Health Links

 

Birth Control -- Contraception methods presented by the American Academy of Family Physicians

Carpe Testes -- Testicle self-exam awareness video provided by the Sean Kimerling Testicular Cancer Foundation

Centers for Disease Control -- Government health information resource

Drug Abuse (NIDA) -- Public resource with descriptions of illicit drugs

DrugWatch.com -- Information for patients and consumers on prescription and over-the-counter medications and their associated side effects

Endocrine web -- Discusses diabetes, obesity, menopause, osteoporosis, hypothyroidism and much more

Eat Right -- Diet advice provided by the the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics

Federal Citizen Information Center -- Free and low cost health literature from Pueblo, Colorado 

Healthfinder -- Useful health topics and news from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Institutes of Health (NIH) -- Discusses current trends in medicine and surgery

Laboratory Screening -- Know your health by having recommended test. From the College of American Pathologists

Lupus Initiative -- Information about chronic skin and/or body system inflammation

Material Safety Data Sheets -- Helpful care information when encountering harmful household and office products

Medicine Net -- Answers just about any health care question to include pets

Medline Plus -- Excellent educational resource on topics in health and medicine from the federal government

Merck Manual, Second Home Edition -- A respected publication covering disease and illness with information about common medical tests

Office of Population Affairs -- U.S. Government information on reproductive and sexual health

Outdoor health and safety tips -- Provided by the Texas department of health services' zoonosis control branch

Prescription Assistance -- Collaborative effort by the pharmaceutical industry to make prescription medications more affordable to qualifying individuals

Primary Health Care (PHC) -- Medical assistance for qualifying individuals. Administered by the Texas Department of State Health Services

Psychotherapeutic medication -- Information on the pharmaceuticals used to relieve symptoms is provided by the National Institute of Mental Health

Quit Smoking -- Save your lungs and breath easier with assistance from the Department of State Health Services' referral program

Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs) -- Information from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Texas Teratogen Information Service -- Call pregnancy risk line at 1-800-733-4727

VisualDXHealth -- Medical images of skin conditions and other health concerns

Weight Control Information Network -- The National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases