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Useful Links

Allergy


www.aanma.org
The Allergy & Asthma Network (Mothers of Asthmatics) helps parents and children cope with allergies and asthma.

www.foodallergy.org 
Dedicated site for kids, teens, and adults with valuable information from The Food Allergy & Anaphylaxis Network.

Attention Deficit Disorder


www.chadd.org
Children and Adults with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder site offers support and resources for children and adults.

www.nimh.nih.gov/health/publications/attention-deficit-hyperactivity-disorder/index.shtml
Facts about the symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment of Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder from the National Institute of Mental Health.

Caregiver Resources


www.alzfdn.org
Alzheimer's Foundation of America's website provides information on care and services to individuals confronting dementia, and to their caregivers and families.

www.eldercarelink.com
Elder Link is a referral service that provides resources for local senior care services and providers that match the needs of an aging family member.

www.cancer.org
The American Cancer Society provides information to cancer patients and those who care for them.

Children and Teens


www.kidsgrowth.com
Provides online health information and resources for parents and teens.

www.kidshealth.org
Information for parents, kids, and teens from Nemours Foundation.

www.aacap.org/cs/forFamilies
The American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry provides information about mental health disorders and resources for children and teens.

www.stayteen.org
Information for and by teens delivered in teen-friendly messages from the National Campaign to Prevent Teen and Unplanned Pregnancy.

www.teenhealthfx.com
TeenHealthFX.com is a reliable online resource for teens who have questions about their health, their bodies, relationships, and sexuality. It is informative, and encourages teens to also discuss these issues with their doctor and parents.

Diseases


www.acponline.org/patients_families
The American College of Physicians provides information about diseases and conditions.

www.familydoctor.org
American Academy of Family Physicians site provides health information for the whole family.

www.cdc.gov
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention website provides a wealth of information about many health topics.

www.mayoclinic.com
Mayo Clinic website provides information on diseases and tips for a healthy lifestyle.

www.ninds.nih.gov/index.htm
The National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke's website provides information on neurological disorders.

www.webmd.com
WebMD provides valuable health information, tools for managing your health, and support.

Geriatrics


www.aoa.gov
The U. S. Department of Health and Human Services Administration on Aging website provides information for elders and their families.

www.fda.gov/oc/seniors
The U. S. Food and Drug Administration website provides information for older people on arthritis, cancer, and nutrition.

www.nia.nih.gov/HealthInformation
The National Institute on Aging site provides links to publications, clinical trials, Alzheimer's disease information, and aging organizations.

www.usa.gov/Topics/Seniors.shtml
Maintained by the U. S. government, this site provides information and resources for seniors on consumer protection, adult education, end-of-life issues, health topics, housing, laws and regulations concerning seniors, retirement, and travel and recreation.

Health Maintainence and Prevention


www.fda.gov/Food/ResourcesForYou/Consumers
The U. S. Food and Drug Administration site provides information on food safety, food labeling, and nutrition, as well as selected health topics.

www.choosemyplate.gov
Established by the U. S. Department of Agriculture, this site offers information about maintaining a healthy diet.

www.nj.quitnet.com
The New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services provides support and cessation recommendations for smokers.

www.vaccinesafety.edu
The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health Institute for Vaccine Safety site provides an independent assessment of vaccines and vaccine safety.

Medication


www.drugs.com
Drugs.com provides independent information on prescription drugs, over-the-counter medications, and natural products; includes a pill identifier and interactions checklist.

www.medlineplus.gov
MedlinePlus provides extensive information about drugs, an illustrated medical encyclopedia, interactive patient tutorials, and latest health news.

Safety


www.aapcc.org/DNN
The American Association of Poison Control Centers provides information for poison safety and education, plus links to the nation's 60 poison centers and hotlines.

www.nfpa.org/categoryList.asp?categoryID=1491&URL=Safety%20Information
Public education materials designed to reduce fire deaths, injury, and property loss, from the National Fire Protection Association.

www.nhtsa.dot.gov
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration site provides information and resources on highway safety.

www.mysafehome.org
Find practical information about making your home safe; offers a room by room tour of potential dangers and solutions.

Travel


www.cdc.gov/travel 
Check this site before traveling abroad for important information on health-related topics from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Women's Health


www.healthywomen.org
Named top women's health website by Good Housekeeping magazine; gives women the latest health information, including news updates, health tips, resources, and extensive coverage of hundreds of health topics.

www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/types/breast
The National Cancer Institute offers information about breast cancer, including treatment, prevention, genetics, clinical trials, screening and testing, and related information.

www.niams.nih.gov/Health_Info/Bone
The National Institute of Health's Osteoporosis and Related Bone Disease website provides information on osteoporosis and bone related disorders.