Kline Galland Online Information Center*

Health Information Websites

Adult Vaccination.com

Source: National Foundation for Infectious Diseases

Description:

Includes adult vaccination fact sheets, reports, schedule


Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

Description:

Consumer and patient resources; information on health conditions, healthy living, navigating the health care system


Aging & Health A to Z

Source: American Geriatrics Society

Description:

Offers up-to-date information for consumers on health and aging.


Aging.gov

Source: U.S. Deaprtment of Health & Human Services

Description:

New portal to help older adults find information about healthy lifestyles, planning for retirement, and knowing the options for health care and long-term care.


Health Information for Older Adults

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Description:

Health-related behaviors, chronic diseases, Medicare and other topics related to health aging and eldercare.


HealthCare.Gov

Source: U.S. Department of Health & Human Services

Description:

Federal government website to provide consumer information on the Health Care Law, including help with obtaining insurance


Healthfinder.Gov

Source: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Description:

Guide to reliable health information, sponsored by the Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion


InfoAging - Resource on the Science of Aging

Source: American Federation for Aging Research

Description:

Information and updates on a wide range of health and aging topics


Mayo Clinic Senior Health Center

Source: Mayo Clinic

Description:

Healthy aging information and resources and updates about diseases and conditions that affect older adults.


Medline Plus

Source: U.S. National Library of Medicine

Description:

Information about 750 health topics, drugs and supplements, medical encyclopedia and medical updates. Some multilingual resources.


National Institutes of Health

Description:

Portal site with links to many government healthcare sites


NIH Senior Health

Source: National Institutes of Health

Description:

Information from the National Institute on Aging. Site includes factsheets and tutorials


* The resources identified here are for informational purposes only, and do not constitute medical or legal advice. Readers are advised to contact their own medical professionals and legal advisors to determine the applicability of the information contained or referenced here to their individual circumstances.