1Up Health - Medical resource provides comprehensive and authorative information and news on diseases, symptoms, tests, surgery, injuries, nutrition, medications, and poisons. Focuses on family and community health.
AgingCare.com - the Community for Caregivers - information, articles, products, experts and forums to help ease the burden of caregiving. In addition to this we have disease-specific Knowledge Centers for Alzheimer’s, Diabetes, Glaucoma, and Heart Disease. Each of these pages offers information on symptoms, treatment, risks, expert answers, and articles on each topic.
Aging Solutions - articles, comprehensive checklists and links to key resources ... designed to make it easier for people caring for an aging parent or elderly spouse to quickly find the information they need ... and to avoid missing things that are important in the care for their loved one
AllRefer.com - Medical resource provides reliable and comprehensive information and news on diseases, symptoms, tests, surgeries, injuries, nutrition, medications, and poisons. Focuses on family and community health, and provides an extensive collection of medical pictures and images
Alternative Medicine - Learn this powerful Energy Healing method. Energy healing works alone & with Reflexology, Reiki, Touch Healing and Touch Therapy. Quantum-Touch Energy Healing is praised by physicians, chiropractors and therapists.
Alzheimer's Foundation of America - To provide optimal care and services to individuals confronting dementia, and to their caregivers and families—through member organizations dedicated to improving quality of life
Solutions - information source for caregivers: Causes, Diagnosis, Stages,
Treatments, and Caregiving Tips. The site contains a complete listing of memory
disorder centers, by city and state for all 50 states,and for Canada by provinces
The Alzheimer's Store - unique products and information for those caring for someone with Alzheimer's disease
Assisted Living Directory - lists numerous facilities and, at times, other senior care options, organized by state, and then by city. We do not endorse any particular facility on the site. Our site is intended to be a starting point for your research
Assisted Living Federation of America - an interactive directory of professionally managed senior living communities along with resources and news on assisted living for senior living caregivers. ALFA also works to influence public policy by advocating for informed choice, quality care, and accessibility for all Americans.
Assisted Living Source - A comprehensive, easy-to-use directory of nursing homes, assisted and independent living facilities, Alzheimer’s care facilities and continuing care retirement communities. Includes information on selecting, evaluating and paying for a long-term residential care solution for your loved one.
Online: Wellness for Care givers of an aging relative, friend or neighbor
- Online support section and links for Caregivers
CareRunner.com - If you're caring for an elderly parent or helping a loved one through an illness, CareRunner can help. Here you'll find information about conditions like alzheimer's and dementia, help picking the right caregivers or home health providers, and advice from Care Runner's experts.
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DirectoryHealthcare.com - Provides the useful service in finding and information technologies, medical, safety, mental health, fitness, nutrition, weight loss and general health and more
Drug-Free Remedies for Chronic Pain - AARP Magazine article (Jan-Feb 2009) Scientist's don't always know why these alternative therapies make the hurting stop, but a growing body of evidence suggests they work
Drug Information - comprehensive list of drugs and medications that are currently on the market, details of prescription and over-the-counter medications, side effects, drug recalls, medication approvals, and current developments in the medical field
eMedExpert.com - Informational website dedicated to health and medicine. Drugs reviews and comparisons, Brand/Generic name correspondence tool, PDR's Side effects index. The information is based on recent reviews and articles published in the medical literature.
Fibromyalgia Support - Everything you need to know to live the life you want to live. A resource for those wanting to learn about fibromyalgia or learn how to fight the disease. Contains over eighty articles on fibromyalgia and chronic fatigue syndrome
GetPalliativeCare.org - provides clear, comprehensive palliative care information for people coping with serious, complex illness. Key components of the site include a Palliative Care Directory of Hospitals, a definition of palliative care, and a detailed description of what palliative care is and how it is different from hospice.
- US Governemnt site with links to health and medical news.
Healthopedia.com - a medical and health consumer information resource containing comprehensive and unbiased information in patient-friendly language from trusted sources on over 1,500 health topics, 70 focussed health centers, and more than 11,000 drugs and medications.
HealthWorld Online - Home of self-managed care, healthy living, alternative therapies, BodyMindSpirit health
Home Care Profile - A comprehensive, easy-to-use directory of nursing homes, assisted and independent living facilities, Alzheimer’s care facilities and continuing care retirement communities. Includes information on selecting, evaluating and paying for a long-term residential care solution for your loved one.
IBS Treatment Guide - Find out the information on IBS, causes of IBS, IBS symptoms, IBS diagnosis, IBS diet, Irritable bowel syndrome treatment methods, natural IBS cures, IBS coping tips and IBS help.
- Search engine for health and medicine resources
The Melanoma Education Foundation is a non-profit organization devoted to saving lives from melanoma, a common skin cancer that is often deadly unless detected early before there are any symptoms. The Foundation trains high school and middle school health educators and provides them with student materials and lesson plans, provides complete information about early self-detection and prevention of melanoma in a user-friendly web site, and conducts talks and facial skin analyzer screenings for area organizations and businesses.
Mesothelioma Center - features information on asbestos, mesothelioma, and other cancers that are caused by asbestos exposure (lung cancer, breast cancer, prostate cancer, etc.). Has achieved HON code approval (Health On the Net (HON) Foundation is a not-for-profit foundation that works to preserve the accuracy and trustworthiness of Web-based medical information).
Optimal Breathing -- Developing healthy, holistic, natural breathing without drugs or surgery; breathing fundamentals, breathing techniques, breathing exercises and everything else related to breathing including nutrition, emotions, internal cleansing, speaking, singing, performance and sleep. Breath is life.
and Policy Studies Group - University of Wisconsin, focuses on identifying
and addressing barriers to use of opiod analgesics for pain control
Prostrate Cancer Treatment - Prostrate Seed Institute offers treatment by seed implants and radiation therapy for curing prostrate cancer.
seniorDECISION - featuring consumer reviews of nursing homes, assisted living, retirement communities, and home health care agencies. The site offers a forum for seniors and caregivers to share ratings and reviews of more than 65,000 senior care and housing listings nationwide. There is no cost to use seniorDECISION and our site does not accept industry advertising
Senior Home Care Services - Easily find the best home care agency or assisted living facility to allow your loved one to live safely, comfortably and independently. Guaranteed to meet your specific needs or connect you with someone who will.
Sleep Apnea - Sleep Disorders Guide - A comprehensive information guide about sleep disorders.
Descriptions, symptoms, causes, treatments of various sleep disorders like
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Coping after a Miscarriage - The emotional recovery from a miscarriage is not easy. Few people may even know about your loss, and others may brush it aside, even your partner. You are not alone, and you may be surprised to see in these topics that what you are feeling is normal and expected
Arrangements Network - Final arrangements preplanning information, help, advice and tutorials for a funeral, burial or cremation, also cemetery lots for sale and guidance on handling grief with friends
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Acts - a national coalition to improve care and caring at the end of life
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Funeral Urns - Selecting a Cremation urn, or Funeral urn, is a very personal endeavor. We at Urns Etc. can help you.
Hand Crafted Memorials - a true memorial isn't erected because someone has died, but because someone has lived.
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Remembered Forever - share memories, photos, videos and more, creating an everlasting tribute to those who have passed away
A Sacred Memory - beautiful keepsakes, memory folios capturing milestone events in peoples lives, much more than a scrapbook, journal or photo album. Whether it be a birthday, anniversary, graduation, wedding, baby event, retirement or transition, this is a gift one doesn't toss after a few years.
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