Helpful Health Advice Websites
We all like to research health issues on line. The internet can be a great source of health information but it’s important to use reputable sites.
If you would like to read more see Dr Byrnes article on how to use the internet for health searches
Here are some sites that you may find helpful and that we at Generation Health have used ourselves. We must remind you that we are not responsible for the content or advice given on these sites and our listing of them is not an endorsement of their opinions or recommendations.
One stop shop for information about cancer and it’s treatment
An A-Z encyclopaedia about various health issues
General health promotion advice
Breastfeeding advice and support
Advice and information about exercise for the whole family
Find out whats going on in your area
Healthy eating advice for families and children
Advice on healthy eating diet and nutrition
Mental health info and advice
Info on sexual health and disease
Advice on contraceptive choices and options
Crisis pregnancy advice site
Life and health info for young people aged 17 to 24
Youth mental health website
Advice and information about alcohol use and abuse
Info support and advice about drug abuse
Advice and support for those who want to quit smoking
Independent health site with general health information
Health comprehensive health websites with info on many disease that can be accessed online or download a printable version.
General health advice on many disease and condition
Comprehensive travel health advice including advice on vaccines required for individual countries
Disease specific health advice and information
US government sponsored health website
Women’s health advice and information
Information about children and adolescent health
The centre for Disease Control
The National Centre for Complementary and Integrative Health reputable website that provides information, research and advice about alternative and complimentary therapies and treatments.
Consumer friendly health advice
This list is not exhaustive there are many more excellent health related sites. If you have researched a site and are unsure of it’s pedigree please discuss it with one of our healthcare team.
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