DailyMed Enables you to look up and print label information for FDA-approved drugs. You can be notified every time new information is added. Also provides information about how to report negative side-effects of drugs.
Drugs.com PDR added to their drug database. Over 26,000 drugs and meds. Includes a conditions search, an interactions checker, pill identifier, and an image search. Some resources require registration.
WholeHealthMD Health and wellness issues and specific alternative medicine solutions. Information developed by leading board-certified doctors and specialists. Includes a brief introduction to many Alternative Therapies.
Clinical Trials A collection of information about clinical trials from the American Association for the Advancement of Science through a grant funded by the National Institutes of Health. Easy reading.
Helps you to locate doctors, dentists, hospitals and other healthcare facilities.
Provides information on the quality of care given by hospitals and in managed care.
Lists a consumer advocate organization.
Helps you to search for information about disciplinary measures against doctors in several states, including Colorado.
Hospital Compare Information to help evaluate the quality of hospital care. From the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
American Academy of Pediatrics Provides a collection of Fact Sheets (PDFs) about medical and surgical pediatric subspecialists. ("What is a Neonatologist?" for example.) Tells about the training they receive and how to find one.
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