Health Information

AHRQ's Informacion en Espanol Website
The Department of Health & Human Service's (HHS) Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) has presents Consejos de Salud Para Ti (Health Advice for You), a monthly online health advice column for Spanish-speaking consumers

American Hospital Directory
On this Website you will find basic information about hospitals available at no charge.  More detailed information is available from the site for a fee

American Psychological Association
The APA is the largest scientific and professional organization representing psychology in the United States.

Drug Information
Drugwatch.com is a comprehensive website featuring extensive information about medications, drug interactions, and drug side-effects.

Healthfinder
Your source for reliable health information from the Federal Government.  Offering quick guides to healthy living and personalized health advice.

Hospital Compare
This site provides you with information on how well the hospitals in your area care for all their adult patients with certain medical conditions.

Kansas Department of Health & Environment

Kansas Health Online
This is a website designed to bring quality targeted information to Kansans on diseases, hospitals, insurance, medicines, local resources, and getting and staying healthy.

Lab Tests Online
This website offers patient education on blood, urine, and other lab tests to help healthcare consumers better manage their care.

Mayo Clinic
Provides links to the Cancer Center, the Heart Center, the Alzheimer's Center, Allergy & Asthma Center, Diet & Nutrition, and the Women's Health Center

Medicare
Provides information on Medicare, including comparisons of medicare and medigap plans.

Medications
Consumer information and safety tips site developed by the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists.  Find important information about medications and how to use them safely and effectively.

Medline Plus
Health information from the National Library of Medicine with easy access to health topics, medical dictionaries, directories and publications.

Mid Continental Region National Network of the Libraries of Medicine
The mission of the NN/LM (MCR) is to advance the progress of medicine and improve the public health.

The Merck Manual
The Online edition of the famous medical reference book

Shelf Life Advice

Third Age
A web community and portal with articles, discussion boards and workshops for the over 50 crowd.