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Useful Links

Caregiver Resources

www.alzfdn.org
Alzheimer's Foundation of America's website provides information on care and services to individuals confronting dementia, and to their caregivers and families.

www.cancer.org
The American Cancer Society site provides information to cancer patients and those who care for them.

www.eldercarelink.com
Elder Link is a referral service that provides resources for local senior care services and providers that match the needs of an aging family member.

www.state.nj.us/mvc/Vehicle/HandicappedPlates.htm
The DMV provides forms that patients and physicians can complete in order for individuals to qualify for handicapped license plates.

Diseases

www.acponline.org/patients_families
The American College of Physicians provides information about diseases and conditions.

www.cdc.gov
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention website provides a wealth of information about many health topics.

www.mayoclinic.com
Mayo Clinic's website provides information on diseases and information and provides tips for a healthy lifestyle.

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/sites/entrez
Pubmed is the definitive listing of all medical research published in the world. It is designed for medical professionals, however, it can be particularly useful for patients with rare conditions who are trying to find the doctor or medical center doing the most research on a particular disease.

www.ninds.nih.gov/index.htm
The National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke's website provides information on neurological disorders.

www.webmd.com
WebMD provides valuable health information, tools for managing your health, and support to those who seek information.

Geriatrics

www.aarp.org
A national organization for senior citizens that provides resources and invaluable information on all aging issues.

www.aoa.gov
The United States Department of Health and Human Services Administration in Aging website provides information for elders and their families.

www.comparitech.com/blog/information-security/stealing-grandpas-identity-the-perfect-crime/
Senior Citizen Identity Theft Protection

www.fda.gov/oc/seniors
The United States Food and Drug Administration websites provides information for older people on arthritis, cancer, and nutrition.

www.foxrehab.org
An excellent physical and occupational therapy organization dedicated to providing home- based therapy covered by Medicare.

www.nia.nih.gov/HealthInformation
The National Institute on Aging site provides links to publications, clinical trials, Alzheimer's disease information and aging organizations.

www.usa.gov/Topics/Seniors.shtml
Maintained by the United States Federal government, this site provides information and resources for seniors on consumer protection, adult education, end-of-life issues, health topics, housing, laws and regulations concerning seniors, retirement, and travel and recreation.

Health Maintenance and Prevention

www.ada.org/
The American Dental Association provides useful information about fluoride, cavities, and more.

www.ahrq.gov/CLINIC/cps3dix.htm
The U. S. Preventive Services Task Force is the definitive authority on all preventive screening recommendations for all age groups.

www.fda.gov/Food/ResourcesForYou/Consumers
The United States Food and Drug Administration site provides information on food safety, food labeling and nutrition as well as selected health topics.

www.choosemyplate.gov
Established by the United States Department of Agriculture, this site offers information regarding establishing and maintaining a healthy diet.

www.nj.quitnet.com
The New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services provides support and cessation recommendations for smokers.

www.phillyheartcam.com
An affiliate of Penn Cardiac care, this is a reliable resource for cardiovascular disease screening/prevention.

www.vaccinesaftey.edu
The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health Institute for Vaccine Safety site provides an independent assessment of vaccines and vaccine safety around key issues surrounding vaccine safety.

Medication

www.drugs.com
Drugs.com provides independent information on prescription drugs, over-the-counter medications and natural products, including a pill identifier and interactions checklist.

medlineplus.gov
MedlinePlus provides extensive information about drugs, an illustrated medical encyclopedia, interactive patient tutorials, and latest health news.

Safety

www.aapcc.org/DNN
The American Association of Poison Control Centers site provides information for poison safety and education as well links to the nation's 60 poison centers and hotlines.

www.nfpa.org/categoryList.asp?categoryID=1491&URL=Safety%20Information
The National Fire Protection Association site is a source for public education materials designed to reduce fire deaths, injury and property loss.

www.nhtsa.dot.gov
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration site provides information and resources on highway safety.

Travel

www.cdc.gov/travel
Check this site before traveling abroad for important information on health-related topics from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Woman's Health

www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/types/breast
The National Cancer Institute site offers information about breast cancer, including treatment, prevention, genetics, clinical trials, screening and testing and related information.

www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/types/ovarian
Information about ovarian cancer, including risks, screening, and prevention, from The National Cancer Institute.

www.healthywomen.org
Named top women's health website by Good Housekeeping magazine, Healthy Women is a top women's health website dedicated solely to women's health. This site gives women the latest health information, including news updates, health tips, resources and extensive coverage of hundreds of health topics.

www.niams.nih.gov/Health_Info/Bone
The National Institute of Health's Osteoporosis and Related Bone Disease site provides information on osteoporosis and bone related disorders.


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