Reliable Health Web Sites

The Medical Library Association (MLA) is a nonprofit, educational organization with more than 4,000 health sciences information professional members and partners worldwide. MLA provides lifelong educational opportunities, supports a knowledgebase of health information research, and works with a global network of partners to promote the importance of quality information for improved health to the health care community and the public.

MLA publishes a list of the "Top Ten" most useful websites for Health Consumers.

In addition, the following websites may be of use.

American Diabetes Association Federal Citizen Information Center Medline Plus
American Heart Association Healthfinder National Institute on Aging
American Medical Association Health InfoNet of Alabama NOAH Herb Research Foundation OncoLink
Dietary Supplements Labels Database Kid's Health PDQ-National Cancer Institute
FDA for Consumers Lab Tests Online PubMed Mayo Clinic UAB Health System

Disclaimer: The purpose of the TKC Patient Resource Library is to provide the public with a wide range of health and medical information. Inclusion of material in the Library is not indicative of approval or recommendation of such material by your health care provider. You should always consult your physician with questions you have about your health and treatment plan.