Health Information Websites
These websites include disease control and government reporting resources.
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) is the nation's leading Federal agency for research on health care quality, costs, outcomes, and patient safety. They produce numerous clinical practice guidelines on various topics, such as pressure ulcer treatment, early Alzheimer's Disease, urinary incontinence in adults, depression, and acute pain management.
HIPPA Privacy Rule Summary
From U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (www.hhs.gov)
MEDLINEplus: Health Information from the National Library of Medicine
This site provides consumer health information from The National Library of Medicine. It allows 25 million annualized searches for up-to-date and authoritative information on various health topics and drug information. It also contains a dictionary for spellings and definitions of medical terms, a directory of professional services, and other resources.
- National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
Up-to-date news and information on various allergies and infectious diseases from the NIAID.