and Medical Resources
Diseases Web Sites
AIDS/HIV knowledgebase in the world, fully indexed, searchable, and
Cancer Association--A complete guide to the vast resources of
the American Cancer Association.
Heart Association--The official website of the the
organization that fights heart disease in America.
fact sheets, and publications on Cancer, including monthly updates.
Center-UPenn--The first multimedia cancer information
resource placed on the Internet.
for Disease Control--Tap into the vast resources of the CDC
designed to promote health and quality of life by preventing and
controlling disease, injury, and disability.
virtual medical resource center--covering all aspects of the health
care industry--everything from causes to treatment.
Alcohol, Drugs and Tobacco
Smoking and Health--A national organization devoted solely to
the problems of smoking and non-smokers' rights.
Abuse Prevention Center--An easy-to-search central
clearinghouse for substance abuse information.
Free Kids--A comprehensive resource for information on the
use of tobacco (includes state tobacco settlements)
for a Drug Free America--Welcome to the most complete and
accurate compilation of information about drugs on the Web. The more
you know about drugs, the more you can do to help the people you care
General Health Web Sites
is a resource for online consumer health information for all ages.
A to Z--A comprehensive search engine designed specifically
for health related issues.
Information Network--Sponsored by the NEA, this site focuses
on health issues affecting students and school employees.
Medical Web Sites
Medical Association--A useful site with links to consumer
health information, vast AIDS information center and a searchable data
base of more than 650,000 physicians.
Clinic--Welcome to the Mayo Foundation for Education and
Research, one of the world's great teaching hospitals.
National Library of Medicine--Comprehensive list of
information relating to health and medicine (including MEDLINE) in the
of Pittsburgh's Alternative Medicine Homepage--This medicine
page links you to other alternative-medicine sites as well as to
clinical studies and National Institute of Health research on
Hospital--Virtual Hospital is a continuously updated digital
health sciences library providing information to the general public on
a variety of health issues. (sponsored by the Univ. of Iowa)
Wellness Web Sites
Mass Calculator--Helps determine your ideal weight and what
your proportional measurements should be.
Education and Wellness--A practical health question and
Wellness Center--One of the Net's most comprehensive wellness
sites. Also includes links for fitness, nutrition, safe substance use,
safecare self-checks, etc.
Updated by Jacob Werner 11-24-08
East Buchanan Community School Tech Team
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