Health Resources on the Internet

In today’s busy life, we often turn to the Internet to solve our health issues. However, many “health-related” sites may have incorrect or outdated information. Below, please find some helpful links where you can get access to scientifically proven and up to date health information.

Medline Plus–a service of National Institutes of Health— a great initial resource for non-physicians to get accurate information about their health and related topics. Includes a medical dictionary.

Center for Disease Control and Prevention–information about health risks, outbreaks

New York Department of Health–pertinent health information for our community

Family Doctor Online–health information for your whole family

PubMed–access to medical journals and literature