Through the internet, it is now possible to bring a virtual medical library into our homes, and Americans, along with people around the world, are eagerly making use of it. Here is a partial list of popular and reliable sources of information relating to health and
Clicking on www.webmd.com will take you to one of the more popular health-related websites. WebMD includes a great selection of information on a broad range of topics.
www.mayoclinic.com is yet another excellent website that provides extensive information on a variety of topics, including drug information on specific brand name and generic drugs. You can also do research and get reliable information on a wide range of diseases and conditions.
Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons Complete Home Medical Guide
Clicking on http://cpmcnet.columbia.edu will take you to an online version of this esteemed school’s consumer health guide.
www.eatright.org, developed by the American Dietetic Association, provides one-stop shopping for general health information, Nutritional Fact Sheets, and recipes that taste great.