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Medical Topics

American Botanical Council Online

ABC online provides information to help people live healthier lives through the responsible use of herbs and medicinal plants.

Discovery Health

Features include health news, a nutrition guide, health information for people of all ages, a reference room, and “Ask a Doc.”

Healthy Eating Club

HEC provides a short on-line course in health eating, an on-line 6 week wellness program, an Internet TV channel, a downloadable dietary assessment tool, fact sheets, and more.

Everyday Health

Everyday Health is a portal that provides information about health topics, medical conditions, prescription drugs, wellness and more.

Healthlink USA

Healthlink USA provides links to health sites on a number of health topics. The sites include information on treatment, prevention, support groups, personal stories and more.

Men’s Health

The website for this popular magazine includes information on fitness, food, nutrition, and other health concerns for men.

National Institute of Mental Health

The mission of NIMH is to transform the understanding and treatment of mental illnesses through basic and clinical research, paving the way for prevention, recovery, and cure.

National Institute on Aging

The NIA represents a scientific effort to understand the nature of aging and provide information on extending a healthy, active lifestyle. provides easy, online access to government information on food and human nutrition for consumers.

Nutrition Analysis Tools

This website will help you analyze the foots you eat for various different nutrients.


RxList is a searchable database that converts generic drug names to trade names and vice versa.

Virtual Pediatric Hospital

This website focuses on pediatric health and medicine and offers several online pediatric textbooks.

Women’s Health Zone

Women’s Health Zone provides information on health for women of all ages including preventive care and pregnancy.