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Aging Parents and Elder Care - Advice, comprehensive checklists, and links to key resources ... designed to make it easier for caregivers to quickly find the information they need ... and avoid missing things that are important in the care for their loved one. - directory of links to allergies, asthma, and intolerance and related resources on the Internet. The articles are organized by subjects and identified with content ratings, the target audience, and the type of originator. The databases are searchable by keywords or categories.

Allergy Center: Mayo Clinic - This site produced the Mayo Clinic Allergy Center provides information about causes of allergies and asthma along with the latest news and research on treatment and prevention.

Allergic Reaction: What Is It? - Allergy facts and information from InteliHealth designed to educate on the diagnosis, treatment, and future prevention of allergic reactions that occur within minutes of exposure to an offending substance.


Alzheimer Research Forum - A scientific knowledge base on Alzheimer disease, with research news, expert commentaries, and databases for peer-reviewed articles, drugs, research reagents, grants, jobs, conferences, and more.

American Council for Drug Education

Atlas of the Body - This site by the American Medical Association presents anatomy and medical illustrations of the human body by major sections including, brain, circulatory system, muscles, respiratory system, nervous system, and the female reproductive system.

Dental Information - Consumer information from the Univ. of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine. Topics include root canal, gum surgery, crowns, filings and implants. - Prescription drug information and news for professionals and consumers. Search our drug database for comprehensive prescription and patient information on 24,000 drugs online.

Dr. Ruth's Sexnet

The eSkeletons Project  - site provides valuable anatomical information to medical students and zoologists . Besides offering a complete human skeleton (that rotates), the eSKeletons Project lets you investigate the difference between human and baboon skeletons.

Gray's Anatomy of the Human Body - Site features 1,247 vibrant engraving from the classic 1918 publication, as well as a subject index with 13,000 entries ranging from the Antrum of Highmore to the Zonule of Zinn.

Keep Kids Healthy - A Pediatrician's guide to your children's health and safety. - Site provides doctor-approved health information about children from before birth through adolescence. Created by The Nemours Foundation's Center for Children's Health Media, there are separate areas for kids, teens, and parents - each with its own design, age-appropriate content, and tone.

The Merck Manual Home Edition - The complete Merck Manual of Medical Information, Home Edition is available at this content-rich site.

The Merck Manual of Geriatrics - Site provides information on nursing care, pharmacy issues, discussions of the best drugs for the elderly. Also included are chapters on dementia, Alzheimer's disease, rehabilitation, respiratory failure, and managed care.

National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine - Site provides information about complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) and the National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (NCCAM). It is designed to give you a quick overview of NCCAM efforts to advance CAM research. 

New England Journal of Medicine - The online version of the weekly medical journal. - The Universe of Women's Health

Online Medical Symptom Checker - Need information as you determine what to do about your symptoms? Get help figuring them out by answering a series of questions. To get started, click on male or female, regardless of age, then the part of the body that is troubling you.

Pharmacy - WWW Virtual Library

PharmWeb - database of information on the Web for patients and health professionals. - Click on the U.S. map or enter your ZIP code to see pollen alerts for your area, the predominant type of pollen, and a four-day forecast based on 1,470 biological and meteorological factors. 

Prescription Drugs Guide - Comprehensive information about more than 1,000 prescription medications, including side effects and possible food and drug interactions. Data supplied by the Physicians Desk Reference Family Guide To Prescription Drugs.

Scorecard: Pollution Rankings - This site allow you to search a zip code to learn about environmental issues in your community. The site ranks and compares the pollution situation in areas across the US and also profiles 6,800 chemicals, making it easy to find out where they are used and how hazardous they are.

State Health Facts - Site offers detailed profiles of each state's demographics, health needs indicators, health insurance coverage and medicaid, alongside comparisons with the United States as a whole.

The Virtual Autopsy - This Web site allows you to be the pathologist. You're presented with several case studies including symptoms, examination and test results, progression of the case and an "interactive cadaver."

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