Cochrane Complementary Medicine Based at the
University of Maryland Center for Integrative Medicine and providing systematic
reviews on complementary, alternative and integrative medicine (CAM) therapies.
This collection of fact sheets and other resources from the NIH Office of Dietary Supplements and other federal government sources presents information about dietary supplements and their ingredients. These include vitamins, minerals, herbs and botanicals, probiotics, and more.
Drugs, Herbs, and Supplements MedlinePlus provides information on effectiveness, usual dosage, and drug
interactions of supplements and herbal remedies.
The Herb Research Foundation Dedicated to the safe, effective use of herbs and other natural products for health promotion and natural healing.
Provides links to the top health information resources for patients on a wide range of topics. This site is produced by CAPHIS of the Medical Library Association.
Medline Plus Online health information resource for patients and their families and friends. It is a service of the National Library of Medicine (NLM), the world's largest medical library, and a part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH).
The Merck Manual Home Health Handbook Highly detailed, complete, authoritative medical information for the general public. Addresses medical topics, drug information and self-assessment tools.
Learn about dental health topics, preventive oral care, common dental ... Learn how to brush your teeth properly, floss for healthy gums and what to do in a dental emergency. Brought to you by the ADA American Dental Association..
Poisoning, Toxicology, Environmental Health Provides easy to understand information on
everyday places and situations where you might be exposed to chemicals or substances that may affect your health, ways
to protect yourself, your family, and your community.
Patient education and empowerment initiative
brought to you by the American College of Cardiology.
Dietary Ingredients Alphabetical List Information from the
labels of over 2,000 brands of dietary supplements in the marketplace,
including vitamins, minerals, herbs or other botanicals, amino acids, and other
OncoLink This site is maintained by a group of oncology
professionals who understand the need of patients, caregivers and healthcare
professionals. Content is continually updated and ranges from treatment and
disease information for a newly diagnosed patient, support through the side
effects of treatment, and into survivorship.
PDQ is NCI's comprehensive source of cancer
information. It contains cancer information summaries on a wide range of cancer
topics; drug information summaries on many cancer-related drugs and drug
combinations; and dictionaries of general cancer terms, drug terms, and
Reviewed: October 2021
Salud de los Consumidores (Consumer Health - Spanish)
Materiales orientados al paciente / consumidor relativos a las enfermedades y condiciones, prevención y bienestar, embarazo, recién nacidos, niños, adolescentes y adultos mayores. (Patient/consumer oriented materials concerning diseases and conditions, prevention & wellness, pregnancy, newborns, children, teens and seniors.)
La misión de la NAHH es mejorar la salud y el bienestarde los hispanos en los Estados Unidos. Datos de salud ennumerosos temas están disponibles en Inglés y Español. (The mission of NAHH is to improve the health and well being of Hispanics in the United States. Health facts on numerous topics are available in English and Spanish.)
HealthReach is a national collaborative partnership that has created a resource of quality multilingual, multicultural public health information for those working with or providing care to individuals with limited English proficiency.
Find the most current trends in cancer occurrence and survival, as well as information on symptoms in the Cancer Facts & Figures titles. Each title is available for free PDF download and earlier editions are also archived for historic reference.
Community Data Profiles are available on various subject areas such as cause of death, chronic diseases, unintentional injuries, prenatal and others. Each Community Data Profile table provides data on 15-30 indicators for each geography selected. Information provided includes the number of events, rate for the selected geography, statistical significance compared to the state, quintile ranking (for counties) and the state rate.
A free, on-line query system on data from the Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project (HCUP). It provides access to health statistics and information on hospital inpatient and emergency department utilization.
Easily view arrest reports, crime data, boat and drowning incidents, meth stats, traffic crashes, missing persons and Uniform Crime Reporting (UCR) Statistical Analysis Website which provides data concerning crime in the United States.
Compare countries on just about anything! A massive central data source and a handy way to graphically compare nations. NationMaster is a vast compilation of data from such sources as the CIA World Fact book, UN, and OECD.
Publications produced as a result of research conducted by recipients of RWJF grants. Research focuses on childhood obesity, health care coverage, pioneering health care solutions, underserved populations, and more.
Data and statistics for Springfield, MO and Greene County concerning animal control, communicable diseases, health
education, immunizations, restaurant inspections, vital statistics, maternal-child
health and WIC.