Consumer Health

CAPHIS(Consumer and Patient Health Information Section)
Maintains a list of the top 100 health-information Web sites.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Offers health news and information in English and Spanish. It is one of the best places to go for travel health, statistics, and immunization information.

MEDLINEplus will direct you to information to help answer health questions. MEDLINEplus brings together by health topic authoritative information from NLM, The National Institutes of Health (NIH), other government, non-profit and other health-related organizations. Preformulated MEDLINE searches are included in MEDLINEplus and give easy access to the medical research library.

Mayo Clinic
Consumer health information brought to you by the Mayo Clinic.

National Library of Medicine
Worlds largest medical library.

National Institutes of Health
NIH scientists investigate ways to prevent disease as well as the causes, treatments, and even cures for common and rare diseases.

Information for the consumer on disease overviews, treatment options, drug information and clinical trials. from the American Academy of Family Physicians
Dedicated to providing continuing comprehensive health care to the public.
From the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
The HealthCentral Network, Inc. has a collection of owned and operated Web sites and multimedia affiliate properties providing timely, in-depth, trusted medical information, personalized tools and resources, and connections to a vast community of leading experts and patients for people seeking to manage and improve their health.
The National Women's health information center. Brought to you by the Department of Health and Human Service, this government resource provides information on women's health issues in both English and Spanish.

The official U. S. Government Site for Medicare Information.

Guide to Diagnostic Tests
Harvard Health Publications
Harvard Medical School

Lab Tests Online
A public resource on clinical lab testing from the lab professionals who do the testing.

Understanding Gene Testing
This site provides basic information about gene testing and key genetic concepts.