Health Resources USA
Find valuable resources in health, medical and fitness information including Mayo Clinic, NIH, Centers for Disease Control, Psychological.
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Below you will find free online health information and resources rich in information, advice and research. Hopefully, one or more of the these organizations will assist in providing you answers, health referrals, senior health information or education in your topic area. We at Bay Bridge Fitness find them very valuable.
AARP - AARP is a nonprofit membership organization of persons 50 and older dedicated to addressing their needs and interests. AARP offers a number of free booklets on topics that are of special interest to Americans who are 50+. Topics cover a wide range of interests, including: health insurance, grandparenting, Medicare, financial planning, staying healthy, and consumer protection. Plus AARP Magazine for Seniors.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) - Located in Atlanta, Georgia the CDC is an agency of the Department of Health and Human Services. The CDC is recognized as the lead federal agency for protecting the health and safety of people - at home and abroad, providing credible information to enhance health decisions, and promoting health through strong partnerships.
Food Navigator.com - European portal on food ingredients, additives and nutrition providing news, market reports & science on food safety, fibers, proteins, enzymes for the bakery, beverage, dairy industries.
Health Resources and Services Administration - U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services: Health Professions, Healthcare systems, Maternal and Child health, Primary healthcare, Rural health.
HealthFinder.gov - Information on Diseases, conditions and injuries. Find organizations, Drug database - Get information on hundreds of prescription and over-the-counter drugs. From the National Health Information Center, Washington, DC, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
Healthline.com - A resource that brings together valuable information on topics such as medications, health, diseases and conditions, treatments, finding a doctor in your zip code, supplements and natural medicine.
HealthyWomen.org - Women's Health Information from the National Women's Health Resource Center.
MedlinePlus Child Dental Health - Provides information collections on Child Dental Health organizations from Screening, dental Hygiene, Prevention, Treatments, to teeth Nutrition and Oral Health issues, Journals, statistics and children's dental health directories.
National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases - The NIH Osteoporosis and Related Bone Diseases ~ National Resource Center provides patients, health professionals, and the public with an important link to resources and information on metabolic bone diseases. The mission of NIH ORBD~NRC is to expand awareness and enhance knowledge and understanding of the prevention, early detection, and treatment of these diseases as well as strategies for coping with them. Bone Resource sections feature: Bone Health (General), Osteoporosis, Paget's Disease, Osteogenesis Imperfecta, Juvenile Bone Health, other Diseases/Disorders Related to Bone Health.
Psych Central - is the Internet's largest and oldest mental health social network created and run by mental health professionals to guarantee reliable, trusted information and support communities to consumers, for over 12 years. Psych Central's huge site provides information, News, Research, Resources, Drug descriptions, interactions and side effects info. Some unique issues covered include Alcoholism, Anorexia Nervosa, Anxiety & Panic, Bipolar Disorder, Child Disorders, Depression, Eating Disorders, Schizophrenia, Sexual Issues, Grief & Loss, Parenting Psychotherapy, Relationships. A very interesting website.
U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services - Public Health Priorities, Reports and Publications, Health and Human Services Information, Diseases and Conditions, Safety and Wellness, Drug and Food Information, Resource Locators.
USA.gov Health & Nutrition - the U.S. government's official web portal offering massive important info on Foods, Recalls, Nutrition, Fitness, African-American health, Health insurance, health news, statistics, Doctor and Dentist directories, Nursing Home comparisons, Public health clinics, hospital comparisons, Medicaid and Medicare information, Health by Population group, all health topics including Food Safety, and much more.
WebMD - Features myriads of health articles and information for diseases, illnesses and conditions from A-to-Z. A small overview includes ADD/ADHD, Allergies, Alzheimer's disease, Anxiety disorders, Arthritis, Asthma, Bipolar disorder, Cancers, Cholesterol info, cold & flu, Depression issues, Diet, Weight loss, Fitness, Food & Cooking, Heart health, Heartburn, Hypertension, IBS, Menopause, Migraines, Osteoporosis, Pregnancy & Parenting, Sexual conditions, Skin problems, Sleep disorders, Stroke and much more. This is a valuable health resource.