Tips for Caregivers Information and support for caregivers of those with Alzheimer's, from driving to wandering to finding a nursing home.
Brainline.org Preventing, treating and living with traumatic brain injury (TBI).
Brain Injury Alliance of Colorado Find support groups, or chat with someone in the know.
Association of Cancer Online Resources Some patient matching and 130 cancer email lists.
Cancer Survivor Network Support regardless of where the patient is being treated.
AIDSinfo Comprehensive site including a Drug Database of fact sheets on HIV/AIDS-related drugs.
Liver Health Connection (Formerly Hep C Connection)
Safe2 Tell Student Lounge A place for youth to report threatening behaviors or activities endangering themselves or someone they know, in a way that keeps them safe and anonymous.
American Psychiatric Association Locate various providers of mental health services.
National Institute of Mental Health Mental health information including fact sheets and clinical trials.
American Psychological Association From anger, to ethics, to holiday stresses and more.
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline Call 1-800-273-TALK (8255).
- Locate treatment facilities close to you in any state.
- Consider your options for recovery.
- Or call the 24/7 Treatment Referral Line at 1-800-662-HELP (4357).
Drugs & Medicines
Drugs, Supplements, and Herbal Information from MedlinePlus Generic and brand-name drugs, plus herbs and supplements.
Drugs.com Includes pill identifier and contraindications.
MedWatch The FDA site for safety or reporting of adverse reactions to medications and medical devices.
Complementary and Alternative Medicine
National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine Researching the effectiveness of non-traditional medical therapies.
WholeHealthMD Food remedies and therapies developed by board-certified doctors and specialists.
Medical Research and Clinical Trials
Tests and Procedures
RadiologyInfo Explains radiation therapy and procedures.
Transplant Living Before a transplant and afte.
CraigHospital.org For brain and spinal cord injuries. Non-emergency Spinal Cord Injury Nurse Advice Line at 1-800-247-0257. More websites of interest.
Rehabilitation at MedlinePlus.gov
Get Good Care
Compare Care Providers:
Medicare Quality, planning and comparison tools for –
- Nursing Homes
- Home Health Care
- Dialysis Facilities
- Medicare Health & Drug Plans
Agency for Healthcare Research & Quality Resources for patients and consumers.
Guidelines.gov Very technical.
Health Fraud Recognize scams, quackery, and more.