* Excellent Resources
* Articles & Websites
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University of Maryland Medical Center
Ask A Patient Homepage ~ There are 3 parts to this excellent website:
~ Rate Your Medicine
~ Research Assistant [Multitude of links here]
~ Opinion Polls
Very easy to use.
Statins page... "Ask A Patient" Questionnaires at the bottom of page
American Family Physician ~ Official clinical journal of the American Academy of Family Physicians gives online access to all editions back to May 1996
Center for Science in the Public Interest (CSPI) ~ On nutrition, food, additives, drugs etc. Lots of articles.
Centers for Disease Control (CDC) ~ CDC website.... This website has a wealth of information of various diseases and health issues, US Govt. website
Diabetics International Foundation
Diabetics World is a FREE web site by diabetics, for diabetics and about diabetics. All involved with diabetes are welcome.
Drug Info Net ~ Selected package and patient inserts from drug manufacturer's web sites; Search Engine by generic name, manufacturer, or therapeutic class; Medical Ref. & Study Section; Q & A boards; Drug Interactions with other Drugs, Foods, and Herbal Medicines. Links to government sites, hospitals, websites with tips and information on specific health problems.
eMedicine ~"Instant access to the minds of medicine"; A Comprehensive knowlegebase.
FamilyDoctor.org - Health Information for the Whole Family ~ By the American Academy of Family Physicians.... New AAFP Guide to Family Health and Wellbeing ...
Mayo Clinic ~ A health oriented website chock full of medical information including information on diseases, treatments
Med Watch ~ by FDA ~ MedWatch,
your Internet gateway for timely safety information on the drugs and
other medical products regulated by the U.S. Food and Drug
The FDA Safety Information and Adverse Event Reporting Program.
Transmit a Report directly to the FDA from this site.
MedlinePlus ~ Extensive
information from the National Institutes of Health and other trusted
sources on over 650 diseases and conditions. Also lists of
hospitals & physicians, medical encyclopedia &
dictionary, health information in Spanish, prescription &
nonprescription drugs, and links to thousands of clinical trials.
Updated daily. No advertising. MedlinePlus does not endorse any
company or product.
National Library of Medicine - National Institutes of Health ~ Biomedical journal literature from MEDLINE/PubMed. Health and drug information for patients, family and friends ...
Natural Alternatives to Cholesterol-Lowering Drugs
By Dr. Ray Sahelian ~ iHerb.com website ~ Very good description of each nutrient /herb as it relates to cholesterol
Neuopathy.org ~ A
public non profit organization. Established by people with neuropathy,
their families and friends, to provide support and education, and to
fund research to find a cure. [Tax Free Membership Required for
NursesPDR.com ~ Patient
inserts (detailed manufacturer pamphlet); additional information
about drugs. Physicians Desk Reference [PDR-drug info from Delma
Publishers]. Provides recommended dosage amounts. Includes generic
PubMed ~ National
Library of Medicine's search service that provides access to over 10
million citations in MEDLINE, PreMEDLINE, and other ...
Rxlist.com ~ Drug
pamphlet summaries and search engine that lets you find a medicine by
name or imprint code. Top 200 drug list. A dictionary translates
medical terms into English. Alternative medicine section with uses and
dosages for common herbs.