News

links

general health information and specific conditions---lots of topics here
http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/


diet & exercise links
www.myfitnesspal.com/
www.shapeup.org
www.eatright.org

www.obesity.org
www.ama-assn.org/consumer.htm
www.niddk.nih.gov/health/nutrit/win.htm
www.nhlbi.nih.gov/health/public/heart/obesity/lose_wt/index.htm
www.fitness.gov
www.healthcentral.com/diet-exercise/
www.healthierlifesteps.org


heart and hypertension
www.americanheart.org
www.managebloodpressure.com
www.nhlbi.nih.gov/hbp.index.html
www.healthierus.gov/dietaryguidlines/
www.nhlbi.nih.gov
http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/health/public/heart/hbp/dash/index.htm (DASH Diet)

smoking cessation

www.4woman.gov/quitsmoking/important

www.ahcpr.gov/consumer/tobacco/5daybook.htm
www.fda.gov/fdac/features/1997/797_smoke.html
www.cancer.org/downloads/COM/tipstohelpyouquit.doc
http://familydoctor.org/296.xml
www.quitnet.com
www.trytostop.org
www.dccps.cancer.gov/tcrb/No_FumarC.pdf

diabetes
www.lillydiabetes.com
http://diabetes.niddk.nih.gov/dm/pubs/complications_eyes/index.htm
http://www.vahealth.org:80/cdpc/diabetes/programs.htm
http://www.vahealth.org:80/cdpc/diabetes/risk.htm

influenza
www.amafluhelp.org/

Alzheimer's Disease, clinical trial enrollment
http://www.alz.org/research/clinical_trials/find_clinical_trials_trialmatch.asp

research/ clinical trial registration
www.researchmatch.org

contraception/ fertility
http://nfp.marquette.edu/
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Creighton_Model_FertilityCare_System

http://www.billings-centre.ab.ca/

insomnia
http://www.360-5.com/conditions/Insomnia/Pages/introduction.aspx

ADD/ADHD
http://www.nytimes.com/2008/06/17/health/17well.html

Advanced Directives/ Living Wills / Virginia
https://www.virginiaregistry.org (site to store your personal directives)
http://www.msv.org/advancedirectives
http://www.vsb.org/site/public/healthcare-decisions-day  (for mental health issues)