General Health Resources:
WebMD – general information on multiple health issues.
Health on Net Foundation – a search engine that can link you to references from many reliable sources about a wide variety of health problems.
Healthy Children – American Academy of Pediatrics sponsored symptom checker, safety tips, developmental information and more.
AAFP – American Academy of Family Practice patient resources
American Lung Association – resource on asthma, COPD and other lung problems.
American Cancer Society – good resource on multiple types of cancer – from screening, treatment, support for individuals and families, trials, as well as a help/chat line.
American Diabetes Association – information about type 1, 2 and gestational diabetes. Includes information about treatments, meal planning, support, complications and much more.
American Heart Association – information about different heart disease and cholesterol.
Dr. Weil’s Homepage – general information and links on health and integrative medicine.
The Mesothelioma Center – free information and support for patients diagnosed with mesothelioma and other asbestos-related diseases