Reliable Health and Medical Websites: Resources from Cherry Creek Wellness Center in Denver
The internet bulges with health and medical information, but not all sites offer accurate, reliable and unbiased content. Here are a few online destinations that provide current, trustworthy information.
Sponsored by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Easy-to-use site offers information on more than 1,600 health topics, healthcare services nationwide, the latest health news and personal health information. Also in Spanish.
From the world-renowned Mayo Clinic, based in Rochester, Minn. User-friendly site to look up comprehensive information on diseases and health conditions, symptoms, tests and procedures, drugs and supplements, and healthy living tips.
Comprehensive health and medical information, discussion forums, articles, health news, healthy living advice – even pet health. Offers free newsletters.
Health topics A-Z, symptom check, drugs and treatments, physician look-up, health blogs, videos, risk assessments and other tools.
Features sites on 39 diseases and conditions, each with information on symptoms, treatments, management advice, news, quizzes, e-mail forums, downloadable guides and videos.