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DESCRIPTION: One of a set of "Home" pages comprising the sterncastle or local section of The Telson Spur, this page is a list of links to on-line resources for Health and Medicine (in particular, in the areas of Fitness, Nutrition, & Safety, Gender Issues, and Health Care). The coordinate Home pages, with a common header and List of Contents, contain links to Local Information (including Canada), Telecommunity, Global News, Sky and Weather, Reference, Family, Life and Leisure (including Health and Medicine), Home Computing, Internet Forums, Portals, and Web Weaving.

KEYWORDS: cardiovascular disease; diet; fitness; gender; health care; heart; high blood pressure; hygiene; medicare; medical care; nursing; nutrition; personal care; safety; stroke; therapy; treatment



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Local Information

Global Community
Regional Administration and Information
Canada
Telecommunity

Information Infrastructure
The Grid, Internet2, and NGI
Networking and Development
Internet Access and Services
The Digital Divide
Broadband
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World News
Disaster and Global Emergency
Environmental Crisis and News
Science News
Space News
Sky and Weather

The Sky
Primary Weather Sites
Satellite Images
Other Weather Resources
Severe Weather
Climate Data
Weather Equipment
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Special Topics
Books On-line
Encyclopaedias On-line
Time and Times
Timelines
Family

Kids
Parents
Child Safety
Seniors
Death, Dying, and Grief
Fellow Travellers
[Up] Life and Leisure

Food and Drink
Consumer Services
Entertainment
Health and Medicine
Home and Garden
Media
Money
Recreation
Home Computing

Help and Technical Support
Antivirus Resources
Hardware: Building/Buying a PC
GNU/Linux and Open Source
Microsoft Windows
Internet Connectivity
History of Personal Computing
Forums, Periodicals, and Programmes
[Up] Internet Forums

Chat
E-Journals
E-Mail
Mailing Lists
Newsgroups
Portals

Webcasting
Web Rings
Web Weaving

Accessibility
Hypertext and HTML
Web Style: Writing for the Web


Life and Leisure (cont.)


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Health and Medicine

General
Addiction/Recovery
Cancer
Dental Care
Eye Care and Vision
Family Health
Fitness/Nutrition/Safety
Gender Issues
Health Care
Heart and Stroke
Living with Disease/Dysfunction
Mental Health/Neurological Disorders
Pain
Pharmacy
Physicians' Resources
Women's Health



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Fitness, Nutrition, & Safety


AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety
AAHPERD
Abe's Travel Safety Guide
The Activity Director
AirSafetyOnline.com - Beyond the Statistics
Alliance for the Prudent Use of Antibiotics
All You Can Eat (Environmental Working Group)
American Council on Exercise (San Diego)
American Dietetic Association
American Sun Protection Association
Arbor Nutrition Guide (Tony Helman)
The Archive for Sexology at the Robert Koch-Institut in Berlin
Ask the Dietitian (Joanne Larsen)
Atkins Diet & Low Carbohydrate Weight-Loss Support
Atkins Diet Bulletin Board (mod. Tom Maciejewski et al.)
Atkins Diet Mailing List (mod. Tom Maciejewski)
Atkins Nutritionals (Atkins Center)
@RiskRescue Medical Crisis Response System
(David Naysmith, Shawnigan Lake, BC)
ATSDR - Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry
(U.S. Department of Health and Human Services)
ATSDR Glossary of Terms
Aviation Safety Network
Avoiding repetitive-stress injuries: a guide for the technical communicator (Geoffrey J. S. Hart, TECHWR-L)

Back of the Pack (CBC fitness blog, Peter Hadzipetros, CBC News Online)
Bed Bug Information (US EPA)
Beltsville Human Nutrition Research Center (USDA)
Be MedWise (Sherrie Hertz)
BetterU News
The Biology Project: Chemicals & Human Health
Brain.com
BUBL LINK: 613 Promotion of health
Buzzle.com Health and Fitness
CAHPERD Home Page
CampusHealthandSafety.org (EDC Center for College Health and Safety, Newton, Massachusetts)
Canada's Food Guide to Healthy Eating (Health Canada)
Canadian Consumers' Preferences for Food Safety and Agricultural Environment Safety (Michele Veeman & Yu Li, University of Alberta, Feb 2006) PDF
Canadian Wellness Network
Can Fat Be Fit? (Paul Raeburn, Scientific American 297:3:70-71, Sep 2007)
Car-Safety.org Carseat and Car Safety Information
CARS - Vehicle and Equipment Information
(US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration)
CBC News Indepth: Dying for a Job (CBC News Online, 22 Apr 2006)
CBC News Indepth: Fats (CBC News Online)
The Center for Food Safety (Washington, DC)
Center for Health, Environment and Justice Home Page
Center for Nutrition Policy and Promotion (USDA)
Chemical and Other Safety Information (Oxford University)
Chemical Health & Safety Data (NTP)
Chemical Industry Archives (Environmental Working Group)
ChemIDplus (US National Library of Medicine)
The Child Care Nutrition Resource System (USDA)
Child Health and Safety (ChildSecure)

Children's Nutrition Research Center (Baylor College of Medicine)
Children's Safety Zone
ChildSecure Ask the Doctor
Cholesterol.com | Latest High Cholesterol News, Information & Community
CNN Programs: Your Health
Comparative Efficacy of Insect Repellants against Mosquito Bites (Mark S. Fradin & John S. Day, New England Journal of Medicine 347(1):13-18, 4 Jul 2002)
Consumer Index - Disease Prevention Through Vaccination
ConsumerLab.com - Independent Tests of Herbal, Vitamin, and Mineral Supplements (Tod Cooperman et al.)
Consumer Reports on Safety (Don Mays & Caroline Mayer, Consumer Reports)
Cook and Eat Chemistry (Food and Science Curriculum Unit)
Cooking Light Online
The Cook's Thesaurus (Lori Alden)
CoolFood (EUFIC)
Crash Testing & Highway Safety
Crossroads (US National Safety Council)
CUErgo | Cornell University Ergonomics Web (Alan Hedge et al., Cornell Human Factors and Ergonomics Research Group)
CWear America - UV Sun Protection (Gateshead, NSW, Australia)
Dayle's Incredible Links
Dehydration and Heat Stroke - First Aid for Minor Emergencies
(University of Maryland Medicine)

Dial-A-Dietitian
Diet Analysis Home Page (Chris Roberts & Karoline Nelson)
Diet & Weight Loss / Fitness Home Page (Health Vision, Cary, North Carolina)
Dietary Reference Intakes: The Essential Guide to Nutrient Requirements (Jennifer J. Otten et al., U.S. National Research Council, 2006)
Dietary Reference Intakes: Proposed Definition and Plan for Review of Dietary Antioxidants and Related Compounds (Food and Nutrition Board, Institute of Medicine, 1998)
Dietary Reference Intakes: A Risk Assessment Model for Establishing Upper Intake Levels (1999)
Dietary Reference Intakes for Vitamin C, Vitamin E, Selenium, and Carotenoids (2000)
Dietary Reference Intakes for Vitamin A, Vitamin K, Arsenic, Boron, Chromium, Copper, Iodine, Iron, Manganese, Molybdenum, Nickel, Silicon, Vanadium, and Zinc (2001)
Dietary Reference Intakes for Energy, Carbohydrate, Fiber, Fat, Fatty Acids, Cholesterol, Protein, and Amino Acids (Macronutrients) (2002)
Dietary Reference Intakes: Applications in Dietary Planning (2003)
Dietary Reference Intakes: Guiding Principles for Nutrition Labeling and Fortification (2003)
Dietary Supplements: Overview (U.S. FDA Center for Food Safety & Applied Nutrition)
Diet Information
DietingReviews.com
Dietitians of Canada
Diet Reviews Zone (Brad Callen et al.)
Drinking and Driving Theme Page (Community Learning Network)
DriveHomeSafe.com - A Teen Driving Information and Resource Center

Eating Made Simple (Marion Nestle, Scientific American 297:3:60-69, Sep 2007)
EatRight@CyberDiet.com - CyberDiet's Home Page
E. coli in Drinking Water (EPA)
eDiets.com
Educational Resources in Health, Nutrition, and Personal Planning
(Community Learning Network)
Enhanced Calorie Calculator (Calorie Control Council)
EnviroHealth Link
Environmental Health (CDC)
Environmental Health Indicators: Framework and Methodologies
(World Health Organization)
Environmental Health Perspectives (EHP Online)
EPA's SunWise School Program: UV Index Home Page
Ergoblog (Lindsay Buroker, Edmonds, Washington)
ErgoLib for Safer Library Computing (Pat Flowers & Vicki Bloom)
ErgoStoreOnline - Ergonomic Keyboard Trays, Ergonomic Chairs and Computer Furniture (Charlotte, North Carolina)
eScribe Atkins Diet Bulletin Board
Every Diet - The Complete Diet Plan Reference
Examination of Front-of-Package Nutrition Rating Systems and Symbols (US Institute of Medicine)
Exercise (Jason Daniel Henderson, About.com)
Exploring EMFs (Amy Fluet, In Situ, HMS Beagle 94, 19 Jan 2001)
Facts & Answers: USDA/ARS Children's Nutrition Research Center at Baylor College of Medicine
Family Economics and Nutrition Review (Center for Nutrition Policy and Promotion, USDA)
Family Food Zone: Mom's Guide for Healthy Eating
Fast Facts: Nutrition Facts on Popular Fast Food Restaurant Items (Culinary-Training.com)

FatCalories.com | A Searchable Database of Fast Food Nutrition Facts
FiftyPlus Fitness Association - Senior Fitness and Health (50Plus.org)
Find a Doctor -- Doctor Reviews & Ratings (US)
First-Aid Guide (Mayo Clinic)
FishWatch - U.S. Seafood Facts (NOAA)
Fitness and Healthy Lifestyles (Shannon Entin, Suite 101)
Fitness Link Health and Fitness Resource (Lambertville, New Jersey)
FitnessOnline.com (Woodland Hills, California)
Food and Environment (Union of Concerned Scientists)
Food and Nutrition (FAO)
Food and Nutrition Information Center (USDA)
Food and Nutrition on the Web - Finding the Right Stuff
(Jean Fremont, SFU)
Food and Nutrition Resources for Teachers
(USDA Food and Nutrition Center)
Food & Nutrition Service Home Page (USDA)
Food and Water Precautions and Travelers' Diarrhea Prevention (CDC)
Food borne illness information report (culinary-training.com)
Food, Family and Fun (Team Nutrition, USDA)
The Food Guide Pyramid: A Guide to Daily Food Choices (USDA)
Food Safety (CBC News In Depth)
Food Safety (WHO)
Food Safety at Home, School and When Eating Out
Food Safety Home Page (Penn State)
Food Safety Information from NC State (Melissa Taylor Scherpereel)
FoodSafety.gov - Gateway to Government Food Safety Information
Food Safety Issues (Consumers Union)
Food Security and Safety (U.S. State Department, Economic Perspectives, May 2002)
Food Security in the United States (USDA Economic Research Service)
Foot Care-4-U (Burton S. Schuler)
Freedieting.com | The Weight Loss Guide

Frequently Asked Questions About Phytonutrients
(Beltsville Phytonutrients Laboratory)
From Wallet to Waistline: The Hidden Costs of Super Sizing (National Alliance for Nutrition and Activity, Washington, DC, Jun 2002) PDF
Frostbite (Rochester UHS: Health Information Brochures)
Fun With Food (Barb Mayfield)
Germs and Hygiene (MedlinePlus)
Global and Local: Food Safety Around the World (Caroline Smith DeWaal & Nadine Robert, Center for Science in the Public Interest, Jun 2005) PDF
The Glycemic Index (Jennie Brand-Miller)
Glycemic Index and Glycemic Load (Jennie-Brand Miller, ed. David Mendosa)
The Good Health Web
Guidelines for Taking Dietary Supplements (HealthWorld Online)
Hang Up and Drive! (Cell Phone Abuse)
Harvard Public Health Review (Harvard School of Public Health)
Hazard Hunter
HazDat Database (ATSDR)
Haz-Map: Occupational Exposure to Hazardous Agents
(US National Library of Medicine)
Health and Fitness (UCSB InfoSurf)
Health & Fitness Free Forum
Health Assessment Document for Diesel Exhaust (EPA National Center for Environmental Assessment, 1 May 2002)
Health Canada: Food and Nutrition
The Health Connection - Health Information Service
(Calgary Regional Health Authority)
Health Literacy (The Commonwealth Fund, Quality Matters, Nov-Dec 2006)
Health Physics Society (Radiation Safety Information)
Health Risks Associated with Consuming Farm-Raised Salmon
(Institute for Health and the Environment)
-- Global Assessment of Organic Contaminents in Farmed Salmon (Ronald A. Hites et al., Science, 9 Jan 2004) PDF
Health, Safety, and Nutrition (Tammy Payton)

HealthTeacher.com (WebMD)
Healthtouch - Online for Better Health
HealthyComputing - The Premier Source For Computer and Office Ergonomics
Healthy Eating is in Store for You: Nutrition Labelling and Education Centre (Canadian Diabetes Association/Dietitians of Canada)
HealthyEating.net (Nancy T. Frawley)
HealthyHome.com
The Healthy House Institute (John & Lynn Marie Bower)
The Healthy Refrigerator (Mike Ditka)
Healthy Start for Life (Dietitians of Canada)
Healthy Table Home Page (Catherine Stein Arnold et al.)
Helmets: a road safety manual for decision-makers and practitioners (UN Road Safety Collaboration, WHO, 25 Aug 2006)
Herbal Safety (Jose O. Rivera et al., University of Texas at El Paso)
Home Playground Safety Tips (KidSource OnLine)
Household Products Database: Health and Safety Information on Household Products (US National Library of Medicine)
HSIS - Health Supplements Information Service (UK)
Human Safe Network
Hygiene Finder

ILSI The International Life Sciences Institute
An Illustrated Herbal - 500 Medicinal Plants and Their Properties
Improving Global Road Safety (World Health Organization, 14 Aug 2007)
Improving Public Understanding: Guidelines For Communicating Emerging Science on Nutrition, Food Safety, and Health (International Food Information Council, Washington, DC)
Index of Food and Nutrition Internet Resources
Infection, Detection, Protection (AMNH)
Injury Prevention Website (Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh)
InsectStings.co.uk
The Inside Story on Food and Health
InSite Fitness
The Institute for Business & Home Safety (Tampa, Florida)
The Institute for Health and the Environment
(University of Albany, SUNY)
International Bibliographic Information on Dietary Supplements (IBIDS) Database (US Office of Dietary Supplements)
International Food Information Council Foundation
(Washington, DC)
International Programme on Chemical Safety
(Canadian Centre for Occupation Health and Safety)
International travel and health (World Health Organization)
Internet for Health and Safety (Jim Corlett, RDN)
Internet for Health and Safety at Work (Tony Weston, RDN)
The Internet's Fitness Resource (Charles Rotblut)
IPL Pathfinder: Fitness & Excercise
(Kathleen Rauch, Internet Public Library)
IPL Pathfinder: Nutrition (Kendra L. Spiegel)
Is This Poison Ivy? (Leigh Fulghum, Florida Plants Online)

JustMove.org (American Heart Association)
Keeping Kids Safe in the World of Technology (Linda W. Uhrenholt)
Kidnetic.com (International Food Information Council)
-- Resources
Kids Food CyberClub Home Page
Kids' Lightning Information and Safety
Kids 'n Cars
Know Lead
Knowledge Centre (Environmental, Safety, and Occupational Health)
Laboratory Survival Manual (Vaughn C. Kowahl, UVA/OEHS)
Learn CPR (Mickey S. Eisenberg)
Lifeclinic.com
LifeGuard Wireless Personal Physiological Monitor
(Stanford University)
LightLiving.com - Recipes and Tips Free for a Healthy Lifestyle
Lightning Injury Research Program (Mary Ann Cooper, University of Illinois)
Lightning Safety (NOAA)
Literacy and Misunderstanding of Prescription Drug Labels (Terry C. Davis et al., Annals of Internal Medicine 145:12, 19 Dec 2006)
LookSmart - Exploring Health & Fitness
Low Dose Radiation Research Information (DOE Low Dose Radiation Research Program, Washington State University)
The Magnesium Web Site | Magnesium-Deficiency Catastrophe
MedWatch (U.S. Food and Drug Administration)
Men's Health Tune-Up
Mobile Manufacturers Forum
Moducare

Molecular Expressions: The Phytochemical Collection
MSDSonline - Environmental Health & Safety
MyHealthyLife - Take Control of Your Health
Nanotechnology : Nanoparticle Information Library (NIOSH/CDC)
National Association of Safety Professionals
(Wilmington, North Carolina)
National Center for Food Protection and Defense: A Homeland Security Center of Excellence (University of Minnesota)
The National Council on Fireworks Safety (US)
National Institute for Immunization Information (US)
National Lightning Safety Institute (US)
National Organizations for Youth Safety (US)
The National Report on Human Exposure to Environmental Chemicals
(US National Center for Environmental Health, 21 Mar 2001)
National Safety Council (US)
-- Environmental Health Center
National Safety Council Chemical Backgrounders (US)
Natural Health Magazine Online
NFPA Online (National Fire Protection Association, US)
The Night Shift Initiative

Nutrient Data Laboratory Food Composition Data (USDA)
Nutri-Facts: Home
NutriNews
Nutrition & Health (University of Illinois Extension)
Nutrition Café (Pacific Science Center, Seattle)
NutritionData's Nutrition Facts Analyzer (Ron Johnson)
NutritionEarth.com
Nutrition Explorations (US National Dairy Council)
Nutrition.gov (USDA)
Nutrition News Focus (David M. Klurfeld)
Nutrition on the Web (Elaine Shen, In Situ, HMS Beagle 110, 14 Sep 2001)
Nutrition.org (American Society for Nutritional Sciences)
The Nutrition Pages
Nutrition Resource Pages (Tony Helman)
The Nutrition Source: Knowledge for Healthy Eating
(Harvard School of Public Health)

NWS Severe Weather Awareness (Mike Gerber)
Obesity -- can we turn the tide? (Mike Lean et al., British Medical Journal, 16 Dec 2006) PDF
Occupational and Environmental Health & Safety Information Resources
(Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety)
Office of Boating Safety (Fisheries and Oceans Canada)
Office of Boating Safety (U.S. Coast Guard)
Office of Dietary Supplements (US National Institutes of Health)
Open Directory - Health: Fitness
Osh.net Gateway for Occupational Safety & Health Information Resources (WorkCare)
OSH Update (Occupational Safety and Health, Sheila Pantry Associates Limited)
An Ounce of Prevention: Keeps the Germs Away (CDC)
Outbreak Alert! Database (Center for Science in the Public Interest)
Outdoor Action Guide to Hypothermia & Cold Weather Injuries
(Rick Curtis)
Pedestrian & Bicycle Safety Research Page
(U.S. Department of Transportation)
PE Links 4U - Physical Education, Health, Fitness & Sports Information
The Physical Activity and Health Network (PAHNet)
Physical Activity, Recreation and Active Living in Canada (Joe Doiron)
PHYS: In Fitness and In Health
Phytochemicals in Fruits and Vegetables to Improve Human Health
(Texas A&M)
Planet Wellness

Poison Ivy (Jonathan Sachs)
Poison Ivy, Toxicodendron radicans (Deb Schwartz)
Poisonous Plants and Animals: Danger and Use, Beauty and Fun
(ThinkQuest Team C007974, 2000)
Prevent Blindness America
Prevention -- Home Page
PREVLINE: Prevention Online
Product Safety Index (Consumers Union)
Promising Practices in Motorcycle Rider Education and Licensing (US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration/American Institutes for Research, 2005)
Public Citizen
Public Health Agency of Canada
Public Safety (Government of Canada)
Rachel's Environment & Health Weekly
Rebuilding the Food Pyramid (Walter C. Willett & Meir J. Stampfer, Scientific American 288:1:64-71, Jan 2003)
Report on Carcinogens (US National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences)
Resources for Health and Exercise Sciences (Margaret A. Welshmer, University of Delaware)
Resources for Nutrition and Dietetics (Margaret A. Welshmer, University of Delaware)
Risk Watch: Make Time for Safety (US National Fire Protection Association)
Runner's World Online
Ryerson's Centre for Studies in Food Security

Safe @ Home
Safe Food International (Center for Science in the Public Interest)
SafetyAlerts.com
Safety Next Site
Safety Tips for the Home, Outdoors, and Sports
(LifeEssentials by Zee)
SafetyWorld.com | Safety Awareness and Training Products
(Victor House Publications, Rockwood, Ontario)
Safe Within
Science and Our Food Supply: Investigating Food Safety from Farm to Table (US National Science Teachers Association)
Science Education Safety: Key Issues in School Laboratory Safety
Scientific Criteria to Ensure Safe Food (Claude Earl Fox et al., U.S. National Research Council, 2003)
Search Health - Nutrition (Internet Sleuth)
Search the USDA National Nutrient Database for Standard Reference
Separation of Risks and Benefits of Seafood Intake (Esben Budtz-Jorgensen et al., Environmental Health Perspectives, 14 Dec 2006) PDF
SexualityandU.ca (Robert Reid et al., Society of Obstetricians and Gynecologists of Canada)
Skeeterbites.com Mosquito Alert Forecast (US)
Small Step (U.S. Department of Health & Human Services)
Smart-Mouth.org (Center for Science in the Public Interest)
SMARTRISK Navigator (SMARTRISK Foundation, Toronto)
Solar Observing FAQ (Jeff Medkeff)
Spider Bites (California Poison Control System)
Spiders (Pest Control Canada)
Sportapolis - Physical Education and Sports
Springboard Health Home Page
Stay safe in cold weather! (U.S. National Institute on Aging)
Stop Static - A Safety Campaign (Petroleum Equipment Institute)
A Strategy for Combating Childhood Obesity and Physical Inactivity in British Columbia (Select Standing Committee on Health, Legislative Assembly of BC, 29 Nov 2006) PDF
Stratospheric Ozone and Human Health (CIESEN SEDAC)
Studies on Phytochemicals (Nutrilite Health Institute)
Study WEB: Health & Nutrition

Sun Protection (Groupe L'Oréal)
Sun Safety Info (ASPA, American Sun Protection Association)
SunSmart (Anti-Cancer Council of Victoria, Australia)
SUPERchick | Women's Fitness Club and Online Personal Trainer (London)
Super Size Me, A Film of Epic Portions (dir. Morgan Spurlock, 2004)
Surfing Veggies - Vegan/Vegetarian Info on the Internet
Toxicological Sciences (Oxford Journals Online)
Trade Secrets: A Moyers Report (Bill Moyers, PBS, 26 Mar 2001)
Traffic STATS (STAtistics on Travel Safety, Carnegie Mellon University/AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety)
Travelers' Health (CDC)
-- Yellow Book
Tufts University Nutrition Navigator
Typing Injury FAQ
Understanding Obesity and Weight Loss
(Robert B. Baron, UCSF Division of Internal Medicine)
Unload and Lock (Guns)
U.S. Chemical Safety and Hazard Investigation Board
USDA Food Composition Data (USDA Nutrient Data Laboratory)
The UV Index, Weather and You! (Environment Canada)
The Vaccine Page

The Vegetarian Resource Group (Baltimore)
VegSource Interactive
Web Fitness Tools
Web Watch: Nutrition (Vivienne Sales, Library Journal, 15 Dec 2002)
Weight Loss and Diet Plans (Barbara Baker, American Journal of Nursing 106:6:52-9, Jun 2006)
Weight Loss Help (TheColumn.org, UK)
The Weightloss Support Forum (Kathleen Elkins)
Where to find Material Safety Data Sheets on the Internet (Rob Toreki)
WholeHealthMD
Wind Chill (Glen Conner, Kentucky Climate Center)
WiredSafety (Perry Aftab et al., New York)
Women Fitness
WorkRights.ca (Canadian Labour Congress)
Worldguide: Health & Fitness
The World's Healthiest Foods (George Mateljan Foundation)
World-wide Internet P.E. & Sports Association
Yogabasics.com (Timothy Burgin)
Your Child Nutrition eSource: ASFSA Recipe Database
(American School Food Service Association)
YourHealth.com
Zeal.com - Health - Wellness & Nutrition

See also Child Safety and Disability Resources


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Gender Issues


Above & Beyond - Transgender Resources and Shopping
(Chris Wells)
Amnesty Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgendered Concerns
AVEN | Asexuality Visibility and Education Network
(David Jay, Middletown, Connecticut)
The Backlash Myth: Progress Toward Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender Equality Since May 17, 2004 (Human Rights Campaign, 12 May 2005)
Basic TG/TS/IS Information (Lynn Conway)
Center for Gender Sanity (Janis Walworth & Michele Kammerer)
Center for the Study of Sexual Minorities in the Military
(UC Santa Barbara)
The Cool Page for Queer Teens (Scott Bidstrup)
Diotima: Materials for the Study of Women and Gender in the Ancient World (Ross Scaife)
EDGE - Education for Disability and Gender Equity
EGALE Canada / Equality for Gays & Lesbians
Engendering Development (PRR Draft, World Bank, May 2000)
The Equality Project (Lesbigay)
Equal Marriage for Same-Sex Couples (Canada)
Ex-Gays? A Longitudinal Study of Religiously Mediated Change in Sexual Orientation (Stanton L. Jones & Mark A. Yarhouse, American Association of Christian Counselors, Nashville, Tennessee, 7 Sep 2007) PDF
Exploring the Biological Contributions to Human Health: Does Sex Matter? (ed. Theresa M. Wizemann & Mary-Lou Pardue, Institute of Medicine, 2001)
Feminism & Gender Studies (Hopkins Philosophy Pages)
The Fight for Gay Rights (Owen Wood, CBC News, Jan 2001, updated)
Freedom to Marry (Evan Wolfson et al., US)
From Teasing to Torment: New National Report on School Bullying (GLSEN, Gay,Lesbian,Straight Education Network, 11 Oct 2005)
FTM International (Female-to-Male)
Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender & Queer Encyclopedia
(ed. Claude Summers & Ted-Larry Pebworth)
The Gay Rights Movement - The campaign for sexual equality (BBC Archive)
Gender and Human Development (UNDP Human Development Report 1995)

Gender and Science Digital Library
Gender Equality Data and Statistics (The World Bank)
Gender Equality for Human Development (Luis T. Gutierrez, ed., Mother Pelican 7:4, Apr 2011)
Gender Equality for Solidarity and Sustainability (Luis T. Gutierrez, ed., Mother Pelican 9:7, Jul 2013)
Gender equality in the world of work (ILO Bureau of Library and Information Services)
Gender Equity Information (Margit Stange Support Committee)
The Gender Identity Clinic (Janet's Place, GenderWeb Project)
Gender Identity Research and Education Society (UK)
Gender in Cyberspace (Donna Howell, About.com)
GenderNET (Sarah Fox)
Gender.org Gender Education and Advocacy
Gender.org.uk
The Gender Similarities Hypothesis (Janet Shibley Hyde, American Psychologist 60(6):581-92, Sep 2005) PDF
GenderStats (World Bank Group)
Gender Studies (New School Libraries)
GenderTalk (Nancy Nangeroni)
GenderWatch (SoftLine) $
GenderWatchers (International Gender Organization)
The GenderWeb Project (Julie Case et al.)
GLBT Historical Society - Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender History Archives and Museum (San Francisco)
Global Trade Expansion and Liberalisation: Gender Issues and Impacts (Marzia Fontana et al.) PDF
GLSEN - Gay, Lesbian and Straight Education Network
The Harry Benjamin International Gender Dysphoria Association, Inc.
Homophobia at 'Hell House': Literally Demonizing Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Youth (Sarah Kennedy & Jason Cianciotto, National Gay and Lesbian Task Force Policy Institute, Washington, DC, 27 Oct 2006) PDF
Homosexuality and Bisexuality (ReligiousTolerance.org)

(How) Does the Sexual Orientation of Parents Matter? (Judith Stacey & Timothy J. Biblarz, American Sociological Review 66:159-83, Apr 2001) PDF
Human Rights Campaign - Working for Lesbian and Gay Rights
Institute for Women's Studies and Gender Studies
(University of Toronto)
International Association for the Study of Sexuality, Culture and Society (San Francisco State University)
The International Foundation for Gender Education
International Gay and Lesbian Human Rights Commission (IGLHRC)
International Gender Equity Resources on Line
(Bonnie Bracey, Educational CyberPlayGround)
International Lesbian and Gay Association
Internet Resources: Gender Policy (CUL Lehman Library)
Intersex Initiative (IPDX): End Medical Abuse of Intersex Children (Emi Koyama et al.)
Intersex Society of North America
Intersex Support Group International
Joel Miller's Family Law Centre - Men's Issues Directory
Lambda Legal
Lambda Literary Foundation
The Lambeth Commission on Communion: The Windsor Report 2004 (Robin Eames et al., Anglican Communion Office, London, 20 Oct 2004)
-- Download Report PDF
Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Trangender Human Rights
(Human Rights Watch)
MediaWatch.ca
MediaWatch Youth - Home
Men's Defense Association
The Men's Issues Page - World Wide Virtual Library (David R. Throop)
Metros vs Retros: The Leo Burnett 2005 Man Study
(Julie Thompson et al., Cannes, 22 Jun 2005)
MyGSA.ca (Egale Canada)
National Coalition for Sexual Freedom (Baltimore, Maryland)
National Consortium of Directors of LGBT Resources in Higher Education (US)

The National Gay and Lesbian Task Force (Washington, DC)
National Organization of Gay and Lesbian Scientists and Technical Professionals
National Sexuality Resource Center (dir. Gilbert Herdt, San Francisco State University)
NCAVP - National Coalition of Anti-Violence Programs (New York)
NOVA Online | Sex: Unknown (Andrew Cohen & Stephen Sweigart, PBS, 30 Oct 2001)
ONE | National Gay & Lesbian Archives (USC)
OutProud - Resources for Queer and Questioning Youth
(San Rafael, California)
Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays
Press for Change (BM Network, London)
Pretty in pink: Should I let my daughter wear pink? (Elisabeth Camp, Aeon Magazine, 19 Jan 2015)
The Pride Library: The UWO Research Facility for Gay and Lesbian Studies (University of Western Ontario)
QueerTheory.com: Queer Studies, Gender Studies & Related Fields
(Danne Polk)
Same-Sex Marriage (FindLaw Special Coverage)
Same-Sex Marriage: A Selective Bibliography of the Legal Literature
(Paul Axel-Lute, Rutgers Law Library)
Same-Sex Rights (CBC News Indepth)
Scouting for All (Scott Cozza et al.)
Scouts Honor (ITVS)
Sexuality Information and Education Council of the U.S.
Sexual Literacy (National Sexuality Resource Center, San Francisco State University)
Sexual Orientation and Human Rights (Human Rights Program, Canadian Heritage)
The Society for the Psychological Study of Men and Masculinity
Stonewalled: Police Abuse and Misconduct Against Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender People in the United States (Amnesty International USA, Washington, DC, 2005) PDF
Stuart Birks' Gender Page
Survivor Project: Intersex & Trans Basics
Ten Percent Society (Gay/Lesbian/Bisexual/Transgender Organizations)
TGForum Resource Guide (Transgender Forum)
Transgender Forum (International Foundation for Gender Education)
Transsexual, Transgender, and Intersex History (Kay Brown)
Transsexual Women's Resources Main Page (Anne Lawrence)
The Trevor Project - Saving Young Lives (US)
TS Road Map - MtF Transsexuals (Andrea James)
UBC Centre for Research in Women's Studies and Gender Relations
(University of British Columbia)
United Kingdom Intersex Society
US National Gay and Lesbian Education Resources
WeAreFamily (Charleston, South Carolina)
Where's the male pill?: Why is there still no male contraceptive pill? (Jalees Rehman, Aeon Magazine, 31 Jul 2013)
The Williams Project (The Charles R. Williams Project on Sexual Orientation Law, UCLA School of Law)
Women and Men Online (Deborah Fallows, Pew Internet & American Life Project Report, 28 Dec 2005)
Women and Men in OECD Countries (Derek Blades, OECD, Jan 2007) PDF

See also Human Rights and Responsibilities, Women, and Women's Health


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Health Care


Medicare rests on the principle that an individual's financial resources should not determine access to services.
Roy Romanow

Active Living By Design (School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill)
Acurian (US)
AdvisorMed
Against the Odds: Making a Difference in Global Health (US National Library of Medicine)
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (US)
AgeNet Eldercare Network
AHRQ Patient Safety Network (US Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality)
Altered Standards of Care in Mass Casualty Events: Bioterrorism and Other Public Health Emergencies (US Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Apr 2005)
The Alternative School (John Prothero)
American Nurses Association (Silver Spring, Maryland)
American Public Health Association - APHA
-- American Journal of Public Health
American Public Human Services Association
Ask Tori, R.N. (Tori Kropp)
Assisted Senior Living: The Senior Living Assistance and Caregiver's Network (Ken Teegardin, US)
Australian Centre for Health Promotion
Australian Sources for Nursing Research
(Lesley Muir & Elizabeth Pigott)
Barely Hanging On: Middle-Class and Uninsured (State Health Access Data Assistance Center, University of Minnesota, for the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, Mar 2010) PDF
Barriers to Chronic Disease Care in the United States of America: The Case of Diabetes and its Consequences (Yale Schools of Public Health and Medicine/Institute for Alternative Futures, Nov 2005) PDF
BC's Children's Hospital Foundation
Becoming a CNA - Certified Nursing Assistant (Cathy Norton)
BestDoctors.com
Better Ideas for Health Care (B.C. Hospital Employees' Union)
Canada Health Act - Medicare (Health Canada)
Canada 2015: Globalization and the Future of Canada's Health and Health Care (Michael Mendelson & Pamela Divinsky, Caledon Institute of Social Policy, Jul 2002) PDF
The Canadian Coalition for Influenza Immunization (CCII)
The Canadian Cochrane Network and Centre (McMaster University)

Canadian Healthcare Association (Ottawa)
Canadian Healthcare Technology
Canadian Health Coalition
Canadian Patient Safety Institute (Edmonton)
Canadian Public Health Association
Canadian Public Service Health Care Plan (TBS)
Care.com Caregivers (US)
Care.com Senior Care Resource Directory - National Resources (US)
Caregiver.com
CaregiverList.com (US)
Caregivers.ca Homecare: Caregivers & Nannies Online
CaregiverZone | The Site for Caregivers and Seniors
Caring for human rights: Challenges and opportunities for nurses and midwives (Amnesty International USA, Washington, DC, 15 Jun 2006)
CarePlanner
Care Simply - Care Documentation and Coordination
Caring for the Elderly: Is There Any Answer to Rising Health Costs? (Alliance for Health Reform, Washington, DC, 26 Sep 2005)
CBC News - Indepth: Curing Health Care
The Center for Advanced Illness Coordinated Care (CoordinatedCare.net)
Center for Health Services Research and Policy
(George Washington University)
Chasing the Sun: A Virtual Reference Service between Health Libraries in Australia and the UK (South Australian Health Services Libraries Consortium)
CIHI Canadian Institute for Health Information
-- From Perceived Surplus to Perceived Shortage (Ben Chan, 5 Jun 2002)
CiteHealth - Reports & Ratings on Hospitals, Nursing Homes and Other Health Care Providers (Brighton, Colorado)
Clinnix Healthcare Portal
CMA Infobase - Clinical Practice Guidelines
(Canadian Medical Association)
CMN Champions Canada (Childrens Miracle Network)

The Cochrane Collaboration Consumer Network (ed. Hilda Bastian)
Commission on the Future of Health Care in Canada
(Romanow Commission)
Commonweal Home Page
Community Tool Box
Companions In Healing (Karen Carnabucci)
Connecting for Health (Markle Foundation)
Consumer's Choice Health (Consumer Resource Network)
Continuing Care Renewal or Retreat? BC Residential and Home Health Restructuring 2001-2004 (Marcy Cohen et al., Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives, 4 Apr 2005) PDF
The Cost of Privatization: Extra Payments to Medicare Advantage Plans -- Updated and Revised (Brian Biles et al., The Commonwealth Fund, Nov 2006) PDF
Crossing the Quality Chasm: A New Health System for the 21st Century
(U.S. Institute of Medicine, 2 Mar 2001)
Cyberspace Hospital Home Page (NUS)
Democratizing Public Services: Lessons from Other Jurisdictions and Implications for Health Care Reform in BC (Marcy Cohen, Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives, 23 Mar 2005) PDF
Dictionary of Information for Patients and Support Groups
(Guo Li)
Effect Measure (ed. "Revere", New York)
ElderWeb Online Eldercare Sourcebook (Karen Stevenson Brown)
Empire Homecare Resources, Inc.
ENA - Emergency Nurses Association
ENW: Emergency Nursing World
Ethical Lawyering in the Gray Areas: Health Care Fraud and Abuse (Joan Krause, Journal of Law, Medicine and Ethics 34:121, 2006; SSRN, 12 Apr 2007)
EthnoMed (Harborview Medical Center, Seattle)
Evidence-Based Medical Practice (Michel Labrecque et al., Laval University)
The Evolving Role of Canada's Fee-for-Service Family Physicians, 1994 to 2003 : Provinicial Profiles (Canadian Institute for Health Information, Ottawa, 2006) PDF
Faith In Action (Robert Wood Johnson Foundation)
Faulkner & Gray's Health Data Management Web Site
FootHealth.ca (British Columbia Association of Podiatrists)
The Friends of Freedom (Canada)

Geriatric Nursing Resources for Care of Older Adults
(American Nurses Association)
Gesundheit! Institute (Patch Adams et al.)
Global Health Council (Washington, DC)
Guide to Health Care Quality: How to Know It When You See It (Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, Maryland, Sep 2005)
Guilty, Afraid, and Alone -- Struggling with Medical Error (Tom Delbanco & Sigall K. Bell, New England Journal of Medicine 357(17):1682-3, 25 Oct 2007)
Harvard School of Public Health
The Hastings Center (Garrison, New York)
HealthandAge.com (Novartis Foundation for Gerontology)
Health and healthcare (Docuticker)
Health & Preventive Care (Allan & Harold Rubin)
Health & Societal Action (Lowell J. Greenberg)
Health Canada: Good Health and Quality Care
Health Canada: Health Care
Health Care (CBC News Indepth)
Health Care (U.S. Departmentof Health & Human Services, Washington, DC)
Health Care and Social Work
Health Care Rationing: What it Means (Henry J. Aaron, The Brookings Institution, Dec 2005)
Healthcare Reality Check
The Health Care & Y2K Personal Planning Guide (Odin Group)
The Healthcare Forum Homepage
Healthcare Freeware
Health Care in the Developing World (PhRMA)
Health Care in the Express Lane: The Emergence of Retail Clinics (Mary Kate Scott, California HealthCare Foundation, Oakland, Jul 2006) PDF

Health Care Information on the Internet
(The British Library)
Health Care Information Resources -- Contents
Health Care Issues (Consumers Union)
Health Care Spending in the United States and OECD Countries (Kaiser Family Foundation, Snapshots, Jan 2007)
Health Care Spending: What the Future Will Look Like (Christian Hagist & Laurence J. Kotlikoff, National Center for Policy Analysis, Dallas, 28 Jun 2006)
HealthCast 2020: Creating a Sustainable Future (Health Research Institute, PriceWaterhouseCoopers, Tampa, Florida, Jan 2006) PDF
Health COMPARE (RAND)
The Health Network of CPRN (Canadian Policy Research Network)
HealthExecOnline
HealthGrades.com
Health Improvement Institute (Bethesda, Maryland)
Health On the Net (HON): MedHunt
HealthRatings.org (Health Improvement Institute)
Health Reform Online
The HealthRights Connection (US Physicians for Human Rights)
Health Screening (MedlinePlus)
HealthWrights: Workgroup for People's Health and Rights (David Werner et al.)
Healthy today, healthy tomorrow? Findings from the National Population Health Survey (Statistics Canada)
HELIX: Healthcare Education, Learning, & Information Exchange
Hopkins 24/7 (ABCNEWS.com)

Hospice Foundation of America - Home Page
HospitalWeb - Global (not including USA)
HospitalWeb - USA
How Does the Quality of Care Compare in Five Countries? (Peter S. Hussey et al., Health Affairs 23:3:89-99, 4 May 2004)
Improving End of Life Care: Why Has It Been So Difficult? (ed. Bruce Jennings et al., The Hastings Center, Garrison, New York, Dec 2005) PDF
Income, Poverty, and Health Insurance Coverage in the United States: 2004 (Carmen DeNavas-Walt et al., U.S. Census Bureau, Aug 2005) PDF
Information for Healthcare Providers
Information Services for Supporting Quality Management in Healthcare (Petros A. Kostagiolas, Journal on Information Technology in Healthcare 4(3):137-46, 2006; E-LIS, 25 Sep 2007)
Informed Consent (Elaine Marie Wayne)
Informing the Future: Critical Issues in Health
(Institute of Medicine, Washington, D.C., 10 Jan 2001)
-- The Report PDF
Institute for Healthcare Advancement (California)
Institute for the Study of Healthcare Organizations & Transactions
InteliHealth Professional Network
International Association for Hospice and Palliative Care
International Observatory on End of Life Care (UK)
The Internet & IT for Busy Nurses and Therapists
(Carol Cooper)
Internet for Health and Social Care (Frances Singfield et al., Intute Virtual Training Suite)
Internet Resources: Health Policy (CUL Lehman Library)

Lab Tests Online (American Association for Clinical Chemistry)
Mapping levels of palliative care development: a global view (Michael Wright et al., International Observatory on End of Life Care, Lancaster University, Nov 2006) PDF
MDJunction.com - Find a Doctor. Know Your Doctor.
(Alon Krouvi, US)
MedErrors.com | Resources for Reducing Medication Errors and Improving Quality in Hospitals (Bridge Medical, US)
Medical Errors (Duke University Medical Center Library)
Medical Imaging in Canada (Canadian Institute for Health Information, 25 Sep 2003)
Medical Records Institute (Newton, Massachusetts)
Medicare Consumer Publications (US HCFA)
Medicare -- The Official US Government Site for Medicare Information
Medicare: It's Decision Time (Tom Kent, Caledon Institute of Social Policy, 22 May 2002) PDF
Medi-Smart Nursing Resource Center
Medscape Public Health & Prevention (WebMD)
Mr. Long-Term Care (Martin K. Bayne)
MySkinMD
National Clearinghouse for Long Term Care (U.S. Department of Health and Human Services)
National Health Council (Washington, DC)
National Health Foundation (US)
The National Health Information Infrastructure, NHII
(US Department of Health and Human Services)
National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization (US)
National Institute of Nursing Research (US National Institutes of Health)
National Health Intelligence Service (UK)
National Patient Safety Foundation (US)
News on Nurses in the Media (Center for Nursing Advocacy)
NHS Information Authority (UK)
NHS Online (National Health Service, UK)
NIHR - National Institute for Healthcare Research
Nurses Network

NursesPortal.com - Gateway to Nurses Helping Nurses
NurseZone
Nursing & Health Care Sites on the Internet
Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect Resource Center
Nursing Home Abuse Center
Nursing Home Compare (US Medicare)
Nursing homes (CBC News In Depth)
Nursing Links (Theresa Serant)
Online Forensic Nursing Resources (Carmen Rivera)
Online Nurse Practioner Programs
-- Definitive List of Governmental Nursing Resources on the Web (Gina Holstead)
Open Directory - Health: Nursing
ORION: Outcomes Research Information On-line
Paramedic Pages: EMS Online
Paramedic to RN Programs Online (Erin Stowley)
Patient Coach
Patient Rights (MedlinePlus)
Patient Safety (MedlinePlus)
A Patient's Guide to Healthcare Information on the Internet
(Margaret England)
The Patient's Voice Message Board
Patient Voices programme (UK)
Personal Medical Records (MedlinePlus)
Physicians for a National Health Program (US)

Plainsense
Please Ask (NHS National Patient Safety Agency, UK)
Point-of-Care Diagnostics for the Developing World (UWTV, University of Washington)
Politics of Health Knowledge Network (HealthWrights)
Prairie Giant: The Tommy Douglas Story (dir. John N. Smith, CBC Television, 12-13 Mar 2006)
-- CBC Television
Preventing Chronic Disease: Public Health Research, Practice and Policy (CDC)
Private Sector Health Projects Database (PSP-One)
Problems & Cures: Romanow Report Released
(CBC News Inquiry, 21-28 Nov 2002)
Provincial Health Services Authority (Vancouver, BC)
PSP-One: Private Sector Partnerships for Better Health (USAID)
PT Central - Comprehensive Physical Therapy Information
Public Health Agency of Canada
Public Health Information & Data Tutorial (Nancy Allee et al., US National Library of Medicine)
Public Health, Innovation and Intellectual Property Rights (Ruth Dreifuss et al., Commission on Intellectual Property Rights, Innovation and Public Health, World Health Organization, Apr 2006) PDF
QualityTools (U.S. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality)
RAND Center for Domestic and International Health Security
(RAND Corporation, Santa Monica, California)
REACHnet: Reliable Elder Access to Care for Health on the Net
(Michael Weiner, Johns Hopkins University)
Refugee Health Care (Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health)
REHABtime.com
Relationship-Centered Care Network (Fetzer Institute)
Resources for Nursing (Demaris Hollembeak, University of Delaware)
Revitalizing Medicare: Shared Problems, Public Solutions (Michael Rachlis et al., Tommy Douglas Research Institute, Jan 2001) PDF
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation - Health Care Philanthropy
(Princeton, New Jersey)
Romanow Commission (Roy Romanow et al., Commission on the Future of Health Care in Canada)
-- Final Report, Building on Values: The Future of Health Care in Canada (28 Nov 2002)
Save Medicare! A Resource Page in Defence of Medicare (Canada)
savvyHEALTH.com
Scipolicy | The Journal of Science and Health Policy
Securing Health: Lessons from Nation-Building Missions
(Seth G. Jones et al., RAND Corporation, 2006)
Seeing Red: Americans Driven into Debt by Medical Bills
(The Commonwealth Fund, New York, Aug 2005)
Seniors' Health (Sympatico)
Seniors Wellness - Information for Seniors and Their Caregivers
Sicko (dir. Michael Moore, 22 Jun 2007)
-- An Hour with Michael Moore on "Sicko"... (Democracy Now!, 18 Jun 2007)
-- Michael Moore on "Sicko" (Interview, NOW with David Brancacchio, 29 Jun 2007)
-- Open Wide and Say 'Shame' (review by A. O. Scott, New York Times, 22 Jun 2007)
-- Reggie Cervantes: Desperate for Health Care (Interview by Maria Hinojosa, NOW with David Brancacchio, PBS, 29 Jun 2007)
-- Review by Jay Stone (CanWest News Service, 27 Jun 2007)
-- Review by Kenneth Turan (Los Angeles Times, 29 Jun 2007)
-- Review by Stephanie Zacharek (Salon.com, 22 Jun 2007)
-- A state of ill health (Review by Ed Pilkington, The Guardian, London, 13 Jun 2007)
-- CNN Gets Blitzed by Michael Moore (YouTube, 9 Jul 2007)
-- Michael Moore vs Wolf Blitzer - Round II (YouTube, 10 Jul 2007)
Sicko? The truth about the US healthcare system (Independent Online Edition, 29 Jun 2007)
Social Medicine in the 21st Century, A Collection of Articles on (ed. Scott Stonington & Seth M. Holmes, PLoS Medicine 3:10, 24 Oct 2006)
Specialty Care In BC: A System in Distress (BC Medical Association Policy Paper, Jun 2004)
Starbright World

Statistics Canada: Canadian Statistics: The People: Health
St. Francis International Center for Healthcare Ethics (dir. S. Y. Tan, Honolulu)
Surgery Door - The UK's Leading Online Health Service
Surgical Waitlist Registry for B.C. (British Columbia)
A systematic review and meta-analysis of studies comparing mortality rates of private for-profit and private not-for-profit hospitals (P. J. Devereaux et al., Can. Med. Assoc. J. 166(11):1399-406, 28 May 2002)
Tackling Healthcare Corruption and Governance Woes in Developing Countries (Maureen Lewis, Center for Global Development, Washington, DC, May 2006) PDF
UCB Public Health Resources on the Internet
UCLA Center for Health Policy Research
Unequal Treatment: Confronting Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Health Care (ed. Brian D. Smedley et al., Institute of Medicine, Washington, DC, 2002)
VhiHealth-e (Vhi Healthcare, Ireland)
Virtual Hospital Home Page (University of Iowa)
VPICU | The Laura P. and Leland K. Whittier Virtual Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (Los Angeles)
Waiting for Health Care in Canada: What We Know and What We Don't Know (Canadian Institute for Health Information, Ottawa, 7 Mar 2006)
WebHealthCenter.com
What the Devil Is Information Therapy? (Lola Butcher, Managed Care, Jun 2007)
What do evidence-based secondary journals tell us about the publication of clinically important artices in primary healthcare journals? (Kathleeen Ann McKibbin et al., BMC Medicine 2:33, 6 Sep 2004) PDF
WorldHealthCare.net - Global Medical Search Engine
Worldwide Healthcare Forums
WorldWide Nurse - The Internet's Nursing Index
Youth for Medicare - Y4M (Canada)

See also Seniors


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Heart and Stroke: Cardiovascular Disease


Abiomed: Focus on the Heart
The AFib Report | Resource Centre for Atrial Fibrillation and Lone Atrial Fibrillation (International Health News)
AF Suppression: Information on Rapid or Irregular Heartbeat, Arrhythmia, and Atrial Fibrillation (St. Jude Medical)
ALLHAT | The Antihypertensive and Lipid-Lowering Treatment to Prevent Heart Attack Trial (NHLBI)
American Heart Association National Center
-- Scientific Sessions
American Heart Association 2010 ECC & CPR Guidelines Update (ParamedicTV)
-- YouTube - 2010 Guidelines for CPR (American Heart Association)
American Stroke Association (American Heart Association)
The Atlas of Heart Disease and Stroke (Judith Mackay & George Mensah, World Health Organization, 23 Sep 2004)
Atrial Fibrillation (Arrhythmia), Causes, Triggers and Corrective Actions
BBC Health: The Heart Disease Guide (Patsy Westcott)
Be a Lifesaver, with Continuous Chest Compression CPR
(Sarver Heart Center, University of Arizona)
Blood Pressure Chart (Mike Moorehead, BPLog.com)
Bloodpressure.com - The Hypertension Network
Blood "Thinning" with Warfarin (Coumadin)
British Heart Foundation
Canadian Cardiovascular Atlas (Canadian Cardiovascular Outcomes Research Team, 2002, revised)
Canadian Cardiovascular Outcomes Research Team (CCORT)
Canadian Cardiovascular Society
Cardio Files (forum, Tel Aviv)
CardioLiving (DuPont Pharmaceuticals Company)
Cardiology and Heart Disease (Robert J. Matthews)
CardioVascular Genetics: An Online Guide for Patients and Their Families
(Ana Morales, Brandeis University)
Cholesterol Low Down (American Heart Association)
The Cleveland Clinic Heart Center
Congestive Heart Failure (American Heart Association)
COUMADIN® (DuPont Pharma, Canada)

COUMADIN® for Canadian Patients (DIN required)
Coumadin Home Page (DuPont Pharmaceuticals Company)
Coumadin Protocol (Family Practice Notebook)
European Society of Cardiology (Sophia Antipolis, France)
The First Open Heart Society of British Columbia (Victoria, BC)
Habits of the Heart (Science Museum of Minnesota)
Healthy Hearts Online Cardiovascular Risk Assessment
Heart and Stroke A-Z Guide (American Heart Association)
Heart & Stroke Foundation
Heart and Stroke Foundation of British Columbia & Yukon
Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada
Heartbeat International - Pacemakers and Peacemakers
Heart Center Online

Heart Disease in Women (MedlinePlus)
Heart Failure Society of America
Heart Health (Plainsense)
HeartInfo - Heart Information Network Front Door
HeartPoint Home Page
Heart Surgery (MedlinePlus)
The Heart Survival Guide (Jeff Rosenberg)
High Blood Pressure, an Informative Guide (Brad Baker)
How the Heart Works (US National Heart Lung and Blood Institute)
The Implantable Artificial Heart Project (AbioCor)
Internet Stroke Center (Washington University School of Medicine)
InVision Guide to a Healthy Heart
IPL Pathfinder: Heart Disease (Corey Shapiro, Internet Public Library)
Learn About Bypass Surgery - Information on Coronary Heart Disease and Bypass Surgery
LifeHeart.com
Making Advances in the Prevention of Stroke (MAPS)
Men and Heart Disease: An Atlas of Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Mortality (CDC)
Metabolic syndrome and risk for heart-failure in middle-age men
(E. Ingelsson et al., Heart, Jun 2006)
PDF
MyCardio (MyHealthyLife)

MyHeartDR (HeartCenterOnline)
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
(U.S. National Institutes of Health)
NOVA Online | Cut to the Heart (PBS, 8 Apr 1997)
NOVA Online | Electric Heart (PBS, 21 Dec 1999)
Open Heart (Columbus Medical Association Foundation)
Open-Heart Community
Prevent and Control High Blood Pressure: Mission Possible
(US National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute)
Pulmonary Hypertension Association -- The PHA Home Page
Roles of Drinking Pattern and Type of Alcohol Consumed in Coronary Heart Disease in Men (Abstract of Kenneth J. Mukamal et al., New England Journal of Medicine 348(2):109-18, 9 Jan 2003)
The Seventh Report of the Joint National Committee on Prevention, Detection, Evaluation and Treatment of High Blood Pressure (JNC7) (NHLBI, 2003)
StrokeHelp.com - A Resource Center for Clinicians, Families & Survivors of Stroke
Stroke Prevention Index (Stephen B. Tatter, Wake Forest Neurosurgery)
StrokeSTOP (University of Massachusetts Medical School/American Stroke Association)
Take One Step for a Healthy Heart (PBS)
To Heal A Heart: Proactive Changes for Beating Heart Disease
(nar. Walter Cronkite, PBS, 2001)
2010 CPR Guidelines (Rod Brouhard, About.com, 18 Oct 2010)
WarfarinInfo.com (Barr Laboratories)
Wholehearted Woman: Living with Hypertension and Menopause
Women and Heart Disease: An Atlas of Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Mortality (CDC)
WomenHeart - The National Coalition for Women with Heart Disease
World Heart Day (World Heart Federation, Geneva)
World Heart Federation (Geneva)
You're One of a Kind (American Heart Association)
Your Guide to Lowering High Blood Pressure (US National High Blood Pressure Education Program)




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