Preface

Introduction

Directories, Search Engines, and Reference Sources

Directories and Search Engines

Achoo Healthcare Online
BioSites
CliniWeb
Doctor's Guide to the Internet
Hardin Meta Directory of Internet Health Sources
Health on the Net Foundation
HealthAtoZ
Healthfinder
HealthWeb
Index to HSLS Internet Resources
The Internet Sleuth – Health Indexes
Medical Matrix
Medical World Search
Michigan Electronic Library
National Institutes of Health Server
Search NIH Web-Space
Tile.Net
Yahoo!

Doctors and Hospitals

AMA Physician Select
DocFinder
Hospital Select

General Health Resources

Agency for Health Care Policy and Research
alt.health
alt.med
AMA Health Insight
Brochure Resource Library
CDC Servers
Consumer Information Center
Diagnostic Test Information Server
Go Ask Alice!
Health Information for Patients
Healthy Lives
InfoNet
Internet FDA
The Internet Sleuth – Health
Mayo Health O@sis
Med Help International
MedicineNet
Mediconsult.com
Medscape
misc.health
National Academy Press
NIH Clinical Research Studies
Office of Disease Prevention
Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion
Office of Minority Health Resource Center
Office of Rare Diseases
sci.med
Thrive
The Virtual Hospital

Medical Journals, Newspapers, and Other News Sources

Archives Specialty Journals
British Medical Journal
CNN Health
Docnet Medis Search
The Internet Sleuth – Journals
The Internet Sleuth – News
JAMA
Medical Tribune Online
MMWR Mailing Lists
New England Journal of Medicine
Newswise
PR Newswire Health/Biotech
PsychArticle Search
TOC-L
WebMedLit
www.reutershealth.com
Your Health Daily

Medical Libraries

bit.listserv.medlib-l, MEDLIB-L
DENTALIB
Medical/Health Sciences Libraries on the Web
National Institutes of Health Library Catalog
National Library of Medicine
NLM Locator
nlmfiles

Reference Sources

CDC WONDER
Combined Health Information Database
Complete Home Medical Guide
Dr. Felix's Free MEDLINE Page
HealthGate
HealthSquare
Human Anatomy On-line
Internet Grateful Med
Merck & Co.
National Health Information Center
OneLook Dictionaries
PubMed
Social Statistics Briefing Room

Conditions, Diseases, and Illnesses

AIDS and HIV


AEGIS (AIDS Education Global Education System)
AIDS, sci.med.aids
AIDS Book Review Journal
AIDS Clinical Trials Information Service
AIDS-L
AIDS Research Information Center
AIDSACT
AIDSNews
The Body: A Multimedia AIDS and HIV Information Resource
CDC National AIDS Clearinghouse
Critical Path AIDS Project
Doctor's Guide to AIDS Information & Resources
HIV InSite
HIV-Support
HIV/AIDS Treatment Information Service
International Association of Physicians in AIDS Care
The Internet Sleuth – AIDS
JAMA HIV/AIDS Information Center
misc.health.aids
National AIDS Treatment Advocacy Project
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Disease (NIAID) Servers
sci.med.aids
USPTO Patent Databases
www.aidsnyc.org

Allergies

ALLERGY
Allergy Basics Center
alt.med.allergy
alt.support.food-allergies
American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology
CEL-KIDS
CELIAC
Doctor's Guide to Allergies Information & Resources
Rubber

Arthritis

alt.support.arthritis
American College of Rheumatology
Arthritis Foundation
Doctor's Guide to Arthritis Information & Resources
misc.health.arthritis
National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases

Asthma

alt.support.asthma
Doctor's Guide to Asthma Information & Resources
JAMA Asthma Information Center

Blood Disorders

alt.support.hemophilia
alt.support.scleroderma

Bone and Muscle Disorders

General

alt.support.ataxia
alt.support.dystonia
alt.support.jaw-disorders
alt.support.marfan
alt.support.spina-bifida
Doctor's Guide to ALS (Lou Gehrig's Disease) Information & Resources
sci.med.diseases.als
sci.med.orthopedics

Osteoporosis

Doctor's Guide to Osteoporosis Information & Resources
Osteoporosis and Related Bone Diseases National Resource Center
sci.med.diseases.osteoporosis

Brain Diseases and Injuries

alt.support.cerebral-palsy
American Brain Tumor Association
BRAINTMR
DISCUSS-TBI
The National Parkinson Foundation
PARKINSN
TBI-FAM
TBI-SPRT

Cancer

Breast Cancer

BCN-FLASH
BREAST-CANCER
Breast Cancer Information Clearinghouse
Community Breast Health Project
Doctor's Guide to Breast Cancer Information & Resources
MALEBC
National Action Plan on Breast Cancer
National Alliance of Breast Cancer Organizations
National Breast Cancer Coalition
Y-ME National Breast Cancer Organization

Directories and Search Engines

Cancer News on the Net
The Internet Sleuth – Cancer

General Resources

alt.support.cancer
American Cancer Society
American Institute for Cancer Research Online
ASCO Online
CA: A Cancer Journal for Clinicians
CANCER-L
CancerGuide
CancerNet
CancerWire
CAREGIVERS
Journal of Clinical Oncology
National Cancer Institute
NCCS
OncoLink
ONCONEWS
PED-ONC
SARCOMA
sci.med.diseases.cancer

Leukemia and Myeloma


BMT-TALK
CLL
CML-TALK
HEM-ONC
International Myeloma Foundation
Leukemia Society of America

Other Specific Types of Cancer

AA-MDS-TALK
CARCINOID
COLON
EC-GROUP
GYN-ONC
KIDNEY-ONC
L-M-SARCOMA
LARYNX-C
LIVER-ONC
LUNG-ONC
MEL-L
OVARIAN
RARE-CANCER
STOMACH-ONC
THYROID-ONC

Pancreas Cancer

Pancreas Cancer Web
PANCREAS-ONC

Prostate Cancer

alt.support.cancer.prostate
Doctor's Guide to Prostate Cancer Information & Resources
PROSTATE
Prostate Cancer Home Page
Prostate Cancer InfoLink
sci.med.prostate.cancer
US TOO International, Inc.

Testicular Cancer

alt.support.cancer.testicular
TC-NET
Testicular Cancer Resource Center

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

alt.health.cfids-action, CFIDS-L
alt.med.cfs, CFS-L
alt.med.cfs.open, CFS-OPEN
The CFIDS Association of America
CFS-NEWS
CFS-Y
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome/Myalgic Encephalomyelitis
CO-CURE

Chronic Pain

alt.support.chronic-pain
American Academy of Pain Management
PAIN-L

Diabetes

adults_cwd
alt.support.diabetes
alt.support.diabetes.kids
American Diabetes Association
CDC Diabetes Home Page
children with DIABETES
Diabetes in America
Diabetes Information Center
Diabetes Mall
Diabetes Monitor
diabetic
Doctor's Guide to Diabetes Information & Resources
The Internet Sleuth – Diabetes
Juvenile Diabetes Foundation International
kids_cwd
misc.health.diabetes
National Diabetes Information Clearinghouse
On-line Diabetes Resources
teens_cwd

Digestive Diseases

alt.support.crohns-colitis
alt.support.ostomy
Doctor's Guide to Gastric Disorders Information & Resources
GERD Information Resource Center
National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse
NIDDK WWW Server
United Ostomy Association

Disabilities and Rehabilitation

ABLEDATA
alt.support.attn-deficit
alt.support.disabled.caregivers
alt.support.disabled.sexuality
alt.support.learning-disab
American Foundation for the Blind
DIS-SPRT
DISABLED
Family Village
Internet Resources for Special Children
JAN on the Web
misc.handicap
MOBILITY
National Council on Disability
National Rehabilitation Information Center
Project Enable
Special Olympics International
Trace Research & Development Center

Ear, Nose, and Throat Conditions

alt.support.hearing-loss
alt.support.sinusitis
alt.support.tinnitus
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association
beyond-hearing
Ear, Nose, and Throat Information Center
National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders Information Clearinghouse

Eye Care

alt.support.glaucoma
American Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgery
EyeNet
Glaucoma Research Foundation
National Eye Institute
Prevent Blindness America
sci.med.vision

Gulf War Syndrome

The Missing GulfLINK Files
Presidential Advisory Committee on Gulf War Veterans' Illnesses

Headaches

alt.support.headaches.migraine
American Council for Headache Education
Doctor's Guide to Migraine Information & Resources
JAMA Migraine Information Center
National Headache Foundation

Heart and Cardiovascular System

American College of Cardiology
American Heart Association
Doctor's Guide to Elevated Cholesterol Information & Resources
Doctor's Guide to Stroke Information & Resources
The Heart: An Online Exploration
HeartInfo
HEARTTALK-L
The Internet Sleuth – Cardiology
The Internet Sleuth – Heart Disease
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute Servers
sci.med.cardiology
STROKE-L

Infectious Diseases

General Resources

alt.support.post-polio
Outbreak

Hepatitis

HEPV-L
sci.med.diseases.hepatitis

Lyme Disease

LymeNet
LymeNet-L
sci.med.diseases.lyme

Sexually Transmitted Diseases

alt.support.herpes
JAMA Sexually Transmitted Disease Information Center

Kidney Diseases

AAKP Renal Flash
alt.support.kidney-failure
American Association of Kidney Patients
National Kidney and Urologic Diseases Information Clearinghouse
National Kidney Foundation
The Nephron Information Center

Mental Health

Alzheimer's Disease

ALZHEIMER
ALZHEIMER Page
Alzheimer Research Forum
Alzheimers.com
Alzheimer's Association
Alzheimer's Disease Education & Referral Center
Alzheimer's Disease Review
American Health Assistance Foundation
Doctor's Guide to Alzheimer's Disease Information & Resources

Anxiety

alt.recovery.panic-anxiety.self-help
alt.support.anxiety-panic
the Anxiety-Panic Internet resource (tAPir)
Doctor's Guide to Anxiety Disorders Information & Resources
National Anxiety Foundation
Panic & Anxiety Disorders

Children

American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
YANX-DEP

Depression

alt.support.depression
alt.support.depression.manic
alt.support.depression.medication
alt.support.depression.seasonal
alt.support.survivors.prozac
DEPRESS
Depression Central
Doctor's Guide to Depression Information & Resources
National Depressive and Manic-Depressive Association
soc.support.depression.crisis
soc.support.depression.family
soc.support.depression.manic
soc.support.depression.misc
soc.support.depression.seasonal
soc.support.depression.treatment

Directories and Search Engines

Dr. Bob's Mental Health Links
The Internet Sleuth – Mental Health
Online Dictionary of Mental Health

Eating Disorders

alt.recovery.compulsive-eat
alt.support.eating-disord
EAT-DIS
OASIS

General Resources

alt.psychology.help
alt.society.mental-health
alt.support
alt.support.stuttering
American Psychological Association
APA Online
Internet Mental Health
Mental Health Infosource
Mental Health Net
National Institute of Mental Health
National Mental Health Association
National Mental Health Services Knowledge Exchange Network
P-SOURCE
PSY-MEDIA
sci.med.psychobiology
sci.psychology Newsgroups
sci.psychology.announce
sci.psychology.psychotherapy
The Student Counseling Virtual Pamphlet Collection
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder

alt.support.ocd
OCD-L

Personality Disorders

alt.support.personality
BORDERPD
SADM

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder

alt.support.trauma-ptsd
TRAUMATIC-STRESS

Recovery

alt.abuse.recovery
alt.recovery
alt.recovery.addiction.sexual
alt.recovery.codependency
alt.sexual.abuse.recovery

Schizophrenia

alt.support.schizophrenia
Doctor's Guide to Schizophrenia Information & Resources

Suicide

alt.suicide.holiday
suicide-support
suicide-survivors

Neurological Disorders

General

alt.support.disorders.neurological
alt.support.epilepsy
American Academy of Neurology
The Internet Sleuth – Neuroscience
National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke

Multiple Sclerosis

alt.support.mult-sclerosis
International MS Support Foundation
National Multiple Sclerosis Society
The World of Multiple Sclerosis

Skin Disorders

AcneNet
alt.support.lupus
alt.support.psoriasis
alt.support.skin-diseases
alt.support.skin-diseases.psoriasis
alt.support.skin-diseases.vitiligo
American Academy of Dermatology
ECZEMA
National Psoriasis Foundation
Pinch.com

Sleep Disorders

alt.support.sleep-disorder
Doctor's Guide to Insomnia Information & Resources
National Sleep Foundation
Sleep Home Pages
The Sleep Medicine Home Page
SleepNet

Substance Abuse

Al-Anon/Alateen
alt.recovery.aa
alt.recovery.adult-children
alt.recovery.na
Drug-Free Resource Net
Indiana Prevention Resource Center
The Internet Sleuth – Substance Abuse
Mothers Against Drunk Driving
National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism
National Institute on Drug Abuse
Online AA Recovery Resources
PREVline (Prevention Online)
Tranquility

Prevention and Treatment

Aging Issues

Administration on Aging
LTCARE-L

Alternative Medicine


Acupuncture.com
Alternative Health News Online
The Alternative Medicine Homepage
Dr. Bower's Complementary and Alternative Medicine Home Page
The Internet Sleuth – Alternative Medicine
misc.health.alternative
Office of Alternative Medicine

Children's Health

American Academy of Pediatrics
CaringKids
CaringParents
ChildSecure
CPPARENT
CSHCN-L
KidsHealth at the AMA
KidsHealth.org
misc.kids.health
National Institute of Child Health and Development
The National Organization on Fetal Alcohol Syndrome
National Sudden Infant Death Syndrome Resource Center
Pediatric/Adolescent Gastroesophageal Reflux Association
PEDIATRIC-PAIN
Pediatric Points of Interest
PEDINFO
SickKids
SIDS Network

Dental Health

ADA Online
Dental Related Internet Resources
The Internet Sleuth – Dentistry
National Institute of Dental Research
National Oral Health Information Clearinghouse

Drugs (Prescription)

CenterWatch Clinical Trials Listing Service
The Internet Sleuth – Pharmacology
Medication Info Search
Needy Meds
Pharmaceutical Connections
PharmInfoNet
RxList
RxMed

Fitness and Exercise

Fit-L
FitnessLink
misc.fitness Newsgroups
soc.senior.health+fitness
Start-Now-L
Walklist
Weights-2

Men's Health

alt.support.impotence
alt.support.prostate.prostatitis
Doctor's Guide to Enlarged Prostate (BPH) Information & Resources
Doctor's Guide to Erectile Dysfunction Information & Resources
Not for Men Only
Prostatitis Home Page
sci.med.prostate.prostatitis, PROSTATITIS

Nutrition and Diet

alt.health.fasting
alt.support.diet
alt.support.diet.rx
American Dietetic Association
Center for Food Safety & Applied Nutrition
Center for Science in the Public Interest
CyberDiet
Food Finder
Kids Food CyberClub
NutriBase
Nutrition Analysis Tool
rec.food.veg Newsgroups
sci.med.nutrition
Tufts University Nutrition Navigator

Sports Medicine

American Podiatric Medical Association
NISMAT
The Physician and Sportsmedicine Online

Transplantation

Bone Marrow Transplant Resource Netmarks
CenterSpan
SECONDWIND
Surviving Transplantation
TransWeb

Travel Medicine

CDC Travel Information
Medical College of Wisconsin International Travelers Clinic
Travel Health Online

Women's Health

Abortion Clinics OnLine
alt.infertility Newsgroups
alt.support.abortion
alt.support.breast-implant Newsgroups
alt.support.breastfeeding
alt.support.endometriosis
alt.support.menopause
BabyZone
Doctor's Guide to Menopause Information & Resources
grief-choice
Health Resource Directory
The Internet Sleuth – Women's Health
JAMA Contraception Information Center
misc.health.infertility
misc.kids.breastfeeding
misc.kids.pregnancy
Online Birth Center
sci.med.obgyn
soc.support.pregnancy.loss
Take Wellness to Heart
talk.abortion

Health Care Issues

Death and Dying

adult-parents
adult-sibs
alt.support.grief
alt.support.grief.pet-loss
FACING-AHEAD
grief-aids
grief-chat
grief-coping
grief-grands
grief-men
grief-pets
grief-violence
grief-widowed and griefwidowed-movingon
GriefNet
Grieving Parents Lists
hospice
kids-to-kids
National Hospice Organization
talk.euthanasia
Webster's Death, Dying & Grief Guide

Environmental Health

Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry
arsenic
HealthE
Human Radiation Experiments Information Management System (HREX)
National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences
National Pesticide Telecommunications Network
National Safety Council
National Toxicology Program
Office of Human Radiation Experiments

Ethics and Fraud

BIOMED-L
Biomedical & Health Care Ethics Resources on WWW
The Center for BioEthics
Healthfraud
MacLean Center for Clinical Medical Ethics
National Bioethics Advisory Commission Homepage
National Human Genome Research Institute
Quackwatch
UB Center for Clinical Ethics and Humanities in Health Care

Health Care Policy

HEALTHPOL
HEALTHRE
LIST.HEALTHPLAN
Marijuana Policy Project
MPPupdates
National Coalition on Health Care
National Rural Health Association
The OTA Legacy
sci.med.cannabis
talk.politics.medicine

Health Insurance

California Coalition for Ethical Mental Health Care
Health Care Financing Administration
Managed Care
MBHC
Medicare and You

Legal Issues

Health Law
The Health Law Resource

Occupational Health and Safety


MCS-IMMUNE-NEURO
misc.health.injuries.rsi Newsgroups
misc.health.therapy.occupational
Occ-Env-Med-L
Occupational Safety and Health Administration Home Page
OSHA Computerized Information System (OCIS)
PCHEALTH
RSI-EAST
sci.med.occupational
SOREHAND
Typing Injury FAQ

Smoking

Action on Smoking and Health
alt.recovery.nicotine
alt.smokers
alt.support.non-smokers Newsgroups
alt.support.stop-smoking
American Lung Association
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids
CDC's Tobacco Information and Prevention Source (TIPS)
EXSMKR-L
NicNet
The State Tobacco Information Center
The Tobacco Resolution
TOBACTALK

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