[MEDICAL CHATS ] [NEWSGROUPS ] [LISTSERVS ]

[DOCTORS ONLINE ] [MEDLINE ] [ MEDICAL LINKS ]


The purpose of this guide is to provide the reader with the knowledge and resources for utilizing the different areas of the internet to access medical information and support groups. If you have any suggestions or questions, or need help locating information, please feel free to e-mail.
This site has a Message Board for posting and a Real Time Chatroom called Health Chat. For information on how to use the chatroom click HERE.

Main Resource Areas
MEDICAL CHATS - Provides links to sites where you can communicate with others on the internet through the use of real-time chats or message boards for the purpose of exchanging information and support.

DOCTORS ONLINE - Links to doctors and health professionals who will provide responses to questions either through email or bulletin board formats.
NEWSGROUPS - Explains how to find and use newsgroups. Includes an inclusive linked list of health related newsgroups.
LISTSERVS - Explanations, information , and links to LISTSERVS and mailing lists, which are also called email discussion and support lists.
MEDLINE - Information on how to access and retrieve published medical citations and abstracts using the National Library of Medicine's MEDLINE service. A valuable resource for obtaining medical information, including the latest research data.
MEDICAL LINKS - Links to the best comprehensive medical sites. Includes sections on Daily Health News, Cancer Links, Medical Resource, Journals and Publications, Medical Diseases, Medical Conditions, General Health, and Special Sites.
Additional Features

WEEKLY SCHEDULE OF CHATS MODERATED BY A DOCTOR OR HEALTH PROFESSIONAL
An inclusive list, updated weekly, of scheduled online "question and answer discussions" with doctors or health professionals. At these easily accessed live chat events, you can ask questions of a doctor or health expert.
RESEARCH TIPS
Explanations of how to best use the internet for finding medical data. Includes tips on using search engines, technical tips on using your browser, and valuable time saving suggestions.
FAQ - FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Comprehensive links for resources of some of the most common health related topics. Includes sites for locating information about doctors.
ANNOUNCEMENTS
Includes what's new at this site and special announcements, as well as links to new full length medical articles or features at other sites.

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DISCLAIMER
The information contained in this guide is from my personal research on the internet. I am not in the medical profession and I suggest that you consult with your doctor about any information you find from your research.

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This site was last UPDATED March 9, 2006

Copyright 1997-2006
Judy Bakstran

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