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    Diabetes
    The American Diabetes Association provides information on diabetes research, advocacy, and prevention. Online resources include: nutrition and recipes, weight loss and exercise, community programs and local events, books, and message boards for support.
    http://www.diabetes.org/ - 4-Nov-2005 - Hits: 343 - Rate This | Details
    Diabetes and Depression
    Several studies suggest that diabetes doubles the risk of depression compared to those without the disorder. The chances of becoming depressed increase as diabetes complications worsen. Research shows that depression leads to poorer physical and mental functioning, so a person is less likely to follow a required diet or medication plan. Treating depression with psychotherapy, medication, or a combination of these treatments can improve a patient's well-being and ability to manage diabetes. This article describes the association between diabetes and depression.
    http://psychcentral.com/lib/diabetes-and-depression/0001380 - 11-Nov-2005 - Hits: 291 - Rate This | Details
    EthnoMed
    EthnoMed is Harborview Medical Center's ethnic medicine website containing medical and cultural information about immigrant and refugee groups. Information is specific to groups in the Seattle area, but much of the cultural and health information is of interest and applicable in other geographic areas.The objective of the website is to make information about culture, language, health, illness and community resources directly accessible to health care providers who see patients from different ethnic groups.
    http://ethnomed.org/ - 29-Nov-2006 - Hits: 452 - Rate This | Details
    Glaucoma Foundation
    The mission of The Glaucoma Foundation (TGF) is to develop a cure for glaucoma through innovative research and collaboration.The Foundation works to encourage and support basic and applied research in glaucoma, to gain and disseminate new information about the causes and treatment of glaucoma, and to further efforts to identify and develop novel approaches to preserve visual function and reverse blindness caused by glaucoma.
    http://glaucomafoundation.org - 16-Mar-2005 - Hits: 280 - Rate This | Details
    International Paruresis Association Top Rated
    This site is provided as a resource for people who find it difficult or impossible to urinate in the presence of others, either in their own home or in public facilities. Also, for people who have difficulty under the stress of time pressure, when being observed, when others are close by and might hear you, or when on moving vehicles.
    http://www.paruresis.org - 13-Aug-2000 - Hits: 785 - Rate This | Details
    Medical Records Automation
    To subscribe to this mailing list, you will need to compose a short email. Click on the link above and enter this text into the body of your email message (leave the subject line blank): subscribe medrec-L Your-name
    Mailing list: mailto:listserv@usa.net - 23-Feb-2000 - Hits: 240 - Rate This | Details
    Medical Resource Reviews Database
    This database contains summaries and reviews of electronic medical information resources available by any of the following means: browsable WWW sites, or downloadable datasets and software, or on CD-ROMs. The areas covered are: Anatomy, Physiology, Internal Medicine, Physical Therapy, Exercise Therapy, Pharmacology, Dermatology, Dentistry, Acupuncture, Nursing, Gastroenterology, Surgery, Obstetrics/Gynecology, Urology, Pulmonology, Cardiology, Ophthalmology, Prevention, Naturopathy, Sports Medicine, Radiology, Lab, Psychology, Neurology, Psychiatry, Pediatrics, Infectious Diseases, Primary Care, Endocrinology.
    http://www.hpdrc.fiu.edu/med.resource/ - 1-Jan-2006 - Hits: 245 - Rate This | Details
    Medicare
    The Medicare.gov website: includes information about the prescription drug plan, who can be covered under Medicare, and information about the Affordable Care Act(ACA)and how it affects people with Medicare.
    http://www.medicare.gov/index.html - 1-Jan-2006 - Hits: 93 - Rate This | Details
    Medicare Part-B Billing
    To subscribe to this mailing list, you will need to compose a short email. Click on the link above and enter this text into the body of your email message (leave the subject line blank): subscribe PARTB-L Your-name
    Mailing list: mailto:listserv@usa.net - 23-Feb-2000 - Hits: 277 - Rate This | Details
    MedlinePlus
    Updated daily, MedlinePlus contains over 700 online health resources from the world's largest medical library, the National Library of Medicine. This Web site also provides: lists of hospitals and physicians, a medical encyclopedia, a medical dictionary, health information in Spanish, prescription and nonprescription drugs information, and links to clinical trials.
    http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/ - 29-Nov-2006 - Hits: 243 - Rate This | Details
    MedlinePlus (espanol) Top Rated
    MedlinePlus le ayuda encontrar las respuestas que usted busca en temas de salud. MedlinePlus ha recopilado la informacion mas confiable proveniente de fuentes autorizadas tales como la Biblioteca Nacional de Medicina y los Institutos Nacionales de la Salud, asi como otras agencias gubernamentales y organizaciones de servicios para la salud. MedlinePlus tambien le ofrece mucha informacion sobre medicamentos, una enciclopedia medica ilustrada, programas interactivos para el paciente y las mas recientes noticias acerca de la salud.
    http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/spanish/ - 29-Nov-2006 - Hits: 211 - Rate This | Details
    National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD)
    A non-profit, voluntary health agency serving rare-disease patients and their families. NORD provides information and advocacy for many rare diseases. This website's Index of Rare Diseases and Index of Organizations are both very comprehensive. NORDS Medication Assistance Program assists uninsured or under-insured individuals in securing life-saving or life-sustaining medications.
    http://www.rarediseases.org/ - 2-Nov-2005 - Hits: 261 - Rate This | Details
    NeuroRestorative - New Jersey Top Rated
    NeuroRestorative is a leading provider of post-acute rehabilitation services for people of all ages with brain and spinal cord injuries and other neurological challenges. In a variety of locations and settings, they offer a continuum of care and rehabilitation options, including specialized services for children, adolescents, and active duty service members and Veterans.
    http://www.neurorestorative.com/locations/new-jersey - 10-Jun-2003 - Hits: 102 - Rate This | Details


 

 

 


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