CH&W does not philosophically hold to 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
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.
HELIX Healthcare Education Learning & Information Exchange
HELIX(SM) , provided by Glaxo Wellcome Healthcare Education, offers continuing education, MEDLINE, audiostreamed lectures, career development, technology updates, news and publications for health care professionals and patients. This is a no cost service.
Information by States / misc links etc
Mediconsult.com is a professionally moderated, consumer focused free virtual medical center offering detailed medical and drug information and support to patients managing medium and long term medical conditions
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.
CDC Home Travel Information Page
Reference Material / Disease Outbreaks / Additional Information / Geographic Health Recommendations
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, 2010