Recommended Health Site Links
for Eating Disorders
Academy for Eating Disorders is a multidisciplinary professional organization
focusing on Anorexia Nervosa, Bulimia Nervosa, Binge Eating Disorder and
The Alzheimer's Association is your source for information, support and
assistance on issues related to Alzheimer's disease.
Anorexia / Bulimia Association
Information provided by the American Anorexia / Bulimia Association for
sufferers, family, and professionals; support groups; insurance reform;
of Sports Medicine
The American College of Sports Medicine promotes and integrates scientific
research, education, and practical applications of sports medicine and
exercise science to maintain and enhance physical performance, fitness,
health, and quality of life.
on Science and Health
The American Council on Science and Health, Inc. is a consumer education
consortium concerned with issues related to food, nutrition, chemicals,
pharmaceuticals, lifestyle, the environment and health.
The American Dental Association is the professional association of dentists
dedicated to serving both the public and the profession of dentistry.
The American Diabetes Association is the nation's leading nonprofit health
organization providing diabetes research, information and advocacy. The
mission of the organization is to prevent and cure diabetes, and to improve
the lives of all people affected by diabetes.
The American Dietetic Association promotes optimal nutrition and well
being for all people by advocating for its members.
American Heart Association is dedicated to providing education and information
on fighting heart disease and stroke.
Since 1904, the American Lung Association has been fighting lung disease
through education, community service, advocacy and research.
The American Medical Association's core purpose is to promote the art
and science of medicine and the betterment of public health.
The American Podiatric Medical Association endeavors to serve both the
general public and doctor of podiatric medicine members, by gathering
and presenting information both interesting and valuable to people who
want to know more about afflictions and infirmities of the feet, and the
premier specialists who treat them medically, mechanically, and surgically.
The mission of the Arthritis Foundation is to support research to find
the cure for and prevention of arthritis and to improve the quality of
life for those affected by arthritis.
for Applied Physiology and Biofeedback
The Association for Applied Physiology and Biofeedback is a non-profit
organization largely composed of clinicians, researchers, and educators
in biofeedback and related mind-body disciplines, but membership is open
to anybody with interest in biofeedback or psychophysiology.
Disease Control and Prevention
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, located in Atlanta, Georgia,
USA, is an agency of the Department of Health and Human Services.
Clinicalstudies.com, inc. is a company that, through its web site, helps
people who are interested in becoming medical volunteers to find medical
studies in which they may participate.
Trials Listing Service
CenterWatch provides a Clinical Trials Listing Service. One can use this
web site to find a variety of information related to clinical trials.
The web site is designed to be a resource both for patients interested
in participating in clinical trials and for research professionals.
Comprehensive site devoted specifically to health issues and related news
articles provided by the CNN Health network.
Online Eldercare Sourcebook
ElderWeb is a research site for professionals and family members, with
over 4,500 links to eldercare and long term care information on legal,
financial, medical, and housing issues, as well as policy, research, and
Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation
The Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation is the leading U.S. national
non-profit organization dedicated to identifying, funding and conducting
basic pediatric HIV/AIDS research.
Food and Drug
The United States Food and Drug Administration is the nation's foremost
consumer protection agency.
Healthtouch® Online is a resource that brings together valuable information
from trusted health organizations.
healthfinder® is a free gateway to reliable consumer health and human
services information developed by the U.S. Department of Health and Human
The Muscular Dystrophy Association is THE source for news and information
about 40 neuromuscular diseases, MDA research and services for adults
and children with neuromuscular diseases and their families.
The mission of the National Athletic Trainers' Association is to enhance
the quality of health care for athletes and those engaged in physical
activity, and to advance the profession of athletic training through education
and research in the prevention, evaluation, management and rehabilitation
OnHealth is an independent service that provides valuable ideas and inspiration
about wellness, health and medicine.
The Parkinson's Disease Foundation was founded in 1957 to encourage and
promote research into Parkinson's disease, a chronic, degenerative neurological
disorder that exhibits itself in such symptoms as tremor, stiffness and
slowness of movement.
Alternatives for Living
Senior Alternatives for Living is a nationwide director detailing retirement
communities, assisted living, nursing homes, Alzheimer's/dementia care
specialty facilities. Information pertinent to finding and understanding
individual needs and preferences when exploring different options is provided.