Health & Medicine


See APL's and InfoSoup's Affordable Care Act pages



Alternative Medicine

Nat'l Center for Complementary & Alternative Medicine


All-In-One Sites

Medline Plus


Health Oasis --Mayo

MedicineNet / WebMD -- "Senior care information. Get help in caring for parents and caring for elderly relatives with our free senior care resources and expert caregiving advice."


Doctors & Hospitals

AMA / Physician Select

WebMD Physician Dir.

Board Certification

Hospital Select

Hosp. Directory / Search



Reference Tools

Bad Bug Book (ecoli etc.)


Medical Dictionary

Medical Tests

Merck Manuals

Plants for a Future

Poisonous Plants

Rare Disorders --NORD


Consumer Info

Checkpoint -- WHA

Foundation for Accountability

America's Best Hospitals -- US News

Hospital Compare -- Dept. of Health and Human Services

Quality Check -- JCAHO


Patient Info

Toll-Free #

Health Organizations



Medline Plus





AMA Journals

PubMed Central

Free Online Med. Jrnls

Sci. & Med. Jrnls (Full-Text)

MedicalJournals A - Z

Mags / Journals --ND



Nutrition Data

U.S.D.A. Nutritient DB

Food Composition

Vitamins and Minerals Chart --Australia's Dept. of Health and Aging



National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine --The National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (NCCAM) is the “lead agency for scientific research on the diverse medical . . . practices . . . and products that are not generally considered part of conventional medicine.” The Center’s site is a trove of information both for consumers and health professionals.

Government / Medicare

Nat. Institutes of Health

CDC / CDC Data

Food & Drug Admin.

USDA Food & Nutrition


OSHA / (Local offices)


MSDS &Toxicology

Poison Centers

See MSDS page



Drug Info -- Medline Plus

PDR Family Guide

USP Drug Guide

FDA Drug Approval




Senior Care WI Directory --

HMO Information

Health & Family Services

WI Health Care Info.

Credential Holders

Medical Mediation Panels

Youth Suicide Prevention - DPI


BioLife Plasma Centers

Find information about the Swine Flu from the CDC (including key facts), Wisconsin's Pandemic Flu Resource website, as well as Appleton's Health Dept page on Planning for Pandemic Flu.

The National Institute of Health has provided this general, quick-guide titled Is it a cold or the flu? (¿Será un resfrío o será la gripe?)