AMA AMERICAN MEDICAL ASSOCIATION
The American Medical Association provides a variety of resources for Physicians, Residents, Medical Students and Patients.
CENTERS FOR DISEASE CONTROL & PREVENTION
Sample content: In the News; Travelers Health; Health Topics A-Z; Publications, Software & Products; Terrorism and Public Health.
Works to improve the quality and availability of substance abuse prevention, alcohol and drug addiction treatment, and mental health services.
The Federal governments source for womens health information. Provided by the National Womens Health Information Center of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
Health A-Z, Drugs & Supplements, Healthy Living, Eating & Diets, Parenting & Pregnancy, Teen Health & Pet Health.
“If youre trying to give up drugs, peer support groups can be an invaluable source of guidance, assistance, and encouragement”
NIDA NATIONAL INSTITUTE ON DRUG ABUSE
The National Institute on Drug Abuse is a United States federal-government research institute whose mission is to “lead the Nation in bringing the power of science to bear on drug abuse and addiction.”
PROJECT KNOW: UNDERSTANDING ADDICTION
“The first few instances of drug use may be fun, but the behavior can quickly turn into substance abuse and addiction”
Health library A to Z (prevention & wellness, diseases & conditions, and alternative medicine) plus medical dictionaries, an encyclopedia, and journals
Drugwatch is an awareness group that aims to educate the public about prescription drugs, over-the-counter medication, and medical devices that have the potential to cause patients serious harm.