Australian Longitudinal Study on Women's Health
- also known as The Australian Longitudinal Study on Women's Health.
Conducting a variety of research projects with women throughout the country.
Body-Mind QueenDom - personality,
intelligence, and health-related tests; plenty of personal stories and advice
columns; and numerous articles on mental and women's health.
Center For Research On Women's Health
DrDonnica.com - articles,
information, and resources from a radio and television spokesperson.
E-WomensHealth.net - contains
informational sites about gynecology, hormones, sexually transmitted diseases,
and breast health.
Forum for Women's Health - a
collection facts, information, advice, and suggestions to help you deal with
your health concerns. All content on these pages is designed, written, and
developed by a woman physician and along with other women's health
Health Square - women's health
information center, includes articles written for the lay person.
Healthology: Women's Health Focus -
articles and videos on women's health issues.
Helios Health - animations,
information, discussion groups, news, and healthalert email updates on topics
from pregnancy to menopause.
iEmily - health and wellness site
just for girls. Find information about your changing body, fitness, nutrition,
friends, relationships, and more.
Imaginis.com - comprehensive resource
for news and information on breast cancer prevention, screening, diagnosis,
and treatment. Also covers related women's health issues.
Jacobs Institute of Women's Health -
nonprofit organization offering timely information, publications, and research
to advancing knowledge and practice in the field of women's health.
JAMA Women's Health Information Center
Ladies' Home Journal: Women's Health
- offers information on allergies, alternatives to hysterectomy, breast
cancer, cholesterol, fertility problems, menopause, and more.
Let's Talk About Bladder Control -
patient education brochures for women with bladder control problems,
discussing causes, treatments, and emotional issues of female urinary
MayoClinic.com: Women's Health Answers
- responses to questions about birth control, medical conditions, breast
self-examination, and other concerns.
Medical Information for Ladies -
shares information on a variety of health topics including birth control,
depression, HRT, pregnancy, and losing weight.
MerckSource: Women's Health -
information and assessments covering cervical, ovarian, and breast cancers,
endometriosis, menopause, reproductive and gynecologic issues, and
My First Visit - designed to help a
young woman understand what happens at her first visit to her general
practitioner or gynecologist.
National Black Women's Health Project
- African American health education, research, advocacy, and leadership
National Women's Health Information Center
- offers women's health resources and materials for consumers and
National Women's Hospital - largest
women's hospital in Australasia. National Women's provides comprehensive
maternity care with antenatal and postnatal facilities.
Natural Health Website for Women -
discusses the menopause, endometriosis, ovarian cysts, infertility, weight
loss, polycystic ovarian syndrome, and alternative HRT.
Navigating the Body: A Visibility Project
- art installation about women living in chronic pain by visual artist Susan
QuakerOatmeal.com: Nutrition for Women
- offers information on health, fitness, and food nutrition.
StrongWomen - provides fitness and
nutrition programs developed under the direction of Dr. Miriam Nelson.
Surgeon General's Report: Women and Smoking 2001
- detailing the reasons for smoking, usage patterns and trends, and the health
consequences of varying age groups.
SusanLoveMD.com - information about
women's health issues in midlife. Includes bulletin boards, decision making,
living with breast cancer, and personal guidance.
Take Wellness To Heart - an AHA site
that provides information about heart disease and stroke in women.
Tasmanian Women's Health Network -
with information on diseases, prevention and health centres.
UPHS: Premenstrual Syndrome -
description and treatment information.
Victory Center - community resource
for women to help themselves stay well through education and prevention.
Web by Women, for Women - devoted to
information on women's health, sexuality, and more.
WomanHealth.Net - the obstetrics and
gynecology patient education Web site for Saints Memorial WomanHealth.
Women Fitness - women's health and
fitness site. Offers detailed information on exercising, weight management,
strength training, nutrition, and motivation.
Women's Center for Mind-Body Health -
offers obstetrics and gynecology information on the mind-body connection,
effects of stress on women's health, and the medical use of interactive
Women's Health Action Trust - a
charitable trust with the aims of providing women with high quality
information and education services to enable them to maintain their health and
make informed choices about their health care.
Women's Health America Group -
resource for women's health information and products.
Women's Health Center - authoritative
resource on natural approaches to women's health, including herbal medicine,
nutrition, homeopathy, and Chinese Medicine.
Women's Health Hot Line - providing
information on women's health to the media and the general public.
Women's Health Interactive - place
for women to proactively learn about their health and health-related issues.
Women's Health Resources - brought to
you by the Canadian Women's Health Network.
Women's Healthguide - offers
resources for many aspects of women's health including osteoporosis,
menopause, bone cancer, and pregnancy.
New York Times Women's Health -
featuring comprehensive guides to issues of special concern to women.
PubMed - integrates information from
NCBI databases including nucleotide and protein sequences, macromolecular
structures, whole genomes, and MEDLINE.
National Library of Medicine's MEDLINEplus
- includes health news, topical features, drug information, medical
encyclopedia, dictionary, databases, directories, and other resources.
Infotrieve Free Medline Search
Medportal.com - search the National
Library of Medicine's Medline and Pre-Medline databases for the latest medical
journal information. Includes an index of other web sources.
Blood Transfusion Guidelines for International Travelers
Dr. Mark Wise's The Travel Clinic -
features advice on travel preparation, health precautions, common illnesses,
Fit for Travel - provides health
information for people traveling abroad from the U.K.
Health In China - includes medical
information, contacts, and health tips especially helpful to travelers and
Healthy Flying With Diana Fairechild
- source for healthy, safe and efficient travel information. Click here for
networking and lobbying to improve conditions for airline passengers.
International Association for Medical Assistance to Travellers
(IAMAT) - coordinates medical services for
travellers around the world.
International Society of Travel Medicine
- organization of professionals dedicated to the advancement of the specialty
of travel medicine.
Lonely Planet Health Check
MASTA - offers health and travel
information for traveling abroad. Includes information on diseases,
immunizations, travel products, visas, and insurance.
MDtravelhealth.com - travel health
information, updated daily, for physicians and travelers.
Medicine Planet - provides articles,
disease and immunization information, and other tips for travelers.
Travel Doctor - health information
for global adventure travellers, including customized lists of medicines, plus
advice on malaria, prophylaxis, and immunization.
Travel Doctor Online - offers an
interactive world map that gives information about diseases on a country
level, recommended vaccinations, and travel tips. Also in Danish.
Travel Health Information
Travel Health Online -
country-specific health and safety information answering questions about
immunizations and disease risk as you prepare for travel abroad.
Travel Medicine Consultants
Tropical Medical Bureau - provides
health information for international travellers from Ireland.
Virtual Hospital: Emporiatrics An Introduction to Travel
Medicine - online booklet providing basic
information for clinicians interested in the field of emporiatrics, with
particular emphasis on prevention of travel-related illness.
World Traveler - provides health
information for international travelers, including country-specific health
risks, health clinic locations, and advice on protection from Hepatitis.
CDC Travelers' Health - includes
information on outbreaks, specific diseases, recommended vaccinations, and
traveling with children and pets. Presented by the National Center for
Program for Monitoring Emerging Diseases
- searchable database alerts and updates is free of charge. Useful for those
living in or traveling to afflicted areas.
ABCNEWS.com: Health and Living
applesforhealth.com - topics for your
family, lifestyle, home, and business.
BBC News: Health
Bioscience and Medicine - read and
announce interesting developments in your field, new Internet resources, and
CBS HealthWatch - includes an archive
of resources, a daily diary, and news.
CBS2 News: Health - daily health and
fitness news from CBS2-TV in Los Angeles.
Channel4.com - Health - offers
advice, articles, a question forum, and more. Includes sections on autism,
bullying, and ADHD for parents.
Clinnix - daily news service focusing
on delivering health care information online.
coreynahman.com - pharmaceutical
information and news.
Doctor's Guide to the Internet - Medical News and Alerts
- latest medical news from conferences, the literature, newswires and the net.
drkoop.com: Health News - news
articles, health highlights, and health advice.
Englemed - latest news on health and
medical research from around the world. An independent service produced by
professional journalists and written in British English.
Fine Print News, The - the latest
Lyme disease and Chronic Fatigue Syndrome information in both audio and text
Health News and Information Directory
- health and medical news directory. Each subject lists related links and
HealthLeaders - offers magazine,
news, research reports, forums, and more for those working in the health care
HealthScout - watches the medical
world for news of personal interest to you and your family.
Healthy Resources - dedicated to
empowering people with chronic conditions including COPD and sleep apnea.
Patients collaborate with health care professionals to provide books,
information, community, services, and products to help one manage one's
HoltzReport - stories and
perspectives of medical journalist and broadcaster Andrew Holtz, former CNN
Internet Health Resources
Junk Science - examines questionable
"scientific developments", focusing on the public health research arena.
MDLinx.com - provides daily medical
news for a network of 34 specialty Web sites for physicians, patients, and
other healthcare professionals. Each site focuses exclusively on one medical
Medical Breakthroughs - multimedia
news site presented by Ivanhoe Broadcast News. Features groundbreaking medical
procedures and health discoveries.
MedNews - news search engine.
MedServ International - provides
medical news articles for the professional and layperson.
NewsFile - more than 15 newsweeklies
from three publishers, with emphasis on health, bioscience, medicine and
Reuters Health Information Services -
provides daily medical and health-related news written for the healthcare
Web Directory: Health Writer - list
of resources for journalists writing on health and medicine.
Your Health Daily - news from the New
York Times Syndicate.
World Health News - news digest from
the Center for Health Communication of the Harvard School of Public Health.
Case Health - forum for sharing
health success stories. Visitors can submit a story or search the database.
Dana BrainWeb - gives recommendations
from the Dana Alliance for Brain Initiatives for sites with validated current
information useful for the lay person.
Diseases, Disorders, and Related Topics
HealingWell.com - resources on
diseases, disorders, syndromes, and chronic illness. Includes current medical
news, books, chat, articles, and message boards.
International Classification of Diseases (ICD-9)
- tabular list of diseases and conditions.
medGrasp - features forum and chat
areas where patients can discuss their experiences with many diseases and
reference sources describing symptoms, treatments, and more.
Springbound.org - offers resources
for information pertaining to depression, bipolar disorder, dysthymia, eating
disorders, and anxiety.
WebHealth - includes an A-Z of
ailments and conditions, advice pages, support groups, and health guides.
Wonderful World of Diseases - catalog
of links and information on diseases and human conditions.
ChronicIllnet - abstracts on
groundbreaking research, research "bulletin boards," events calendars, guest
lectures, news articles and an "In the Community" section.
Combined Health Information Database, The
- provides titles, abstracts, and citations for health information and health
Healthfinder - provides consumers
with easy access to online, accurate health information.
AccentHealth - database of news,
articles, and information about conditions, medications, and tips for living a
Acronyms for Health Information Resources
- linked acronyms for information and data resources in the health sciences.
AfraidToAsk.com - offers in-depth
information about highly personal health issues. Topics include sexually
transmitted diseases, male and female genitalia, and depression.
America's Lifeline Online - charts of
U.S. health and population trends, with other country comparisons, for
teachers, policy makers, and families. Data and references included.
Americas Doctor - provides live chats
with a doctor, news, communities, and medical information. Also offers an
option to participate in health research studies.
Animated Medical Graphics - medical
terms and mechanisms of diseases are explained using animated graphics.
bodywellbeing - offers advice on
health, exercise, and alternative therapies including dieting, alcohol, the
five food groups, ways to reduce fat, and stress therapy.
BrainPOP - offers animated
educational movies and activities for kids.
Canadian Health Network (CHN) -
offers FAQs and articles on health from Health Canada, organized by topic and
CBSHealthWatch - personalizable
health site includes news, a library, and in depth information about a number
of topics, including wellness, cancer, and mental health.
Complete Home Medical Guide -
information about health, first aid, diseases, and medications
DiagnosisHealth.com - contains news,
discussion forums, and information on causes, diagnosis, and treatment of
Discovery Health - offers news and
DIY Doctor, The - offering
information about common health-care concerns including lifestyle and healthy
eating, child and senior health issues, and addiction.
Doctor's Lounge - online community in
which doctors from all over the world participate in the exchange of views and
the teaching of medicine.
drkoop.com - provides health and
medical information, including personalized news.
eCureMe.com - includes online advice,
medical self-diagnosis, encyclopedia of diseases, treatments, drug
information, and patient health charts.
emedlife.com - offers articles on
childcare, fitness, women, and sex.
Family Doctor - patient information
from the American Academy of Family Physicians.
Fit and Well - offers forums and
articles on natural remedies, drugs, sexual health, and more.
GayHealth - health and wellness site
serving the lesbian, gay, transgender, and bisexual communities.
Health Care Online - includes general
health information, news, yellow pages, and advice.
Health Spotlight, The - offers
physician-authored articles and video webcasts for varius health subjects.
Health.gov - list of governmental
sites related to health issues and topics.
HealthAnswers - online healthcare
videos for patients and consumers.
HealthCentral - providing consumer
Healthcommunities.com - providing
physician developed and monitored medical information and resources for
numerous topics including cardiology, dermatology, neurology, oncology, and
Healthmoon - information and tips for
healthy living including topics such as alcohol, diets, asthma, smoking, and
Healthology - provides health and
medical information, written by professionals for consumers, and offers
interactive online events.
Healthtouch - gives consumers
accurate information on dozens of health topics and diseases. Also contains a
medication guide on drug uses, precautions, and side effects.
HealthWorld Online - guide to a
variety of topics related to healthy living and alternative therapies.
Healthy Forum, The - offers
complementary medical advice, health and wellbeing foods, supplements, and
environmentally friendly products.
Healthy Ideas - from Prevention
HealthyNJ - consumer health website
from University Libraries at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New
Jersey. Includes sections on wellness, diseases, health in New Jersey, and
InteliHealth - comprehensive
collection of consumer health information.
Lambton Health Unit - offering
information on health issues including family, child, safety, disease, rabies,
and environmental concerns.
LaurusHealth.com - physician-reviewed
information on illnesses and conditions, pharmaceuticals, medical tests, and
Lifeclinic.com - resource for
information about prevalent health conditions such as high blood pressure,
diabetes, and heart disease. Offers a personalized health record service.
Lonestar Health - healthcare and
wellness articles, resources, reference guides, magazines, and more. Also
offers information on a network of North Texas hospitals and care providers.
M.D. Multimedia - information for
doctors and the general population.
Mamashealth.com - provides
information on a variety of diseases and conditions.
MDAdvice.com - provides family health
information, resources, and support.
Medformation.com - provides health
and medical news, interactive tools, physician reviewed information on
conditions, and more.
Medic-Planet - provides information
about medical conditions and diseases.
Medicine Box - offers consumer
medical information including medical conditions, remedies, and animal health.
Medicine Chest - online medical
encyclopedia providing information on a wide variety of conditions and a guide
to healthier living.
My Lifeguard for Health - offering
resources and news on health for women, men, children, and seniors, as well as
fitness, alternative medicine, and drugs.
MyHealthTestReminder.com - offers
free e-mail reminders to schedule routine cancer screening exams and other
regular health procedures.
mylifepath.com - provides information
on health and wellness along with daily news, journal and magazine articles,
personalized newsletters and email reminders, shopping, and more.
NetWellness - Ohio Valley community
health information network.
Ounce of Prevention: Keeps the Germs Away, An
- explains simple things you and your family can do to prevent getting
infectious diseases. From the Centers for Disease Control.
Patient Coach - dedicated to
improving patient education through a network of health web sites, articles,
and health links.
Physician Advisor, The - dedicated to
the dissemination of accurate medical information covering contemporary
popular medical topics.
physicianschat.org - educational
service with the purpose of supplying a God-centered approach to physical,
mental and spiritual healthcare.
Pocket Doctor - provider of health
information, services, and related products both on the web and through WAP
Praxis.MD - provides patient
information, a webzine called the Praxis Post, and subscription-based services
for consumers and professionals.
Remaining Healthy - offers
information and advice on men's and women's health issues, aging, and personal
Remedyfind - allows individuals and
healthcare professionals to rate the effectiveness of treatments they've used
for specific health conditions.
Research Matters at Harvard University
- offers insight and news on the latest discoveries and advances by Harvard
researchers. Organized by topic: mind, body, society, earth, space, and
Road To Health - promotes a healthy
lifestyle, a longer lifespan, and how to achieve it.
SavonHealth.com - comprehensive
health information site with tools and resources related to a wealth of
topics. Browse anonymously or sign up for personalized health information.
savvyHEALTH.com - real-time health
assessment and self-care planning tools for patients with chronic illnesses.
Also provides a forum for sharing information.
Selfhealth - offers resources for
maintaing and improving personal health.
Spotlight Health - offering celebrity
health awareness programs.
TipsOfAllSorts.com - offers advice,
information, and contact numbers for a variety of different illnesses.
TLContact.com - offers a free service
that creates personalized home pages to help patients and their support
network communicate throughout pregnancy, hospitalization, or long-term care.
TM Health Online - provides access to
a range of health related issues.
ukselfhelp.info - directory of U.K.
self-help groups and support organizations.
VhiHealth-e - offers customised
healthcare information, particularly focused on the Irish consumer.
WebHealthCentre.com - offers
consultations, health centre, references, general health topics, and
WebMD Health - features a wide range
of medical information, health and wellness tips, news, and more.
Well-Aware - providing information on
conditions, complementary treatments, as well as expert views written by
doctors in the U.K.
Wellness Guide - contains short
health tips for daily use about nutrition, exercise, mental health, and more.
Wellness Junction - provides health
and wellness articles on a variety of consumer and professional topics.
Yahoo! Health - provides health
research, expert advice, healthy recipes, and more.
YourHealth.com - provides a community
and an information source that includes chats, RealAudio interviews, and a
MayoClinic.com - offers information
on diseases and conditions, healthy living, drugs, and self-care.