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Healthcare/Medical Information

 

~Alzheimer Association—Greater Richmond area

Programs, education, and information for those diagnosed with or caring for those with Alzheimer’s disease.  Includes a 24/7 toll-free help hotline.

http://www.alz.org/grva

 

~Susan B. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation

Information about programs, education, and information for those diagnosed with or caring for those with breast cancer.

http://www.komen.org

 

~American Heart Association

Learn more about the American Heart Association's efforts to reduce death caused by cardiovascular disease.

http://www.americanheart.org

 

~American Cancer Society

The American Cancer Society is dedicated to eliminating cancer as a major health problem by preventing cancer, saving lives, and diminishing suffering.

 
~Medicare

Official government site with consumer oriented information on cost, eligibility, and enrollment in Medicare health plans. Compare prescription drug plans, health plans and Medigap policies.

http://www.medicare.gov/

 

~MedlinePlus

Medline will direct you to information on health issues, prescription drugs, and find doctors, hospitals and dentists in your area.

http://medlineplus.gov/

 

~Mayo Clinic

Browse main topics or search by key word for accurate and easy to understand medical information.

http://www.mayoclinic.com/

 

~MedicineNet

MedicineNet provides reliable doctor produced health and medical information.

http://www.medicinenet.com/script/main/hp.asp

 

~Prescription drugs

Provides free, accurate and independent  advice on over 24,000 prescription drugs and over the counter medications.

 

~RxList  Internet Drug Index

Provides dosage,warnings, adverse reactions, and answers to typical questions about prescription drugs.

http://www.rxlist.com/script/main/hp.asp

 

~Drug Infonet

Provides drug and information for you healthcare needs.

http://www.druginfonet.com/index.php?pageID=mission.htm