www.iTriagehealth.com (Also available as an iPhone & Droid App) iTriage is a mobile and web healthcare platform developed by two ER Physicians that empowers people to make better healthcare decisions by answering the two most commonly asked healthcare questions:
What is wrong with me?
What do I need to do, or where do I need to go for treatment?
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - www.cdc.gov The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is recognized as the lead federal agency for protecting the health and safety of people - at home and abroad, providing credible information to enhance health decisions, and promoting health through strong partnerships. CDC serves as the national focus for developing and applying disease prevention and control, environmental health, and health promotion and education activities designed to improve the health of the people of the United States.
Health Monitor - www.healthmonitor.com Health monitor is an ongoing information program designed to keep you up to date in medical areas important to you. The program consists of a series of newsletters and this web site devoted to various therapeutic areas, such as Arthritis, Cancer Care, Diabetes, Digestion & Diet, Family Care, Heart Care, HIV, Kidney Care, Pediatrics, Allergies & Asthma, Senior Life, and Women's Health. Special sections report the latest news from related areas of medicine.
Health Finder - www.healthfinder.gov Healthfinder® is an award-winning Federal Web site, developed by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services together with other Federal agencies. Since 1997, Healthfinder® has been recognized as a key resource for finding the best government and nonprofit health and human services information on the Internet. Healthfinder® links to carefully selected information and Web sites from over 1,700 health-related organizations.
Family Doctor - www.familydoctor.org All of the information within familydoctor.org has been written and reviewed by physicians and patient education professionals at the American Academy of Family Physicians. The information is regularly reviewed and updated.
MEDLINEplus - www.medlineplus.gov MEDLINEplus has extensive information from the National Institutes of Health and other trusted sources on over 600 diseases and conditions. There are also lists of hospitals and physicians, a medical encyclopedia and a medical dictionary, health information in Spanish, extensive information on prescription and nonprescription drugs, health information from the media, and links to thousands of clinical trials.
WebMD Health - http://my.webmd.com/ WebMD provides valuable health information, tools for managing your health, and support to those who seek information. You can trust that our content is timely and credible.
National Library of Medicine - www.nlm.nih.gov The National Library of Medicine (NLM), on the campus of the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Maryland, is the world's largest medical library. The Library collects materials in all areas of biomedicine and health care, as well as works on biomedical aspects of technology, the humanities, and the physical, life, and social sciences. The collections stand at more than 6 million items--books, journals, technical reports, manuscripts, microfilms, photographs and images. Housed within the Library is one of the world's finest medical history collections of old and rare medical works. NLM is a national resource for all U.S. health science libraries through a National Network of Libraries of Medicine®.
Mercy Sacramento Family Health - www.chwhealth.org/sacramento/ Provides health information, as well as a calendar of local health events on a wide variety of topics.
Help for Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) - http://www.HelpForIBS.com/ Irritable Bowel Syndrome education, treatments and support community for help managing all IBS symptoms. This site provides information on self-help for people with IBS, with healthy strategies for managing pain, diarrhea, constipation, and bloating. We were patient-founded in 1999 and are now the largest IBS community on the internet, and we track all news, studies, and research about IBS.
Suicide Prevention Lifeline - www.suicidepreventionlifeline.org The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline 1-800-273-TALK (8255) is a 24-hour, toll-free, confidential suicide prevention hotline available to anyone in suicidal crisis or emotional distress. By dialing 1-800-273-TALK, the call is routed to the nearest crisis center in our national network of more than 150 crisis centers. The Lifeline’s national network of local crisis centers, provide crisis counseling and mental health referrals day and night.
Have you ever asked yourself if you have been sexually assaulted? A quick reference guide for common health questions & emergencies.
Food Addicts in Recovery Anonymous - www.foodaddicts.org For men and women who have experienced difficulties because they cannot control their eating or are obsessed with food or weight, and have searched for help around diet, weight loss, and certain eating disorders, FA has proven to be an effective and long-term solution, offering hope and recovery. There are no dues, fees, or meeting weigh-ins. FA is based on the Twelve Steps of Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) and membership is open to anyone who wants help in recovering from food addiction (overeating, under-eating, and bulimia).; For a list of meetings worldwide, visit the website or call 781-321-9118 (in CA: 800-600-6028.)