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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

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

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

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

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

Pain Resource Center

Pain Resource Center

Bibliographies of print literature and links to online resources about chronic pain management, pain assessment, palliative health care, quality assurance, and ethics in nursing. Offers resources for both consumers and healthcare professionals.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Aging; Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Cancer; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Social Work; Health & Medical Sciences–Nursing; Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–AIDS; Health & Medical Sciences–Pain Treatment & Management; Health & Medical Sciences–Diseases, Disorders & Syndromes–Blood Disorders