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Education Resources: Diseases and Conditions

To help get you on the road to good health, we've compiled information regarding common diseases and conditions. These are not meant for self-diagnosis or treatment options, but rather as resources that complement your physician's comprehensive care plan.

Government Health Sites

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Health Promotion
Consumer health education and worksite wellness resources
Learn how to increase physical activity, eat healthy foods, and protect yourself and your family from illness

National Institutes of Health
Health information, news and research
Learn how to improve your health with information from the Departments of Health and Human Services


National Institute on Aging

Allergy and Asthma

Allergy and Asthma Foundation of America
American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology

Blood Pressure

American Heart Association


American Cancer Society
American Institute for Cancer Research
Cancer Care
National Cancer Institute

Breast Cancer

American Cancer Society

National Breast Cancer Foundation
National Cancer Institute
Susan G. Komen for the Cure

Skin Cancer

American Academy of Dermatology
American Cancer Society
Skin Cancer Foundation: Skin Cancer Prevention Guidelines
Skin Cancer Foundation: Early Detection and Self Exams
WebMD: Understanding Skin Cancer - Diagnosis and Treatment


American Heart Association


American Diabetes Association

National Diabetes Clearinghouse


National Headache Foundation

Heart Disease and Stroke

American Heart Association
Heart and Stroke Foundation
National Heart Lung and Blood Institute
National Stroke Association - Matters of the Heart


U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services, Office on Women's Health
March of Dimes

Senior Health

Alzheimer’s Association

Sleep Health

National Sleep Foundation
WebMD Sleep Health Center
American Psychological Association
MedLine Plus

Last edited by: schnettler 11/02/2017