Medical Information Resources
PubMed comprises more than 23 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books. Citations may include links to full-text content from PubMed Central and publisher web sites.
A service of the U.S. National Library of Medicine From the National Institutes of Health
We highly recommend this site as it is full of useful information about various health topics and medications.
The Center for Disease Control is a major site of information from the federal government.
Genetics Home Reference is the National Library of Medicine's web site for consumer information about genetic conditions and the genes or chromosomes related to those conditions.
The lead Federal agency charged with improving the quality, safety, efficiency, and effectiveness of health care for all Americans. The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), a part of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, is the lead agency charged with supporting research designed to improve the quality of healthcare, reduce its cost, improve patient safety, decrease medical errors, and broaden access to essential services. AHRQ sponsors and conducts research that provides evidence-based information on healthcare outcomes; quality; and cost, use, and access. The information helps healthcare decision makers, patients and clinicians, health system leaders, and policymakers-make more informed decisions and improve the quality of healthcare services.
HealthFinder connects visitors with science-based prevention and wellness information that one can act on immediately. A government web site where you will find information and tools to help you and those you care about stay healthy.
CardioSmart, the patient education and empowerment initiative brought to you by the American College of Cardiology. Our mission is to help individuals prevent, treat and manage cardiovascular disease. The Lipoprotein(a) Foundation was honored to presented in the CardioSmart Patient Pavillion at the American College of Cardiology meeting in San Diego, 2015. Click on purple CardioSmart word above to see the foundation featured on the American College of Cardiology CardioSmart web site.