Recommended Links

Informative Websites

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: information about infectious diseases, travel medicine, immunizations, and more
www.cdc.gov/cdc.htm

Choosing Wisely: information about tests, procedures, and making decisions about taking tests, or avoiding them
www.choosingwisely.org

U.S. Preventive Services Task Force: evidence based information, guidelines, and recommendations about screening tests, counseling, and preventive medication
http://www.ahrq.gov/clinic/uspstfix.htm

Consumer Lab: the mission of this organization is to identify the highest quality health and nutritional products via independent testing
http://www.consumerlab.com/

FamilyDoctor.org: information about most medical problems from the American Academy of Family Physicians
http://www.familydoctor.org/

The Cochrane Collaboration:  reviews of medical evidence on a variety of health topics
www.cochrane.org