Medical Information

Be very careful when searching the net for medical information.  Be sure you have found a reputable, up-to-date site. (When searching books for medical information, look for a recent publication date and a reputable author/publisher.)

Some good sites:

Medline Plus A service of U.S. National Library of Medicine and the National Institutes of Health.

Healthy Wisconsin People A guide to online resources about living longer, healthier, happier lives in Wisconsin.

Mayo Clinic Medical and health information from the Mayo Clinic.

National Cancer Institute U.S. National Institutes of Health sponsors this site.

Kids Health This site is sponsored by health experts of Nemours – a nonprofit organization devoted to children’s health.

American Diabetes Association

NIH Senior Health Provides basic health and wellness information for older adults from National Institutes of Health.

Medicare The official U.S. Government site for people with Medicare.

Mental Illness This link will connect you to the state chaper of the National Alliance on Mental Illness. This organization provides information and support for personw with mental illness, their families and advocateds, and has an active chapter in the La Crosse areas.

Mesothelioma Guide Patients can take action to treat their disease and improve their condition.