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Free NIH site dealing with issues concerning AIDS, it's prevention, alleviation of symptoms and discussions concerning the disease.
Directory of links that provide a wealth of information to the professional nurse.
American Nurses Association
The ANA advances the nursing profession by fostering high standards of nursing practice, promoting the rights of nurses in the workplace, projecting a positive and realistic view of nursing, and by lobbying the Congress and regulatory agencies on health care issues affecting nurses and the public.
Autism Information Center
Essential information about Autism and Autism Spectrum Disorders for the Center for Disease Control and Prevention.
Center for Disease Control
Resources on diseases, health risks, prevention, guidelines and strategies information.
Dietary Supplements Labels Database
DSLD contains the full label contents from a sample of dietary supplement products marketed in the U.S.
A database listing most brand name and generic drug products approved by the Food and Drug Administration since 1939, including prescription and over-the-counter human drugs currently approved for sale in the U.S., as well as discontinued drugs.
The End of Life: Exploring Death in America
Transcripts and audio of the acclaimed series segments.
Official site of the National Human Genome Research Institute.
H1N1 Searchable Information Center
Regularly updated web site on current information regarding the H1N1 influenza.
A gateway to selected federal and nonfederal health information resources. Its intention is to organize and identify reliable consumer-level health information.
Guide to issues of life threatening illness. Addresses psychological, spiritual, and practical concerns of dying.
Patient Survey driven information collected by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.
Human Anatomy Online
Interactive anatomy of ten systems of the human body: muscular, digestive, skeletal, endocrine, lymphatic, cardiovascular, nervous, reproductive (male and female), and urinary. Users must enable Java in their browser to use the site.
Johns Hopkins ABX, Diabetes, and HIV Guides
Delivers comprehensive, reliable and timely sources of information for ABX, HIV/AIDS, and Diabetes care providers.
Provides free full text access to the Merck Manual and a variety of other sources and products for both the health care professional and consumer.
National Council on the Aging (NCOA)
The NCOA site, free of ads, provides substantive information, especially I n the area of policy and legislative updates. Its many features include adult day services, health care, housing, and independent living.
National Institute of Nursing Research
This government institute supports clinical and basic research to establish a scientific basis for the care of individuals across the life span. The site presents research information and publications on topics such as end-of-life care, pediatrics, women's health, and older adults
Comprehensive, peer reviewed, international resource for professionals in obstetrics and gynecology, the medical industry, and the women they serve.
A detailed collection of anatomical images and surgical techniques.
Visible Human Project
Digitized images of male and female human cadavers which are scanned using CAT and MRI techniques.