how meds work, how they may interact, how to take them safely, and more.
  2. BioMed Central -- An Open Access Publisher

    Site offering free and open access to original peer-reviewed articles on Science, Technology, and Medicine
  3. BUPA Health Information and Fact Sheets

    more than 1000 pages of free and trusted health information for consumers on conditions, treatments and maintaining a healthy lifestyle.
  4. Consumer and Prescriber Grant Program

    Funding for programs designed to provide health care professionals and consumers with information relating to prescription drugs, including the way in which drugs are marketed.
  5. EHC Spotlight: The Diabetes Multi-Center Research Consortium

    Information about Diabetes Multi-Center Research Consortium
  6. Health Base

    Research solution for health care.
  7. Healthcare Scoop

    user ratings of hospitals and health care professionals, sponsored by the non-profit group Consumer Aware (affiliated with BC & BS of MN).
  8. Medline Plus

    MedlinePlus offers a free e-mail subscription service that allows you to receive alerts by e-mail when new information is available. When you create a subscription profile, you automatically receive updated information on items of interest to you without having to return to the Web site to check for changes.
  9. National Guideline Clearinghouse

    NGC has created stored searches to assist users in finding guidelines related to frequently requested topics.
  10. NIH's MEDLINE/PubMed

    MEDLINE/PubMed Search & Electronic Health Record Information Resources
  11. Price Doc

    Better Price Better Healthcare- Seach and compare prices for healthcare procedures
  12. Pro/Con Non-Profit Consumer Issues Discussion - Prescription Drugs

    Non-profit website "promoting critical thinking, education, and informed citizenship by presenting controversial
    issues in a straightforward, nonpartisan primarily pro-con format."
  13. Sick around America

    PBS Frontline video documentary of the nation's broken health care system.
  14. Wellsphere

    Website resource for connecting with people with shared interests, and for gaining knowledge about health issues that personally affect you.
  15. Wolfram Alpha Blog

    Understanding medical tests: query information, interpret results, associate to ICD-9s