What You Should Know About the Flu CDC The site provides key facts, prevention information, research and reports, information for health professionals and special groups, and links to additional resources.
HealthFinder U.S. Department of Health and Human Services This website provided by the National Health Information Center (a division of HHS) contains comprehensive resources and information on just about any health topic imaginable. Easy to use and find information.
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK) National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK) The National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases conducts and supports research on many of the most serious diseases affecting public health including diabetes, digestive disorders, kidney disease, metabolic and endocrine disorders, hematologic diseases, and urologic disorders. The website provides extensive health information, as well as research opportunities, clinical trials, frequently asked questions, and reports/studies. The site is easy to navigate and is well organized.
Common Cold MedLinePlus This site provides information about colds, including Illustrations, Alternative names, Definition, Causes, incidence, and risk factors, Symptoms, Treatment, Complications, Calling your health care provider, Prevention, and References.
National Institute on Deafness & Other Communication Disorders National Institute on Deafness & Other Communication Disorders NIDCD (part of NIH) conducts and support research in the normal and disordered processes of communication (e.g., hearing, balance, smell, taste, voice, speech, and language), in disease prevention and health promotion, in special medical and behavioral problems associated with communication impairments, and with regard to the creation of devices that can help people with impaired sensory and communication function. They publish fact sheets, brochures, information packets and newsletters, and have a toll free telephone number you can call to get further information.