Women's Health Resources Index

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ALTERNATIVE HEALTH/MEDICINE

ASSOCIATIONS AND FOUNDATIONS

BEHAVIORAL HEALTH/MENTAL HEALTH

BIRTH CENTERS

BREAST CANCER/BREAST HEALTH

CANCER

CARDIOLOGY PROGRAMS FOR WOMEN

CHILDREN'S HEALTH/PARENTING

GENERAL HEALTH INFORMATION, WELLNESS, & MEDICAL NEWS

GOVERNMENT HEALTH RESOURCES

MIDLIFE & MENOPAUSE

NEWSLETTERS, JOURNALS, PERIODICALS ONLINE RESOURCES 0N WOMEN'S HEALTH

OBSTETRICAL CARE: RESOURCES, SERVICES, INFORMATION, & ISSUES

PHARMACEUTICAL COMPANIES AND INFORMATION

PARENTING PROGRAMS

PROFESSIONAL RESOURCES

SENIOR HEALTH RESOURCES AND PROGRAMS

WOMEN'S HOSPITALS & CENTERS

WOMEN'S HEALTH INFORMATION AND RESOURCES

WOMEN'S HEALTH RESEARCH

WOMEN'S MAGAZINES

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ALTERNATIVE HEALTH/MEDICINE

Alternative Health News Online

AlternativeMedicine.com (Alternative Medicine Magazine)

Alternative Medicine Home Page (A jump station for information sources)

The Center for Integrative Medicine at George Washington U. Medical Center ((" . . . a healing environment in which patients have access to a variety of complementary and alternative therapies to promote healing and wellness.")

The Center for Women's Health ( ". . . a supportive environment where qualified and experienced physicians, nurses, and healthcare practitioners believe in the partnership between the physician and patient, and in the importance of the balanced integration of the physical, emotional, and spiritual elements that interact to create wellness.")

Duke Center for Integrative Medicine ("Integrative medicine is based on a partnership between patient and practitioner, with which the best of conventional, complementary and alternative medicine can be explored in a whole person, body, mind and spirit approach to health care and healing.")

HANS The Health Action Network Society (Information for members and consumers)

Integrative Medicine Alliance (A comprehensive links directory in integrative medicine)

Jefferson Center for Integrative Medicine ("A clinical practice bridging mainstream medicine to promising alternative therapies.")

Oakwood Complementary & Alternative Medicine Center ("Our center strives to take our patients on a journey of healing all aspects of self: physically, emotionally, mentally, spiritually)

OneMedicine (A knowledge site for health care professionals)

Rosenthal Center for Complementary & Alternative Medicine Research (Conducts a range of clinical and basic science studies on aging and women's health.)

Scripps Center for Integrative Medicine ("We offer the full spectrum of care, from traditional medicine to scientifically validated complementary approaches.")

Stanford Center for Integrative Medicine (". . . dedicated to providing personalized, nourishing therapy for those people seeking enhanced well being and improved quality of life")

University of Colorado Center for Integrative Medicine (". . . to improve health care by combining the best practices in conventional, allopathic medicine with complementary and alternative approaches through academic and clinical leadership, robust research, compassionate patient-centered care and innovative educational initiatives.")

Wellspring Media (Tools for a vibrant mind, body, and spirit)

WholehealthMD.com (A top rated site for consumer health information, physician network, and e-commerce)

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ASSOCIATIONS AND FOUNDATIONS

American Cancer Society

American College of Nurse Midwives

American College of Obstetrician & Gynecologists

American Heart Association

American Medical Association

American Medical Women's Association

American Nurses Association 

American Association of Colleges of Nursing 

Arthritis Foundation

Association of Women's Health, Obstetrics, and Neonatal Nurses (AWHONN)

Endometriosis Association

Endometriosis Institute

Jacobs Institute of Women's Health

Kaiser Family Foundation 

La Leche League International

March of Dimes Birth Defect Foundation

National Osteoporosis Foundation

Planned Parenthood Federation of America

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

The Commonwealth Fund

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BEHAVIORAL HEALTH/MENTAL HEALTH

BehavioralHealthOnline.com (Targeted to behavioral health professionals) WB01637_.gif (294 bytes)

Lifescape.com (A comprehensive consumer site on behavioral health)

The Women's Center

Women's Mental Health Collective (Psychotherapy practice)

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BIRTH CENTERS (Hospital based and free-standing)

Babies by the Lake

Baltimore Birth Center

Birthplace at Wellesley (A virtual tour)

Family Birth Center (Maternity tour @ Legacy Meridian Park Hospital)

The Baby Garden (A unique maternity site in a community hospital)WB01637_.gif (294 bytes)

Seton Birthing Center (Features a 360-degree virtual tour of a birthing room that you can control!)

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BREAST CANCER/BREAST HEALTH RESOURCES

ACS - Breast Cancer Network

Best Web Sites on Breast Cancer (Designed to help patients research treatment options)

BreastDoc.com (Interactive site on breast cancer and information on boutiques)

Breast Cancer Answers (Clearinghouse from the University of Wisconsin Comprehensive Cancer Center on reliable sources of information)

Center for Breast Health (A different type of Breast Center)

EduCare (Comprehensive breast health information & consulting services)

Imaginis (Latest news, research, and developments in breast health)

Action Plan in Breast CancerNational

National Alliance of Breast Cancer Organizations

National Breast Cancer Coalition

Oncolink (One of the most comprehensive cancer information sites on the Internet)WB01637_.gif (294 bytes)

Susam B. Kommen Breast Cancer Foundation

Veritas Medicine  (Information on clinical trials and treatment options)

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CANCER

American Cancer Society

AskNoahAbout:Cancer

Association of Cancer Online Resources

CancerDirectory (A Directory for People with Special Needs)

CancerWeb (A multimedia resource on cancer)

Center for Alternative Medicine Research in Cancer A rich source of information on cancer therapies and research)

Gynecologic Cancer Foundation (Society of Gynecological Oncologists)

National Cancer Institute

National Cervical Cancer Coalition (Patient Support & Advocacy)

National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship

National Ovarian Cancer Coalition (Resources on ovarian cancer)

Oncolink (University of Pennsylvania site for general cancer information) 

Oncology.com

Women's Cancer Center (Information on gynecological cancers for physicians)

Women's Cancer Network

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CARDIOLOGY

American Heart Association 

Heart Health Center for Women (Heart health for women at Northside Hospital in Atlanta)

HeartInfo.com

My Heart (Comprehensive site on heart health sponsored by several hospitals)

Women's Cardiac Center (Caring for the Hearts of Women in Kansas City-Midwest America Heart Institute)

Women's Heart Institute of Southern California

Women's Health Hotline (Newsletter on women's heart issues)

Women's Heart Center - UPMC Presbyterian

Women's Heart Foundation (Dedicated to improving the survival and quality of life of women with heart disease)

Women's Heart Institute (Office based program dedicated to the diagnosis, prevention, evaluation, and treatment of heart disease in women) man's Health Risk

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CHILDREN'S HEALTH/PARENTING

ABC's of Parenting (Comprehensive parenting site)

Beaumont Hospital Parenting Program

Boot Camp for New Dads

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Connecticut Children's Medical Center (Outstanding children's hospital site)WB01637_.gif (294 bytes)

CyberMom (Interesting e-business model for all sorts of parents and kids stuff)

eDads.com (Comprehensive information and lifestyle site for dads)

Growing Child (Child development resources)

Health Windows Jr (A guide to health for teens)

Joy of Parenting Programs (Comprehensive parenting programs at Marquette General Hospital)

Just for Kids (Kosair Children's Hospital)

KidsHealth

Kids Health at the AMA (A delightful site for children's health)

Kidsmeds (Parents information on children's prescriptions)

Kids Online America

MyKidsDoctor.com (A comprehensive pediatrics site complete with online health records)

Momsnetwork.com (A premier women site)

National Parenting Center

Parent Connection Store (One of a kind baby specialty store located and Greater Baltimore Medical Center)

Parents Place (Parenting information from iVillage)

Parentsoup (Parenting information from iVillage)

ParentStages.com (Parenting content, articles, and tools)

PD Parrot (Women's & Children's Services mascot at Baptist Memorial Health Care-an outstanding program for branding a children's health program) WB01637_.gif (294 bytes)

Safe Kids Campaign (All about protecting kids from unintentional injury from Children's National Medical Center)

Smarterkids.com

SmartParent.com ("Dedicated to educating parents on the best ways to safeguard their children from the dangers presented by cyberspace")

Storknet.com ("Your pregnancy and parenting Web station)

Teen Health (Hospital sponsored site to answer teen questions about health)

Virtual Children's Hospital (Children's Hospital of Iowa)

Young Hero's Club (Very successful membership program for children at Methodist Medical Center in Houston) WB01637_.gif (294 bytes)

Young Women's Health Forum (Health information site for young women)

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GOVERNMENT HEALTH RESOURCES

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (An extensive resource on research including practice guidelines and women's health)

Center for Disease Control (Office of Women's Health)

Department of Health and Human Services

Food and Drug Administration (Office of Women's Health)

HealthSTAR (Enhanced Medline data base)

HHS Office on Women's Health  (U.S. Government Resource Center on Women's Health 

National Centers of Excellence in Women's Health (Links to all of the demonstration projects plus lots of resources on women's health) 

National Center for Health Statistics

National Institutes of Health - Women's Health Initiative

National Library of Medicine

Office of Women's Health (U.S. Government center for research, education, and information on women's health. Access to Centers of Excellence in Women's Health)

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MIDLIFE & MENOPAUSE RESOURCES AND CENTERS

Menopause Online (Information on symptoms and treatments)

North American Menopause Society (Professional association)

Powersurge ("A warm and caring community for women in menopause)

PrimePlus/Red Hot Mamas (Very good source of information & programs on Menopause) 

ThirdAge (A women's health site focusing on menopause topics and resources)

WomenFirst Health Care ("A Better Way to Midlife Health)

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NEWSLETTERS, JOURNALS & PERIODICALS 0N WOMEN'S HEALTH

Care Publications (Comprehensive newsletter service with a focus on parenting and maternity)

Dowden Health Media  

Harvard Women's Health Watch (An excellent consumer newsletter)

Health Newsletters Direct

Her Health Online (Health for the whole women)

Journal of Women's Health & Gender-Based Medicine 

The Ireland Report on Succeeding in Women's Health

The Female Patient (Medical journal devoted to women's medicine)

Mayo Women's Health Source (An excellent consumer newsletter)

Medscape Women's Health (One of the best online sources of professional information on women's health) WB01637_.gif (294 bytes)

National Women's Health Report

New York Times Women's Health

Rodale Press (Publishes Prevention Magazine)

Women & Aging Newsletter (The National Center on Women and Aging)

Women's Health Hotline

Women's Health Issues (Journal of The Jacobs Institute on Women's Health)

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OBSTETRICAL CARE: RESOURCES, SERVICES, INFORMATION, & ISSUES

American College of Nurse Midwives

American Surrocacy Center, Inc.

ASPO/Lamaze (Lamaze International)

Atlanta Reproductive Health Centre (Infertility information)

Baby Bag Online

Baby Center Cradle and All

Baby Corner

Babydata (A comprehensive and informative web site for couples who are trying to conceive)

Baby Press Conference (Unique online service for hospital based birth announcements)

BabySoon.com (Childbirth education and resources)

BabyUniversity.com (Pregnancy and baby information, baby freebies & coupons, humor, health and safety tips, baby names, and online shopping)

Baby Web (Comprehensive site on maternity with e-store)

Birthannouncements.org: the online birth announcement page

Birthworks (Childbirth education and certification)

Breastfeeding.com (Billed as the #1 site for information etc. on breast feeding)

Childbirth.Org (Natural childbirth information)

Crisis Pregnancy Centers Online

CyberNursery at Holy Name Hospital

Doulas of North America

Growing Family

Hygeia: An Online Journal for Pregnancy and Neonatal Loss

iMaternity (iVillage shopping site for maternity clothing)

Le Leche League International

Maternal and Child Health Bureau

Medela (Products and services for breastfeeding)

MomsOnline (Information and chat rooms, part of Oxygen)

Midwifery Today

OBGYN.net (A comprehensive information site for healthcare professionals and consumers) WB01637_.gif (294 bytes)

Online Birth Center (Newsletter)

Rose Baby.com

Seton Birthing Center (Offers a virtual tour)

Stork Site: The premier pregnancy and new parenting website

Virtual Birth Center (Resource for birthing providers including midwives and doulas)

The Visible Embryo: (Pictoral essay on how embryo develops)

Waterbirth Website

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PHARMACEUTICAL COMPANIES AND INFORMATION

Bristol Meyers - Women's Link

CenterWatch: Clinical Trials Listing Service

Healthtouch (Drug information site)

Merck and Company

Pfizer (Has a women's health page and several women's health projects)

Pharmaceutical Information Network

Searle HeathNet - Women's Health

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PROFESSIONAL RESOURCES

Berry & Associates (Professional placement for women's health professionals)

EduCare (Comprehensive breast health information & consulting services) WB01637_.gif (294 bytes)

Growing Family (Baby photos system)

Health Care Innovations (Women's health and market research consulting and professional resources)

Longe Life Libraries (Consumer/women's health resource centers)

Medscape Women's Health (The latest health and medical information for healthcare professionals) WB01637_.gif (294 bytes)

Medwebsource.com (Web design services)

Nisbet & Associates (Service Line Management and Nursing Salary Management Services)

Nurses for a Healthier Tomorrow (Career, educational, and resource information for nurses)

Reuters Health News (Current headline news and archives)

Rocket News (Portal for current news items. Excellent search engine)

Speaking of Women's Health Foundation (Presents Speaking of Women's Health Conference in selected cities across the U.S.)WB01637_.gif (294 bytes)

Spirit of Women

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SENIOR HEALTH RESOURCES AND PROGRAMS

AgeVenture News Service (The voice of aging America)

American Association of Retired Persons

Genesis ElderCare (National system of centers for health services for the elderly)

Keiser Institute on Aging (Resources for older adults)

National Institute on Aging

Seniorcom (Online health & wellness center)

SeniorNet

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GENERAL HEALTH INFORMATION,
WELLNESS & MEDICAL NEWS

AMA Health Insight ("Online Health Information for Everyone")

AmericasDoctor.com ("Real Doctors, Real Answers, Real Time, 24 Hours a Day")

Americas Health Network

Dr. Koop.com (A comprehensive, award winning, health information and resource site)

Discovery Health (Comprehensive health information site)

Health.com

Health On the Net Foundation (Linkages to healthcare resources)

Healthfinder (Health information from the U.S. Dept. of Health & Human Services)

Healthgate

Health Network.com (A comprehensive internet directory)

HealthOasis/Mayo Clinic WB01637_.gif (294 bytes)

HealthSeek (A rich source of health information and resources)

HealthScout  (General health information site with interesting and current resources)

Health Square ("Helping women and their families lead healthier lives")

Healthy Generations (Resources for tracing family medical history)

Intellihealth ("Award winning health information portal by Aetna US Healthcare & Johns Hopkins)

LaurusHealth.com (Comprehensive health information site by VHA)

OnHealth (Comprehensive health information site)

Mediconsult.com: (The latest in medical news)

MyDailyHealth ("Nations first personalized, incentivized, online health and wellness program)

Wellmed (A membership based site that offers tools for personal health information)

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WOMEN'S HOSPITALS & CENTERS

Bellevue Women's Hospital WB01637_.gif (294 bytes)

Center for Women's Health at Evergreen (Offers a combination of alternative & traditional healthcare)

Elizabeth Blackwell Center (Women's resource center at Grant/Riverside Methodist Hospitals)

Famiily Health Center at St. Vincent Hospitals and Health Services  WB01637_.gif (294 bytes)

GBMC Women's Resource Center

Health Center for Women at Arnot Ogden Medical Center

Northside Hospital Women's Center WB01637_.gif (294 bytes)

Oakwood HealthCare System, The Center for Women's Health newbullet2.gif (1207 bytes)

St. Mark's Hospital-Women's Health Center

Renaissance Women's Center (All in one center for women's health)

Summa Health System - Women's Health

Vera West Women's Center (Portal to Hendrick Health System Women's Health Network) WB01637_.gif (294 bytes)

University of Manitoba-Web Centre for Women's Health

Waukesha Memorial Hospital (Women's Health Center of Excellence)

Woman's Hospital of Baton Rouge WB01637_.gif (294 bytes)

Women & Children's Hospital -- Lake Charles, LA

Women's Health Service at Fletcher Allen Health Care

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WOMEN'S HEALTH INFORMATION & RESOURCES

DrDonnica.com (Information on women's health resources)

Estronaut (A Forum on Women's Health

GYN101 (How to prepare for a gynecological exam. An award winning site by Pfizer.)

Health World Online

iVillage (Comprehensive set of web sites for women)

JAMA Women's Health Information Center

National Women's Health Resource Center WB01637_.gif (294 bytes)

New York Times Women's Health (Women's health articles from the New York Times)

OB/GYN.net WB01637_.gif (294 bytes)

Online to Women's Health Headache Center (An e-learning community for women's headaches)

Oxygen (Sponsors several sites on women's health)

The National Women's Health Infromation Center: (A one-stop gateway for women who want health information)

TheDailyApple.com (A resource site for PMS)

TheHealthSource.com (Billed as "your online women's health resource")

Women.Com - The Smart Network

WomenConnect: The first stop for women on the Internet

Women'sEdge (Prevention Magazines Healthy Ideas)

Women's Health Interactive (An outstanding interactive learning site on women's health) WB01637_.gif (294 bytes)

Women's Healthnet International

Women's Medical Update (Information on crinone, a natural progesterone)

Vagisil Women's Health Center ("A Better Understanding of Better Intimate Care.")

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WOMEN'S HEALTH RESEARCH

AHCPR Women's Health Highlights (Agency for Health Care Policy and Research)

Complementary & Alternative Medicine Research in Women's Health

National Centers of Excellence in Women's Health

New England Research Institute

Office of Research on Women's Health

Society for the Advancement of Women's Health Research

The Center for Research on Women's Health

The Commonwealth Fund

Women's Health Initiative

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WOMEN'S MAGAZINES

Glamour

HealthMag.com (Health magazine)

Ladies Home Journal

McCalls

Madamoiselle

Natural Health

Phys (Online women's magazine)

Redbook

Rodale Press (Publishes Prevention Magazine)

Shape

Working Woman

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