CHS does not philosophically agree with all the content of the following links:
An Acclaimed Herpes Information Resource Information About Sexually Transmitted Dieases
Herpes - The most comprehensive educational site. Covers transmission, treatments, medications, symptoms, self-help, diet & nutrition, current research, products, and URL pointers to other sites.
Internet Grateful Med is a product of the U.S. National Library of Medicine (NLM). The program offers assisted searching in MEDLINE and other MEDLARS® databases created by the National Library of Medicine. Developed through NLM's ongoing System Reinvention initiative, Internet Grateful Med can map user terms through NLM's Unified Medical Language System® (UMLS®) Metathesaurus® to help users create, submit and refine online searches.
Mayo Clinic Health Solutions
Mayo Clinic Health Solutions' award-winning consumer Web site offers health information and self-improvement tools.
MayoClinic.com's medical experts and editorial professionals bring you access to the knowledge and experience of Mayo Clinic for all your consumer health information needs, from cancer, diabetes and heart disease to nutrition, exercise and pregnancy.
Information by States / misc links etc
Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)
The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) is the United States government's principal agency for protecting the health of all Americans and providing essential human services, especially for those who are least able to help themselves.
National Library of Medicine (NLM)
The National Library of Medicine (NLM), on the campus of NIH in Bethesda, Maryland, is the world's largest medical library. It collects materials in all major areas of the health sciences and two a lesser degree in such areas as Chemistry, Physics, Botany and Zoology. The collections stand at 5 million items--book, journals, technical reports, manuscripts, microfilms, photographs and images. Housed within the Library is one of the world's finest medical history collections of old (pre-1914) and rare medical texts, manuscripts and incunabula.
The following are sites for travel information.
CDC Home Travel Information Page
CDC Traveler's Health offers information to assist travelers and their health-care providers in deciding the vaccines, medications, and other measures necessary to prevent illness and injury during international travel.
World Health Organization WWW Home Page
The objective of WHO is the attainment by all peoples of the highest possible level of health. Health, as defined in the WHO Constitution, is a state of complete physical, mental and social well-being and not merely the absence of disease or infirmity. In support of its main objective, the Organization has a wide range of functions.
Last update on July 9, 2009