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What should you look for when evaluating the quality of health information on Web sites?
Ask Me 3™ is a patient education program designed to promote communication between health care providers and patients in order to improve health outcomes.
Quality health care is a team effort. You play an important role. One of the best ways to communicate with your doctor and health care team is by asking questions.
Now you have a diagnosis - What next?
Next Steps After Your Diagnosis offers general advice for people with almost any disease or condition. And it has tips to help you learn more about your specific problem and how it can be treated.
The National Institutes of Health (NIH), a part of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services , is the nation’s medical research agency—making important discoveries that improve health and save lives.
MedlinePlus is the National Institutes of Health's Web site for patients and their families and friends.
Accurate, up-to-date, comprehensive cancer information from the U.S. government's principal agency for cancer research.
Collaborating to create the expertise, information, and tools that people and communities need to protect their health – through health promotion, prevention of disease, injury and disability, and preparedness for new health threats.
Live well. Learn how.
KidsHealth is the most-visited site on the Web for information about health, behavior, and development from before birth through the teen years.
Advancing the progress of medicine and improving the public health through access to health information.
DrugDigest is a noncommercial, evidence-based, consumer health and drug information site dedicated to empowering consumers to make informed choices about drugs and treatment options.
Providing free, peer-reviewed, accurate and independent data on more than 24,000 prescription drugs, over-the-counter medicines & natural products. Find helpful tools, wallet size personal medication records, mobile applications and more.
Noncommercial patient education on blood, urine, and other lab tests
Dedicated to improving the accuracy of health & medical news coverage through independent expert reviews of news stories.