Related Health Websites
The following organizations provide valuable health and medical information. They are listed for your reference only. The General Board does not endorse—and is not responsible for—any information you may gather from these organizations.
- National Diabetes Education Program of the National Institutes of Health—NDEP is a partnership of the National Institutes of Health, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and more than 200 public and private organizations.
- Centers for Disease Control and Prevention—CDC has remained at the forefront of public health efforts to prevent and control infectious and chronic diseases, injuries, workplace hazards, disabilities, and environmental health threats.
- Drugs.com—a drug information database for consumers and medical professionals, providing information about prescription and over-the-counter medications, treatment notes for specific diseases and conditions, and topical articles and news related to pharmaceuticals.
- Healthfinder—a guide to reliable health information from the National Health Information Center, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
- MayoClinic.com—easy-to-understand information on health and medical topics, reviewed for accuracy by Mayo Clinic experts. Content includes interactive resources and tools, information on specific diseases and disorders, management of particular chronic conditions, suggestions for healthy lifestyles, consumer drug information, first aid, specialists' answers to frequently asked questions about diseases and health decision-making guides.
- MEDLINEplus—provides access to 500 health topics, medical encyclopedias and dictionaries, and links to self-help groups, clinical trials, preformulated PubMed searches, lists of hospitals and physicians health and information in Spanish and other languages.
- National Women’s Health Resource Center—the not-for-profit National Women’s Health Resource Center (NWHRC) is the leading independent health information source for women. NWHRC develops and distributes up-to-date and objective women’s health information based on the latest advances in medical research and practice.
- WebMD—WebMD provides valuable health information, tools for managing health, and support to those who seek information. The WebMD content staff blends award-winning expertise in medicine, journalism, health communication and content creation. WebMD also partners with the General Board to provide the HealthFlex Website.