- Small site that has a lot of useful information on improving
an individual's sleep health.
Center for Disease Control and
American Council on Science
and Health - This is "a consumer education consortium
concerned with issues related to food, nutrition, chemicals,
pharmaceuticals, lifestyle, the environment and health. ACSH
is an independent, nonprofit, tax-exempt organization . .
. . .ACSH was founded in 1978 by a group of scientists who
had become concerned that many important public policies related
to health and the environment did not have a sound scientific
basis. These scientists created the organization to add reason
and balance to debates about public health issues and bring
common sense views to the public."
Drugs.com - Drug information
online. Extensive library of info on prescription drugs and
their interactions with other drugs. Has a nice "pill
identifier" feature, too. If you must take prescriptions,
this is a great resource.
Druginfo.net - From
the site: "Drug Infonet provides drug and disease information
for your healthcare needs . . . . Drug Infonet brings this
free resource to you so that you become a more informed consumer
- From the site: "eMedicineHealth provides comprehensive
first aid and emergency information to prepare you for medical
emergencies, injuries, minor medical conditions and basic
first aid. In addition, you will find health, medical, lifestyle
and wellness information for your entire family."
GP Notebook (medical
- Indian site, but is in English. Has all sorts of health
information on it, including a nice virtual library of e-books.
Does have traditional and modern medicine info.
Health.Wiki.com - From
the site: "a user powered health community . Our community
writes about health issues important to them and contributes
to our growing health encyclopedia."
Healthy World Online
good are your health sources?
Internet Drug Index
Life Extension Foundation
Mayo Clinic - The
actual clinic is not available on the web, but their website
has a lot of information. Description from the site: "Mayo
Clinic's three main Web sites provide information and services
from the world's first and largest integrated, not-for-profit
group medical practice. Manage your health with information
and tools that reflect the expertise of Mayo's 2,500 physicians
- They claim to bring doctor's knowledge to you. Has health
news, disease prevention and general symptomology.
Medline Plus - Sponsored
by the U.S. National Library of Medicine and the National
Institutes of Health, this site has a wealth of health topics
on over 700 diseases. It even appears to take a balanced approach
by talking about both supplements and drugs.
National Electronic Library
Natural Health Expertise
Online Medical Dictionary
The Quack Files -
Site that attempts to debunk some of the alternative medicine
Quack Watch - Reportedly
independent site that tries to oust all the quacks in the
alternative medical field (and even those in the mainstream
that are quacks).
Red Flags Weekly
RxList - The internet
drug list. Has info on all the drugs you may want to look
Safe Fetus - If you
or someone you love is pregnant, this is a great place to
look up specific information about how prescription drugs
will affect you or your unborn child.
WebMD - From the site:
"WebMD provides valuable health information, tools for
managing your health, and support to those who seek information."
A trusted name in traditional medical information on the web.
- A site with symptoms of over 3000 diseases. They claim to
be unaffiliated with any pharma or medical association, which
is nice for an unbiased opinion.
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Alternative Health News
American Holistic Health Association*
- The free and impartial wellness resource connection you to
the power of choice. Offers a couple of free ebooks and/or audio
books, as well as a listing of holistic practitioners in the
U.S. and even health articles.
American Botanical Council
Medical Association - The official site for the AHMA, has
a doctor finder and other nice resources for people wanting
of Sleeping Pills
Devita's Wellness Institute
of Living and Learning
- Website discusses the problems with "dirty" electricity
and delves into some research that has been done on the subject.
Thankfully, they also offer solutions about this often overlooked
Fluoride Action Network
Healing Edge Sciences
Health A to Z
Homeopathic Educational Services
- Site that specializes in books and other educational material
for those who wish to learn more about homeopathy. Commercial
site, but has some free articles.
Health Encyclopedia - Useful health information from the
InteliHealth - This
site tries to balance natural health with traditional medicine
practices, and appears to favor scientific evidence over hype
Coalition for Drug Awareness
The Longevity Meme
National Health Federation
National Vaccine Info Center
Product Insider Ebooks - Although this is geared toward
businesses, there is information, like the herbal guidebook,
that could be helpful for consumers, too.
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