Health & Medicine

Caregiver's Toolkit
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
Drug Information by the National Library of Medicine
Long Term Care

Detailed information about the past performance of every Medicare and Medicaid certified nursing home in the U.S.

Medicare: the Official U.S. Government site

Information from the National Library of Medicine, the National Institutes of Health, other government agencies and health-related organizations. Searchable medical journal articles and information about drugs, an illustrated medical encyclopedia, interactive patient tutorials, and latest health news.

National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine
Network of Care

Resource for individuals, families and agencies concerned with behavioral health. It provides information about behavioral health services, laws, and related news, as well as communication tools.

Senior Health by the National Institute of Health

Aging and disability resources.

Substance Abuse Treatment Facility Locator

Drug and alcohol abuse treatment programs in the U.S.

Understanding Lab Tests
Virginia Board of Medicine Practitioner Information

Information on Virginia's doctors of medicine, osteopathy and podiatry.

Virginia Dept. of Health Advance Health Care Directive Registry
Virginia Health Information Project (VHIP)

Health news updated daily and videos on all sorts of health topics. Detailed information about many diseases, medical conditions, and prescription drugs; explanations of lab tests; children's medical dictionary; ways to find (and rate) doctors and hospitals; food safety and nutrition; and links to state health resources and national organizations.