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on information on any healthcare website.
Acne.com: An acne resource run by dermatologists.
Acne.org: Come here for an unbiased, free resource to quickly and easily find information on acne and
acne treatment options.
Acne-Answers: Provide information on all topics related to acne treatment, acne prevention, acne
products, and skin care.
popular smoking cessation program is now available for free.
the dedicated team and holistic approach at Beachway Therapy Center.
experience, strength, and hope with each other that they may solve their common problem and help
others to recover from a gambling problem.
QuitAlcohol.com: An educational initiative with the Alcohol Abuse Counsel and a trained group of
volunteers for help with quiiting alcohol.
Rehabinfo.net: Addiction can cost you everything. A call for help is free. Find trusted addiction treatment.
their experience, strength, and hope with each other so they may overcome their sexual addiction and
help others recover from sexual addiction or dependency.
SoberRecovey: The alcoholism and addictions resource guide. Includes alcoholism and drug addiction,
mental illness, abuse and trauma, dual diagnosis, gambling, codependency, and more.
specializing in drug addiction, alcoholism, dual diagnosis, and eating disorders, in North Miami Beach,
Web of Addictions: The Web of Addictions is dedicated to providing accurate information about alcohol
and other drug addictions.
ADHD (Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder):
ADHD Assessment: If you live in North Central Florida (Gainesville and Ocala) and you or your child need
a neuropsychological evaluation for ADHD, this site is a good one to check out.
recognize the special needs of misunderstood children.
treatments of ADHD, with information on getting help and coping.
Adopting.com: Here you will find everything prospective adoptive parents need to know about adopting.
Adoption.com: Their mission is to help children find loving, permanent homes. Provides critical information
at the decision-making moment to women facing crisis pregnancies. Assists adoptees and birthparents to
find birth families and are especially committed to helping special needs children find families.
Adoption.org: Information on unplanned pregnancy, hoping to adopt, international adoption, birth family
search, just adopted, adoptive families, foster parenting, stepparent adoption, and much more.
adoption process with integrity and understanding.
particularly for children with special needs and those from minority cultures.
Orphan Doctor.com: This site was designed to educate families hoping to adopt children both
domestically and from abroad, starting with pre-adoption counseling to long-term developmental issues
Parent Profiles: This site provides an environment where parents of children in need of adoption can
connect with qualified adopting parents seeking to adopt, to find the best possible placement for their
children, resulting in the successful and permanent adoption of more children.
3000 children adopted abroad offering insight into how these children fare in the U.S.
with links for countries A to Z.
(NCADI) is the Nation's one-stop resource for information about substance abuse prevention and
and medical sites, researchers, professors, teachers, and others.
medicines and natural health supplements for diabetes, impotence, weight loss, allergy, kidney problems,
hypertension, and high blood cholesterols.
Consumer Lab.com: Provides independent test results and information to help consumers and healthcare
professionals evaluate health, wellness, and nutrition products.
Dr. Weil.com: This is the website of the famous alternative medicine doctor, Dr. Andrew Weil. A must
Healthy.net: 24-hour health resource center--a virtual health village where you can access information,
products, and services to help create your wellness-based lifestyle.
HerbMed: An interactive, electronic herbal database - provides hyperlinked access to the scientific data
underlying the use of herbs for health.
MedHerb: A site that provides information of medicinal herbs or herbalism practiced a clinical setting.
ActiveAmp.org: A web resource for amputee sports and for amputees who have or want an active life
International links to amputee and disability related web sites to provide quick access to some of the best
amputee resources available.
custom-made prosthetic and orthotic devices.
ANATOMY and PHYSIOLOGY:
become a more informed patient about the medical care you receive before, during, and following surgical
and diagnostic procedures.
AnesthesiaWeb: An independent educational resource by and for anesthesia providers.
the study and growth of ambulatory anesthesia.
Arthritis.org: A voluntary health agency covering arthritis and related conditions.
recommendations, and an ask the expert section on arthritis.
of tinnitus and hyperacusis.
provide sign language interpreting/transliterating services for Deaf and Hard of Hearing persons.
Babies R Us: Babies R Us is one of the premier baby product retailers.
BabyCenter: A complete online resource for new and expectant parents.
BabyNames.com: Ethnically diverse database of many baby names and meanings.
BestLittleBaby.com: BestLittleBaby.com has pregnancy resources and tons of fun ways to find the best
created by VIP Clean.
SuperBaby: Premium Baby Products Online to help develop verbal,motor,social and emotional skill in
Think BabyNames.com: Baby names resource on the origin, meaning, and history of first names for boys
#1 Back Pain Site: Information about conditions, therapies, exercises, and doctors who treat back pain.
Spine-Health.com: In-depth information to help patients understand, prevent and seek appropriate
treatment for back pain and neck pain-written and reviewed by leading spine physicians.
Kareo: Whether you're a doctor, manage a practice or run a billing company, Kareo has the tools and
software to make your job easier.
Blog Hints: A directory of numerous health blogs are included on this site.
Blogarama: A directory of numerous health blogs are included on this site.
KevinMD: The world's most popular scoial media resource for pysicians.
BOARD CERTIFIED PHYSICIANS:
creates its examinations, strives to improve training, and contributes to setting the standards for internal
your area. Organized by specialty area.
practice, elevate the standards, and advance the science of neurological surgery, and thereby to serve
the cause of public health.
certifies obstetricians and gynecologists in the United States.
injuries, risk factors, outcome, and how much of a public health problem it poses.
Jodi House: A non-profit organization providing services for adults with acquired brain injuries in Santa
brain tumors. Their mission is to raise funds for scientific research, heighten public awareness, and to
improve prognosis and quality of life for those that are affected.
treatment options, clinical trials, social work resources, and living with a brain tumor.
Virtual Trials: Includes a brain tumor guide, survivors stories, message boards, a noteworthy treatments
section, daily brain tumor news, newsletters, and much more.
It has already raised more than 165 million dollars. Can you help too?
you on the NABCO website. All services are free of charge.
and works to improve access to high quality health care and breast cancer research.
The following links are for cancer in general. If you are looking for links for a specific type of cancer by
name, such as breast cancer, please look for that as well.
health organization dedicated to fighting cancer. Available on this website are cancer information
resources, community programs and services, research, ways to make donations, news, information on
meetings and conferences, a discussion board, and more.
of volunteers, whose mission is the eradication of cancer and the enhancement of the quality of life of
people living with cancer.
Cancer Care Cancer: A national non-profit organization whose mission is to provide free professional
help to people with all cancers through counseling, education, information and referral and direct financial
Moss Reports: Ralph Moss writes detailed reports on a wide variety of cancer types and situations. Many
people have found these reports to be an extremely helpful way of rapidly gaining knowledge in a difficult
field. If he doesn't have what you want, he may make it for you.
date information on many types of cancer, information on clinical trials, resources for people dealing with
cancer, and information for researchers and health professionals.
communicate with colleagues, explore the field's journals, investigate devices, find out about meetings,
engage in lively discussions, and conduct private electronic meetings.
Caregiving.com: When you care for an aging relative, you may feel like your life has turned upside down.
You may find yourself asking: Why me? Why now? What now? Visit this website for lots of information
the most appropriate resources, such as, home health care, assisted living, community day programs,
and nursing homes.
Help Me: Coping with the Nursing Home Decision This article is designed to help the family members and
friends to better understand grief and loss and how they are expressed in words, actions, and/or
professionals who help them and to increase public awareness of issues facing family caregivers.
CENTRAL PAIN SYNDROME:
for people suffering from Central Pain Syndrome.
PainOnline: Widely regarded as one of the best Central Pain Syndrome websites around.
society devoted to the study of cerebral palsy and other childhood onset disabilities.
organization. Includes a section on legislative affairs.
to treat high cholesterol.
PainsWeb: A Resource for all types of Chronic Pain.
CONGENITAL HEART DISEASE:
information, support services, and resources to families of children with congenital heart defects and
acquired heart disease, adults with congenital heart defects, and the professionals who work with them.
CPR Resource: Learn about CPR in our detailed entry on Advanced Cardiac Life Support.
DANDY WALKER NETWORK:
information, to find a dentist in your area, and for more great dental resources.
about conditions related to hair, skin, and nails.
information for the public.
health organization providing diabetes research, information and advocacy.
frequently asked questions, news, statistics, state programs, and much more.
and treatment of diabetes, especially in children.
Diabetes Mall: Find great tips for living with diabetes, tons of resources, and a free weekly newsletter!
Diabetes UK: The leading charity working for people with diabetes. They fund research, campaign and
help people to live with diabetes.
healthier! We help over 40,000 clients annually lose weight with our weight loss system designed by
topics related to weight loss and obesity.
Disability.gov: Connecting the disability community to information and opportunitest.
shock. If you believe that your loved one has suffered from sepsis, a blood infection, and you want to
discuss pursuing a lawsuit, contact us for a free consultation with an experienced nursing home sepsis
Transit Plus: Come here for a company that sells vehicles and adaptive equipment to meet the needs of
people with various disabilities.
Every Diet: Provides dieting information on diverticulitis.
driving since 1980.
expanded to combat underage drinking, other drug use, impaired driving, teen violence and teen
depression and suicide.
much more on the topic of dysautonomia.
ACLS Practice Test: For those looking to test their skills for ACLS recertification and certification.
scores. Come here for the official MCAT home page.
affordable online education.
that offer free laptops for their students.
for the MCAT.
ELECTRONIC HEALTH RECORDS:
Medical Practice backed by our reliable Meditab support organization.
Mind Reading: The Interactive Guide to Emotions Using the Mind Reading software where you can
explore over 400 emotions, seeing and hearing each one performed by six different people.
finding a cure for the disease as well as providing education, support, and research.
Epilepsy Foundation: This great website represents the only such organization wholly dedicated to the
welfare of people with epilepsy.
care professionals and the public regarding the risk factors, risk reduction and treatment options and
outcome for gastro-esophageal cancers and their earliest state as well as to advance medical research
related to diagnosis, treatment and prevention.
techniques, research studies, medical journal listings, conference coverage, interviews with experts,
treatment, and more.
Fibromyalgia Support: Everything you need to know to live the life you want to live. A resource for those
wanting to learn about fibromyalgia or learn how to fight the disease. Contains over eighty articles on
fibromyalgia and chronic fatigue syndrome.
sleep differently and shares tips on how to get better rest.
improving the quality of life for people with fibromyalgia by increasing the awareness of the public, media,
government and medical communities.
24 Hour Fitness Club: A real fitness club with great info on training, nutrition, exercise, healthy recipes
Body-Fitness-Guide: Educational guide to body fitness, including information on body building exercises,
workouts & bodybuilding tips.
Fitness and Results: Personal fitness trainers in Montgomery County, Maryland that help clients with their
fitness exercise programs.
Fitness Online: Come here for fitness advice, and learn how to eat healthy, build muscle, lose weight, and
GENERAL MEDICAL REFERENCES:
the health and safety of people. Come here for information on a wide array of medical topics.
descriptions of various medical topics.
30 subspecialty books.
Healthfinder: A government website that helps you find reliable health information.
Health Grades: Find ratings of the quality of hospitals, physicians, nursing homes, and health care
ICD Codes: A complete listing of ICD-10 diagnostic codes.
breakthroughs, family health and issues important to women.
files, 132,100 medical cases, 11,000 audio and video files, and much much more. A must see!
Medline Plus: Contains carefully selected links to Web resources with health information. Links to pre-
formulated searches of the MedLine database allow you to find references to latest health professional
articles on your topic.
and general information.
New Scientist: The ultimate science and technology website. Contains daily news, conference reports,
hot topics, answers to puzzling questions, a job database, links, and much much more.
from Addictions .to Weight Loss.
Pub Med: The most popular way to search for medical articles.
WebMD: Perhaps the most famous of all medical reference websites, you can find information on
WebMD about almost any topic related to medicine.
Many words in medicine have their origins in Greek mythology.
Greek Mythology: An excellent site about Greek mythology. Come here to find about biographies,
images, maps, articles, and tons of other information related to Greek mythology.
discovered the bacteria, Helicobacter pylori.
Revivogen: Natural hair loss prevention and treatment solution.
professionals about headache causes and treatments.
heart diseases and conditions, warning signs, and resources in your local area.
treatment of tinnitus and hyperacusis.
INDEPENDENT MEDICAL REVIEWS:
bill review, & utlization review to Insurance Carriers, TPA's, MSO's, HMO's, Worker Comp, etc.
Getting Pregnant: Thinking about trying for a baby? Or already started on the quest to get pregnant? This
site was conceived to help you conceive.
Infertility Blues: A major goal of this site is to provide patients with practical, up-to-date information to
ease the struggle with infertility. The site provides daily infertility news and research finding updates
with a special emphasis on natural Mind/Body strategies to complement traditional medical treatments
(e.g., meditation, relaxation exercises, yoga, acupuncture, etc.).
CDC WISQARS: Come to this government site for all sorts of statistics on non-fatal injuries and injury-
to individuals and self-employed.
companies providing health insurance coverage to more than 200 million Americans.
Simply enter your information once and you are instantly matched with the most competitive companies
in the business.
IRRITABLE BOWEL SYNDROME:
IBSPage.com: A long list of links to sites about irritable bowel syndrome.
IBS Tales: A personal webpage from an IBS sufferer with extensive information on the condition.
Healthcare Jobs: Helps you find a healthcare job, medical job, nursing job, or hospital job.