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Health Insurance & Consumer Information


Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality: For Patients & Consumers

Accurate, up-to-date, easy to understand information on improving your health and getting quality health care. From the look here U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

Search for current and completed clinical trials and trial results.

NEW! Get Covered: One-Page Guide to the Health Insurance Marketplace


NEW! Health Care: US Department of Health and Human Services
Information about the Affordable Care Act and the Insurance Marketplace from the Department of Health and Human Services.


Health Hotlines (Toll-Free Numbers from the National Library of Medicine)

An online database of health-related organizations operating toll-free telephone services. The database also includes information on services and buy female viagra online publications available in Spanish.


Hospital Ratings by U.S. News and World Report

America's best hospitals according to U.S. News & World Report.


Household Products Database

Health and safety information on products used inside and outside the home.


Lab Tests Online

Information for patients on price of viagra clinical lab tests.


New York State Hospital Profiles and Ratings

Can choose to compare hospitals within New York State.


NEW! New York State of Health: The Official Health Plan Marketplace
New York State's official health plan marketplace, available under the Affordable Care Act.  Use this site to sales online viagra compare health plan options and apply for assistance that could lower the generic viagra uk online pharmacy cost of your health coverage. Find out about health plans for individuals, families, and businesses.


New York State Nursing Homes Profile

Ranks nursing homes, shows their profiles and any history of cialis one a day complaints.


New York State Physician Profile

Search for a physician by name and check his or her credentials. Includes a link to license actions or professional misconduct information. Some entries also include information about education, office locations, and hospital affiliations.



"Your guide to health fraud, quackery, and intelligent decisions."


Reference & General Health Sites



U.S. Department of Health and Human Services website.  Research health topics, find a doctor, and use tools to check your health, get personalized advice, and track your progress. 

Health information from Mayo Clinic, including a symptom checker, information about diseases and conditions A-Z, tests and generic cialis uk online pharmacy procedures, and drugs and supplements.


MEDLINEplus Health Information

Consumer health information from the National Library of Medicine, including extensive information on over 600 diseases and conditions. Sections include: Health Topics, Drug Information, Medical Dictionary, Medical Encyclopedia, and Información de Salud en viagra online no perscription Español

Merck Manual of Medical Information—Home Edition

Online edition of the best-selling medical reference.

PubMed Health

PubMed Health provides information for consumers and clinicians on prevention and treatment of diseases and conditions, specializing in reviews of clinical effectiveness research, with easy-to-read summaries for consumers as well as full technical reports. Clinical effectiveness research finds answers to the question “What works?” in medical and health care.  

Resources for Health Consumers from the Medical Library Association 

A brief, easy to understand directory to the most useful health resources on the web.


Top 100 Health Websites You Can Trust

An excellent directory from the Consumer and Patient Health Information Section of the Medical Library Association


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Local Health Resources


Alcoholics Anonymous, Captial District   


Regional Food Bank of Northeastern New York

Find out about food pantries, soup kitchens, emergency shelters, and other food bank services.


Rensselaer County Health Department / Rensselaer County Department of Mental Health


Upstate New York Poison Center

Safety tips, first aid, teaching ideas, and other information about poisons.


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Pharmaceutical & Supplement Information


About Herbs, Botanicals, & Other Products

Evidence based information about herbs, botanicals, supplements, and more from the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center.



A standard, comprehensive, up-to-date database of lables and package inserts for over 59,000 FDA approved drugs.


Dietary Supplements Labels Database

Contains the full label contents from a sample of levitra discount drugs dietary supplement products marketed in the U.S. Does not include FDA regulated drugs.


Drug Information Portal

The Drug Information Portal gives users quick access to cialis oral gel quality drug information from the National Library of Medicine and online propecia sales other key government agencies.


Medline Plus Drugs, Supplements, and Herbal Information

Learn about prescription drugs and over-the-counter medicines. Includes side effects, dosage, special precautions, and more. Browse dietary supplements and herbal remedies to learn about their effectiveness, usual dosage, and drug interactions.



Online version of Physicians' Desk Reference includes information about prescription drugs, herbals, supplements and over the counter medication. Each entry includes dosage information and possible side effects. It is also a directory for diseases and clinical trials.



Pillbox, a service of the National Library of Medicine, the National Institutes of Health and the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, allows you to quickly identify a drug based on visual characteristics and high resolution images.


Prescription Drug Prices in New York State

This website lets you compare retail prices among pharmacies in your area for 150 of the most commonly prescribed medications.


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Specialized Resources: By Condition or Audience


Genetics Home Reference

A website about genetic disorders and the effects genes have on our health. It includes a glossary and a handbook, both good for homework help, with definitions and descriptions of The Humane Genome Project, cells, genetics, DNA, Chromosomes and tadafil gene therapy.


Healthy Roads Media

Offers health education materials in 25 different languages and a variety of formats (handout, audio, video, podcast).

KidsHealth features information about health, behavior, and development from before birth through the teen years. The site offers content for kids, for parents, for teens, and for educators.


Men's Health

Extensive health information for men: A-Z topics, healthy living information, news, and more.


Mouth Healthy

A dental health site from the American Dental Association. Find a dentist, use the dental symptom checker, and find information on A-Z dental topics.


National Women's Health Information Center

From the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.


NIH Senior Health

Health and wellness information for older adults from the National Institutes of Health.


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Health Research: Find Articles and Statistics


BioMed Central

Online, open access publisher of peer-reviewed medical journals.


FastStats A-Z (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)

Provides quick access to statistics on topics of best price for cialis public health importance.


Health Data Tools and Statistics 

This easy to use site presents links to organizations and agencies that collect health data and statistics, from county and levitra online pharmacy no prescription local resources to worldwide.


Health Reference Center Academic

This health database includes over 2800 journals and magazines, many of which are full text. It contains nursing and allied health journals, other medical journals, newsletters and consumer health magazines. UHLS library card required for access.


National Center for Health Statistics



PubMed comprises more than 23 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books. Some citations include links to full-text content from PubMed Central and publisher web sites.


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Vital Records


New York State Vital Records Information


Where to Write for Vital Records

Information for every U.S. state and territory.


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