highlights three topics each month dealing with cutting edge issues in pulmonary medicine.”
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Specializations; Health & Medical Sciences–Specializations–Cardiology

POPLINE: Your connection to the world’s reproductive health literature

POPLINE: Your connection to the world’s reproductive health literature

???POPLINE is the world’s largest bibliographic database of family planning and related health and development issues.??? Although most of the articles are not for free, more than 13,000 links to full text articles are available, and there is full bibliographic information for all entries. The list of popular topics is provided for instant searche …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Sexuality; Health & Medical Sciences–Women’s Health–Pregnancy & Birth

National Institute of Mental Health

National Institute of Mental Health

“The National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) is the largest scientific organization in the world dedicated to research focused on the understanding, treatment, and prevention of mental disorders and the promotion of mental health.” Site includes a Health & Outreach section featuring mental health topics, publications, and statistics. Also featur …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Mental Health

Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA)

Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA)

This site presents the HIPPA act. Here users can read about HIPAA???s role in protecting privacy of health care consumers, preventing fraud, and improving health care systems.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Health Care Issues–Medical Insurance; Law, Government & Political Science–Law–United States–Right Of Privacy

Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition

Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition

Carries out the mission of the Food and Drug Administration. Promotes and protects public health by “ensuring that the nation’s food supply is safe, sanitary, wholesome, and honestly labeled, and that cosmetic products are safe and properly labeled.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Food; Health & Medical Sciences–Nutrition & Diet

Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services Administration

Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services Administration

“The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration’s (SAMHSA) mission is to reduce the impact of substance abuse and mental illness on America’s communities.”
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Alcohol, Drugs & Tobacco; Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Addictions; Law, Government And Political Science–Executive Branch–Agencies–Health And Environment; Health & Medical Sciences–Mental Health

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

SafeMedication

SafeMedication

Database of information on 650 drugs, with information on how to take medicines, potential side effects, storage recommendations, and precautions, discussed in easy-to-understand language. “Information here is designed to supplement the information provided by your physician and the pharmacist who dispenses your prescriptions.” Also contains info …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Medications & Pharmaceuticals

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

Mesothelioma | Asbestos.com

Mesothelioma | Asbestos.com

This site, “sponsored by The Peterson Firm, LLC, a law firm concentrating in asbestos litigation,” provides an overview of mesothelioma and other health conditions caused by exposure to asbestos. Includes causes, symptoms, and treatments; resources for veterans and workers; tools for locating a physician; and related health news.
Subject: Science & Technology–Engineering–Civil And Environmental Engineering; Health & Medical Sciences–Health & Medical Sciences News; Health & Medical Sciences–Occupational Health & Safety; Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Cancer–Lung Cancer

Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business Initiative

Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business Initiative

Information for disabled veteran small business owners seeking federal government business opportunities. Links to websites and instructions on getting listed with the Federal Supply Service and navigating the contracting process.
Subject: Business & Economics–Small Business & Entrepreneurship–Entrepreneurs With Disabilities; Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US Federal Government

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

DrGreene.com: Caring for the Next Generation

DrGreene.com: Caring for the Next Generation

Extensive pediatric information, advice and resources advocating healthy choices are provided by Dr. Green. Free newsletter, pediatric wiki, forums, pediatric encyclopedia, topic discussions, chat with/ask Dr. Greene, general pediatric health topics and Care Guides are available within this website.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Pediatrics

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

MedNews: Health and Medical News

MedNews: Health and Medical News

Give it to me straight, doctor! Medical professionals, researchers and consumers alike can find the latest reports from medical journals and conferences at MedNews.com. After free registration you can “customize your news by topic,” leave comments and email articles.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Health And Medical Sciences Blogs; Health & Medical Sciences–Health & Medical Sciences News

Medicaid

Medicaid

From the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, information on eligibility, services, fraud prevention, and forms. Search by provider type or by topic.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Health Care Issues–Medical Insurance; Health & Medical Sciences–Health Care Issues–Physicians And Hospitals

The Sport Journal

The Sport Journal

Quarterly publication of refereed scholarly articles focusing on sports management, coaching, and sports medicine.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Exercise & Fitness; Health & Medical Sciences–Specializations–Sports Medicine; Entertainment & Leisure–Sports

LASIK Eye Surgery

LASIK Eye Surgery

This government site provides users whose interest in LASIK eye surgery ranges from casual curiosity to serious consideration with thorough information about what it is, whether or not it is right for them, what the risks are, what a patient who has LASIK can expect, and even a listing of lasers that are approved by the FDA. A glossary and FAQs ar …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Surgery

Fats and Cholesterol – The Good, The Bad, and The Healthy Diet

Fats and Cholesterol – The Good, The Bad, and The Healthy Diet

Hosted by the Harvard School of Public Health this website includes facts about cholesterol and the connection it has to heart disease. Uniquely, the site analyzes specific types of fat in common oils and fats. Also, there is information about the relationship between dietary fats and different types of cancers.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Nutrition & Diet–Cholesterol

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

MedlinePlus: Gay, Lesbian and Transgender Health

MedlinePlus: Gay, Lesbian and Transgender Health

Provides links to information on gay, lesbian and transgender health issues including related links to research, statistics, journal articles, HIV/AIDS, health organizations, clinical trials and sexual stereotypes of children.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Sexuality; Health & Medical Sciences–Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Health

National Center for Family Literacy

National Center for Family Literacy

The site promotes family literacy based on an intergenerational approach, contains information on literacy initiatives, training services for professional development, and a collection of other resources for teachers and parents.
Subject: Education–Adult Education; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Literacy; Reference–Reference Resources For Teachers & Parents; School And Homework Help; School And Homework Help–Disabilities–Learning Disabilities–Dyslexia

InnerBody: Your Guide to Human Anatomy Online

InnerBody: Your Guide to Human Anatomy Online

“The place for fun, interactive and educational views of the human body.” You can explore human anatomy through illustrations, animation, tutorials, and descriptions. Viewing images and selecting anatomy requires Java support to be enabled in your browser.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Anatomy & Physiology; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–Science–Biology

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

Medicare Learning Network

Medicare Learning Network

The Medicare Learning Network is a Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services website. Information available here includes: Medicare drug regulations, general Medicare regulations, quick reference guides, educational guides, brochures and other educational materials.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Health Care Issues–Medical Insurance

Arkansas Department of Health

Arkansas Department of Health

The ADH website provides information on vital records, environmental standards, health standards, data and research, veteran’s affairs, disease and injury prevention in the state of Arkansas.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Southcentral (Alabama, Arkansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Tennessee); Health & Medical Sciences–Public Health–U.S. State Departments Of Health

Massachusetts Department of Public Health

Massachusetts Department of Public Health

Provides information on vital records, public health statistics and data, emergency planning and preparedness, the MassHealth insurance program and other programs offered through the Office of Health and Human Services in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–New England States (Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Vermont); Health & Medical Sciences–Public Health–U.S. State Departments Of Health

Wisconsin Department of Health Services

Wisconsin Department of Health Services

The WDHS website provides information on vital records, health programs and services, health care providers, prescription drug savings, disability determination, filing public complaints and licensing and certifications in the state of Wisconsin.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Midwest -Eastern (Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, Wisconsin); Health & Medical Sciences–Public Health–U.S. State Departments Of Health

AthletesAdvisor.com

AthletesAdvisor.com

Nutrition, conditioning, and recruiting information for the college-bound student athlete. Features articles from contributing authors who are experts in their field as well as interviews with professional and collegiate athletes and coaches.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Exercise & Fitness; Health & Medical Sciences–Nutrition & Diet; Entertainment & Leisure–Sports; Health And Sexuality–Nutrition; Sports, Entertainment, And Arts–Sports–General Sports News And Info; Health And Sexuality–Exercise

Unlocking Autism

Unlocking Autism

Information about autism and helps parents get in touch with a country-wide network of “Unlocking Autism Representatives” who can help with finding the best available resources for their children. Users can post messages to the site community or search for experts to help them answer questions.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Disabilities–Developmental And Learning Disorders/Disabilities–Autism

Talk about Curing Autism

Talk about Curing Autism

TACA is a non-profit organization that focuses on building the autism community by connecting people and sharing information. Resources on the site help affected families find support and effective treatments as quickly as possible.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Disabilities–Developmental And Learning Disorders/Disabilities–Autism

Global Volunteer Network

Global Volunteer Network

Facilitates the placement of volunteers in international communities. Primarily focuses on collaboration with outreach programs, education, production, and conservation projects.
Subject: Education–English As A Second Language (ESL); Entertainment & Leisure–Travel & Tourism; Education–International Education; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Literacy; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Philanthropy & Social Service; Health & Medical Sciences–Health Care Issues

Jo???s Trust

Jo???s Trust

“Jo’s Trust is an online information and counselling service dedicated to women with cervical cancer, their family and friends.” The site offers free, confidential medical advice from experts and counselors. It also includes general information, news, events, frequently asked questions, and bulletin boards.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Cancer; Health & Medical Sciences–Women’s Health

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

Reproductive Health Gateway

Reproductive Health Gateway

“Reproductive Health (RH) Gateway gives you quick access to relevant, accurate information about reproductive health on the World Wide Web. RH Gateway lets you search a group of websites carefully selected for accuracy, authority, and relevance… The ready-to-use search function currently searches through more than 20,000 pages on over 130 websit …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Women’s Health; Health & Medical Sciences–Sexuality–Contraception; Health & Medical Sciences–Women’s Health–Pregnancy & Birth

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

EMS Responder

EMS Responder

EMS Responder is the home of EMS Magazine online which provides “news and training for paramedics and EMTs, as well as other prehospital practitioners.” Includes news, articles, training information, forums, and job links.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Specializations

Lifeline to Modern Medicine

Lifeline to Modern Medicine

Sponsored by the American Society of Anesthesiologists, this site provides information on the field of anesthesiology, types of anesthesia, pre-surgery Q&A, patient stories, anesthesia news and more.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Surgery; Health & Medical Sciences–Pain Treatment & Management

The Bigger Pockets Blog

The Bigger Pockets Blog

Stay up-to-date with current real estate information written by experts in the field. This blog is meant for lenders, renters, homeowners, investors, bankers, landlords, and anyone else interested in the real estate market.
Subject: Business & Economics–Consumer Issues & Services–House & Home; Business & Economics–Real Estate; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Housing; Business & Economics Blogs

Motherhood Cafe

Motherhood Cafe

Read articles written by Dr. Stephanie Knaak about motherhood. Includes discussions of identity, adjusting to motherhood, postpartum depression, parenting, a public forum (so some non-expert information here), and more. Also links to several free resources for mothers.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Women’s Health–Pregnancy & Birth; Health & Medical Sciences–Women’s Health–Breastfeeding; Health & Medical Sciences–Mental Health

Assisted Senior Living

Assisted Senior Living

Provides information on assisted living, nursing homes, in home senior care, Alzheimer’s care, hospice care, continuing care retirement communities (CCRC) and independent living.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Aging; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Seniors

Mitral Valve Repair Center

Mitral Valve Repair Center

This site offers an overview of mitral valve function and disease from the Mount Sinai Medical Center. Topics include mitral valve anatomy, mitral valve disease, mitral valve surgery and alternative treatments.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Specializations–Cardiology; Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Heart Disease

Just the Facts: Baby

Just the Facts: Baby

Provides information for new and expecting parents. Contains sections about baby care, pregnancy, and parenting. Site features include a panel of experts answering common questions, a due date calculator, and pregnancy birth plan.
Subject: Reference–Experts & How-To; Health & Medical Sciences–Women’s Health–Pregnancy & Birth

Parenting Science

Parenting Science

Looks at parenting from an anthropological view. Articles referring to research about parenting and child behavior. Meant to serve as a guide so parents can make decisions based on scientific facts.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Pediatrics

National Resource Center on AD/HD: A Program of CHADD

National Resource Center on AD/HD: A Program of CHADD

This site is the national clearinghouse for the latest evidence-based information on AD/HD. The NRC provides comprehensive information and support to individuals with AD/HD, their families and friends, and the professionals involved in their lives.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Disabilities–Developmental And Learning Disorders/Disabilities–Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)/Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD); Health & Medical Sciences–Mental Health

NC Health and Wellness

NC Health and Wellness

Get tips and advice on how to maintain a healthier lifestyle, including nutrition and diet information, fitness exercises, how to stay tobacco-free, and join a community of others working towards being the healthiest they can be.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Exercise & Fitness

Irlen

Irlen

Devoted to information regarding symptoms and potential treatment for Irlen Syndrome, formerly known as Scotopic Sensitivity Syndrome, which can affect reading comprehension, attention, and light sensitivity in children and adults.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Disabilities–Developmental And Learning Disorders/Disabilities; Health–Health Resources For Teachers & Parents

Counselling Resource

Counselling Resource

“Compare types of counselling and psychotherapy, take self-tests and quizzes, identify symptoms, look up medications, or learn about secure online therapy.” Read answers to mental health questions or ask your own anonymous question.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Mental Disorders; Health & Medical Sciences–Disabilities–Developmental And Learning Disorders/Disabilities; Health & Medical Sciences–Mental Health–Depression; Health & Medical Sciences–Mental Health–Personality Disorders

The Backrubs FAQ

The Backrubs FAQ

The six sections of this FAQ are divided into administrivia and acknowledgements, general questions, basics of massage, novice questions, professional massage, and other sources of information. It includes definitions of different types of massage and bodywork.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Alternative Medicine

1stHeadlines

1stHeadlines

Compare headlines from over 300 newspaper, broadcast and online media sources. Updated every 15 minutes.
Subject: Business & Economics–Business & Economics News; Entertainment & Leisure–Sports–Sports News; Computers & Internet–Computers & Internet News; Health & Medical Sciences–Health & Medical Sciences News; Science & Technology–Science & Technology News; Reference–News & Current Events–Periodical Directories

The Natural Food Hub

The Natural Food Hub

Information about growing and buying natural foods. Site also contains a newsletter and essays about nutrition and food consumption from an evolutionary perspective.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Food; Health & Medical Sciences–Nutrition & Diet; Entertainment & Leisure–Food–Vegetarian

YourTotalHealth

YourTotalHealth

Features articles on a wide range of health topics, including cancer, depression, sexual health, and sleep disorders. There are also health news items, a section of interactive online tools, and an ask the expert section where users send in questions for various practitioners to answer.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences; Health & Medical Sciences–Women’s Health

Ask Dr. Weil

Ask Dr. Weil

An interactive site that features daily health questions from users. Old questions are archived by date or subject. The site also has a searchable directory of local holistic practitioners and a vitamin adviser that takes users through a series of online questions before making recommendations about the kinds of vitamins from which they may ben …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Nutrition & Diet–Vitamins & Minerals; Health & Medical Sciences–Alternative Medicine

The DRM Guide to Disability Resources on the Internet

The DRM Guide to Disability Resources on the Internet

“Disability Resources is a nonprofit organization that monitors, reviews, and reports on resources available to people with disabilities. We disseminate information about these resources to libraries, disability organizations, health and social service professionals, consumers and family members .” Site includes a searchable database of resources …
Subject: Reference–Associations & Organizations; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Disabilities; Health & Medical Sciences–Disabilities

MedHunt

MedHunt

“A search engine plus catalog for Web sites and documents related to health and medicine. Some sites are picked by hand, others are chosen by a robot..” This site also available in French.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences

The Caregiver’s Handbook

The Caregiver’s Handbook

A complete online guide for caregivers of the elderly. It’s often recommended for those take care of Alzheimer’s patients but can be useful for others as well. “This book is directed primarily at the caregiver. This is not a how to book focused on problems of the ill patient. Rather, it offers practical approaches to common caregiver problems. S …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Aging; Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Alzheimer’s

National Foundation for Infectious Diseases

National Foundation for Infectious Diseases

The NFID factsheets provide information about infectious disease issues such as immunization as well as information on individual diseases. There’s also ordering information for NFID publications, some of which are free. The virtual library of diseases provides links to related resources.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Communicable Diseases; Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Viruses

Men’s Health

Men’s Health

This site that focuses on men’s health issues has sections on fitness; sex and relationships; food, nutrition, and recipes; money, career, and style. There’s also daily tips and selected articles from the print Men’s Health Magazine.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Men’s Health

OBGYN.net

OBGYN.net

Information on health conditions that effect women, including cancer, eating disorders, menstruation, menopause, migraines, and sexuality. There’s a section on medical procedures, such as hysterectomy and mammograms. An annotated list of other health related links is also available.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Women’s Health; Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes

The Testicular Cancer Resource Center

The Testicular Cancer Resource Center

A resource for information and support about testicular cancer. It includes information on doing a self-exam and a glossary of testicular cancer terms as well as descriptions of various treatments.”We provide accurate and timely information about these tumors and their treatment to anyone and everyone interested. We have information for patients, …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Cancer; Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Reproductive System Diseases; Health & Medical Sciences–Men’s Health

The Cycles Page

The Cycles Page

“The Cycles Page is a web-based application to help you track your monthly menstrual cycle. Because the dates it generates are based on statistics from previous months, it becomes more useful the more you use it… Please keep in mind that this program was written as a general tool to assist you in recording and forecasting your menstrual cycle, th …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Women’s Health–Menstruation

Dr. Pribut’s Running Injuries Page

Dr. Pribut’s Running Injuries Page

This page consists of an index of articles written by Dr. Stephen Pribut about all aspects of running. He covers training styles, equipment needs, and related injuries. There is also a list of podiatric links. Users may e-mail Dr. Pribut with specific running questions.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Exercise & Fitness; Health & Medical Sciences–Specializations–Sports Medicine; Health & Medical Sciences–Injuries

The Body: A Multimedia AIDS and HIV Resource

The Body: A Multimedia AIDS and HIV Resource

The Body’s mission is to “use the Web to lower barriers between patients and clinicians; demystify HIV/AIDS and its treatment; improve patients’ quality of life; and to foster community through human connection.” This site contains basic information about HIV/AIDS, as well as how to cope with a diagnosis. Additional resources include an online ma …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–AIDS

The Human Heart: An Online Exploration

The Human Heart: An Online Exploration

An entire virtual museum of the human heart. Listen to healthy and diseased hearts, view video of open-heart surgery and echocardiograms, review x-rays, learn how the heart works, even take an animated trip down a coronary artery. Resource materials for teachers are provided, along with on-line activities.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Anatomy & Physiology; Science And Technology

Auscultation Assistant

Auscultation Assistant

“Show of hands, please. Who of you has wondered what mysterious sounds flow through doctors’ stethoscopes while you follow their instructions about how to breathe. If you’re curious, but no doctor’s about with a handy-dandy stethoscope, you can still get answers. Go to “Auscultation Assistant”, instead. The site offers medical students and doctors …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Heart Disease

Heart Surgery Forum

Heart Surgery Forum

“Cardiac surgery has been on the cutting edge since the first cardiac transplant, performed by Christian Barnard in 1967, often giving the impression of something between sorcery and astronautics. If you wonder what cardiac surgery really is, and what cardiac surgeons do when performing open-heart operations – apart from earning a lot of money – go …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Heart Disease

Lung Cancer Awareness Campaign

Lung Cancer Awareness Campaign

Information and statistics about lung cancer. There are also support numbers to call for patients with lung cancer or their families as well as links to related resources. The site is co-sponsored by Cancer Care, Inc; Alliance for Lung Cancer Advocacy, Support, and Education; National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship; and Cancer Research Foundat …
Subject: Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Cancer–Lung Cancer

World Health Organization Statistical Information System

World Health Organization Statistical Information System

The WHOSIS Web site (WHO Statistical Information System) provides core health statistics and epidemiological data as well as information presently available in the World Health Organization. More than 70 indicators, along with their definitions, can be accessed via a quick search.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Public Health; Health & Medical Sciences–Health Care Issues

National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute

National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute

Find health related information about your heart, lungs, and blood. Features of the site include clinical guidelines on overweight and obesity (including a body mass index calculator), Latino cardiovascular health resources, and several interactive tools for high blood pressure, determining your body mass index, and more.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Mental Health–Mental Disorders–Eating Disorders; Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Heart Disease; Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Respiratory & Lung Disease

National AIDS Treatment Information Project

National AIDS Treatment Information Project

“NATIP has developed 60 topics, with over 30 of them also available in Spanish translations. The roster of topics is divided into four categories: Clinical Manifestations (for example: fever, weight loss, anemia) Opportunistic Diseases (for example: pneumocystis pneumonia, toxoplasmosis, Candidiasis) Therapeutics (for example: antiretroviral the …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–AIDS

Tourette Syndrome “Plus”

Tourette Syndrome “Plus”

This site provides resources for parents, teachers, and professionals about Tourette’s Syndrome and its associated disorders. It includes frequently asked questions, treatment information, glossaries, handouts, classroom tips, and much more.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Tourette Syndrome

The Scorecard: The Pollution Information Site: Health Effects

The Scorecard: The Pollution Information Site: Health Effects

“Using information from scientific sources and regulatory agencies, Scorecard provides listings of the chemicals that can cause cancer, harm the immune system, contribute to birth defects, or lead to any of nine other types of health impacts. Chemicals whose health hazards are widely recognized by authoritative scientific organizations are separate …
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Public Safety; Health & Medical Sciences–Public Health; Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology; Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes

Street Drugs

Street Drugs

“A database of text information and photographs of ‘Street Drugs’ and frequently abused prescription drugs. This information is free to use by DARE or Police Officers or other educators.”
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Alcohol, Drugs & Tobacco; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Crime

Johns Hopkins University Center for Communication Programs

Johns Hopkins University Center for Communication Programs

Part of the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, this site promotes worldwide health communication in the area of reproductive health. Find over 450 reproductive health, population and development organizations; the POPLINE database of citations on population, family planning, and related health information; and full text articles on th …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Women’s Health; Health & Medical Sciences–Sexuality–Contraception; Health & Medical Sciences–Public Health; Health & Medical Sciences–Health Care Issues

INFO4PI

INFO4PI

Provides an online resource center for Primary Immunodeficiencies (PI). Includes information for patients, professionals, how to understand PI, and a worldwide Find an Expert database. It is the official webpage of the Jeffrey Modell Foundation.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Immune & Autoimmune Disorders

National Patient Travel Center

National Patient Travel Center

Exists to help patients find charitable long-distance medical air transportation for treatments. Provides National Patient Travel HELPLINE Program, Special-Lift and Child-Lift Programs, Airline Tickets for Patients/Escorts, Volunteer Pilot Organizations, Air Ambulance Coordination, and Charitable Aviation Program Management.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Health Care Issues

The Abilities Fund

The Abilities Fund

Non-profit organization providing loans to small businesses owned by people with disabilities. Website offers articles and tips on choosing a business idea, funding a start-up, running a home office, navigating social security benefits, partnerships, networking, and more.
Subject: Business & Economics–Small Business & Entrepreneurship–Entrepreneurs With Disabilities

Start-Up USA

Start-Up USA

Resources and training for people with disabilities seeking to start a business. Online courses and recent webcasts require payment and registration, but archived webcasts are free. Case studies and fact sheets on developing a business plan, marketing, and other self-employment topics are also freely available.
Subject: Business & Economics–Small Business & Entrepreneurship–Entrepreneurs With Disabilities

Office of Disability Employment Policy

Office of Disability Employment Policy

Government website with information for employers, businesses, and the disability community on recruiting, hiring, and employing people with disabilities. Resources include disability employment statistics, public education materials, and policy research publications.
Subject: Business & Economics–Labor & Workplace; Business & Economics–Businesspeople–Businesspeople With Disabilities; Business & Economics–Business Administration & Management–Human Resources

Employing People with Disabilities

Employing People with Disabilities

List of resources on the laws governing the employment of people with disabilities, worksite accomodations, and federal tax incentives for employers. Includes information for workers on the Americans with Disabilities Act and on vocational rehabilitation programs.
Subject: Business & Economics–Labor & Workplace; Business & Economics–Businesspeople–Businesspeople With Disabilities; Business & Economics–Business Administration & Management–Human Resources

Rehabilitation Research and Training Center on Workplace Supports and Job Retention

Rehabilitation Research and Training Center on Workplace Supports and Job Retention

Research and resources on work supports that assist people with disabilities in maintaining employment and advancing their careers. Offers free online courses for workers and human resources professionals, and extensive information on reasonable accommodations, self-employment, assistive technology, rehabilitation, and more.
Subject: Business & Economics–Businesspeople–Businesspeople With Disabilities; Business & Economics–Small Business & Entrepreneurship–Entrepreneurs With Disabilities; Business & Economics–Business Administration & Management–Human Resources

Breastfeeding.com – Everything for the New Mom

Breastfeeding.com – Everything for the New Mom

Comprehensive site offering resources on breastfeeding and other infant parenting issues, especially directed towards new parents. Lactation consultants staff an “Ask an Expert” section. Sponsors a separate community for healthcare professionals to discuss lactation issues.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Women’s Health–Breastfeeding

NuWire Investor

NuWire Investor

Provides news and current events related to “alternative investments”. Real estate news is included. Features “how to” articles from experts on topics from foreclosure auctions to creating portfolios.
Subject: Business & Economics–Business & Economics News; Business & Economics–Finance; Business & Economics Blogs; Business & Economics–Real Estate

AutismLink

AutismLink

“Mission is to provide opportunities for inclusion, information, and support; to keep parents, family members of individuals with autism spectrum disorders and autistic individuals apprised of news and information.” Includes discussion forums, provider databases, a chatroom, and mentor program information, as well as recent news articles.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Disabilities–Developmental And Learning Disorders/Disabilities–Autism

ADHDNews.com

ADHDNews.com

Learn the basics of ADHD, participate on message boards, and connect to blogs about ADHD. Also search for resource information by state, learn about treatment and medications, and sign up for their free newsletter.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Disabilities–Developmental And Learning Disorders/Disabilities–Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)/Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

Highlight Health

Highlight Health

Promotes health literacy through providing “intelligent and engaging” articles about various healthcare topics. Discusses unique content and provides links to all sources. Site is intended to “support, not replace, the relationship between patient and physician”.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Health And Medical Sciences Blogs; Health & Medical Sciences Blogs

Gay Men’s Health Crisis

Gay Men’s Health Crisis

GMHC provides direct services for care and support of people HIV and AIDS and publishes information in English and Spanish about HIV/AIDS and health. GMHC sponsors the David Geffin Center for HIV Prevention and Health Education as well as the Institute for Gay Men’s Health. They advocate at the city, state, and federal levels, for fair and effect …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Health; Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–AIDS; Health & Medical Sciences–Men’s Health

Lesbian Health – Womenshealth.gov

Lesbian Health – Womenshealth.gov

Answers to frequently asked medical questions and key health information for lesbians and bisexual women, produced by the National Women’s Health Information Center of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Women’s Health; Health & Medical Sciences–Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Health

School Psychologist Files

School Psychologist Files

This site offers Special Education information and resources for parents, educators, and school psychologists. Learn about disabilities (types, diagnosis tools, and treatments) and issues in special education (classifications, laws, eligibility, and services). Includes a discussion forum. Uses Flash.
Subject: Education–Special Education–Mentally Handicapped; Health & Medical Sciences–Disabilities–Developmental And Learning Disorders/Disabilities; Social Sciences–Psychology

ARUP Consult

ARUP Consult

ARUP Consult is a physician???s guide to laboratory test selection and interpretation, which offers health care providers access to diagnostic advice regarding test selection and interpretation. “Topics include clinical background information, test ordering suggestions, and concise diagnostic advice.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Medical Research

Reference.MD

Reference.MD

Intended for medical professionals and researchers. References medical information from the National Library of Medicine Medical Subject Headings, the National Institutes of Health Unified Medical Language System (UMLS), Drugs@FDA, and the FDA Adverse Event Reporting System.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Medical Research; Health & Medical Sciences–Medications & Pharmaceuticals

Apple Accessibility

Apple Accessibility

Discover all of the accessibility features for Macs and Mac software! Apple’s accessibility site offers resources for people with vision, hearing, physical, learning and language impairments. Learn more about the Voice Over screen reader and helpful features of OS X, and hardware like the iPhone, iMac and MacBook computers.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Literacy–Computer Literacy; Computers & Internet–Platforms–Macintosh; Health & Medical Sciences–Disabilities; Computers & Internet–Computer Science–Human-Computer Interaction (HCI)

Family Planning: A Global Handbook for Providers

Family Planning: A Global Handbook for Providers

Comprehensive family planning handbook with information on methods of contraception, sexually transmitted diseases, and reproductive health issues. Though intended for doctors in developing countries, the information is understandable for laypeople, and available in several languages.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Sexuality–Contraception; Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Sexually Transmitted Diseases

Find Counseling.com

Find Counseling.com

Provides background and contact information for mental health professionals nation-wide. Therapists are searchable by specialty, zip code, gender, patient age group and more. Find key terms in the medical glossary, psychology news briefs, and links to mental health organizations.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Mental Health

Anatomy Atlases

Anatomy Atlases

Anatomy atlases is a digital library containing six different anatomy texts. These include the Atlas of Human Anatomy, Atlas of Human Anatomy in Cross Section, Atlas of Microscopic Anatomy – A Functional Approach, Anatomy of First Aid – A Case Study Approach, Illustrated Encyclopedia of Human Anatomic Variation and Lessons From a Bone Box.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences; Health & Medical Sciences–Anatomy & Physiology

Google Book Search: Celebrate Your Freedom to Read

Google Book Search: Celebrate Your Freedom to Read

Browse full-text or excerpts of banned books and/or find out if they???re available at a library near you with this site powered by Google Book Search. Several books are featured, from classics to contemporary works. Each book is listed with an informative quote as well as a link to books about the book.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Libraries–Issues–Censorship–Banned Books–Banned Book Lists

Dr. Deb

Dr. Deb

From the blog: “I am a psychologist who specializes in trauma and depression. Current issues and articles that impact the human psyche will be presented here. To be used for educational purposes only.” Dr. Serani also responds to comments to her posts.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Health And Medical Sciences Blogs; Health & Medical Sciences Blogs

The Health Care Blog

The Health Care Blog

“One of the most respected independent voices in the healthcare industry”, The Health Care Blog is authored by a group of medical professionals. Entries are added daily about the drug industry, the medical profession???s use of the Internet, insurance, policy, doctors, and other topics.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Health And Medical Sciences Blogs; Health & Medical Sciences Blogs

Finding Out-Of-Print Books

Finding Out-Of-Print Books

Can’t find that book you loved as a child in the bookstore? This site will help you navigate the world of out-of-print books. It includes advice on the steps to take to find these books, what to do if you don’t remember the title or author, and even information on various used book dealers.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Books

Susan G. Komen for the Cure: About Breast Cancer

Susan G. Komen for the Cure: About Breast Cancer

Breast cancer-related health information and news. “Here, you’ll find the latest information on diagnosis and treatment, risk factors and screening, including our Breast Cancer Risk Factors Table, and a host of other topics???like complementary therapies, life after treatment, and quality medical care.”
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Women’s Health–Breast Cancer

Women For Sobriety, Inc.

Women For Sobriety, Inc.

Women For Sobriety, Inc., “a non-profit organization dedicated to helping women overcome alcoholism and other addictions,??? identifies local chapters, links to related materials, provides text of articles by the founder, and provides information on becoming a moderator.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Women’s Health; Health & Medical Sciences–Alcohol, Drugs & Tobacco; Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Addictions

Healthline

Healthline

Healthline is both a health search engine and a provider of its own articles on medical topics. This information clearinghouse offers its own doctor reviewed articles and searches other sites that its on-staff doctors and medical experts consider to be “the top health sites on the Web.”
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences

Breastfeeding: Best for Baby. Best for Mom.

Breastfeeding: Best for Baby. Best for Mom.

This site is hosted by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services at WomensHealth.gov. It contains a wealth of information, from common questions and answers about breastfeeding, benefits of breastfeeding, and information about the National Breastfeeding Campaign, including a radio interview with Surgeon General Richard H. Carmona. This sit …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Women’s Health–Breastfeeding

Webvision

Webvision

Do you have any questions about the eye or human vision? This site has everything you need to know about the eye, with an abundance of information on the structure and functioning of the retina. Packed with helpful images to supplement the text, as well as a few short videos that require Quicktime. From the John Moran Eye Center at the Universit …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Anatomy & Physiology

Aplastic Anemia & MDS International Foundation, Inc.

Aplastic Anemia & MDS International Foundation, Inc.

This is the site for “the oldest and largest patient advocate and support organization for bone marrow diseases” and includes resources for patients and professionals, disease information, international conference information, and educational publications and clinical trial information.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Blood Disorders

Foundations Associates

Foundations Associates

This site from a not for profit 501(c)(3) provides resources on dual diagnosis, or co-occurring disorder (“affected by both an emotional or psychiatric illness and chemical dependency”), including full text articles, success stories, and a directory to list treatment programs and other resources.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Mental Health–Mental Disorders–Dual Diagnosis; Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes

Medical Technology Business Europe

Medical Technology Business Europe

Medical Technology Business Europe is ???the first publication to focus on developments in medical technology from a European perspective???. The new archives provide information covering the latest developments in medical technology.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Medical Technology

Healing Digestive Disorders

Healing Digestive Disorders

This site brings together a wide variety of information sources on the treatment of digestive disorders, specifically Irritable Bowel Syndrome. It is divided into resources for medical professionals and for patients. It includes links to IBS associations, support groups, leading medical centers, and research articles. A service of Beth Israel Me …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Digestive Disorders

Household Products Database: Health and Safety Information on Household Products

Household Products Database: Health and Safety Information on Household Products

This site provides facts about common household products. It discusses possible safety hazards and health effects. You can enter the name of a household product and the site provides explanations about ingredients and health information related to automotive products, landscaping, pesticides, pet care products, products used during arts and crafts, …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–First Aid; Health & Medical Sciences–Public Health; Science & Technology–Chemical Sciences (Chemistry)

Pregnancy Guide to Fetal Development

Pregnancy Guide to Fetal Development

The University of Maryland Medical Center created this site which allows you to get an ???insider???s view of a baby in the making??? from its conception all the way to term. You can watch the entire development or freeze the images week by week to see how the fetus changes and grows over time.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Women’s Health–Pregnancy & Birth

VBAC.com

VBAC.com

This site provides mothers-to-be and maternity care professionals access to research-based information, resources, continuing education and support for VBAC* (vaginal birth after cesarean).
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Women’s Health–Pregnancy & Birth

Pregnancy.org

Pregnancy.org

This site contains information regarding preconception, pregnancy and early childhood. Full of interesting tools, it includes a customizable pregnancy calendar, baby name finder, bulletin boards to chat with other expectant moms, a video library, and articles and essays all about fertility, pregnancy, birth and beyond.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Women’s Health–Pregnancy & Birth

The Bradley Method of Natural Childbirth

The Bradley Method of Natural Childbirth

The Bradley Method of Natural Childbirth seeks to prepare pregnant women and their partners for a well-informed, natural birth experience through a series of 12 classes. This method of childbirth education is also called ???Husband-Coached Childbirth.??? This site contains information on diet for pregnancy and a directory of certified Bradley Met …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Women’s Health–Pregnancy & Birth

AskDrSears.com

AskDrSears.com

This comprehensive site contains information on pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, family nutrition, fussy babies, sleep problems, childhood illnesses, bottlefeeding and more.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Women’s Health–Pregnancy & Birth

myMidwife.org

myMidwife.org

Created by the American College of Nurse Midwives, this site contains information on midwifery, pregnancy, and family centered care. Find out what midwives do, information on prenatal, gynecological, and infant care, or find a certified midwife.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Women’s Health–Pregnancy & Birth; Health & Medical Sciences–Women’s Health–Pregnancy, Birth & Breastfeeding–Birth

PSI: Postpartum Support International

PSI: Postpartum Support International

Find out what postpartum depression/mood disorders are and their symptoms, in addition to locating postpartum resources for moms and their families, resources for fathers, and information on finding support groups in your area.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Mental Health–Depression; Health & Medical Sciences–Women’s Health–Pregnancy & Birth

Kellymom.com: Breastfeeding and Parenting

Kellymom.com: Breastfeeding and Parenting

Kellymom.com offers breastfeeding support and information, including free, downloadable handouts. The site also includes information on parenting, when to start solid foods, nutrition for mom and baby, and post-partum depression. Searchable.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Parenting & Family Life; Health & Medical Sciences–Women’s Health–Breastfeeding

Foot Web

Foot Web

“Resource for finding information about foot related health care problems, foot care providers, as well as footcare products.”
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Specializations

Pet Bird

Pet Bird

“‘Up At Six’ has a mission to provide its readers with the ultimate avian page on the Internet. A place where those involved in aviculture can come together to communicate and learn from one another. Whether it be the bird lover with a single companion or to the breeders and scientists who are involved in the propagation and preservation of our fea …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Pets–Birds

HealthScout Network’s Patient Guides: Cholesterol, Parts I & II

HealthScout Network’s Patient Guides: Cholesterol, Parts I & II

Website full of medical information of all kinds specifically related to health & nutrition of the heart. The site hosts a two-part guide that addresses the topic of cholesterol. The first part of this two-part Patient Guide, helps you learn the good and the bad about cholesterol, and whether your levels are too high, or just right. The second part …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Nutrition & Diet–Cholesterol

Facts on Coronary Heart Disease

Facts on Coronary Heart Disease

The National Heart, Lung, & Blood Institute provides a set of information intended to educate those trying to prevent heart disease , as well as those with heart disease. The site explains the different types of cholesterol, ways to lower cholesterol, and provides a resource library for further exploration.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Nutrition & Diet–Cholesterol

March of Dimes: Caffeine in Pregnancy

March of Dimes: Caffeine in Pregnancy

This site gives information on the effects of caffeine on fertility, fetal development, nursing newborns and infants and gives a listing of the amount of caffeine in different food and beverages.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Nutrition & Diet–Caffeine; Health & Medical Sciences–Women’s Health–Pregnancy & Birth

Family Village – A Global Community of Disability-Related Resources

Family Village – A Global Community of Disability-Related Resources

Family Village offers many links on disability related subjects. Physical, mental, and learning disabilities are covered. Enter the library to find links about disabilities. Enter the school to find information on accessibility.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Genetic Disorders; Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Birth Defects; School And Homework Help–Disabilities

Slow Food USA

Slow Food USA

This website focuses on the US aspect of the international Slow Food movement. Particular emphasis is placed on supporting and celebrating the food traditions of North America. You can find information here about the movement, including events and membership information.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Food; Health & Medical Sciences–Nutrition & Diet; Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology

International Slow Food Movement

International Slow Food Movement

This website focuses on the international Slow Food movement, an organization founded in 1986 to promote food and wine culture and defend food and agricultural biodiversity in the world. The site provides general information about the philosophy of Slow Food movement with particular emphasis paid to international events. The content of the websit …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Food; Health & Medical Sciences–Nutrition & Diet; Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology

Five A Day The Color Way

Five A Day The Color Way

This site encourages the reader to eat ‘five a day’ fruits and vegetables. Look for an explanation of the health benefits, recipes, and information on nutrition and nutrition research all about fruits and vegetables.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Nutrition & Diet; Health And Sexuality–Nutrition

Health Media Lab, Interactive Health Education

Health Media Lab, Interactive Health Education

Health Media Labs has presented two exhibits which are mainly textual so that there should not be any impediment for users who have no graphical interface. The first exhibit deals with “Emerging Infectious Disease” and gives a brief history of infectious disease and instructs the user in the current threats, which are not so different from those o …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Communicable Diseases; Health & Medical Sciences–History Of Medicine

CCRN-CEN Central.com: Caring for Critically Ill People

CCRN-CEN Central.com: Caring for Critically Ill People

Registered Nurses can expand their professional status and salary expectations by acquiring certification in critical care. This site provides easy access to information and practice questions for the two examinations: CCRN (Certification for Adult, Pediatric, and Neonatal Critical Care Nurses) and CEN (Certification for Emergency Nursing). The a …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Nursing; Health & Medical Sciences–Medical Research

American Health Assistance Foundation (AHAF)

American Health Assistance Foundation (AHAF)

The American Health Assistance Foundation (AHAF) web site provides basic information for the public about Alzheimer’s, macular degeneration, glaucoma, heart disease and stroke concerning such factors as symptoms, risk factors, health choices, and new research findings. Apply here to for funding from the foundation’s research efforts.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Vision And Eye Conditions; Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Heart Disease

The Gift of a Lifetime: Organ & Tissue Transplantation in America

The Gift of a Lifetime: Organ & Tissue Transplantation in America

Information about organ and tissue donation, including educational links, a web documentary, and the stories of people who have received or are waiting for donations, and their families. Also provides information on organ systems and the history of transplantation in medicine.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Donors And Transplants

Infinitec.org

Infinitec.org

Infinitec.org, “Infinite Potential Through Assistive Technology,” is a collaborative project from the United Cerebral Palsy Association of Greater Chicago and the United Cerebral Palsy Associations that seeks to advance independence and promote inclusive opportunities for people with disabilities through technology. The site offers extensive librar …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Disabilities

The Tsunami Disaster in Asia, 2004 : an Annotated Directory of Resources

The Tsunami Disaster in Asia, 2004 : an Annotated Directory of Resources

“An annotated directory of Internet resources on the 2004 tsunami disaster in Asia, including news sources, information on relief efforts & donations, missing persons & victim contact information, & impact on affected
countries: Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, India, Sri Lanka, the Maldives, Myanmar and Somalia.” The site contents include aggregate …
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Africa; Regional & Country Information–Asia; Health & Medical Sciences–Public Health; Science & Technology–Earth Sciences–Meteorology/Climatology; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare; Reference–News & Current Events

eMedicine Health

eMedicine Health

eMedicine Health is dedicated to providing consumer health information. “With more than 5500 pages of health content, the site contains articles written by physicians for patients and consumers. Each article is reviewed by 2 physicians and a PharmD. Current medical information is available in the Health Resource, First Aid and Emergencies, and Lif …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences

Center for AIDS Prevention Studies

Center for AIDS Prevention Studies

This page, published by the Center for AIDS Prevention Studies at University of Califoria, San Francisco, provides links to fact sheets (both html and pdf) on various topics about HIV/AIDS. Many of the fact sheets are also available in Spanish and Kiswahili.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Sexuality; Health & Medical Sciences–Public Health; Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–AIDS

The Oncology Nutrition Dietetic Practice Group (ON DPG)

The Oncology Nutrition Dietetic Practice Group (ON DPG)

“The Oncology Nutrition Dietetic Practice Group or ON DPG is a dietetic practice group of the American Dietetic Association or ADA.” This site provides links to a database of resources for both professionals and patients, a newsletter, and recent research.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Cancer; Health & Medical Sciences–Nutrition & Diet

NetWellness: Consumer Health Information

NetWellness: Consumer Health Information

“Netwellness provides the highest quality health information and education services created and evaluated by the faculty at the University of Cincinnati, The Ohio State University, and Case Western University.” This site includes a library and a list of clinical trials ongoing in the state of Ohio.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences; Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes

Health Care: Consumers & Patients Index Page

Health Care: Consumers & Patients Index Page

This page is part of the Agency for Healthcare Research & Quality’s (AHRQ) website. The page contains links to AHRQ research and fact sheets aimed at consumers. Topics covered include: Health Conditions & Diseases, Prescriptions, Prevention & Wellness, and Quality of Care.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Health Care Issues–Patient’s Rights; Health & Medical Sciences–Public Health

Health Information: Office of Dietary Supplements

Health Information: Office of Dietary Supplements

The Office of Dietary Supplements is part of the National Institute of Health. This page includes links to information about dietary supplements. Topics include: Background about Claims and Labeling, Informed Decision-Making, Consumer Safety, and Nutrient Recommendation Reports & Tables (DRIs & RDAs).
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Nutrition & Diet–Vitamins & Minerals; Health & Medical Sciences–Medications & Pharmaceuticals

Consumer Health Resources on the Internet

Consumer Health Resources on the Internet

This page is a publication of the University of Connecticut Health Center and includes links to a variety of consumer health information topics including: Directories and Meta Indexes; Full-text Publications; Medical Journals; News Services; Disease, Medical Conditions, General Health; Environmental Health, Quackery and Health Fraud, as well as res …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences

National Center for Complementary & Alternative Medicine (NCCAM)

National Center for Complementary & Alternative Medicine (NCCAM)

This is the homepage of the National Center for Complementary & Alternative Medicine (NCCAM) is an institute of the National Institutes of Health which is “dedicated to exploring complementary and alternative healing practices in the context of rigorous science, training complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) researchers, and disseminating au …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Nutrition & Diet; Health & Medical Sciences–Alternative Medicine; Health & Medical Sciences–Medications & Pharmaceuticals

Health Information– National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine

Health Information– National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine

This page is part of the National Institutes of Health’s National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (NCCAM) website. The page contains links to information for consumers on specific alternative medical treatments. Information is organized under the following headings: Understanding Complementary and Alternative Medicine, Alerts and …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Alternative Medicine

Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition & Forestry

Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition & Forestry

“Jurisdiction over legislation on foreign agricultural trade; foreign market development; agriculture product promotion and domestic marketing programs; oversight of international commodity agreements and export controls on agricultural commodities; foreign assistance programs and Food for Peace; marketing orders; inspection and certifica …
Subject: Business & Economics–Agribusiness; Health & Medical Sciences–Nutrition & Diet; Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US Federal Government–Legislative Branch–Senate Committees; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Animal Rights

Choosing a Doctor or Health Care Service

Choosing a Doctor or Health Care Service

This page is part of the MedlinePlus website maintained by the U.S. National Library of Medicine and includes links to information on choosing a hospital, doctor, specialist, mental health provider, as well as links to research about consumer health issues.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Health Care Issues–Physicians And Hospitals; Health & Medical Sciences

Web Sites You Can Trust, The CAPHIS Top 100 List

Web Sites You Can Trust, The CAPHIS Top 100 List

The Consumer and Patient Health Information Section (CAPHIS), an interest section of the Medical Library Association, offers links to websites “CAPHIS members and other librarians with a resource to use in their daily practice and teaching.” Topic areas include general, men’s, women’s, and senior health.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Statistics

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Statistics

Resource where a user can search for substance abuse and mental health statistics by topic, trends, or services that are available. National and state-level data is available.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Alcohol, Drugs & Tobacco; Law, Government & Political Science–Government–Statistics; Health & Medical Sciences–Mental Health

HRSA Geospatial Data Warehouse

HRSA Geospatial Data Warehouse

Provides data and data manipulation and mapping tools regarding health and human services issues. Includes data on HRSA activities in the areas of grants, health care sites, health professional shortages, NHSC services providers, and other areas. Also provides tools for finding health centers and job opportunities.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Public Health–U.S. State Departments Of Health; Law, Government & Political Science–Government–Statistics; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare

Health Privacy

Health Privacy

The Health Privacy Project website contains links to information on federal health laws, state health laws, and other health-related privacy resources. This site serves as a good starting point for anyone looking for information on health privacy, including HIPAA.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Health Care Issues–Patient’s Rights; Law, Government & Political Science–Law–United States–Right Of Privacy

The A-T Children’s Project

The A-T Children’s Project

The A-T Children’s Project Home Page was “created to provide physicians, research scientists, families and support providers with information about an inherited childhood disease called Ataxia-Telangiectasia.” You can find answers to questions such as what A-T is, how it is inherited, and how to diagnose patients. Information about A-T’s relevanc …
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Disabilities; Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Genetic Disorders

LD Online

LD Online

An excellent place to look for the ABCs about learning disabilities and Attention Deficit Disorder. Provides information about how to get help, how to assess your own child, a glossary of terms, teaching techniques, parenting tips, and more. You can also view a calendar of events in the LD community and have a chance to purchase current publicatio …
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Disabilities

Administration on Aging

Administration on Aging

Contains links and informational essays about all aspects of aging. The site covers family, medical, social and legal issues concerning seniors. You can find out about recent legislation here as well as government reports on topical issues for aging adults.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Aging; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Seniors; Law, Government And Political Science–Executive Branch–Agencies–Health And Environment

Best Buddies

Best Buddies

Best Buddies is dedicated to providing opportunities for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities to become friends. Through their site, you can learn about programs in which you can participate. A list of places on the internet to find more information about intellectual and developmental disabilities is also available.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Disabilities; Business & Economics–Non-Profit Organizations

The Merck Manual of Diagnosis and Therapy

The Merck Manual of Diagnosis and Therapy

Online version of one of the most widely used medical texts in the world. Covers symptoms and treatments for an extremely broad range of diseases, disorders, and other medical conditions. Emphasis and tone is aimed at medical professionals, but laypersons will find much of use here as well.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences; Health & Medical Sciences–Medical Research; Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes

Medicine On Line

Medicine On Line

“Provides cancer related educational content, discussion groups, and links to other related information services.” Both professional and patient information is available.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Cancer; Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–AIDS

Ovid

Ovid

A catalog of world-class book, journal, and database resources, innovative information search and discovery tools, and customized services for the scientific and healthcare community.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Medical Research

AMA DoctorFinder

AMA DoctorFinder

Provides information to locate or verify credentials of licensed physicians in the United States. May provide additional information such as office hours, office locations, health plans accepted, etc.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Health Care Issues–Physicians And Hospitals

Individual.com – News: Top News, Business News, Company News

Individual.com – News: Top News, Business News, Company News

Categorized news stories for industry groups, updated daily. The site requires free registration and the individual who has registered chooses the topics and companies he/she wishes to read about and customized research and news is presented to the user via email and web.
Subject: Business & Economics–Business & Economics News; Health & Medical Sciences–Health & Medical Sciences News; Science & Technology–Science & Technology News; Applications By Type–Aggregators

Everyday Health

Everyday Health

Health portal that provides information about popular health topics, medical conditions, prescription drugs, fitness, wellness, and mental health. The site has a medical expert index to search for questions and answers by condition and doctors’ names. Index of health videos available for viewing.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences

ErgoWeb: The Number One Place for Ergonomics – News & Information

ErgoWeb: The Number One Place for Ergonomics – News & Information

Provides a collection of ergonomics standards and guidelines, products, services, training, and forums. Includes job review and analysis tools and checklists, biomedical analysis tools, case studies, anthropometric data, and other ergonomics resources.
Subject: Science & Technology–Engineering; Health & Medical Sciences–Occupational Health & Safety; Health & Medical Sciences–Anatomy & Physiology

ATSDR ToxFAQs: Hazardous Substance Fact Sheets

ATSDR ToxFAQs: Hazardous Substance Fact Sheets

A searchable database of summaries about hazardous substances and the most frequently asked questions about the effects of these substances put together by the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry. These summaries include basic lay-person information about specific chemicals such as pronunciation and where they can be found in the envir …
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Public Safety; Science & Technology–Chemical Sciences (Chemistry); Health & Medical Sciences–Occupational Health & Safety

Kidney Stones in Adults

Kidney Stones in Adults

An overview of what causes kidneys stones, who is prone to getting them, what the symptoms are, and how they are treated is given. Procedures such as ESWL (Extracorporeal Shockwave Lithotripsy) and Percutaneous Nehphrolithotomy are covered. There is also a list of foods to avoid, a bibliography, and foundations listed.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Kidney Diseases

CenterWatch Clinical Trials Listing Service

CenterWatch Clinical Trials Listing Service

“An international listing of clinical research trials. You can use this listing to search for clinicaltrials, find out information about physicians and medical centers performing clinical research, and to learn about drug therapies newly approved by the Foodand Drug Administration. You may also sign up for an E-mail notification service, which will …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences; Health & Medical Sciences–Medical Research

American Heart Association

American Heart Association

“The American Heart Association is a not-for-profit, voluntary health organization funded by private funds. Its mission is to reduce disability and death from cardiovascular diseases and stroke. These include heart attack, stroke and related disorders.” This site provides access to information regarding documentation, a searchable index of heart an …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Heart Disease

O.A.S.I.S.: Online Asperger Syndrome Information & Support

O.A.S.I.S.: Online Asperger Syndrome Information & Support

Information and links about Asperger Syndrome for parents, educators, and professionals. This information is also useful to people who have the disease.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Disabilities–Developmental And Learning Disorders/Disabilities–Autism–Asperger’s Syndrome; Health–Health Resources For Teachers & Parents

EyesOnThePrize.org

EyesOnThePrize.org

EyesOnThePrize.org is an online support and information website for women with gynecological cancers including: cervical, uterine, ovarian, vaginal, vulvar, and gestational. Features include extensive links and FAQ sections and an “ask the pros” service (submit questions to obstetricians, oncologists, and nurse practitioners.)
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Women’s Health–Cervical Dysplasia; Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Cancer; Health & Medical Sciences–Women’s Health–Ovarian Cancer

Research Activities

Research Activities

“Research Activities includes announcements of Agency products and projects and summarizes research findings from studies supported by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (formerly the Agency for Health Care Policy and Research).”
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Public Health; Health & Medical Sciences–Medical Research; Health & Medical Sciences–Health Care Issues

World Health Organization Injuries and Violence Prevention

World Health Organization Injuries and Violence Prevention

From the WHO Injuries webpage: “The WHO Department of Injuries and Violence Prevention acts as a facilitating authority for international science-based efforts to promote safety and prevent violence and unintentional injuries and mitigate their consequences as major threats to public health and human development.”
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Public Safety; Health & Medical Sciences–Public Health; Health & Medical Sciences–Injuries

History of Medicine Division

History of Medicine Division

From the National Library of Medicine website: “The History of Medicine Division (HMD) holds all National Library of Medicine (NLM) monographic material printed before 1914, including books, manuscripts, pamphlets, and dissertations, and all journals prior to 1871. In addition, HMD holds NLM’s post-1914 pamphlets and dissertations, the Modern Manu …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–History Of Medicine

Injury Prevention Web

Injury Prevention Web

From the Injury Prevention Web homepage: “The Injury Prevention Web hosts the Web sites of several agencies and organizations working to prevent injuries. This site contains a weekly literature update of recent journal articles and agency reports, injury data for every U.S. state, more than 1400 links to government and non-profit injury prevention …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Public Health; Health & Medical Sciences–Injuries

National Association for Public Health Statistics and Information Systems

National Association for Public Health Statistics and Information Systems

From the NAPHSIS website: “The National Association for Public Health Statistics and Information Systems (NAPHSIS) is a national association of state vital records and public health statistics offices…
The association provides national leadership in advocating, creating, and maintaining comprehensive high quality public health information syste …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Public Health

U.S. Public Health Service Commissioned Corps

U.S. Public Health Service Commissioned Corps

“The mission of the Public Health Service (PHS) Commissioned Corps is to provide highly-trained and mobile health professionals who carry out programs to promote the health of the Nation, understand and prevent disease and injury, assure safe and effective drugs and medical devices, deliver health services to Federal beneficiaries, and furnish heal …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Public Health

Virtual Pediatric Hospital : a digital library of pediatric information

Virtual Pediatric Hospital : a digital library of pediatric information

Content from the award-winning Virtual Children’s Hospital, created in 1992 at the University of Iowa and shut down January 1, 2006, is still available at this digital library site, specializing in pediatric health and medicine and offering several online pediatric textbooks.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Pediatrics

Public Health Foundation

Public Health Foundation

The Public Health Foundation (PHF)website states that the PHF is “a national, non-profit organization, is dedicated to supporting, convening, and advancing efforts of local, state, and federal public health agencies and systems to promote and protect the health of people living within their respective jurisdictions.”
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Public Health

Public Health in America

Public Health in America

This Office of Public Health and Science website consists of a mission statement for public health and includes links to the online version of Healthy People 2010, the guideline for public health benchmarks in states and communities.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Public Health

Society for Public Health Education (SOPHE)

Society for Public Health Education (SOPHE)

From the SOPHE website: “the Society for Public Health Education (SOPHE) mission is to provide leadership to the profession of health education and health promotion to contribute to the health of all people through advances in health education theory and research, excellence in health education practice, and the promotion of public policies conduc …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Public Health

Texas Department of State Health Services

Texas Department of State Health Services

The Texas DSHS website provides information on vital records, health statistics and data, Board of Health regulations, disease reporting, health programs and services, emergency preparedness, and licensing and certification in the state of Texas.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Public Health–U.S. State Departments Of Health; Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Southwest (Arkansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, Texas)

Utah Department of Health

Utah Department of Health

The UDH website provides information vital records, health statistics and data, disease control, local and rural health, maternal & child health, healthy lifestyles and licensing and certification in the state of Utah.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North Americ–United States–Mountain States (Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Utah, Wyoming); Health & Medical Sciences–Public Health–U.S. State Departments Of Health

Wyoming Department of Health

Wyoming Department of Health

The WDH website provides information on vital records, health statistics and divisions, social welfare programs, state health rules and regulations, and licenses and certifications in the state of Wyoming.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North Americ–United States–Mountain States (Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Utah, Wyoming); Health & Medical Sciences–Public Health–U.S. State Departments Of Health

Virginia Department of Health

Virginia Department of Health

The VDH website provides information on vital records, health statistics, family health services, emergency preparedness, epidemiology, sewage & water services, restaurant inspections, and licensing and certification in the state of Virginia.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Southeast (Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, West Virginia, District Of Columbia); Health & Medical Sciences–Public Health–U.S. State Departments Of Health

Tennessee Department of Health

Tennessee Department of Health

Provides information on vital records, health statistics, health care regulations and programs, restaurant inspection scores, abuse registry, provider services and licensing and certifications in the state of Tennessee.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Southcentral (Alabama, Arkansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Tennessee); Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Public Safety; Health & Medical Sciences–Public Health

Vermont Department of Health Agency of Human Services

Vermont Department of Health Agency of Human Services

The Vermont Department of Health homepage includes links to information on the following subjects: district offices, Department programs, publications, health officers, State medical board, bioterrorism, alcohol/drugs, infants/children, emergency medical services, air/water quality, and State laws and rules.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Public Safety; Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–New England States (Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Vermont); Health & Medical Sciences–Public Health

Rhode Island Department of Health

Rhode Island Department of Health

The RIDH website provides information on vital records, health statistics and data, public health news (such as beach closings), provider services, health services and programs, and licensing and certifications in the state of Rhode Island.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–New England States (Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Vermont); Health & Medical Sciences–Public Health–U.S. State Departments Of Health

Pennsylvania Department of Health

Pennsylvania Department of Health

The PDH website provides information on vital records, health statistics and data, environmental and workplace standards, emergency preparedness, licensing and certification, and health programs in the state of Pennsylvania.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Midatlantic (New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania); Health & Medical Sciences–Public Health–U.S. State Departments Of Health

South Dakota Department of Health

South Dakota Department of Health

The SDDH website provides information on vital records, health statistics, disease prevention, local public health offices, emergency preparedness and licensing information in the state of South Dakota.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Public Health–U.S. State Departments Of Health; Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Midwest -Western (Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota)

South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control

South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control

Provides information on vital records, health statistics and topics, environmental health, health services and programs, emergency preparedness, provider services, and licensing and certifications in the state of South Carolina.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Public Safety; Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Southeast (Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, West Virginia, District Of Columbia); Health & Medical Sciences–Public Health

Getting Ready for College: Advising High School Students with Learning Disabilities

Getting Ready for College: Advising High School Students with Learning Disabilities

This site offers advice for high school students with learning disabilities who are interested in attending college, including information on the application process, choosing the right college, and legal rights and responsibilities.
Subject: Education–Higher Education–Colleges And Universities; Education–Special Education; School And Homework Help–Disabilities; School And Homework Help–College

Oklahoma State Department of Health

Oklahoma State Department of Health

The OSDH website provides information on vital records, health statistics and data, emergency preparedness, provider services and licensing and certifications in the state of Oklahoma.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Public Safety; Health & Medical Sciences–Public Health; Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Southwest (Arkansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, Texas)

New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services

New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services

The NJDHSS website provides information on vital records, health statistics, programs & services, senior citizens, local & community health, provider services and licensing and certifications in the state of New Jersey.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Midatlantic (New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania); Health & Medical Sciences–Public Health–U.S. State Departments Of Health

Ohio Department of Health (ODH)

Ohio Department of Health (ODH)

Provides information about public health services, as well as emergency preparedness and environmental health. Includes links to the following resources: vital records, forms, health resources, ODH programs, health statistics, and rules and regulations.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Midwest -Eastern (Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, Wisconsin); Health & Medical Sciences–Public Health–U.S. State Departments Of Health

NC Department of Health and Human Services

NC Department of Health and Human Services

Provides information on vital records, statistics and publications, health services and programs, provider services, and licenses and certificates in the state of North Carolina.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Southeast (Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, West Virginia, District Of Columbia); Health & Medical Sciences–Public Health–U.S. State Departments Of Health

Oregon Department of Human Services

Oregon Department of Human Services

The ODHS website provides information on vital records, health statistics, social welfare programs, health promotion and disease prevention, mental health services, senior services, emergency medical services, environmental health, licensing and certifications in the state of Oregon.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Pacific States (Alaska, California, Hawaii, Oregon, Washington); Health & Medical Sciences–Public Health–U.S. State Departments Of Health

North Dakota Department of Health

North Dakota Department of Health

The NDDH website provides information on vital records, health statistics and services, community health programs, environmental health, emergency preparedness and licensing and certifications in the state of North Dakota.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Public Health–U.S. State Departments Of Health; Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Midwest -Western (Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota)

New Mexico Department of Health

New Mexico Department of Health

The NMDH website provides information to vital records, department websites and resources, health fact sheets, department news, healthy living, and licensing and certificates in the state of New Mexico.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North Americ–United States–Mountain States (Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Utah, Wyoming); Health & Medical Sciences–Public Health–U.S. State Departments Of Health

New York State Department of Health

New York State Department of Health

The NYSDH website provides information on vital records, health statistics and services, health care facilities, environmental health, emergency preparedness, doctor profiles, state insurance programs, licenses and certifications in the state of New York.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Midatlantic (New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania); Health & Medical Sciences–Public Health–U.S. State Departments Of Health

Michigan Department of Community Health (MDCH)

Michigan Department of Community Health (MDCH)

The MDCH website provides information on vital records, health statistics, physical health and prevention programs, mental health and substance abuse, health care coverage, provider services, and licenses and certifications in the state of Michigan.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Midwest -Eastern (Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, Wisconsin); Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Public Safety; Health & Medical Sciences–Public Health

Mississippi State Department of Health

Mississippi State Department of Health

Provides information on vital records, health statistics and services, safety and inspection programs and regulations, environmental health, emergency preparedness, and licenses and certifications in the state of Mississippi.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Southcentral (Alabama, Arkansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Tennessee); Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Public Safety; Health & Medical Sciences–Public Health

Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services

Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services

The NDHHS website provides information on vital records, behavioral health, children and family services, developmental disabilities, public health standards, seniors and aging, veterans’ homes and licenses and certifications in the state of Nebraska.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Public Health–U.S. State Departments Of Health; Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Midwest -Western (Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota)

Nevada Department of Health and Human Resources

Nevada Department of Health and Human Resources

The NDHHR website provides information on services (aging, child & family, disability, health care financing & policy, mental health & developmental, public defender, welfare & supportive) and on licensing and certifications in Nevada.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North Americ–United States–Mountain States (Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Utah, Wyoming); Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Public Safety; Health & Medical Sciences–Public Health

State of Montana Department of Public Health & Human Services (DPHHS)

State of Montana Department of Public Health & Human Services (DPHHS)

The Montana DPHHS website includes vital records, health statistics, social welfare programs and publications, emergency preparedness and licensing and certifications in the state of Montana.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North Americ–United States–Mountain States (Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Utah, Wyoming); Health & Medical Sciences–Public Health–U.S. State Departments Of Health

Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services

Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services

The MDHSS website provides information on vital records, public health programs, emergency preparedness, provider services, senior disability services, and licenses and certificates in the state of Missouri.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Public Health–U.S. State Departments Of Health; Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Midwest -Western (Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota)

Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene

Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene

Provides information on vital records, health statistics, emergency medical services, environmental and seasonal health, health and medical care programs, provider services, and licenses and certifications in the state of Maryland.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Southeast (Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, West Virginia, District Of Columbia); Health & Medical Sciences–Public Health–U.S. State Departments Of Health

Minnesota Department of Health

Minnesota Department of Health

Provides information on vital records, diseases and conditions, health care and coverage, data and statistics, policy economics and legislation and licensing and certification in the state of Minnesota.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Public Safety; Health & Medical Sciences–Public Health; Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Midwest -Western (Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota)

Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals

Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals

The LDHH website provides information on vital records, health statistics and services, environmental health, emergency medical services, state public health programs, provider services, and licensing and certification in the state of Louisiana.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Southcentral (Alabama, Arkansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Tennessee); Health & Medical Sciences–Public Health–U.S. State Departments Of Health

Maine Department of Health and Human Services

Maine Department of Health and Human Services

The MDHHS website provides information on vital records, health statistics, state public health programs, environmental health, emergency preparedness, education and licenses and certifications in the state of Maine.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–New England States (Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Vermont); Health & Medical Sciences–Public Health–U.S. State Departments Of Health

District of Columbia Department of Health

District of Columbia Department of Health

The District of Columbia DOH’s website provides information on vital records, health statistics and data, environmental standards, emergency preparedness, health promotion and programs, and licenses and certificates in the District of Columbia.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States; Health & Medical Sciences–Public Health–U.S. State Departments Of Health

Florida Department of Health

Florida Department of Health

The FDH website provides information on vital records, health services and programs, health statistics, environmental standards, emergency preparedness, licenses and certifications in the state of Florida.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Southeast (Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, West Virginia, District Of Columbia); Health & Medical Sciences–Public Health–U.S. State Departments Of Health

Iowa Department of Public Health

Iowa Department of Public Health

The IDPH website provides information on vital records, health statistics and services, emergency medical services, environmental health, and licenses and certifications in the state of Iowa.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Public Health–U.S. State Departments Of Health; Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Midwest -Western (Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota)

The Kansas Department of Health and Environment

The Kansas Department of Health and Environment

The KDHE’s website provides information on vital records, health statistics and services, emergency medical services, environmental health, licenses and certificates, and community health programs like the Kansas Oral Health Initiative and the Office of Local and Rural Health in the state of Kansas.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Public Health–U.S. State Departments Of Health; Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Midwest -Western (Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota)

Kentucky: Cabinet for Health and Family Services

Kentucky: Cabinet for Health and Family Services

The CHFS website provides information on vital records, health statistics and standards, environmental standards, licenses and certifications, and programs like Medicaid, the Department for Community Based Services and the Department for Public Health in the state of Kentucky.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Southcentral (Alabama, Arkansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Tennessee); Health & Medical Sciences–Public Health–U.S. State Departments Of Health

Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment

Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment

The CDPHE website provides information on vital records, health statistics and data, environmental standards, emergency preparedness and daily air quality readings from the state of Colorado.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North Americ–United States–Mountain States (Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Utah, Wyoming); Health & Medical Sciences–Public Health–U.S. State Departments Of Health

Idaho Department of Health and Welfare

Idaho Department of Health and Welfare

The IDHW website provides information on vital records, health statistics, social welfare programs, environmental standards, emergency medical services and public records requests in the state of Idaho.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North Americ–United States–Mountain States (Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Utah, Wyoming); Health & Medical Sciences–Public Health–U.S. State Departments Of Health

Indiana State Department of Health

Indiana State Department of Health

The ISDH website provides information on vital records, health statistics and data, state public health programs, environmental health, emergency preparedness, licensing and certification in the state of Indiana.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Midwest -Eastern (Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, Wisconsin); Health & Medical Sciences–Public Health–U.S. State Departments Of Health

Illinois Department of Public Health

Illinois Department of Public Health

The IDPH website provides information on vital records, health statistics and services, emergency preparedness, health fact sheets and data, environmental health, and licenses and certifications in the state of Illinois.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Midwest -Eastern (Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, Wisconsin); Health & Medical Sciences–Public Health–U.S. State Departments Of Health

Connecticut Department of Public Health

Connecticut Department of Public Health

The CDPH website provides information on vital records, health data and statistics, health programs and services, environmental standards, and licenses and certificates in the state of Connecticut.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–New England States (Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Vermont); Health & Medical Sciences–Public Health–U.S. State Departments Of Health

Delaware Health and Social Services, Division of Public Health (DPH)

Delaware Health and Social Services, Division of Public Health (DPH)

The DHSS-DPH website provides information on vital records, health statistics and data, environmental standards, health standards and services, licenses and certificates, emergency medical services and other programs in the state of Delaware.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Southeast (Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, West Virginia, District Of Columbia); Health & Medical Sciences–Public Health–U.S. State Departments Of Health

California Department of Public Health

California Department of Public Health

The CDPH webpage provides information on vital records, health statistics and data, environmental standards, health standards and services, emergency preparedness, and licenses and certificates in the state of California.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Pacific States (Alaska, California, Hawaii, Oregon, Washington); Health & Medical Sciences–Public Health–U.S. State Departments Of Health

Alaska Division of Public Health

Alaska Division of Public Health

The ADPH website provides information on vital records, health statistics, public health services and social welfare programs, environmental health, disaster preparedness, and licensing and certifications in the state of Alaska.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Pacific States (Alaska, California, Hawaii, Oregon, Washington); Health & Medical Sciences–Public Health–U.S. State Departments Of Health

Alabama Department of Public Health (ADPH)

Alabama Department of Public Health (ADPH)

The ADPH website provides information about health laws, statistics and programs in the State of Alabama, including information on Women, Infants & Children (WIC), Family Planning Program, and Steps to a Healthier Alabama.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Southcentral (Alabama, Arkansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Tennessee); Health & Medical Sciences–Public Health–U.S. State Departments Of Health

Arizona Department of Health Services

Arizona Department of Health Services

The ADHS website provides information on administration, education, community health, vital records, health data, evaluation, licensing and certification in the state of Arizona.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North Americ–United States–Mountain States (Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Utah, Wyoming); Health & Medical Sciences–Public Health–U.S. State Departments Of Health

Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Handbook

Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Handbook

This downloadable booklet includes information about educational needs of FAS children, a glossary of terms, list of websites, bibliographies of articles, videos, and books. PLEASE NOTE: to download this booklet you must have Adobe Acrobat.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Alcohol, Drugs & Tobacco; Health & Medical Sciences–Pediatrics; Health & Medical Sciences–Disabilities

FAS Community Resource Center

FAS Community Resource Center

The FAS Community Resource Center is a resource for parents and others affected by Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (FAS). Topics covered on this site include: FAS Facts, FAS symptoms, FAS Intervention During Childhood, and many articles about how fetal alcohol exposure affects behavior.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Alcohol, Drugs & Tobacco; Health & Medical Sciences–Pediatrics; Health & Medical Sciences–Disabilities

Information about Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (FAS) and Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD)

Information about Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (FAS) and Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD)

This page is maintained/developed by the FAS Community Resource Center (FAS-CRC). FAS-CRC ???comprises two communities: A local community in Tucson, Arizona and a virtual Internet community that reaches beyond Tucson across Arizona, all over the United States, and around the world.???
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Alcohol, Drugs & Tobacco; Health & Medical Sciences–Pediatrics; Health & Medical Sciences–Disabilities

National Organization on Fetal Alcohol Syndrome

National Organization on Fetal Alcohol Syndrome

NOFAS is a national advocacy group which defines its mission as: ???protecting children and families by fighting the leading known cause of mental retardation and birth defects.”
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Alcohol, Drugs & Tobacco; Health & Medical Sciences–Pediatrics; Health & Medical Sciences–Disabilities

AA Grapevine: Our Meeting in Print

AA Grapevine: Our Meeting in Print

“AA Grapevine” is a monthly publication that is also referred to as “The International Journal of Alcoholics Anonymous.” The AA Grapevine publishes a “Featured Article” as well as items on the various Twelve Steps and Twelve Traditions, the History of AA, and Discussion Topics. Other features on this site include a bulletin board and a humor sect …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Alcohol, Drugs & Tobacco

www.SoberRecovery.com

www.SoberRecovery.com

SoberRecovery offers a searchable directory of more than “2500 resources in 60 categories” of addiction treatment programs for alcoholism, drug addiction, eating disorders, and “recovery related websites.”
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Alcohol, Drugs & Tobacco

The Big Book Online, Fourth Edition

The Big Book Online, Fourth Edition

The guide for those in “Alcoholics Anonymous” (now known commonly as “The Big Book”) was first published in 1939. “The Big Book” is the “basic text” of Alcoholics Anonymous (AA), and outlines the central tenets of AA.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Alcohol, Drugs & Tobacco

Facts on Tap

Facts on Tap

Facts on Tap: Alcohol and Your College Experience is described as a “comprehensive alcohol and other drug education, prevention, and intervention program for college students.??? This website includes information on drugs, alcohol and the body, alcohol and sex, alcohol and commuter students, and the ways in which substance abuse affect college stud …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Alcohol, Drugs & Tobacco; Health And Sexuality–Drugs

Shotokai Encyclopedia of Karate Do & Japanese Martial Arts

Shotokai Encyclopedia of Karate Do & Japanese Martial Arts

Claims to be the most complete site on Shotokai Karate-do and Japanese Martial Arts. Includes interviews, philosophy, essays, historical and technical photos, technique, etc. Shotokai tradition focuses on martial arts as a way of life rather than a competitive sport.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Exercise & Fitness; Entertainment & Leisure–Sports–Combat Sports; Sports, Entertainment, And Arts–Sports–Martial Arts; Health And Sexuality–Exercise

Contributions to Tobacco Research/ Beitrage zur Tabakforschung

Contributions to Tobacco Research/ Beitrage zur Tabakforschung

This peer-reviewed journal “publishes original contributions and review articles relating to various aspects of tobacco science, including physical and chemical analysis of tobacco and tobacco smoke; pertinent matters to the manufacture of tobacco products; research into tobacco plants including biotechnology, plant treatment substances, protecting …
Subject: Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Biotechnology; Health & Medical Sciences–Alcohol, Drugs & Tobacco; Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Plant Biology (Botany)

Gateway to the Summer Olympic Games Lesson Plans

Gateway to the Summer Olympic Games Lesson Plans

“A site created especially for teachers to give them ready-to-use Olympic-related resources such as lesson plans and learning activities.” There are handouts and worksheets ??? everything teachers need to engage students in the excitement of the Games!
Subject: Sports & Recreation–Olympic Games; Sports & Recreation–Sports & Recreation Resources For Parents & Teachers

MAAP Services for Autism and Asperger Syndrome

MAAP Services for Autism and Asperger Syndrome

A national nonprofit organization committed to providing the most up-to-date and comprehensive information for more advanced individuals with Autism, Asperger’s syndrome, and Pervasive developmental disorder (PDD).
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Mental Disorders; Health & Medical Sciences–Disabilities–Developmental And Learning Disorders/Disabilities–Autism–Asperger’s Syndrome; Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Neurological & Neuromuscular Disorders

All About Vision.com

All About Vision.com

This website provides “consumers with an independent source of trustworthy information on eye health and vision correction options.” Notable topics include LASIK & Vision Surgery, Problems & Diseases, Nutrition & Eyes, Computer Vision, Contact Lenses.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Vision And Eye Conditions

Amber Waves

Amber Waves

Flagship magazine for the Economic Research Service (ERS), the main source of economic information and research from the U.S. Department of Agriculture. Their mission is to inform and enhance public and private decisionmaking on economic and policy issues related to agriculture, food, natural resources, and rural development. Amber Waves is publish …
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States; Science & Technology–Agriculture & Aquaculture; Business & Economics–Agribusiness; Health & Medical Sciences–Nutrition & Diet

Center for Infectious Disease Research & Policy: University of Minnesota

Center for Infectious Disease Research & Policy: University of Minnesota

“Recent events surrounding the occurence of SARS around the world, and monkeypox in the United States, are a reminder of the ever-increasing risk of new and emerging infectious diseases.” The goal of the website is to provide current information and resources relating to infectious diseases. The site is monitored by a staff of professionals who a …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Communicable Diseases; Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology

BoatSafe Kids!

BoatSafe Kids!

Why is the bathroom on a boat called a head? How do life jackets work? This site answers your questions about boats and boating, plus it has instructions on how to tie knots and how to spot storms.
Subject: Sports & Recreation–Boats & Boating; Fun Stuff–Other Fun Stuff

Hanging Ten

Hanging Ten

Find out how rain, wind, and tides affect surfing. Learn about the physics of surfing.
Subject: Math And Science–Physics & Chemistry; Sports & Recreation–Surfing; Math And Science–Earth Science–Oceans, Lakes & Rivers; Math And Science–Earth Science–Weather; Sports, Entertainment, And Arts–Sports–Water Sports; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–Science–Earth Sciences; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help–Science–Physics

Breast Cancer Connections

Breast Cancer Connections

This site serves as a source of information to improve the lives of people touched by breast cancer by acting as a clearinghouse for information and support, providing volunteer opportunities for breast cancer survivors and friend dedicated to helping others with the disease, and serving as an educational resource and a community center for all who …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Women’s Health–Breast Cancer

American Cut Glass

American Cut Glass

“There was a time in U.S. history when elegance and manners were status symbols, indicating one’s station in life. Among the most coveted of the symbols was American Brilliant Cut Glass.” This website provides articles, a photo gallery, and recommended reading for those interested in American cut glass.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Hobbies–Collecting; Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Craft & Folk Art

Families for Early Autism Treatment

Families for Early Autism Treatment

FEAT is a non-profit organization of parents, educators, and other professionals dedicated to providing world-class education, advocacy and support for the Northern California autism community.??? This site provides information and advocacy resources to parents of children diagnosed with autism spectrum disorders, as well as information about FEAT …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Disabilities–Developmental And Learning Disorders/Disabilities–Autism

Autism Society of America

Autism Society of America

Promoting lifelong access and opportunities for persons within the autism spectrum. Website includes information about living with autism, research, local chapters, and more, including a newsletter and tip of the day. Includes a Spanish translation.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Disabilities–Developmental And Learning Disorders/Disabilities–Autism; Health And Sexuality–Mental Health–Aspergers Syndrome And Autism

Autism Speaks

Autism Speaks

Organization dedicated to “funding global biomedical research into the causes, prevention, treatments, and cure for autism; to raising public awareness about autism and its effects on individuals, families, and society; and to bringing hope to all who deal with the hardships of this disorder.”
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Disabilities–Developmental And Learning Disorders/Disabilities–Autism; Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Neurological & Neuromuscular Disorders

International Child Development Resource Center

International Child Development Resource Center

This site provides information about upcoming conferences and online trainings that relate to autism, and also links to articles. The ICDRC was co-founded by two doctors who specialize in the treatment of children with developmental disorders.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Genetic Disorders; Health & Medical Sciences–Disabilities–Developmental And Learning Disorders/Disabilities–Autism; Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Neurological & Neuromuscular Disorders

Heart Link

Heart Link

“Heart Link offers practical help, advice and comfort to heart patients, their families and carers.” Articles include The Reason for Angiography, A Simple Explanation of Ischemia, and What is By-pass surgery? Heart Link also offers a real time counselling service via email, phone and Internet Relay Chat.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Heart Disease

Diabetes Dictionary

Diabetes Dictionary

“This dictionary of diabetes terms defines words that are often used when talking or writing about diabetes. It is designed for people who have diabetes and their families and friends. It provides basic information about the disease, its long-term effects, and its care.”
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Diabetes

alt.support.asthma FAQ

alt.support.asthma FAQ

This posting contains a list of frequently asked questions and answers about asthma, including its symptoms, causes, and forms of treatment. It should be of interest to anyone who has asthma or knows someone who does. Please be aware that the information in this FAQ is intended for educational purposes only and should not be used as a substitute fo …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Respiratory & Lung Disease–Asthma

Communicable Disease Fact Sheets

Communicable Disease Fact Sheets

Health Information Fact Sheets on communicable diseases, including the following: Amebiasis, Anthrax, Botulism, Campylobacteriosis, Chancroid, Chickenpox, Cholera, Dengue Fever, Diphtheria, E. coli, Fifth Disease, Giardiasis, Gonorrhea, Granuloma Inguinale, Haemophilus Influenzae, Hepatitis A, Hepatitis B, Hepatitis C, Herpes II, Histoplasmosis, In …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Communicable Diseases

Ask the Dietitian

Ask the Dietitian

In this site, Joanne Larsen M.S., R.D. registered dietitian, advises about topics related to diet and foods. As of February 19, 1996, the database contains 346 answers covering 61 topics such as Alcohol, Caffeine, Diabetes, Exercise, Junk Foods, and Vegetarian. We can look over the three screens of topics, and if we don’t find what we want to know, …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Nutrition & Diet

NurseUniverse.com

NurseUniverse.com

An online community for nurses that focuses on employment and training opportunities. You can search for jobs by state and speciality and look for vocational medical schools in your area. Contains information on continuing education opportunities along with other aspects of nursing career development.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Nursing

Southern California Orthopedic Institute

Southern California Orthopedic Institute

Although a commerical site, there is plenty of useful information about orthopedics for consumers. The first screen has graphical links to the knee, shoulder, ankle, spine, hand and elbow, with each link providing anatomical information and conditions requiring medical intervention. Surgical procedures are illustrated and discussed in basic terms. …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Specializations

Chiroweb

Chiroweb

This site in an online communications network devoted the promotion of chiropractic medicine. It serves as a means of informing potential patients about the purpose of this particular medical practise. The site provides information about the spine and common injuries. Users have access to product information, articles, newsletters. People with back …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Alternative Medicine–Chiropractic

Meningitis

Meningitis

The Mayo Clinic describes meningitis and its symptoms, causes, risk factors, screening procedures, complications, treatment, and prevention. It also provides links to additional resources.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Communicable Diseases; Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Viruses; Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Neurological & Neuromuscular Disorders

Healthy Hearing

Healthy Hearing

“Healthy Hearing is a unique website featuring up-to-the-minute news, information and resources for those interested in hearing, causes and treatment of hearing loss, as well as hearing amplification systems. Importantly, Healthy Hearing provides a platform for information exchange and support between those faced with diseases of the ear and the ch …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Nose, Ear & Throat Disorders

Graves??? Disease

Graves??? Disease

The Mayo Clinic’s informative page describes Graves’ Disease and its symptoms, causes, screening process, treatment, self-care guidelines, and links to additional information.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Immune & Autoimmune Disorders

Genetic Alliance

Genetic Alliance

“The Genetic Alliance promotes healthy lives by working to speed the translation of genetic advances into quality and affordable health care, public awareness and consumer-centered public policies.”
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Genetic Disorders

EczemaNet

EczemaNet

“A comprehensive on-line eczema information resource.” The site includes general information, news, treatment options, press releases, and frequently asked questions.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Hair, Nail & Skin Diseases

AcneNet

AcneNet

“A comprehensive on-line acne information resource.” Describes acne and social impacts, treatment options, myths, frequently asked questions, glossary, and news.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Hair, Nail & Skin Diseases

About Irritable Bowel Syndrome

About Irritable Bowel Syndrome

“IFFGD addresses the issues surrounding life with gastrointestinal (GI) functional and motility disorders and increases the awareness about these disorders among the general public, researchers, and the clinical care community.”
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Digestive Disorders

Cancer of the Larynx

Cancer of the Larynx

Collection of authoritative links regarding vocal cord cancer, throat cancer, and laryngeal cancer. Includes general information, diagnosis, treatment, post-treatment, studies, support groups, and organizations.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Cancer; Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Nose, Ear & Throat Disorders

Testicular Cancer Information and Support

Testicular Cancer Information and Support

“This site has been developed for the sole purpose of education and support for patients with testicular cancer and their family members.” Includes cancer facts, sign and symptoms, self-exams, questions, chemotherapy and radiation information, links, stories, and forums.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Cancer; Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Reproductive System Diseases; Health & Medical Sciences–Men’s Health

Confronting Pancreatic Cancer

Confronting Pancreatic Cancer

“Our aim is to try and concentrate practical, impartial, understandable data about pancreatic cancer at this website, in such a way as to allow active patients, their caregivers and/or their physicians to sort through a large amount of information about pancreas cancer quickly.” Resources include a clinical trials database, recent news, frequently …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Cancer

ThyCa: Thyroid Cancer Survivors??? Association

ThyCa: Thyroid Cancer Survivors??? Association

Created and maintained by thyroid cancer survivors, the site “maintains current information about thyroid cancer and support services available to people at any stage of testing, treatment, or lifelong monitoring for thyroid cancer, as well as their caregivers. This site also serves as a resource for anyone interested in thyroid cancer survivors’ …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Cancer

Liver Cancer Network

Liver Cancer Network

The Liver Cancer Network’s goal is “to provide liver cancer patients and their families with the basic knowledge needed to better communicate with their physicians and to give patients and families hope for the future.”
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Cancer

Gastric Cancer

Gastric Cancer

Well-organized site of informative links about gastric cancer. The categories include general information, diagnosis, treatment, support, and related links.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Cancer; Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Digestive Disorders

Eye Cancer Network

Eye Cancer Network

“An educational web-site about the diagnosis and treatment of eye tumor patients. Find eye tumor doctors, eye tumor information, and support (for eye tumor patients and their families).”
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Vision And Eye Conditions; Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Cancer

Pyloric Stenosis

Pyloric Stenosis

“Pyloric stenosis, a condition that affects the gastrointestinal tract during infancy, can cause your baby to vomit forcefully and often and may cause other problems such as dehydration and salt and fluid imbalances.” The page explores symptoms, treatments, and further information.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Birth Defects; Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Digestive Disorders

The National Down Syndrome Society Web Site

The National Down Syndrome Society Web Site

“The Internet’s most comprehensive information source on Down’s Syndrome.” Headings include research, communities, news and events, and advocacy. The information and resources section contains such topics as health, development, schooling, life planning, and additional resources. Available in Spanish and English.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Genetic Disorders; Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Birth Defects

FOCUS Families

FOCUS Families

“FOCUS Families provides ‘Information, Education and Support’ ??? to those affected by Optic Nerve Hypoplasia (ONH) & Septo Optic Dysplasia (SOD) world wide.” The site offers online support groups, information, current research, glossary, and a story center.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Vision And Eye Conditions; Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Birth Defects

Amniotic Band Syndrome

Amniotic Band Syndrome

Written by a parent of an amniotic band syndrome child, the website thoroughly describes all aspects of the syndrome, provides a glossary of terms, gives additional links, and offers a shared area for family stories involving the syndrome.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Birth Defects

Anemia Lifeline

Anemia Lifeline

“The Anemia LifeLine??? educational initiative was created to help improve the lives of millions of Americans who suffer from anemia associated with many common, serious diseases.” Available in large print format and has a helpful amemia evaluation quiz.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Blood Disorders

The Alzheimer List

The Alzheimer List

“The Alzheimer List Homepage is the Internet Gateway for the Alzheimer List (AL), an e-mail based support group for family caregivers, persons with memory loss, and the professionals that serve them.”
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Alzheimer’s

Allernet

Allernet

“Allernet is working hard to bring you accurate, up-to-date information about allergy and asthma.” Resources include daily allergy forecasts, allergy FAQs, helpful hints, and additional resources and links.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Allergies

Free Breather

Free Breather

“We at FreeBreather are dedicated to helping you face the challenge of asthma head-on and get back to living your life the way you want.” A comprehensive site discussing all aspects of asthma focused on all age groups. Includes news, tips for talking to doctors, health tips, pollen reports, and activities. Stores custom information with free mem …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Respiratory & Lung Disease–Asthma; Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Allergies

The Arrhythmia Service

The Arrhythmia Service

“This web site will introduce you to our practice and provide basic information about arrhythmia and the procedures we use to diagnose and treat these conditions. You can also visit us often to read the latest news on arrhythmia and see what clinical trials are being conducted by our staff to advance our knowledge about arrhythmia and related heart …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Heart Disease

Arrhythmia: A Patient Guide

Arrhythmia: A Patient Guide

Describes arrhythmia, reasons for occurring, various types of arrhythmia, tests, treatments, and a list of additional information sources. Heartinfo is written by cardiologists and is “dedicated to empowering and encouraging consumers and health care professionals in their effort to reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease.”
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Heart Disease

WellnessWeb – The Patient’s Network

WellnessWeb – The Patient’s Network

The Patient’s Network focuses on a “community approach to the delivery of health care information. It combines original material with links to dozens of other resources.” The Patient’s Network contains Medical Centers which are developed by patients and professionals. Medical Center departments include the Smoker’s Clinic, Women’s Health, Stress Co …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences

Cervix and Pap Smear Problems

Cervix and Pap Smear Problems

Frequently Asked Questions explaining various cervical tests, conditions, effects, and treatments. The site also provides links to further educational material, related topics, and message boards.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Women’s Health–Cervical Dysplasia; Health & Medical Sciences–Women’s Health; Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Reproductive System Diseases

MEDLINEplus: Alcoholism

MEDLINEplus: Alcoholism

Information provided by the United States National Library of Medicine and the National Institutes of Health. The site about alcoholism features general information, news, and links for rehabilitation, prevention, treatment, and support organizations.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Addictions–Alcohol

Sudden Infant Death Syndrome and Other Infant Death (SIDS/OID) Information Web Site

Sudden Infant Death Syndrome and Other Infant Death (SIDS/OID) Information Web Site

Excellent site containing a plethora of information about SIDS, from medical information to grief support. “This site is the growing collaborative effort of individuals from across the United States and around the world. This site offers up-to-date information as well as support for those who have been touched by the tragedy of SIDS/OID.”
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Pediatrics

The Education Revolution

The Education Revolution

The website of The Alternative Education Resource Organization (AERO), a nonprofit organization founded in 1989 to advance learner-centered approaches in education, provides resources for educators, parents, and administrators. Resources on the site include job and internship listings, information on democratic education and schools, innovative hig …
Subject: Education–Alternative Education

Confronting Pancreatic Cancer

Confronting Pancreatic Cancer

“The purpose of this site is to serve as a worldwide focal and gathering point on the Internet for the latest news and disinterested information in regard to clinical trials and other responsible medical care in the treatment of pancreatic cancer.” Site includes an FAQ section, searchable clinical trials database, journal and newspaper articles and …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Cancer

Merck Veterinary Manual

Merck Veterinary Manual

“The Merck Veterinary Manual (MVM) has served veterinarians and other animal health professionals as a concise and reliable animal health reference for over 45 years.” This free online version is searchable or browsable.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Veterinary Medicine

Herpes Journal

Herpes Journal

“HERPES, the Journal of the International Herpes Management Forum (IHMF) is a review journal published three times a year, and is indexed in Medline, Index Medicus and Excerpta Medica (EMBASE). The journal aims to provide clinicians with a regular update on key issues and recommendations relating to all aspects of the patient management of herpesvi …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Sexually Transmitted Diseases

Biological Warfare

Biological Warfare

A collection of health/medical information about diseases caused by biological warfare agents. References Internet and print resources. From the National Library of Medicine’s Specialized Information Services division.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Viruses

MW Magazine

MW Magazine

Metro Weekly is a news and entertainment guide for gay and lesbian community of Washington DC. It publishes in print and online every Thursday.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Southeast (Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, West Virginia, District Of Columbia); Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual & Transgender

Pregnancy Centers Online

Pregnancy Centers Online

Email/phone help line and website with accurate information about pregnancy and abortion, including availability of free pregnancy-related medical services and tests. Does not refer clients to abortion clinics or prescribers of abortion medications.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Women’s Health–Pregnancy & Birth; Health And Sexuality–Sex–Pregnancy

Hardgainer Online

Hardgainer Online

“We’re dedicated to providing the most consistent, practical, hype-free and undiluted source of training information for typical, drug-free bodybuilders. Though our focus is always upon training methods that work for genetically-typical people, the instruction we promote works even better for those blessed with better-than-average genetics.”
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Exercise & Fitness; Entertainment & Leisure–Sports–Other Sports

PBS Sound and Fury: Deaf Culture

PBS Sound and Fury: Deaf Culture

Provides a perspective on cochlear implants and includes streaming videos (Real Player format) of individuals who are deaf sharing their views on cochlear implants and their perspectives on living with deafness. Site offers a fingerspeller player, sign language phrases and lesson plans for grades 6 through 12.
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Disabilities; Health & Medical Sciences–Disabilities; Deaf & Hard Of Hearing Culture

Blood

Blood

“Blood, the Journal of The American Society of Hematology, provides an international forum for the publication of original articles describing laboratory and clinical investigations in hematology. Blood is indexed and abstracted by Index Medicus, Excerpta Medica, Current Contents/Life Sciences, Current Contents/Clinical Medicine, Science Citation …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Anatomy & Physiology; Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Blood Disorders

Hypertension

Hypertension

Intended for “office-based and academic cardiologists, physiologists, endocrinologists, nephrologists, and internists/primary care physicians.” Indexed in Biological Abstracts, Chemical Abstracts, EMBASE/Excerpta Medica, and Index Medicus. Full-text is freely available online for issues more than 12 months old.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes

BMC Immunology

BMC Immunology

“Publishes original research articles in all aspects of cellular, tissue-level, organismal, functional, and developmental aspects of the immune system.”
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Immune & Autoimmune Disorders; Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Allergies

BMC Bioinformatics

BMC Bioinformatics

“Publishes original research articles in all aspects of computational methods used in the analysis and annotation of sequences and structures, as well as all other areas of computational biology.”
Subject: Science & Technology–Life Sciences; Health & Medical Sciences–Medical Research

Arthritis Research & Therapy

Arthritis Research & Therapy

“A focus for communication about all aspects of research into arthritis, autoimmune rheumatic diseases and skeletal disorders. Arthritis Research [& Therapy] publishes: Reports, reviews and analyses of developments in all aspects of research relevant to arthritis.”
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Arthritis

BMC Urology

BMC Urology

“Publishes original research articles in all aspects of the prevention, diagnosis and management of urological disorders, as well as related molecular genetics, pathophysiology, and epidemiology.”
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes

Respiratory Research

Respiratory Research

“Publishes reports, reviews and analyses of developments in all aspects of research relevant to respiratory disease. Special emphasis is placed on the genetic, biochemical and cellular aspects of respiratory disease.”
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Respiratory & Lung Disease

BMC Pulmonary Medicine

BMC Pulmonary Medicine

“Publishes original research articles in all aspects of the prevention, diagnosis and management of pulmonary and associated disorders, as well as related molecular genetics, pathophysiology, and epidemiology.”
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Respiratory & Lung Disease

Critical Care

Critical Care

“Critical Care Forum is a unique online and print service which provides the critical care community with the fastest and most thorough update on new developments in all areas of critical care. It publishes literature reports, reviews, news, commentaries, primary papers and much more.”
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Medical Research

BMC Psychiatry

BMC Psychiatry

“Publishes original research articles in all aspects of the prevention, diagnosis and management of psychiatric disorders, as well as related molecular genetics, pathophysiology, and epidemiology.”
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Mental Health

BMC Women’s Health

BMC Women’s Health

“Publishes original research articles in all aspects of the prevention, diagnosis and management of gynaecological, fertility, and breast disorders, as well as related molecular genetics, pathophysiology, and epidemiology.”
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Women’s Health

Breast Cancer Research

Breast Cancer Research

“The journal aims to ensure that researchers and clinicians have easy access to the latest research and analysis, particularly in the areas of genetics, biochemistry and cell biology.”
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Women’s Health–Breast Cancer

BMC Ophthalmology

BMC Ophthalmology

“Publishes original research articles in all aspects of the prevention, diagnosis and management of eye disorders, as well as related molecular genetics, pathophysiology, and epidemiology.”
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Vision And Eye Conditions

BMC Palliative Care

BMC Palliative Care

“Publishes original research articles in the clinical, scientific, ethical and policy issues, local and international, regarding all aspects of hospice and palliative care for the dying and for those with profound suffering related to chronic illness.”
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Medical Research

BMC Nephrology

BMC Nephrology

“Publishes original research articles in all aspects of the prevention, diagnosis and management of kidney and associated disorders, as well as related molecular genetics, pathophysiology, and epidemiology.”
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Kidney Diseases

BMC Neurology

BMC Neurology

“Publishes original research articles in all aspects of the prevention, diagnosis and management of neurological disorders, as well as related molecular genetics, pathophysiology, and epidemiology.”
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Neurological & Neuromuscular Disorders

BMC Gastroenterology

BMC Gastroenterology

“Publishes original research articles in all aspects of the prevention, diagnosis and management of gastrointestinal and hepatobiliary disorders, as well as related molecular genetics, pathophysiology, and epidemiology.”
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Digestive Disorders

BMC Family Practice

BMC Family Practice

“Publishes original research articles in all aspects of primary health care, including clinical management of patients, professional training, shared decision making, and the organisation and evaluation of health care in the community.”
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Medical Research

BMC Clinical Pathology

BMC Clinical Pathology

“Publishes original research articles in all aspects of histopathology, haematology, clinical biochemistry, and medical microbiology (including virology, parasitology, and infection control).”
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Specializations

BMC Dermatology

BMC Dermatology

“Publishes Original research articles in all aspects of the prevention, diagnosis and management of skin disorders, as well as related molecular genetics, pathophysiology, and epidemiology.”
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Specializations

BMC Cancer

BMC Cancer

“Publishes original research articles in all aspects of research relating to cancer, including molecular biology, genetics, pathophysiology, epidemiology, clinical reports, and controlled trials.”
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Cancer

The Bones of the Skull

The Bones of the Skull

This site features a downloadable program “developed to help students learn the features and bones of the human skull.” It runs on Macintosh or Windows computers, and consists of QuickTime VR object movies and an interactive textbook. Download is free, but you must register first.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Anatomy & Physiology

LOLA Press

LOLA Press

“Lolapress is the magazine that deals with women’s lives, the regional, the political, the cultural experiences of women, the different kind of feminism and with a lot of other subjects.”
Subject: Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women–Feminism

Today’s Chiropractic

Today’s Chiropractic

The web version of what claims to be “the most widely read and influential chiropractic publication.” The site offers current issue, archived issues, e-mail subscription, and posters.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Alternative Medicine–Chiropractic

Rehabtool.com Assistive Technology Newsletter

Rehabtool.com Assistive Technology Newsletter

“A quarterly publication on Assistive Technology for people with disabilities, their families and caregivers, healthcare professionals and special educators.” The site posts recent developments in Assistive Technology, gives advice on adaptive equipment, and offers free accessibility software.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Medical Technology; Health & Medical Sciences–Disabilities

Journal of Musculoskeletal and Neuronal Interactions

Journal of Musculoskeletal and Neuronal Interactions

“The Journal of Musculoskeletal and Neuronal Interactions (JMNI) is an academic journal dealing with the pathophysiology and treatment of musculoskeletal disorders. It is published quarterly (months of issue March, June, September, December). Its purpose is to publish original, peer-reviewed papers of research and clinical experience in all areas o …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Neurological & Neuromuscular Disorders

Body Mind Spirit Magazine

Body Mind Spirit Magazine

“Body Mind Spirit Magazine is a Western Canadian Holistic Health magazine offering a variety of article on alternative health practices — from Reiki and reflexology to astrology and acupuncture.”
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Alternative Medicine

Muscle Media

Muscle Media

Muscle Media.com provides an online equivalent to the newstand version of Muscle Media. This magazine is targeted to those who are interested in building a greater muscle mass, a more nutrient-rich diet, and a healthier lifestyle. This online version provides protein-packed recipes, muscle-building training tips, inspirational pieces, information a …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Exercise & Fitness; Entertainment & Leisure–Sports

The Women’s Place

The Women’s Place

“This is a weekly e-zine dedicated to women looking for resources, fun, relevant information, recipes, health, stress relief tips, humour, household tips, beauty tips, relationship and family info, frugal living, sewing/quilting tips,??self-esteem, savvy sites, recipes, and much more!”
Subject: Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women

Women Online News

Women Online News

“Each month Amy and Kathleen McMahon, of WWWomen, will bring you new stories by women online, regular features that focus on online content, the technical aspects of being online and online hot spots, an interactive forum for reader response, and more!”
Subject: Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women

Women in Natural Resources

Women in Natural Resources

“Women in Natural Resources (WiNR) is a unique, high quality magazine-journal in the field of natural resources. It combines the best elements of a technical journal, the informal style of a newsletter, and the reader-friendly format of a magazine. It is designed and written by women at all levels in forestry, fisheries, wildlife, range, recreat …
Subject: Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women–Careers; Science & Technology–Environmental Sciences & Ecology

Women Writers

Women Writers

“The site includes scholarship, links, resources and original fiction/poetry. We have a more ‘academic’ flavor than the other Electronic ‘Literary Zines’ and we seek to actively promote discussion of and learning about women’s literature.”
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Literature–Writing; Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women; Arts & Humanities–Literature–Online Texts–Contemporary Fiction

Woman Motorist

Woman Motorist

“The first free automotive, car and motorsports magazine on the Internet for Women. We provide accurate, informative and fun articles on every subject from automotive safety, maintenance, car shopping, racing, advocacy and travel to information about automotive manufacturers’ participation in our communities.”
Subject: Science & Technology–Transportation–Road; Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women; Entertainment & Leisure–Sports–Auto Racing & Road Sports

The Week Online with DRCNet

The Week Online with DRCNet

Latest issue of an electronic newsletter by the Drug Reform Coordination Network, generally advocating legalization of drugs. It covers the entire spectrum of Drug War-affected issues, including Sentencing Reform, Decriminalization, Asset forfeiture Reform, Drug Education, Medical Marijuana, Needle Exchange, Chronic Pain, Drug War Militarization, a …
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Government; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare; Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Addictions

Viva Vine

Viva Vine

A “publication of the VivaVegie Society, New York City’s premier vegetarian-outreach organization.” Health and nutrition information, current news, research articles, commentary.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Food; Health & Medical Sciences–Nutrition & Diet

Vibrant Life

Vibrant Life

“A health and fitness magazine that combines the physical, mental, and spiritual aspects of a healthy lifestyle in a practical Christian approach.”
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Religion & Theology–Faiths & Denominations–Christianity; Health & Medical Sciences–Exercise & Fitness; Health & Medical Sciences–Nutrition & Diet

Vegetarian Journal

Vegetarian Journal

“Readers receive practical tips for vegetarian meal planning, articles relevant to vegetarian nutrition, recipes, natural food product reviews, and an opportunity to share ideas with others. The Journal discusses the various aspects of a vegetarian diet, including health, environmental, ethical, and economic considerations. All nutrition articles a …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Nutrition & Diet; Entertainment & Leisure–Food–Vegetarian

Uppity Women Magazine

Uppity Women Magazine

This zine has decidedly woman-oriented focus, with an emphasis on contributed articles and book reviews. While the events calendar is for the Santa Cruz, CA area, the articles and reviews are of general interest to readers wanting to hear the views of others on feminist issues and concerns.
Subject: Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women–Feminism

Trim

Trim

A health and diet e-zine, sponsored by 24 Hour Fitness; containing feature articles on health conscious famous people, exercise tips, healthy recipes and outdoor adventures.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Exercise & Fitness; Health & Medical Sciences–Nutrition & Diet

360 Magazine

360 Magazine

“Your online source for the disability community”. E-Zine offers insightful news articles on living with a disability.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Disabilities

Today’s Bride

Today’s Bride

An online wedding resource for brides and grooms-to-be. Today’s Bride is based in the midwest and includes information about bridal shows and vendors as well as articles and ideas galore to help you plan your wedding.
Subject: Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women–Bridal

Today’s Christian Woman

Today’s Christian Woman

“Contains inspiring articles, interviews with respected Christian women, insightful features on relevant issues, personal stories, and much more. Written for the woman who wants her faith to impact every area of her life, each issue of Today’s Christian Woman will bring inspiration, refreshment and encouragement to your doorstep.”
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Religion & Theology–Faiths & Denominations–Christianity; Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women

Teen Voices

Teen Voices

“Teen Voices challenges the mainstream media’s image of girls by providing an intelligent alternative packed with original writing, poetry and artwork. We encourage our readers to write articles on self-esteem, racism, sexism, feminism, popular culture, health, and other issues important to them. “
Subject: Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women

The Teach Educator

The Teach Educator

“We are pleased to announce that the Project TEACH newsletter is now available on-line at the Philadelphia FIGHT webpage. Project TEACH stands for Treatment Education Activists Combatting HIV. We are a training program for people living with HIV focusing on secondary prevention, peer education and activism. Our peer education team goes to HIV clin …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–AIDS

Swimming Science Journal

Swimming Science Journal

“This journal is divided into four parts, the Swimming Science Abstracts, the Carlile Coaches’ Forum, the Swimming Science Bulletin, and DRUGS: The Crisis in Swimming. The Swimming Science Abstracts is a compilation of research article abstracts involving swimming. The Carlile Coaches’ Forum contains original articles designed for distribution to t …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Exercise & Fitness; Entertainment & Leisure–Sports–Water Sports; Health & Medical Sciences–Anatomy & Physiology

Status Report Newsletter from IIHS/HLDI

Status Report Newsletter from IIHS/HLDI

Insurance Institute for Highway Safety / Highway Loss Data Institute research publication. Current information on highway safety, vehicle crashwrothiness, crash testing, driver behavior, and child passenger safety. Archive of past issues, 1997 to present. Articles in .pdf format.
Subject: Science & Technology–Transportation–Road; Health & Medical Sciences–Occupational Health & Safety

shufflebrain

shufflebrain

“Shufflebrain is a collection of popular and scholarly works, fiction as well as nonfiction, dealing with two general questions: a) how does the brain house the mind; and b) do the same abstract rules of logic apply to both memory and regeneration?”
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Anatomy & Physiology; Social Sciences–Psychology

Sex, Etc.

Sex, Etc.

“Newsletter written by teens for teens on important health and sexuality issues. “
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Sexuality

Room of One’s Own

Room of One’s Own

“Room of One’s Own was founded in 1975 by a group of women who wanted to provide a forum for new and established women writers. The idea was that the work of emerging writers would appear next to that of established writers, not only to showcase writing that was not getting published in the old boys’ network of literary journals, but also to give …
Subject: Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women; Arts & Humanities–Literature–Online Texts–Contemporary Fiction

QV Magazine

QV Magazine

“QV Magazine is a print and online publication that both represents and informs gay Latinos about the many different issues that affect them. It’s ultimate purpose is to spread UNITY among these individuals by creating an atmosphere of understanding about the variety of lifestyles within this community. QV’s committment is to accomplish this cohesi …
Subject: Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Latin American/Hispanic; Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual & Transgender

Quest

Quest

“Online magazine serving as a resource for gay individuals in the state of Wisconsin.”
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Midwest -Eastern (Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, Wisconsin); Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual & Transgender

Psychiatric Times

Psychiatric Times

These extensive articles on psychiatric care can be searched by author, date, title and topic. “CME, Inc. (A Miller Freeman Company) provides useful, high-quality clinical information to physicians, psychiatrists, other professionals, patients and caregivers.”
Subject: Social Sciences–Psychology; Health & Medical Sciences–Mental Health

Psychiatric News

Psychiatric News

“Psychiatric News delivers up-to-the-minute information on everything from government and legislative activities to the latest developments in the drug and therapy fields. Concise articles provide timely information on grants, meetings, seminars, and on the activities of the APA and other professional societies. Letters to the editor and announceme …
Subject: Social Sciences–Psychology; Health & Medical Sciences–Mental Health

PsychNews International

PsychNews International

“PsychNews International publishes articles on current events in mental health, updates from relevant Internet discussion groups, as well as original research and theoretical articles.”
Subject: Social Sciences–Psychology; Health & Medical Sciences–Mental Health

POZ

POZ

POZ’s primary mission is to “get information to HIV positive persons for whom it could extend or improve the quality of lives.” Articles include “profiles of people living with HIV, reports on AIDS in entertainment, sports, polictics and the arts, investigative treatment stories,” and a reference section called “POZ Partners ” that has information …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–AIDS

Prevention

Prevention

“Prevention helps readers stay healthy and vital. It informs nearly 12 million readers each month on new developments in nutrition, fitness, weight control, food preparation and body care; and it motivates them to take charge of their health.”
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Women’s Health; Health & Medical Sciences–Nutrition & Diet

Postgraduate Medicine

Postgraduate Medicine

“Postgraduate Medicine features the latest in clinical research translated into practical information you can apply today.” Archived online from July 1996.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Medical Research

The Physician and Sportsmedicine

The Physician and Sportsmedicine

“The Physician and Sportsmedicine is a peer-reviewed monthly journal serving the practicing physician’s professional and personal interests in the medical aspects of exercise, sports, and fitness.”
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Exercise & Fitness; Health & Medical Sciences–Specializations–Sports Medicine

Pediatrics

Pediatrics

“PEDIATRICS electronic pages is the World Wide Web extension of the journal Pediatrics, the official journal of American Academy of Pediatrics. This site contains exclusive new research articles covering advances in pediatric medicine. Users may also search back issues of PEDIATRICS electronic pages, review abstracts of articles published in the pr …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Medical Research; Health & Medical Sciences–Pediatrics

Der Pathologe

Der Pathologe

“Der Pathologe (The Pathologist) provides information, news, and discussion in the discipline of pathology for scientists and interested clinical colleagues. The emphasis is on articles that offer useful guidance and information for the working pathologist at the microscope. Developments in Immunhistochemistry and Molecular Biology make this jour …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Specializations

Organic Gardening

Organic Gardening

In its print form, Organic Gardening has long been a trusted resource for both new and experienced organic gardeners. This companion website offers organic gardening tips and solutions, monthly advice, national events listing, links to other organic commercial sites and organizations, book recommendations, and subscription information for the prin …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Home & Garden–Specific Plants & Gardening Techniques; Health & Medical Sciences–Nutrition & Diet

Online Journal of Issues in Nursing

Online Journal of Issues in Nursing

“A peer-reviewed online journal for nurses and those interested in health care. The journal is organized around topics in nursing and health care, each of which starts with an overview and two to three foundation articles. Other articles present different views and perspectives on the topic.”
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Nursing; Health & Medical Sciences–Medical Research

The Oncologist

The Oncologist

“The International Peer-reviewed Journal for the Practicing Oncologist/Hematologist… The Oncologist is devoted to medical and practice issues for surgical, radiation, and medical oncologists and is designed specifically for the busy practitioner entrusted with the care of adult or pediatric cancer patients. With emphasis on clear, concise interpr …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Cancer

Nutrition Action Healthletter:Center for Science in the Public Interest

Nutrition Action Healthletter:Center for Science in the Public Interest

Monthly newsletter that the Center for Science in the Public Interest publishes giving specific tips for healthy eating. Provides a comparison of different brands of foods. Archived articles are all available online, organized by date.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Food; Health & Medical Sciences–Nutrition & Diet

Neuropsychopharmacology

Neuropsychopharmacology

“Neuropsychopharmacology is an international scientific journal and the official publication of the American College of Neuropsychopharmacology (ACNP). This journal focuses upon the clinical and basic science contributions that advance our understanding of the brain and behavior, especially as related to the molecular, cellular, physiological and p …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Medications & Pharmaceuticals; Health & Medical Sciences–Mental Health

Nature Neuroscience

Nature Neuroscience

“Nature Neuroscience is a multidisciplinary journal that aims to publish papers of the highest quality and significance in all areas of neuroscience. It welcomes contributions in molecular, cellular, systems and cognitive neuroscience, as well as psychophysics, computational modeling and diseases of the nervous system. No area is excluded from cons …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Specializations; Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Neurological & Neuromuscular Disorders; Social Sciences–Psychology

Ms. Magazine

Ms. Magazine

“Ms. is the pre-eminent feminist publication in the United States and the world. The depth and range of information Ms. delivers???special issues addressing the politics of breast cancer and sex at work; investigative reports on sex tourism, the fertility industry, the glass ceiling; a department dedicated to highlighting women’s organizing worldwi …
Subject: Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women–Feminism

Marriage Partnership

Marriage Partnership

“Do you celebrate Christian marriage and care about nurturing your relationship? Marriage Partnership is a magazine which speaks directly to the important concerns of your marriage–a magazine that will offer humor, insight and information to strengthen and enrich both your marriage and the marriages around you.”
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Religion & Theology–Faiths & Denominations–Christianity; Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality

Manushi

Manushi

An online magazine that analyzes the political, economic and social issues from a people-oriented perspective in India. Articles cover topics such as women’s lives and work, civil liberties, human rights issues, interviews, historical pieces, film and book reviews, fiction, poetry, and reader responses.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia; Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics–Political Advocacy Groups; Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women

Ma’Zine

Ma’Zine

“Moms Online Ma’Zine is a weekly magazine written by Moms for Moms. Yes, that means you too! Rather than featuring professional writers, or writing which is already published elsewhere, Ma’Zine proudly presents original essays, stories, and poems written by real Moms like yourself. Dive into some quality writing by Moms who are struggling with prob …
Subject: Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Parenting & Family Life

The Lavender Salon Reader

The Lavender Salon Reader

“The newsletter and literary review for gay and lesbian reading clubs.” The Lavender Salon ceased publication in 1999, however archives are available online.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Literature–Criticism; Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual & Transgender

Journal of South Asia Women Studies

Journal of South Asia Women Studies

“This Journal is meant to disseminate works which address theoretical and practical issues that are of interest to both scholars of South Asia and to women in and from South Asia. Subjects: law, civil rights, gender issues, religion, philosophy, politics, feminism and ecofeminism, classical and modern literature, poetry, dance, music, drama, langu …
Subject: Social Sciences; Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Asian & Pacific/Asian-American

Journal of Nursing Jocularity

Journal of Nursing Jocularity

“Journal of Nursing Jocularity, the humor magazine for nurses and health professionals, is filled with satire, true stories and the latest research about the therapeutic use of humor. We also sell fun books, toys and tape, and sponsor CEU courses for nurse”
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Nursing; Health & Medical Sciences–Medical Research; Arts & Humanities–Culture–Humor

The Internet Journal of Asthma, Allergy and Immunology

The Internet Journal of Asthma, Allergy and Immunology

“There is a need to provide quality medical electronic publications that follow set standards for paper publications. The objective of this Internet Journal is to fill this need within the areas of Asthma, Allergy and Immunology.”
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Asthma; Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Allergies; Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Cell Biology

Intersections: Gender History and Culture in the Asian Context

Intersections: Gender History and Culture in the Asian Context

Intersections is an academic journal which focuses on “new research and teaching in the area of Gender Studies in the Asian region.” It crosses many disciplines, but has a particular slant towards studying “historicala and cultural gender patterns.”
Subject: Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Asian & Pacific/Asian-American; Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality

International Journal of Neural Systems (IJNS)

International Journal of Neural Systems (IJNS)

The journal covers “information processing in natural and artificial neural systems.” Additionally, the journal contains “contributions on all aspects of this broad subject involving Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Knowledge Discovery, Information Systems, Probabilistic Modeling, Cognitive Science, Physics and Engineering.” Full text a …
Subject: Science & Technology–Physics; Computers & Internet–Computer Science; Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Neurological & Neuromuscular Disorders; Social Sciences–Psychology

Heroine

Heroine

“For Women of Substance… Welcome to Heroine Magazine. What you will find in these pages: Extraordinary women who will inspire you – and ways to follow that inspiration with action. Educated opinions ?? and a place to respond with thoughts of your own. Women??s artwork ?? and a different way to think about a woman??s “beauty.”
Subject: Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women

Hip Mama

Hip Mama

“Hip Mama is the only parenting publication that explores the real experience of parenthood; not just the superficial aspects, but the true challenges and rewards of creating a family . . . The zine started as a forum for young mothers, single parents, and marginalized voices, but has grown to represent progressive families of all varieties.”
Subject: Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Parenting & Family Life

Herb World News Online

Herb World News Online

This is a great “newspaper” type online publication. It highlights “Top News, World, Science, Research Reviews, Politics, Industry” and special features. It is a great means of keeping the practicing herbalist up to date on the news of “the world at large” that effects their profession.
Subject: Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Plant Biology (Botany); Health & Medical Sciences–Alternative Medicine

Her Health Online

Her Health Online

A holistic health magazine for women. Departments include General Health; Breast Health; Nutrition; Fitness; Sex; and The Natural Women.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Women’s Health; Health & Medical Sciences–Alternative Medicine

Hearing Health Magazine

Hearing Health Magazine

“A one-of-a-kind magazine designed for people who experience any degree of hearing loss, tinnitus, or other ear disorder. Professionals, educators, and significant others also find HEARING HEALTH a useful resource as they seek ways to improve communication. From the dangers of loud noise to training hearing dogs to the controversy surrounding sign …
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Disabilities

Greasergrrls

Greasergrrls

Dedicated to “celebrating women motor enthusiasts,” Greasergrrls.com is a place to find “inspiring stories, cool pictures and a great way to meet other Greasergrrls around the world.”
Subject: Science & Technology–Transportation–Road–Vehicles; Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women; Entertainment & Leisure–Sports–Auto Racing & Road Sports

Gourmet Connection Magazine

Gourmet Connection Magazine

The editors claim that this ezine is packed with ” fun things for the gourmet and health enthusiast to explore.” The contents include health and nutrition topics currently in the news, recipes (including ones for children to make), a “Just Ask! Nutrition Q&A” and reviews of food and food related products.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Food; Health & Medical Sciences–Nutrition & Diet

Geek Girl

Geek Girl

“Geek Girl ” calls itself, “the world’s first cyberfeminist hyperzine.” With its stunning array of visual effects and great pop-culture content, this e-zine out of Australia is sure to delight viewers.
Subject: Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women; Arts & Humanities–Culture–Humor

The GayZette

The GayZette

“A newspaper for the fun of it! We are a fun publication with articles, news and entertainment for the gay and lesbian community in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut, CT. We bring you the following columns: Dumdonna, Misty, Cruizin the Net, Travel, Call Me Sue (Legal Advice), Night Club Guide, Theatre and Movies, Top 10 Disco, Man of The Month, …
Subject: Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual & Transgender

GayLawNews

GayLawNews

“GayLawNewsTM seeks to provide you with an international digest of reports concerning changes in the law actually decided by a Court or Tribunal or passed by a legislature and selected reports on possible future changes to the law.”
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Law; Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual & Transgender

The Federal Air Surgeons Medical Bulletin

The Federal Air Surgeons Medical Bulletin

“The Federal Air Surgeon’s Medical Bulletin is published quarterly by the FAA Office of Aviation Medicine. It is published for the use of FAA Aviation Medical Examiners and others interested in aviation safety and aviation medicine.”
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Health & Medical Sciences News; Science & Technology–Transportation–Air; Science & Technology–Astronomy–Spaceflight & Exploration

Family Practice Management

Family Practice Management

“The mission of Family Practice Management is to help family physicians adapt their practices to and assume a leadership role in the changing health care system.”
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences; Health & Medical Sciences–Medical Research

Fairlady

Fairlady

South Africa’s leading general interest English-language women’s magazine. “South Africa is a country in transition and FAIR LADY reflects the issues confronting women in a changing society, offering inspiration for personal growth and ideas and information for all aspects of their lives.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Fashion; Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women

Esquire

Esquire

“Esquire is special because it’s a magazine for men. Not a fashion magazine for men, not a health magazine for men, not a money magazine for men. It is not any of these things; it is all of them. It is, and has been for nearly seventy years, a magazine about the interests, the curiosity, the passions, of men.”
Subject: Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Men

The 11th Hour

The 11th Hour

This horror and sci-fi entertainment magazine for women includes: feature articles; movie, TV, and video reviews; movie news; letters; and links to other horror and entertainment Web sites.
Subject: Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women; Entertainment & Leisure–Television; Entertainment & Leisure–Movies

Electronic Journal of Oncology

Electronic Journal of Oncology

“The Electronic Journal of Oncology is an exclusively electronic peer-reviewed journal containing complete original publications in the fields of oncology and neoplastic hematology. Original publications contain the results of fundamental research, translational research and clinical trials or observations. “
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Cancer; Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Blood Disorders

Duke Journal of Gender Law & Policy

Duke Journal of Gender Law & Policy

“The Duke Journal of Gender Law & Policy publishes one symposium issue per year relating to conferences hosted by the Journal at the Duke University School of Law and the Terry Sanford Institute of Public Policy at Duke University, Durham, North Carolina.”
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Law; Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality

Diabetes Care

Diabetes Care

A journal for the health care practitioner, intended to increase knowledge, stimulate research, and promote better management of people with diabetes. “Topics covered are of interest to clinically oriented physicians, researchers, epidemiologists, psychologists, diabetes educators, and other health professionals.”
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Diabetes

Delicious! Online

Delicious! Online

“Welcome to Delicious! Magazine online. Our purpose is to inspire health-conscious men and women to take responsibility for their health and well-being by providing the latest medical and scientific research in a practical, easy-to-understand format. The content of this website is for informational purposes only and should not be used as medical …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences; Health & Medical Sciences–Nutrition & Diet

Coaching Science Abstracts

Coaching Science Abstracts

“These abstracts interpret research articles for practicing coaches and others interested in applied sport science. They are drawn from the personal files of the senior editor. Some dated articles are included because their content is still current. Most articles are interpreted for coaches of elite athletes and programs. The contents are changed m …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Exercise & Fitness; Science & Technology–Life Sciences; Entertainment & Leisure–Sports

Clinical Medicine NetPrints

Clinical Medicine NetPrints

“This website provides a place for authors to archive their completed studies – before, during, or after peer review by other agencies. Its scope is original research into clinical medicine and health.”
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Medical Research

Cardiology Today

Cardiology Today

“Cardiology Today features columns and editorials by recognized experts in the field, interviews with cardiology specialists, reports from medical conferences and research presentations, and the latest information on government legislation affecting the cardiology practice. This easy-to-read, monthly newspaper offers practical advice for everyday c …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Specializations–Cardiology

Canadian Medical Association Journal

Canadian Medical Association Journal

The purpose of this journal is “to foster curiosity and debate about all aspects of medicine, to promote excellence in research, peer review, authorship and health care, and to provide a Canadian voice in the international health care community.”
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Medical Research

British Medical Journal (BMJ)

British Medical Journal (BMJ)

“The BMJ aims to help doctors everywhere practise better medicine and to influence the debate on health. To achieve these aims we publish original scientific studies, review and educational articles, and papers commenting on the clinical, scientific, social, political, and economic factors affecting health.” This site contains selected articles …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Medical Research

Before Birth and Beyond

Before Birth and Beyond

“The StorkNet community newsletter spotlighting articles on pregnancy, infant/child health, reader tips, freebies, and info of interest to parents and those who work in the areas of pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, parenting, and pediatrics.”
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Women’s Health–Pregnancy & Birth; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Parenting & Family Life

Archives of Internal Medicine

Archives of Internal Medicine

The mission of this journal is “to promote the art and science of medicine and the betterment of human health by publishing manuscripts of interest and relevance to internists practicing as generalists or as medical subspecialists.”
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Medical Research

American Medical News

American Medical News

This online version of the American Medical News covers the “professional, social, economic and policy issues in medicine. AMNews is published weekly by the American Medical Association as an impartial source of information affecting physicians and their practices.”
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Health & Medical Sciences News; Health & Medical Sciences–Health Care Issues

American Journal of Clinical Nutrition

American Journal of Clinical Nutrition

The online version of The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition contains an “Archive of All Online Issues: January 1966 – Present” (PDF or full-text only from 1/98-present) from the print publication which “is a peer-reviewed journal that publishes the latest worldwide basic and clinical studies relevant to human nutrition in topics such as obesit …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Nutrition & Diet

American Family Physician

American Family Physician

This is the online version of American Family Physician, a publication aimed at helping “practicing physicians get good, solid, focused medical information.” A section for patient information is also included.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Medical Research

American Heart Journal

American Heart Journal

The editors state that the purpose of this journal is “to provide the reader with primary investigation, scholarly review, and opinion concerning the practice of cardiovascular medicine and to emphasize the economics of medical care and the organization of the cardiovascular practice.” Users must register at no cost with Medscape in order to vie …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Specializations–Cardiology

Alcohol and Alcoholism

Alcohol and Alcoholism

“Alcohol and Alcoholism publishes papers on biomedical, psychological and sociological aspects of alcoholism and alcohol research, provided that they make a new and significant contribution to knowledge in the field. Papers include new results obtained experimentally, descriptions of new experimental (including clinical) methods of importance to th …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Addictions–Alcohol

The AIDS Reader

The AIDS Reader

“A peer reviewed clinical journal devoted exclusively to HIV disease and its complications. It includes up-to-the-minute commentary on such controversial issues as the heterosexual transmission of HIV, mandatory HIV testing of newborns, the public health consequences of poor inmate HIV care, and physician-assisted suicide.”
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Medical Research; Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–AIDS

Advances in Physiological Education

Advances in Physiological Education

“Advances in Physiology Education is dedicated to the improvement of teaching and learning physiology and to the advancement of physiology as a teaching profession. It publishes peer-reviewed descriptions of new strategies for teaching, reports of education research, critical reviews of current educational practice, essays on physiology education, …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Anatomy & Physiology; Education–Higher Education

Advances in Physiology Education

Advances in Physiology Education

“Advances in Physiology Education is dedicated to the improvement of teaching and learning physiology and to the advancement of physiology as a teaching profession. It publishes peer-reviewed descriptions of new strategies for teaching, reports of education research, critical reviews of current educational practice, essays on physiology education, …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Anatomy & Physiology; Education–Teachers & Administrators

Addiction Treatment Forum

Addiction Treatment Forum

“Our goal is to serve the addiction treatment community – both professionals and patients – as reporters of what has happened, what is happening today, and what might happen to further the successful treatment of drug addictions. Since addiction treatment is a very broad field, over the years, our primary focus has been on opiate addiction and the …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Addictions–Illegal Drugs; Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Addictions

The Affirmation Newsletter

The Affirmation Newsletter

“United Methodists for lesbian, gay, and bisexual concerns.”
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Religion & Theology–Faiths & Denominations–Christianity–Christian Denominations & Sects; Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual & Transgender

Ability Illustrated

Ability Illustrated

“The first publication focusing on disabilities to crossover into mainstream America.” Features articles concerning the ADA, as well as human interest stories, celebrity interviews, support center listings, and much more.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics–Political Advocacy Groups; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Disabilities; Health & Medical Sciences–Disabilities

AAA Alternative Health Tips

AAA Alternative Health Tips

“AAA Alternative Health Tips is prepared and edited by Dorothy McDonald. Contents come from the book ‘Feed Your Body Right’ by Dr. Lendon Smith, M.D. This ezine is emailed to our subscribers weekly. It is for those who are looking for better health through alternative health methods.”
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Alternative Medicine

National Organization for Rare Disorders, Inc.

National Organization for Rare Disorders, Inc.

A comprehensive site containing an index of rare disorders and databases containing articles, research, drug options, and links to support groups. The site also has a medical assistance program and recent news about rare disorders.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Genetic Disorders; Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes; Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Birth Defects

The National Center on Physical Activity and Disability

The National Center on Physical Activity and Disability

NCPAD (National Center on Physical Activity and Disability) promotes resources that enable persons with disabilities to be physically active. Their web site includes directories of organizations, programs, fact sheets, discussion groups, and online presentations.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Exercise & Fitness; Health & Medical Sciences–Disabilities

Intute: Nursing, Midwifery and Allied Health

Intute: Nursing, Midwifery and Allied Health

“NMAP (Nursing, Midwifery and Allied health Professions) is a gateway to evaluated, quality Internet resources, aimed at students, researchers, academics and practitioners in the health and medical sciences.”
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Nursing; Health & Medical Sciences–Medical Research; Health & Medical Sciences–Women’s Health–Pregnancy & Birth

Responsible Gambling Council (Ontario)

Responsible Gambling Council (Ontario)

“RGC(O) helps individuals and communities address gambling in a healthy and responsible way, through information, awareness/prevention, professional development, research.” This site provides users with access to InfoBase, an extensive online library resource for gambling reports, research and news, as well as a list of resources for those affecte …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Games–Gambling; Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Addictions–Process

Acupuncture.Com

Acupuncture.Com

Acupuncture information for patients, students, and practitioners. Feature articles, news, theory, a FAQ, a referal service, and more. Also covers Chinese herbal medicine, Qi Gong, Tui Na, and dietetics. Searchable.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Alternative Medicine–Acupuncture

PubMed

PubMed

“PubMed provides access to bibliographic information which includes MEDLINE as well as additional life science journals. MEDLINE is the National Library of Medicine’s (NLM) premier bibliographic database covering the fields of medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, and the preclinical sciences.

“PubMed also p …

Subject: Health & Medical Sciences; Science & Technology–Life Sciences; Health & Medical Sciences–Medical Research

Abilityhub: Assistive Technology Solutions

Abilityhub: Assistive Technology Solutions

Provides adaptive technology solutions for people with disabilities related to accessing daily information. Provides a basic overview of assistive technology, and links to companies and product descriptions for adaptive technologies.
Subject: Science & Technology–Communications; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Disabilities; Health & Medical Sciences–Disabilities

NIAAA Alcohol and Alcohol Problems Science Database

NIAAA Alcohol and Alcohol Problems Science Database

“ETOH is the world’s largest and most comprehensive online database of alcohol research literature and covers work found in peer-reviewed journals, books, conference papers and proceedings, reports, studies, and dissertation abstracts. Each record includes an abstract. The ETOH database is indexed with vocabulary from the Alcohol and Other Drug T …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Addictions–Alcohol; Health & Medical Sciences–Alcohol, Drugs & Tobacco

Alcohol and Other Drug Thesaurus: A Guide to Concepts and Terminology in Substance Abuse and Addiction

Alcohol and Other Drug Thesaurus: A Guide to Concepts and Terminology in Substance Abuse and Addiction

A controlled vocabulary of terms related to alcohol and drug use, abuse, treatment, and prevention. Includes concepts related to medicine, natural and social sciences, psychology, and economics. “The AOD Thesaurus provides a conceptual map of the multidisciplinary field of Alcohol and Other Drug research and practice, as well as standard terminolo …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Alcohol, Drugs & Tobacco; Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Addictions

Planned Parenthood Federation of America, Inc.