Health and Wellness


Health & Wellness Resource Center
Medline Plus
2-1-1 Community Resources Directory
Healthnet: Connecticut Consumer Health Information includes Caregiving guide
Powersearch for articles on health issues and diseases
ICONN NewStand: NY Times & newspaper articles
America's Newspapers
NewsBank Science Source Collection

Encyclopedia of Alternative Medicine 2005 4 vols.
Encyclopedia of Cancer, 2006 2 vols.
Encyclopedia of Genetic Disorders 2005 2 vols
Encyclopedia of Medicine 2006, 5 vols



Health Resources

FDA: U.S. Food and Drug Administration Consumer Health Info
Oncolink Cancer Information
Lyme Disease Network Online
Merck Manual of Diagnosis & Therapy
Your Surgery
State Health Profiles

Compare Nursing Homes
Compare Hospitals

DailyMed: information about marketed drugs
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
National Library of Medicine
Healthlink Plus
Big Picture Book of Viruses
Johns Hopkins Antibotic Guide
Dirline: describes over 8,000 health organizations
Toxic Chemicals
Lab Test Online


Physicians & Dentists

American Dental Association
American Medical Association Directory of Doctors
Connecticut Physician Profiles
New York Physician Profiles
Connecticut Licensing Info Center : licensed health professionals


Food & Nutrition

Food & Nutrition Network
U.S. Government Nutrition links
Nutrition, Diet and Fitness
Obesity , and a review of diets
American Obesity Association
Obesity from Medline Plus



Exercise information and articles
Health & Fitness Tips


Alternative Medicine

Alternative Medicine Foundation
Alternative Medicine Home Page
National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine


Children & Teens

American Academy of Pediatrics



National Women's Health Information Center
Our bodies Ourselves


Caring Today
AARP Government programs
Caring for Aging Parents