Helpful Links

Livesmart LogoUseful Health-Related Links

Health is one of the most popular searched items on the Internet today. But instead of wading through the mire of sites on the web, try checking out these additional resources on the World Wide Web.

Note: The links below are provided as a convenience, and do not represent an endorsement by LCCC of any of the Web sites listed.

Health Reference

Lab Test Information
A public resource on clinical lab testing from the laboratory professionals who do the testing. Enter your lab test data for an explanation of the results.
www.labtestsonline.org

MAYO Clinic
www.mayoclinic.com 

National Library of Medicine
The World's Largest Medical Library -- from the National Institutes of Health
www.nlm.nih.gov 

Personal Health
Health, fitness, and alternative medicine resources, newsletters, articles and health news
www.personalhealthzone.com

Vitamins Reference Guide
www.realtime.net/anr/vitamins.html 

WebMD
www.webmd.com

Health Organizations/Networks 

African American Health Network
www.aahn.com 

American Cancer Society
www.cancer.org

American Dietetic Association
www.eatright.org/Public/

American Heart Association
www.americanheart.org

Black Health Care
www.blackhealthcare.com

Hospice Information
http://www.hospicenet.org

Men's Health
www.menshealthnetwork.org 

National Center for Infectious Diseases
www.cdc.gov/ncidod 

The National Women's Health Association
www.4woman.gov/

LCCC Benefits Providers

Medical - Medical Mutual of Ohio
www.medmutual.com

Prescriptions - Medco Health
www.medcohealth.com

Guardian Dental
www.guardianlife.com

Vision Care
www.vsp.com

 

Nutrition Websites that
People Can Count On

The Cleveland Plain Dealer, May 17, 2005 by Sarah Crump

www.fatcalories.com
The Fast food Nutrition Explorer

www.fitday.com 
Site lets members track food, exercise and weight loss.

www.foodfit.com
Pay-to-join site has meal planner, shopping lists, nutrition analyzer, calorie-burner calculator.

www.LowfatLifestyle.com 
Tips for healthful eating, links to Web nutrition tools.

www.thedietchannel.com 
Eight-week weight-loss program.

www.nutridiary.com 
Large food data base, chat rooms, personal log.

www.caloriesperhour.com 
Calculators, tips and forums.

www.wfubmc.edu/nutrition 
Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center's Count Your Calories Because Calories Count Web site offers tips, calculators and fast-food nutrition info.

Self-Help

Fit for Life
http://www.iamfitforlife.com/

Prevention Magazine
http://www.prevention.com/

Stop Smoking
www.cdc.gov/tobacco/how2quit.htm

Natural/Alternative Medicine

Alternative Medicine
www.alternativemedicine.com 

American Holistic Health Association
www.ahha.org

Dr. Andrew Weil's Self Healing
www.drweil.com

Gary Null's Natural Living
www.garynull.com 

Healing Well
www.healingwell.com

Healthy New Age
www.healthynewage.com

Holistic Network
www.holisticnetwork.org

Natural Herbal Remedies
www.health-marketplace.com
www.nativeremedies.com

 

 

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Mental Health Online Screenings

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