• (SOURCE)

    Top 20

    Health Information websites are abundant on the internet.  The BIG questions, is just how reliable is that website.  Following are 20 reliable health information website, that are considered to be some of the best sources of information for healthcare.  These are different times.  Most patients have access to computers, where they can research their health problems, and may come to the physician with pre-conceived ideas.  Some doctors resent this, but the wise ones embrace this new tool for better healthcare.  The internet is not going away, but is destined to be a more powerful tool for both the patient and doctor.  There will come a day, when a doctor will actually “prescribe a website, or a video as part of follow-up instructions.

    1

    WebMD

    2
    HealthCentral.com

    3
    Wrong Diagnosis

    4
    Health A to Z

    5
    CDC Health Topics A to Z

    6

    DrKoop.com

    7
    The Merck Manual

    8
    Medicine Online

    9
    MayoClinic.com

    10
    Yahoo! Health

    11

    CNN Health

    12
    Discovery Health

    13
    National Institutes of Health

    14

    Virtual Hospital

    15

    eMedicine

    16

    Carle HealthGate Conditions and Concerns

    17

    AnswerMed.com

    18

    The Cleveland Clinic Health Information 

    19

    Family Practice Notebook

    20

    HealthAnswers.com

     

    LATEST POSTS

    Chinese company Jala Group using 3D printed skin to test cosmetics for Asian market

    SOURCE Jala Group, a Chinese cosmetics company, has used 3D bioprinting technology to print artificial “Asian skin,” complete with dermis and […]

    Historic HIV vaccine efficacy study underway in South Africa

    The first HIV vaccine efficacy study to launch anywhere in 7 years is testing whether an experimental vaccine safely prevents […]

    When Pot Meets Pain and Insomnia: Why Many Fibromyalgia Patients Swear by Medical Marijuana

      Fibromyalgia is a painful condition that over three million Americans suffer from. It causes widespread muscle pain and tenderness […]

    Nanoarray sniffs out and distinguishes multiple diseases

    SOURCE “Diagnosis and Classification of 17 Diseases from 1404 Subjects via Pattern Analysis of Exhaled Molecules” ACS Nano Before modern […]

    Cardiac stem cell infusion could be effective therapy for the most common type of heart failure

    SOURCE Cardiac stem cells could be an effective treatment for a common but difficult-to-treat type of heart failure, a new […]

    Outer layer of human heart regrown using stem cells

    Human stem cells have been used to regenerate the cells that cover the external surface of a human heart(Credit: DarioStudios/Depositphotos) SOURCE […]

    Gastrogenomic delights: A movable feast

    SOURCE The complete genome sequences of Escherichia coli and Helicobacter pylori provide insights into the biology of these species Recently, […]

    Glaucoma gene therapy on positive trajectory using CRISPR-Cas9

    SOURCE May 02, 2016 Seattle—Results from a series of preclinical studies are providing proof of principle that gene targeting using […]