Health Links

Health Links

Addiction
Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse
Centre for Addiction and Mental Health
US National Clearinghouse for Alcohol and Drug Information

Allergies and Asthma
Food Allergy & Anaphylaxis Network
American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology-Patients & Consumers Center
Anaphylaxis Canada
Asthma Society of Canada
Allergy/Asthma Information Association

Alternative Medicine
Health World Online
National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine – National Institutes of Health
Herbs and supplements – Medlineplus

Alzheimer Disease
Alzheimer’s Association
Alzheimer’s Disease – MedlinePlus
Alzheimer Society Canada

Arthritis
Arthritis – MedlinePlus
Arthritis Foundation
Arthritis Society
Arthritis – Public health Agency of Canada

Breast Cancer
Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation
Breast Cancer Society of Canada
Canadian Breast Cancer Network

Cancer
B.C. Cancer Agency: Patients/Public Information
Canadian Cancer Society
Cancer.gov – US National Cancer Institute
Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
Medicine Online
American Society of Clinical Oncology
Colorectal Cancer Association of Canada
Canadian Testicular Cancer Association

Cardiovascular Problems
American Heart Association
Cardiac Care Network of Ontario
Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada
Vascular Web

Children’s Health
Canada’s Physical Activity Guides for Children and Youth – Health Canada
Caring For Kids – Canadian Paediatric Society
Kids Health
Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder – Public Health Agency of Canada
Just for You: Children – Health Canada
Safe Kids Canada
Canadian Coalition for Immunization Awareness and Promotion
Canadian Institute of Child Health
Motherisk

Diabetes
Canadian Diabetes Association
Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation Canada
National Diabetes Information Clearinghouse

Disability
LD Online (Learning Disabilities Online)
Learning Disabilities Association of Canada
Learning Disorders – MedlinePlus
National Institute of Disability Management and Research
War Amps
Ability Online
Canadian Association for Community Living
Canadian Association of Independent Living Centres
Canadian Paraplegic Association

Epilepsy
Canadian Epilepsy Alliance
Epilepsy – MedlinePlus
Epilepsy Canada

Eye conditions and blindness
Canada Association of Optometrists
Canadian National Institute of the Blind
Canadian Ophthalmological Society – Public Information
University of Ottawa Eye Institute
Laser eye surgery – Canadian Ophthalmological Society

Family Medicine
College of Family Physicians of Canada

Fitness
Canada’s Physical Activity Guide
American College of Sports Medicine
SportMed: Best Practices in Sport Health, Sport Safety, and Sport Training
Sports Fitness – MedlinePlus
Time to Run
Active Living Coalition for Older Adults
Active Living – Public Health Agency of Canada
Canadian Fitness and Lifestyle Research Institute

Flu (Influenza)
Canadian Coalition for Influenza Immunization
FluWatch – Public Health Agency of Canada
Influenza (Flu) – Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Influenza – World Health Organization
Ottawa Public Health

Food and Nutrition
Dietitians of Canada
Food and Nutrition – Health Canada
Consumer Centre – Canadian Food Inspection Agency
Eat Right Ontario

Gastrointestinal Problems
National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse
Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of Canada

Grief and Caregiving
Bereaved Families Online Support Centre
Caregiving – Veterans Affairs Canada
Caregiver Network
Caregiver Support – Alzheimer Association
Canadian Virtual Hospice

Hearing Disorders and Deafness
Canadian Academy of Audiology – Consumer Information
Canadian Hearing Society
Hearing Disorders and Deafness – MedlinePlus
Tinnitus Association of Canada
Hearing Foundation of Canada

Hepatitis
Canadian Hepatitis C Information Centre

Infectious Diseases
Infectious Diseases – Public Health Agency of Canada
National Center for Infectious Diseases – Centers for Disease Control

Kidney Diseases
Kidney Diseases – MedlinePlus
Kidney Foundation of Canada
National Kidney and Urologic Diseases Information Clearinghouse

Men’s Health
Prostate Cancer Canada
Men’s Health – Medbroadcast.com
Men’s Health – MedlinePlus
The Prostate Centre – University of Toronto
Erectile Dysfunction – MedlinePlus
Just for You: Men – Health Canada
Men’s Health Center – MayoClinic.com
Canadian Testicular Cancer Association

Mental Health
American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry: Resources for Families
Screening for Mental Health
Internet Mental Health
Understanding Mental Illness – Canadian Mental Health Association
Canadian Association for Suicide Prevention
Canadian Psychological Association
Facts for Families – American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Canadian Mental Health Association
Mental Illness Awareness Brochures – Canadian Psychiatric Association
Mental Illness Foundation
Schizophrenia Society of Canada
Mental Illnesses – Public Health Agency of Canada
Canadian Network for Mood and Anxiety Treatments

Multiple Sclerosis
Multiple Sclerosis International Federation
Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada

Neurological Disorders
National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke:Information for Patients
Canadian Neuropathy Association

Osteoporosis
National Osteoporosis Foundation
Osteoporosis Society of Canada

Parkinson Disease
Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research
Parkinson Society of Canada
Parkinson’s Disease – MedlinePlus
Parkinson’s Disease Research Web
Parkinson Society Quebec

Poisoning
American Association of Poison Control Centers

Sexual Health
Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of Canada
Sexuality Information and Education Council of the US

Sexually Transmitted Diseases
National Center for HIV, STD and TB Prevention
Sexual Health and Sexually Transmitted Infections – Health Canada
Sexually Transmitted Diseases Fact & Information

Smoking Cessation
Go smokefree – Canadian Women’s Health Network
Tobacco Free Initiative – World Health Organization
Tobacco Information and Prevention Source – U.S. Centres for Disease Control

Substance Abuse
Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse
Centre for Addiction and Mental Health
US National Clearinghouse for Alcohol and Drug Information

Wellness
Seek Wellness

Women’s Health
Canadian Women’s Health Network
Women’s Health Information – Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of Canada
Just for You: Women – Health Canada
Women’s Health Matters
Motherisk
Women’s Health Center – MayoClinic.com
Centres of Excellence for Women’s Health