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American Academy of Dermatology Hair Loss Pamphlet: This site provides information on normal hair loss along with information on disorders that can affect normal hair growth. This site is sponsored by The American Academy of Dermatology.

American Home Care Products: This site provides an allergy/back pain/maternity products store. This site is sponsured by American Home Care Products.

Ask Ken!: This site is an advice column where you can pose questions and receive advice/tips. This site is sponsored by Ask Ken! Industries Unlimited, Ltd.

Body Electric: This site explains basic cosmetic surgery procedures, provides a physician locator and lists a case of the week. This site is sponsored by Surgery.com.

Caregiver Network: This site provides links to resources for caregivers-day care programs, social issues, publications and home support.  This site is sponsored by the Caregiver Network, Inc.

Cheney Clinic Information Service: This site provides information and consultation services on the diagnosis and management of chronic fatigue syndrome.  This site is sponsored by The Cheney Clinic.

Childhood Glaucoma: This site offers a reference guide for families that may be downloaded in Adobe Acrobat including all the basic aspects of childhood glaucoma (symptoms, diagnosis and treatment options). This site is sponsored by the Glaucoma Research Foundation staff, in cooperation with the National Association for Parents of the Visually Impaired

Cure Paralysis Now Home Page: This site provides information on the causes, nature of, attitudes about, research on and possible cures for spinal cord injuries.  This site is sponsored by Cure Paralysis Now.

Digital Anatomist-Interactive Atlases:
This site provides medical students and teachers with two and three-dimensional views of the brain, the brainstem and the thorasic vicera produced from digitized cyosections and MRI scans.  This site is sponsored by The University of Washington.

eBody.com: This site provides information about cosmetic surgery and cosmetic dentistry, a physician locator along with health and beauty articles.  This site is sponsored by eBody.

Endocrine Web
Category: Women’s Health A web site for Thyroid, Parathyroid, Adrenal, and Pancreas disorders, including Diabetes and Osteoporosis. This information is intended for the education of patients and their families

Excedrin Headache Resource Center:
This site provides information on headaches and how to manage them along with a diary to track occurrences of headache for better management, tips on stress relief and instructions on how to start an exercise program.  This site is sponsored by Bristol-Myers Squibb Company.

Global Medic: This site provides software specializing in Online Health and Wellness Programs and Services. This site is sponsored by Global Medic.

Good Health: This site provides good health references along with an online magazine. This site is sponsored by Central Texas Seton Facilities.

HazardNet: This experimental site provides information about preventing and preparing for large-scale natural and technological disasters.  This site is sponsored by Simon Fraser University.

Health Care: This site provides health information, and medically related news. This site is sponsored by University of Pennsylvania Health System.

Health Data Management: This site provides in-depth analysis of the latest trends in electronic health care delivery including industry rankings regarding healthcare information systems, claims processing and electronic medical records. This site is sponsored by Faulkner & Gray, Inc.

Healthfront.com: This site provides information on health conditions and various health topics. This site is sponsored by Whitehall Robins.

Health Grades.com: This site provides a directory of specialty-specific outcomes data for hospitals across the country along with health and wellness information. This site is sponsored by HealthGrades.com.

Health Lab: This site provides advice, information and support on herbs, vitamins, sports training and nutrition. This site is sponsored by Twin Laboratories, Inc.

Health Law News: This site provides health law news updates and summaries of articles in major law journals such as The National Law Journal. This site is sponsored by The New York Law Publishing Company.

Health Magic: This site provides interactive care tools, web-enabled management applications for hospitals and networks. This site is supported by HealthMagic, Inc.

Health Mall: This site provides an online health and nutrition shopping mall, health food stores and links to online health stores. This site is sponsored by The Health Mall.

Health Status Questionnaire: This site is an experimental site which sets out to collect health data online by providing the Rand 36-question questionnaire along with online scoring. This site is Supported in part by a grant from the National Library of Medicine (USPHS G08 LM05705) for IAIMS planning at the Medical College of Wisconsin

Health Street: This site provides information to find and compare physicians, search for insurance providers, along with reviews of hospitals. This site is sponsored by HealthStreet Interactive.

Health OnLine: This site is a private-labeled website which includes a physician registry to find a physician.   This site is sponsored by Health OnLine, Inc.

Healthwise Incorporated: This site produces educational healthcare materials and software. This site is sponsored by Healthwise Incorporated.

Home Care On-Line: This site provides news, legislation and regulations, meetings and conferences along with state associations. This site is sponsored by The National Association for Home Care.

Idea Central-Health Policy Page: This site provides articles and reports on public policy and healthcare issues. This site is sponsored by The Electronic Policy Network.

International Network for Interfaith Health Practice: This site provides nothing but links to hundreds of medical sites including medical libraries, disease specific resources, etc. This site is sponsored by St. Francis Hospital.

Internet Medical Products Guide: This site provides a directory of medical and dental products and services by company and by product category. This site is sponsored by Medical Internet Communications, Inc.

Jocularity: This site provides nursing humor from the Nursing humor magazine. This site is sponsored by Journal of Nursing Jocularity.

Lifemasters: This site provides online care management for those who suffer from chronic conditions, information and support.  This site is sponsored by Lifemasters, Inc.

Magic Foundation Category: Associations MAGIC is a national non-profit 501(c)(3) organization providing support and education regarding growth disorders in children and related adult disorders, including adult growth hormone deficiency.

Management of Alopecia & The Growth and Loss of Hair: This site provides information on the management of Alopecia (Hair loss). This site is sponsored by The University of Texas Galveston ENT Department.

Medical Breakthroughs: This site provides news reports on “groundbreaking, life-saving achievements in the world of medicine.” This site is sponsored by Ivanhoe Broadcast News.

Medical Resources on the Internet: This site provides links to Internet medical resources including areas of medical practice, medical sources, computer, etc.  This site is sponsored by Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine.

MedWeb: This site provides a directory of medical equipment companies (for both new and used medical instruments). This site is sponsored by Med X Change.

National Center for Biotechnology Information: This site provides a directory of bioscience products, services, information resources, companies, news and research services.  This site is sponsored by the Biological Data Transport.

National Clearinghouse of Plastic Surgery: This site provides data on procedures performed by board-certified plastic surgeons, data on all aspects of plastic surgery including cosmetic and reconstructive procedures. This site is sponsored by The American Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons (ASPRS).

National Council Against Health Fraud: This private, non-profit health organization that investigates healthcare articles and health claims about products for fraud and misinformation along with links to related sites. This site is sponsored by The National Council Against Health Fraud.

National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases: This site provides educational material on endocrine and digestive systems, nutrition, diabetes dictionary, research and funding, patient recruitment of clinical trials and end-stage renal disease. This site is sponsored by the National Institute of Diabetes and Kidney Diseases.

PersonalMD: This site allows consumers to enter clinical and medication history into own personal file and physicians can access in case of emergency.  This site is sponsored by PersonalMD.

Plastic Surgery Network: This site provides information on surgical procedures, news on conferences, a find a surgeon service along with a directory of products and services. This site is sponsored by Medical-Web Network.

Real Age: This site provides news, an active online support community, and interactive health assessment tools. This site is an active and thriving on-line health community dedicated to promoting optimum health and longevity.

RENAL Net: This site provides a strong collection of educational materials, research information, conference agenda, product information and consumer information. This site is sponsored by Gamewood Data Systems, Inc.

Self Care.com: This site provides health and wellness content, chats and message boards, condition centers, health news, health advisor and health and wellness stores. This site is sponsored by Medical Self Care, Inc.

The Skin Diseases Page: This site provides noncommercial Psoriasis support and self help. Shortcuts to search all the past messages in the skin-diseases newsgroups and other research databases are collected here.. This site is sponsored by unknown.

Slice of Life: This site develops multimedia programs for health science education purposes including software demos. This site is sponsored by University of Utah.

Sleep Medicine Home Page: This site provides information on sleep disorders, newsgroups, sleep-disorder centers, services and products. This site is sponsored by The National Sleep Foundation.

SoftWatch-Internet Solutions for Selfcare: This site provides internet software for consumers to manage their personal health in partnership with their healthcare providers, diet watch and a diary system. This site is sponsored by SoftWatch, Ltd.

Surgery.com: This site provides pictures and information about cosmetic procedures, an ask the plastic surgeon feature, featured cases and a directory of plastic surgeons worldwide. This site is sponsored by Surgery.com.

The Virtual Hospital: This site provides a source of medical information along with a collection of useful links. This site is sponsored by The Dept of Radiology (University of Iowa).

Thrive Online: This site provides medical, fitness, serenity, nutrition, and other content. This site is sponsored by Oxygen Media.

Tulane Tropical Medicine Home Page: This site provides information on Tropical Medicine including links to other health databases. This site is sponsored by Tulane University.

Whole Brain Atlas: This site contains x-ray images of the brain, brain diseases, normal brain functions and infectious diseases.  This site is sponsored by the Brigham & Women’s Hospital and Harvard Medical School.

Seniors Links

Administration on Aging: This site provides info on the agency, programs, eldercare locator, and internet resources. This site is sponsored by The Administration on Aging, Dept of Health and Human Services.

Alzheimer’s Association: This site provides medical information, caregiver’s guides, the location of local association chapters, along with a list of events sponsored by the association. This site is sponsored by the Alzheimer’s Association.

Alzheimer’s Page: This site provides educational materials on Alzheimer’s along with a mailing list.  This site is sponsored by Washington University in St. Louis.

Alzheimer Research Forum: This site provides online articles and forums, conference calendar, research reports and internet resources.  This site is sponsored by the Alzheimer’s Research Forum (non-profit)

Alzheimer Web: This site provides basic information about Alzheimer’, online research, discussion group for professionals, bibliography on Alzheimer’s, conference schedules, grant information and a Patent Database Search along with links to relevant sites. This site is sponsored by Dr. David Small (University of Melbourne, Australia).

American Association of Geriatric Psychiatry (AAGP): This site provides organization information, consumer articles and resources. This site is sponsored by The American Association of Geriatric Psychiatry (AAGP).

American Association of Retired Persons (AARP): This site provides information on retirement, financial planning, healthcare plans, community programs, legislation along with AARP policy statements. This site is sponsored by The American Association of Retired Persons.

American Geriatrics Society: This site provides information on the organization including articles, lists of legislative initiatives and links to resources. This site is sponsored by The American Geriatrics Society.

The Cognitive Neurology and Alzheimer’s Disease Center: This site provides information on the disease for all level of providers. This site is sponsored by Northwestern University Medical Center.

Eldercare Web: This site provides resources for seniors and caregivers on hospitals, medical providers, associations, diseases, finances, law, home healthcare and insurance plans. This site is sponsored by Karen Stevenson Brown, CPA.

Friendly4Seniors.com: This site links to resources for seniors including health information, organizations, chat rooms and newsgroups. This site is sponsored by The NERDS Group, LLC.

Senior’s Center: This site provides information on senior health problems, long-term care, health-related travel and recreation. This site is sponsored by the Wellness Web.

SeniorCom: This site provides general resources for seniors, health news and advice. This site is sponsored by SeniorCom, Inc.

SeniorNet: This site provides online health advice for seniors, health resources and other resources for seniors. This site is sponsored by SeniorNet.

ThirdAge: This site provides a meeting place for adults and seniors, information about health, finance, romance, family and other issues facing seniors. This site is sponsored by ThirdAge, Inc.

University of Georgia Gerontology Center: This site provides information about the program, along with links to other seniors sites. This site is sponsored by The University of Georgia Gerontology Center.

Parenting Links

Center for Prenatal Diagnosis: This site contains articles, images and links to ultrasound, prenatal diagnosis, genetic counseling, and maternal fetal medicine.  This site is sponsored by the Medical and Scientific Information Online, Inc.

Childbirth.org: This site offers a wealth of information on the subjects of pregnancy and childbirth. This site has a message board, chat room, online pregnancy-related postcards, listing of childbirth classes and information on every imaginable facet of childbearing. This site is sponsored by Childbirth.org.

Mead Johnson’s: This site provides consumer’s the ability to sign up for Enfamil-Family Beginnings Program that offers expert advise, tips and free products along with relevant links. This site is sponsored by Mead Johnson & Company (Bristol-Myers Squibb).

OBGYN.Net: This site a large collection of resources, images, event calendars, employment and women’s health news.   This site is sponsored by Elecomm Corporation.

Obstetric Ultrasound: This site provides information on the technology of ultrasound scanning.  This site is sponsored by Joseph K. Woo, M.D.

Parent Soup: This site provides articles on parenting, and bulletin boards for sharing ideas. This site is sponsored by iVillage, Inc.

Parent Time: This site provides a wealth of informative articles on children’s health, parenting tips, family finances, bulletin boards and ask the experts. The site is sponsored by ParentTime, LLC.

Parenthood Web: This site provides information on everything from disciplining children and buying toys to the indispensable area on pregnancy and childbirth and an “Ask the Pro’s” section. This site is sponsored by Parenthood Web.

Parent’s Place: This site offers advice, information and resources in all areas of child rearing. This site is sponsored by ParentsPlace.com.

StorkSite: This site provides information and support for moms to be, pregnancy information and products, polls and information for new moms. This site is sponsored by Women.Com.

Nutrition Links

5-A-Day: This site encourages Americans to eat five or more servings of fruits or vegetables everyday including recipes and diet tips. This site is sponsored by Dole Food Company.

Adam.Com: This site is sponsored by San Francisco-based commercial provider of health and wellness information.  This site provides health and wellness content, interactive health tools and assessments, health news and ask the expert. This site is sponsored by Adam.Com.

Advantage Nutrition: This site provides an online catalog of nutritional supplements. This site is sponsored by Advantage Nutrition.

Apple Juice: This site provides games and health/nutrition information about apple juice. This site is sponsored by The Processed Apples Institute.

Arbor Nutrition Guide: This site provides articles on food science, food guides, and thousands of internet resources.

Aunt Edna’s Kitchen: This site contains information on nutrition, recipe files and related links ranging from healthy eating to nutrition. This site is sponsored by Terry and Edna Campbell.

Austin Nutritional Research: This site provides a variety of online reference guides for health and nutrition including information on vitamins, minerals, herbs, and amino acids. This site is sponsored by The Austin Nutritional Research.

Balance Magazine-Fitness on the Net: This site is an online monthly fitness and health publication. This site is sponsored by Balance Magazine.

Basal Metabolism: This site features a metabolic calculator (an estimate of your daily caloric requirements based on your age, height, weight, gender and activity level). This site is sponsored by Linda Fischer.

Better Homes and Gardens Fitness and Health: This site provides interactive guides on fitness and health, internet resources, product information and chat groups.  This site is sponsored by Meredith Corporation.

Body Trends Online: This site offers a variety of health and fitness articles. This site is sponsored by Bodytrends.com.

Boots: This site a variety of health and nutrition resources including a vitamin database, exercise tips and an extensive library with information on homeopathy, immunizations, and sugar in drinks. This site is sponsored by Boots Incorporated.

Calorie Control Council: This site provides information on cutting calories and fat in your diet to maintain a healthy weight along with a listing of low-calorie, reduced-fat foods and beverages and an online calorie count calculator. This site is sponsored by The Calorie Control Council.

Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition: This site provides information from the FDA’s CFSAN on topics ranging from food safety, cosmetics, product labeling and proper nutrition.  This site is sponsored by the Food and Drug Administration.

Center for Science in the Public Interest: This site provides health and nutrition articles, newsletters, health quizzes and internet resources. This site is sponsored by the Center for Science in the Public Interest.

Cholesterol How-Low-Can-U-Go Quizsite: This site provides online question and answer information about cholesterol along with related heart sites. This site is sponsored by The Health Dept. and The New River Health District.

The Cook’s Thesaurus: This site provides a list of ingredients along with low-fat and low-calorie alternatives for dieters along with innovative replacement ingredients for hard-to-find ethnic ingredients. This site is sponsored by Lori Alden.

Cool Running: This site provides information on the latest races and everything you wanted to know about running. This site is sponsored by Cool Sports.

CyberDiet: This site provides information about diet, exercise and nutrition. This site is sponsored by CyberDiet.com.

Dietary Guidelines for Americans: This site provides dietary information to promote health and preventable diseases. This site is sponsored by The U.S. Department of Agriculture and The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

DietWatch: This site provides information for the  monitoring of weight loss, nutrition (including personal logs and journals), online support and recipes. This site is sponsored by SoftWatch, Inc.

Diet and Weight Loss/Fitness Home Page: This site provides a comprehensive resource of information and support for losing weight and keeping it off including related links.  This site is sponsored by Health Vision.

Dr. Pribut’s Running Injuries Page: This site provides advice from a podiatrist (Dr. Pribut) for treating and preventing running related injuries along with related links. This site is sponsored by Dr. Pribut.

Dole 5 A Day: This site provides information and educational games on nutrition. This site is sponsored by the Dole Food Company.

The Eat Well Calculator: This site provides an interactive calculator to determine how well you are doing on your diet. This site is sponsored by HomeArts.com.

Egg Nutrition Center: This provides everything you always wanted to know about the egg but were afraid to ask. This site is sponsored by the Egg Nutrition Center.

Epicurious Food Menu: This site is presented by Bon Appetit and Gourmet magazines. This site provides resources for healthy dieting along with over 6,000 recipes along with a dictionary and reference guide for herbs and spices.  This site is sponsored by Conde Net, Inc.

Family.com Food: This site provides over a thousand recipes and menus for family healthy dining.  This site is sponsored by Disney.com.

Fat Free-The Low-Fat Vegetarian Archive: This site provides an archive with over 2,541 fat free or very low fat vegetarian recipes, plus tips and articles. This site is sponsored by Michelle Dick.

The Fitness File: This site provides the fitness fundamentals including workout tips, a list of required equipment and advice. This site is sponsored by The Chicago Tribune.

Fitness Partner Connection Jumpsite: This site provides a search engine for fitness and nutrition information including articles of various fitness related topics. This site is sponsored by Fitness Partner Connection.

Fitness Link: This site provides information on the importance of regular exercise and links to related sites. This site is sponsored by Shannon Entin,  Publisher and Editor of FitnessLink.

Fitness Online.com: This site provides a wide variety of fitness and nutrition resources.  This site is sponsored by Joe Weider and provides information from the various Weider magazines (Shape, Men’s Fitness, Muscle & Fitness, Flex, Natural Health, and Fit Pregnancy).

Fitness World: This site provides fitness resources including information on products, references and news. This site is sponsored by Fitness Management Magazine

Flora’s Recipe Hideout: This site provides thousands of recipes for low-fat foods and deserts. This site is sponsored by Floramaria Deter.

Food and Nutrition: This site provides a collection of health and nutrition articles along with publications and a list of related resources. This site is sponsored by Federal Consumer Information Center of the U.S. General Services Administration.

Food and Nutrition Information Center: This site provides a list of publications on nutrition from the FNIC. This site is sponsored by the US Dept of Agriculture.

Food and Nutrition Newsletter: This site provides an index to topics ranging from dietary guidelines, food products, nutritional education and package labeling. This site is sponsored by the Virginia Cooperative Extension, Virginia Tech.

Food & Nutrition Software and Multimedia Database: This site provides a searchable database of computer programs related to food and nutrition. This site is sponsored by the United States Department of Agriculture and The National Agriculture Library.

Food and Nutrition Solutions Series: This site provides information about food purchase and preparation, food preservation and food safety and storage.  This site is sponsored by The University of Illinois, College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences, Cooperative Extension Service.

Food Finder: This site provides an interactive calorie and fat calculator for major fast food chains and a searchable database on nutritional information. This site is sponsored by Olen Publishing.

The Food Pyramid Guide: This site provides a short description of each of the different food groups in the Food Pyramid along with related links.  This site is sponsored by Ganesa Media Laboratories, Inc.

Get Healthy: This site provides a diet program described as “the optimum way to get healthy” along with information on The McDougall Plan for weight loss.  This site is sponsored by Dr. McDougall’s Right Foods.

Good Housekeeping Health: This site provides a collection of short articles on health and lifestyle changes to improve your health. This site is sponsored by Good Housekeeping.

Good Stuff: This sites provides a collection of healthy recipes along with a glossary containing information on cooking terms, measurements and conversion equivalents.  This site is sponsored by Good Stuff.com.

Great Vegetarian Recipes: This site provides a large collection of low-fat vegetarian recipes.  This site is sponsored by Debbie Meadows.

Guardian’s Web: This site provides contains a collection of sites for fitness, aerobics, stretching, massage and body building. This site is sponsored by Andrew Bayuk.

Health & Fitness: This site provides a small collection of links related to living a healthier lifestyle, training and body building. This site is sponsored by by unknown.

Health & Fitness Worldguide Forum: This site provides information on a wide range of health topics including anatomy, weight training, exercise, diet and sports medicine. This site is sponsored by Worldguide Online.

Health & You Online: This site provides a nutritional resource including food information on the various food groups along with various links. This site is sponsored by Blue Cross Blue Shield.

The Health Authority: This site provides a large collection of articles on various medical topics.  This site is sponsored by Personal Improvement Computer Systems, Incorporated.

Health Central.com: This site provides health and wellness content, health e-mails, ask Dean Ornish, communities, and nutrition.

The Health Spa: This site provides information related to nutrition, exercise, fitness and other health related topics and related links. This site is sponsored by The Gourmet Connection Marketplace.

Healthy Choice: This site provides recipes, menu planning, health and fitness tips, and information for a healthy diet. This site is sponsored by ConAgra, Inc (Healthy Choice).

Healthy Ideas Vitamin Dispenser: This site provides comprehensive information on vitamins including correct dosing and treatment of various conditions.  This site is sponsored by Women.com.

Healthy Recipes: This site provides recipes, tips and related articles.  This site is sponsored by Sympatico.com.

Home Arts Body & Soul: This site provides health resources including sections on pregnancy, childbirth, health headlines, cancer information, and special features. This site is sponsored by The HomeArts Network and Women.com.

Human Kinetics: This site provides information on physical activities along with links to associated sites.  This site is sponsored by Human Kinetics Publishers Inc.

International Food Information Council: This site provides information on food safety, nutrition and health including information on food additives, colorings, pesticide residues and their risks, food allergies and food biotechnology. This site is sponsored by the International Food Information Council.

Just Ask!: This site provides a question and answer section for nutrition, food science and diet information. This site is sponsored by The Gourmet Connection, Just Ask!, Diabetic Gourmet Magazine, Gourmet Connection Magazine and CAPCO Marketing.

The Kitchen Link: This site provides a virtual recipe list with over 7,000 links to food related sites.  This site is sponsored by The Kitchen Link and Betsy Couch.

Krispin Komments on Nutrition and Health: This site provides nutrition and health information on various nutrients including magnesium, potassium and protein. This site is sponsored by Krispin Sullivan.

Lifelines @ Work: This site provides a monthly online newsletter, various health related articles including a health science library and links to nutritional and fitness sites. This site is sponsored by Lifeline International.

Lifetime Health Superstore USA: This site provides sports nutrition, health and beauty products. This site is sponsored by Lifetime Health Inc.

Life Matters: This site is comprised of going beyond providing you information to providing online courses, consultations and products which can transform your relationship to health and well-being from observing and gathering information to participating provides information on biofeedback, physical education, along with t’ai chi. This site is sponsored by World Works Unlimited.

Light Cooking: This site provides low-fat/low-cholesterol cooking for living a healthier life along with numerous recipes and cooking tips.  This site is sponsored by LightLiving.com.

Low Fat 4 Life: This site provides various health information topics including recipes and a health forum. This site is sponsored by unknown.

MasterCook Recipe Library: This site provides a list of healthy gourmet recipes including appetizers, special diets and vegetarian foods.  This site is sponsored by SierraHome.com.

Men’s Fitness Online: This site is an online magazine on men’s fitness, health, sex, sports and nutrition.  This site is sponsored by Men’s Fitness Magazine.

Mirkin Report for Healthier Living: This site provides health reports, recipes and an on-line library.  This site is sponsored by Dr. Gabe Mirkin.

National Institute of Nutrition: This site provides nutritional information, an interactive quiz, eating tips and articles on nutrition.  This site is sponsored by Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada and The National Institute of Nutrition

National Pasta Association: This site provides various information on pasta including nutritional information and assorted recipes. This site is sponsored by The National Pasta Association.

Net Sweat: This site provides information on nutrition and fitness. This site is sponsored by Sickbay.com, Inc.

New Balance Cyberpark USA: This site provides information on eating well, exercising safely, and improving the quality of life. This site is sponsored by New Balance Athletic Shoes.

The No Milk Page: This site provides information for consumers with problems with milk including lactose intolerance, milk allergy and Casein intolerance.  This site is sponsored by Don Wiss.

North American Vegetarian Association: This site provides information on NAVS events, conferences and free educational resources and literature on vegetarianism. This site is sponsored by the North American Vegetarian Association (NAVS).

Notes on the World of Healthy Cooking: This site provides practical information on using healthy ingredients to cook.  This site is sponsored by Natalie Nigro and Shirley Nigro.

NutriBase: This site provides primarily nutritional software along with nutritional information, a calorie calculator, a chart listing the “desirable” weight and body fat calculator along with additional nutritional/dieting information. This site is sponsored by CyberSoft, Inc.

Nutrient Information: This site provides a comprehensive listing of information on nutrients from A-Z written by nutrition experts along with recommendations, deficiency symptoms, and sources for each nutrient.

Nutrition Navigator: This site provides online rating and review guides for nutritional information including information on general nutrition, special dietary needs and other selected topics. This site is sponsored by Tufts University.

Nutrition Resources: This site provides various Nutritional Fact Sheets on a wide range of health topics.  This site is sponsored by The American Dietetic Association.

Ortho Home Page: This site provides orthopedic mailing lists and newsgroups, excellent resources on common ailments such as carpal tunnel syndrome, low back pain and knee problems. Sponsored by the Medical Multimedia Group.

Outside Online: This site provides information on everything from snow sports to mountaineering including articles for kids. This site is sponsored by Starwave Corporation.

Phys: This site provides fitness and health content, links to major health and beauty magazines, exercise tips, doctor Q&A and a health Magazine. Additionally, this site provides eight online calculators to measure various health related measurements (including Body Mass Index/BMI, ideal body weight, and a health risk assessment). This site is sponsored by CondeNet, Inc.

Physical Activity and Health: This site provides a copy of the 1996 Surgeon General’s report on the importance of physical activity in relation to someone’s health. This site stresses the importance of exercise in preventing several medical problems including heart disease, hypertension and Diabetes. This site is sponsored by The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

The Recipe Archive Index: This site provides an extensive list of recipes from numerous topics including pastas, salads, seafood dishes along with special information for diabetic patients.  This site is sponsored by Amy Gale, Michael Witbrock and The Carnegie Mellon University.

The Redbook Diet and Health Pages: This site provides various articles on health related topics from The Redbook Magazine.   This site is sponsored by Redbook and Women.com.

Runner’s World Online: This site provides an online companion to the magazine about running. This site is sponsored by Runner’s World.

Sainsbury’s Fresh Food: This site provides information on nutrition and food safety along with over 1,000 websites. This site is sponsored by Sainsbury Stores.

The Science of Obesity and Weight Control: This site provides information on weight loss along with information on medical remedies (including Phen-Fen) and links to numerous sites.  This site is sponsored by Ben Z. Krentzman, MD.

Searchable Online Archives of Recipes (SOAR): This site provides a searchable database of over forty thousand recipes for healthy living.  This site is sponsored by unknown.

Sportfit.com: This site provides an online guide to improving your fitness including body building tips and related health links.  This site is sponsored by The Sport Specific Fitness Corporation

SportsDoc: This site provides articles and resources related to sports injuries, conditions, prevention tips, and an interactive forum.  This site is sponsored by MedFacts/TeleVisual Communications.

Stoutness Exercises: This site provides a list of articles written by a journalist in Chicago on health related topics.  This site is sponsored by Paula Lauer.

Thrive Online: This site provides articles on nutrition, diet, vitamins, and other topics.  This site is sponsored by Oxygen Media.

Turnstep.com: This site provides a large collection of aerobic routines and exercises.  This site is sponsored by Turnstep LLC.

UCLA Student Health Service: This site provides information on various health topics. This site is sponsored by UCLA Arthur Ashe Student Health and Wellness Center.

University of Illinois Nutrition, Family and Consumer Sites: This site provides a broad range of topics in human and family development, consumer economics, nutrition, and health. These programs also serve to address the critical needs of and pressures upon families This site is sponsored by The University of Illinois.

Vegetarian Pages: The Vegetarian Pages is intended to be an independent, definitive Internet guide for vegetarians, vegans and others. The Vegetarian Pages hosts many valuable resources too.  This site is sponsored by Geraint Edwards.

Vegetarian Resource Center: This site provides information on a vegetarian diet and lifestyle along with links to various additional vegetarian links.  This site is sponsored by The Vegetarian Resource Center.

Veggie Heaven: This site provides vegetarian recipes along with facts and figures involving a vegetarian diet.  This site is sponsored by Webserve Limited.

Veggies Unite!: This site provides an online guide for vegetarians including a list of recipes, and a list of related links.  This site is sponsored by unknown.

VegSource: This site provides news and  recipes, along with a question and answer feature with two physicians in the field.  This site is sponsored by VegSource Interactive.

Vitamins Network: This site provides vitamins direct from the Manufacturers.  This site is sponsored by The Vitamins Network.

World of Vitality: This site provides an on-line counterpart to the immensely popular Vitality(R) Magazine including  the latest short-read information about diet, fitness and self-care along with a Special Reports section for informative articles on health and wellness. This site is sponsored by Vitality Magazine.

Yona’s Health and Fitness: This site provides health information on various topics including sections covering aerobics, body building, Yoga, walking and nutrition. This site is sponsored by Yona Information Systems.

General Health Links

Advocate Health Care: This site provides information on health issues along with an extensive archive of health related articles.  This site is sponsored by Advocate Health Care.

AIMM4Health: This site provides information on healthcare network for medical management minority health issues, disease support management, and articles on use of internet technology for healthcare. This site is sponsored by Affinity Information for Medical Management.

Better Health: This site provides a database of health information, chat groups and message boards. This site is sponsored by iVillage.com.

Bluestem Health for Kansans: This site provides consumer resources in various health related categories. This site is sponsored by KU Medical Center.

Common Ailments: This site provides information about student health including several common medical illnesses.  This site is sponsored by The University of Virginia.

Colorado Health Net: Colorado HealthSite (CHN) is a Colorado nonprofit corporation formed in 1995 to provide electronic access to factual and statistical information, support services, medical resources, and related health care information for persons with chronic medical conditions and for other users. This site provides comprehensive information on 23 Chronic Illnesses, Holistic Therapies, Health Insurance, Pharmaceutical Drugs, Eldercare, Women’s issues, Children’s issues, and our General Health Library. Our School Health Projects are also here. This site is sponsored by The Nonprofit Colorado Health Net Corporation.

Consumer Health Links: This site provides information on various medical topics along with various links.  This site is sponsored by Chesire Medical Center.

Cyberspace Telemedical Office: This site provides health information organized by topic.  This site is sponsored by Foster Carr MD and  Telemedical.com Inc.

Doctor’s Guide to the Internet: This site provides information on various medical topics along with medical links. This site is sponsored by P\S\L Consulting Group Inc.

DoctorNet: This site provides various medical resources including a doctor finder feature and an index of medical sites. This site is sponsored by Robert Cykiert, M.D., F.A.C.S.

The Doctor’s Page: This site provides information  specifically designed for the practicing physician. Here you’ll find a wide range of resources for doctors and patients. This site is sponsored by G.S. Nace, MD.

Ellora.com: This site provides web-enabled care plans for patients, reports, analysis that establishes outcomes data and automated “to-do” lists for patient care and follow-up. This site is sponsored by Ellora Software, Inc.

Family Health Radio: This site provides a daily series of 2 1/2 minutes audio programs dealing with health and health care topics. This site is sponsored by Dr. Frank Myers.

Family Internet: This site provides on various diseases, injuries, poisonings, medical tests, drugs and diet. This site is sponsored by The Family Internet.

Global Health Network: This site provides an international shopping mall for health information, including listings and links to health related networks, sites, and resources, articles, newsletters, publications and other information.  This site is sponsored by The University of Pittsburgh.

Go Ask Alice: The Dear Abby of healthcare providing an interactive question and answer health service. This site is sponsored by Columbia University Health Services.

Guide to Medical Information on the Internet: This site provides a medical chat room, newsgroups and medically related links.  This site is sponsored by unknown.

Hardin Meta Directory of Internet Resources: This site contains a comprehensive and authoritative directory of links to medical Web sites listed by category of condition or specialty.  This site is sponsored by Hardin Library (University of Iowa).

Health A to Z: This site provides health and wellness content, addiction and recovery, consumer health databases and health news headlines. This site is sponsored by Health A to Z.

Health Answers: This site provides health news from Reuters, bulletin boards, ask a nurse or counselor, list of professional organizations, along with online FAQs. This site is sponsored by Orbis-AHCN, L.L.C.

The Health Pages: This site provides a comprehensive resource for information on preventative care, health topics, physicians and healthcare providers.  This site is sponsored by Media Partners, Inc.

HealthAxis.com: This site provides Web-direct insurance application and approval, personal insurance advice from experts.  This site is sponsored by HealthAxis.com.

Health Finder: This site provides consumer databases and medical dictionaries, health and wellness content, along with interactive assessment tools. This site is sponsored by the US Dept of Health and Human Services.

Health Gate: This site provides health and wellness content, e-zines, databases, vitamins and health-related products, along with a directory of hospitals. This site is sponsored by HealthGate.

Health Gazette: This site provides consumer articles on various health topics along with an archive of previously published articles. This site is sponsored by Karl Hempel, M.D.

Health Hero:  This site provides online care management for those who suffer from chronic conditions, information, communications, and support. This site is supported by Health Hero Network, Inc.

Health Information: This site provides various health conditions along with a list of 11 preventative care areas.  This site is sponsored by The Group Health Cooperative.

Healthline Publishing: This site provides a list of articles featured in the Healthline Magazine. This site is sponsored by Healthline Publishing.

Health Links: This site provides a starting point for finding Internet medical and health-related topics with over 100 sites on specific conditions or diseases including a reference section.  This site is sponsored by the University of Washington.

HealthLinks Health and Social Resources: This site provides information on various health issues including nutrition, sexuality, mental health issues along with links to various health related sites.  This site is sponsored by HealthLinks.

Health News & Information Directory: This site offers topically based health news from more than 400 news sources through a collaboration with New York City-based Interactive Connection. This site is sponsored by The Doctor Directory, Inc.

Health OnLine: This site provides private-label web services for health systems and physicians, health and wellness content, along with databases. This site is sponsored by HealthOnLine, Inc.

Health Scout: This site provides health and wellness content, interactive assessment tools, health news and a library. This site is sponsored by HealthScout.

Health Seek: This site provides a collection of internet resources in all areas of healthcare plus information, news and services.  This site is sponsored by HealthSeek.

Health Touch: This site provides a one-stop resource for health information and health services including Drug Information, Pharmacy search, Health Resources Directory and health and product information. This site is sponsored by Medical Strategies, Inc.

Healthy Lives: This site provides consumers with information about diseases, health-related issues, trends, treatment programs, and research.  This site is sponsored by Glaxo Wellcome, Inc.

IntelliHealth-Johns Hopkins: This site provides resources on health-related topics, news items, medicine database and newsletter. This site is sponsored by Inteli-Health, Inc.

Internet Health Resources: This site links to health topics, healthcare providers, publications, newsgroups, legislative and policy issues. This site is sponsored by Internet Health Resources Company.

Mayo Clinic Health Oasis: This site provides healthcare news on diseases, treatments, drugs and diets.  This site is sponsored by Mayo Foundation.

Medical Matrix: Guide to Internet Clinical Medicine: This site provides an extensive annotated guide to the Internet’s healthcare related resources categorized by topic.  This site is sponsored by Healthtel Corporation.

Medicine Net: This site provides a guide to a wide range of healthcare topics, written in non-technical language by physicians. This site is sponsored by MedicineNet, Inc.

MediConsult: This site provides health and wellness content, MediExperts who offer medical advice for a fixed fee and online support groups. This site is sponsored by MediConsult.

Net Medicine: This site provides simulated interactive patient topics along with patient educational material and job listings. This site is sponsored by Triple Star Systems, Inc.

Net Wellness: This site provides a comprehensive source of health and medical information including a searchable medical news feature and an “Ask the Expert” area.  This site is sponsored by the University of Cincinnati Medical Center.

New York Health Consumer Information: This site provides consumer information on numerous health related topics including HIV, Alzheimer’s and Women’s Health.  This site is sponsored by The New York State Dept of Health.

Your Health.com: This site provides information on virtually any healthcare issue or topic. This site is sponsored by Access Health, Inc.

Wellness Web: This site provides articles, news, and links in all areas of healthcare and wellness.  This site is sponsored by The Wellness Web.

Your Health IS Your Business: This site provides everything from health news, online journals, search tools and health topics ranging from alternative medicine to women’s health. This site is sponsored by The University of Southern Illinois.

Fitness Links

5-A-Day: This site encourages Americans to eat five or more servings of fruits or vegetables everyday including recipes and diet tips. This site is sponsored by Dole Food Company.

Adam.Com: This site is sponsored by San Francisco-based commercial provider of health and wellness information.  This site provides health and wellness content, interactive health tools and assessments, health news and ask the expert. This site is sponsored by Adam.Com.

Advantage Nutrition: This site provides an online catalog of nutritional supplements. This site is sponsored by Advantage Nutrition.

Apple Juice: This site provides games and health/nutrition information about apple juice. This site is sponsored by The Processed Apples Institute.

Arbor Nutrition Guide: This site provides articles on food science, food guides, and thousands of internet resources.

Aunt Edna’s Kitchen: This site contains information on nutrition, recipe files and related links ranging from healthy eating to nutrition. This site is sponsored by Terry and Edna Campbell.

Austin Nutritional Research: This site provides a variety of online reference guides for health and nutrition including information on vitamins, minerals, herbs, and amino acids. This site is sponsored by The Austin Nutritional Research.

Balance Magazine-Fitness on the Net: This site is an online monthly fitness and health publication. This site is sponsored by Balance Magazine.

Basal Metabolism: This site features a metabolic calculator (an estimate of your daily caloric requirements based on your age, height, weight, gender and activity level). This site is sponsored by Linda Fischer.

Better Homes and Gardens Fitness and Health: This site provides interactive guides on fitness and health, internet resources, product information and chat groups.  This site is sponsored by Meredith Corporation.

Body Trends Online: This site offers a variety of health and fitness articles. This site is sponsored by Bodytrends.com.

Boots: This site a variety of health and nutrition resources including a vitamin database, exercise tips and an extensive library with information on homeopathy, immunizations, and sugar in drinks. This site is sponsored by Boots Incorporated.

Calorie Control Council: This site provides information on cutting calories and fat in your diet to maintain a healthy weight along with a listing of low-calorie, reduced-fat foods and beverages and an online calorie count calculator. This site is sponsored by The Calorie Control Council.

Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition: This site provides information from the FDA’s CFSAN on topics ranging from food safety, cosmetics, product labeling and proper nutrition.  This site is sponsored by the Food and Drug Administration.

Center for Science in the Public Interest: This site provides health and nutrition articles, newsletters, health quizzes and internet resources. This site is sponsored by the Center for Science in the Public Interest.

Cholesterol How-Low-Can-U-Go Quizsite: This site provides online question and answer information about cholesterol along with related heart sites. This site is sponsored by The Health Dept. and The New River Health District.

The Cook’s Thesaurus: This site provides a list of ingredients along with low-fat and low-calorie alternatives for dieters along with innovative replacement ingredients for hard-to-find ethnic ingredients. This site is sponsored by Lori Alden.

Cool Running: This site provides information on the latest races and everything you wanted to know about running. This site is sponsored by Cool Sports.

CyberDiet: This site provides information about diet, exercise and nutrition. This site is sponsored by CyberDiet.com.

Dietary Guidelines for Americans: This site provides dietary information to promote health and preventable diseases. This site is sponsored by The U.S. Department of Agriculture and The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

DietWatch: This site provides information for the  monitoring of weight loss, nutrition (including personal logs and journals), online support and recipes. This site is sponsored by SoftWatch, Inc.

Diet and Weight Loss/Fitness Home Page: This site provides a comprehensive resource of information and support for losing weight and keeping it off including related links.  This site is sponsored by Health Vision.

Dr. Pribut’s Running Injuries Page: This site provides advice from a podiatrist (Dr. Pribut) for treating and preventing running related injuries along with related links. This site is sponsored by Dr. Pribut.

Dole 5 A Day: This site provides information and educational games on nutrition. This site is sponsored by the Dole Food Company.

The Eat Well Calculator: This site provides an interactive calculator to determine how well you are doing on your diet. This site is sponsored by HomeArts.com.

Egg Nutrition Center: This provides everything you always wanted to know about the egg but were afraid to ask. This site is sponsored by the Egg Nutrition Center.

Epicurious Food Menu: This site is presented by Bon Appetit and Gourmet magazines. This site provides resources for healthy dieting along with over 6,000 recipes along with a dictionary and reference guide for herbs and spices.  This site is sponsored by Conde Net, Inc.

Family.com Food: This site provides over a thousand recipes and menus for family healthy dining.  This site is sponsored by Disney.com.

Fat Free-The Low-Fat Vegetarian Archive: This site provides an archive with over 2,541 fat free or very low fat vegetarian recipes, plus tips and articles. This site is sponsored by Michelle Dick.

The Fitness File: This site provides the fitness fundamentals including workout tips, a list of required equipment and advice. This site is sponsored by The Chicago Tribune.

Fitness Partner Connection Jumpsite: This site provides a search engine for fitness and nutrition information including articles of various fitness related topics. This site is sponsored by Fitness Partner Connection.

Fitness Link: This site provides information on the importance of regular exercise and links to related sites. This site is sponsored by Shannon Entin,  Publisher and Editor of FitnessLink.

Fitness Online.com: This site provides a wide variety of fitness and nutrition resources.  This site is sponsored by Joe Weider and provides information from the various Weider magazines (Shape, Men’s Fitness, Muscle & Fitness, Flex, Natural Health, and Fit Pregnancy).

Fitness World: This site provides fitness resources including information on products, references and news. This site is sponsored by Fitness Management Magazine

Flora’s Recipe Hideout: This site provides thousands of recipes for low-fat foods and deserts. This site is sponsored by Floramaria Deter.

Food and Nutrition: This site provides a collection of health and nutrition articles along with publications and a list of related resources. This site is sponsored by Federal Consumer Information Center of the U.S. General Services Administration.

Food and Nutrition Information Center: This site provides a list of publications on nutrition from the FNIC. This site is sponsored by the US Dept of Agriculture.

Food and Nutrition Newsletter: This site provides an index to topics ranging from dietary guidelines, food products, nutritional education and package labeling. This site is sponsored by the Virginia Cooperative Extension, Virginia Tech.

Food & Nutrition Software and Multimedia Database: This site provides a searchable database of computer programs related to food and nutrition. This site is sponsored by the United States Department of Agriculture and The National Agriculture Library.

Food and Nutrition Solutions Series: This site provides information about food purchase and preparation, food preservation and food safety and storage.  This site is sponsored by The University of Illinois, College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences, Cooperative Extension Service.

Food Finder: This site provides an interactive calorie and fat calculator for major fast food chains and a searchable database on nutritional information. This site is sponsored by Olen Publishing.

The Food Pyramid Guide: This site provides a short description of each of the different food groups in the Food Pyramid along with related links.  This site is sponsored by Ganesa Media Laboratories, Inc.

Get Healthy: This site provides a diet program described as “the optimum way to get healthy” along with information on The McDougall Plan for weight loss.  This site is sponsored by Dr. McDougall’s Right Foods.

Good Housekeeping Health: This site provides a collection of short articles on health and lifestyle changes to improve your health. This site is sponsored by Good Housekeeping.

Good Stuff: This sites provides a collection of healthy recipes along with a glossary containing information on cooking terms, measurements and conversion equivalents.  This site is sponsored by Good Stuff.com.

Great Vegetarian Recipes: This site provides a large collection of low-fat vegetarian recipes.  This site is sponsored by Debbie Meadows.

Guardian’s Web: This site provides contains a collection of sites for fitness, aerobics, stretching, massage and body building. This site is sponsored by Andrew Bayuk.

Health & Fitness: This site provides a small collection of links related to living a healthier lifestyle, training and body building. This site is sponsored by by unknown.

Health & Fitness Worldguide Forum: This site provides information on a wide range of health topics including anatomy, weight training, exercise, diet and sports medicine. This site is sponsored by Worldguide Online.

Health & You Online: This site provides a nutritional resource including food information on the various food groups along with various links. This site is sponsored by Blue Cross Blue Shield.

The Health Authority: This site provides a large collection of articles on various medical topics.  This site is sponsored by Personal Improvement Computer Systems, Incorporated.

Health Central.com: This site provides health and wellness content, health e-mails, ask Dean Ornish, communities, and nutrition.

The Health Spa: This site provides information related to nutrition, exercise, fitness and other health related topics and related links. This site is sponsored by The Gourmet Connection Marketplace.

Healthy Choice: This site provides recipes, menu planning, health and fitness tips, and information for a healthy diet. This site is sponsored by ConAgra, Inc (Healthy Choice).

Healthy Ideas Vitamin Dispenser: This site provides comprehensive information on vitamins including correct dosing and treatment of various conditions.  This site is sponsored by Women.com.

Healthy Recipes: This site provides recipes, tips and related articles.  This site is sponsored by Sympatico.com.

Home Arts Body & Soul: This site provides health resources including sections on pregnancy, childbirth, health headlines, cancer information, and special features. This site is sponsored by The HomeArts Network and Women.com.

Human Kinetics: This site provides information on physical activities along with links to associated sites.  This site is sponsored by Human Kinetics Publishers Inc.

International Food Information Council: This site provides information on food safety, nutrition and health including information on food additives, colorings, pesticide residues and their risks, food allergies and food biotechnology. This site is sponsored by the International Food Information Council.

Just Ask!: This site provides a question and answer section for nutrition, food science and diet information. This site is sponsored by The Gourmet Connection, Just Ask!, Diabetic Gourmet Magazine, Gourmet Connection Magazine and CAPCO Marketing.

The Kitchen Link: This site provides a virtual recipe list with over 7,000 links to food related sites.  This site is sponsored by The Kitchen Link and Betsy Couch.

Krispin Komments on Nutrition and Health: This site provides nutrition and health information on various nutrients including magnesium, potassium and protein. This site is sponsored by Krispin Sullivan.

Lifelines @ Work: This site provides a monthly online newsletter, various health related articles including a health science library and links to nutritional and fitness sites. This site is sponsored by Lifeline International.

Lifetime Health Superstore USA: This site provides sports nutrition, health and beauty products. This site is sponsored by Lifetime Health Inc.

Life Matters: This site is comprised of going beyond providing you information to providing online courses, consultations and products which can transform your relationship to health and well-being from observing and gathering information to participating provides information on biofeedback, physical education, along with t’ai chi. This site is sponsored by World Works Unlimited.

Light Cooking: This site provides low-fat/low-cholesterol cooking for living a healthier life along with numerous recipes and cooking tips.  This site is sponsored by LightLiving.com.

Low Fat 4 Life: This site provides various health information topics including recipes and a health forum. This site is sponsored by unknown.

MasterCook Recipe Library: This site provides a list of healthy gourmet recipes including appetizers, special diets and vegetarian foods.  This site is sponsored by SierraHome.com.

Men’s Fitness Online: This site is an online magazine on men’s fitness, health, sex, sports and nutrition.  This site is sponsored by Men’s Fitness Magazine.

Mirkin Report for Healthier Living: This site provides health reports, recipes and an on-line library.  This site is sponsored by Dr. Gabe Mirkin.

National Institute of Nutrition: This site provides nutritional information, an interactive quiz, eating tips and articles on nutrition.  This site is sponsored by Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada and The National Institute of Nutrition

National Pasta Association: This site provides various information on pasta including nutritional information and assorted recipes. This site is sponsored by The National Pasta Association.

Net Sweat: This site provides information on nutrition and fitness. This site is sponsored by Sickbay.com, Inc.

New Balance Cyberpark USA: This site provides information on eating well, exercising safely, and improving the quality of life. This site is sponsored by New Balance Athletic Shoes.

The No Milk Page: This site provides information for consumers with problems with milk including lactose intolerance, milk allergy and Casein intolerance.  This site is sponsored by Don Wiss.

North American Vegetarian Association: This site provides information on NAVS events, conferences and free educational resources and literature on vegetarianism. This site is sponsored by the North American Vegetarian Association (NAVS).

Notes on the World of Healthy Cooking: This site provides practical information on using healthy ingredients to cook.  This site is sponsored by Natalie Nigro and Shirley Nigro.

NutriBase: This site provides primarily nutritional software along with nutritional information, a calorie calculator, a chart listing the “desirable” weight and body fat calculator along with additional nutritional/dieting information. This site is sponsored by CyberSoft, Inc.

Nutrient Information: This site provides a comprehensive listing of information on nutrients from A-Z written by nutrition experts along with recommendations, deficiency symptoms, and sources for each nutrient.

Nutrition Navigator: This site provides online rating and review guides for nutritional information including information on general nutrition, special dietary needs and other selected topics. This site is sponsored by Tufts University.

Nutrition Resources: This site provides various Nutritional Fact Sheets on a wide range of health topics.  This site is sponsored by The American Dietetic Association.

Ortho Home Page: This site provides orthopedic mailing lists and newsgroups, excellent resources on common ailments such as carpal tunnel syndrome, low back pain and knee problems. Sponsored by the Medical Multimedia Group.

Outside Online: This site provides information on everything from snow sports to mountaineering including articles for kids. This site is sponsored by Starwave Corporation.

Phys: This site provides fitness and health content, links to major health and beauty magazines, exercise tips, doctor Q&A and a health Magazine. Additionally, this site provides eight online calculators to measure various health related measurements (including Body Mass Index/BMI, ideal body weight, and a health risk assessment). This site is sponsored by CondeNet, Inc.

Physical Activity and Health: This site provides a copy of the 1996 Surgeon General’s report on the importance of physical activity in relation to someone’s health. This site stresses the importance of exercise in preventing several medical problems including heart disease, hypertension and Diabetes. This site is sponsored by The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

The Recipe Archive Index: This site provides an extensive list of recipes from numerous topics including pastas, salads, seafood dishes along with special information for diabetic patients.  This site is sponsored by Amy Gale, Michael Witbrock and The Carnegie Mellon University.

The Redbook Diet and Health Pages: This site provides various articles on health related topics from The Redbook Magazine.   This site is sponsored by Redbook and Women.com.

Runner’s World Online: This site provides an online companion to the magazine about running. This site is sponsored by Runner’s World.

Sainsbury’s Fresh Food: This site provides information on nutrition and food safety along with over 1,000 websites. This site is sponsored by Sainsbury Stores.

The Science of Obesity and Weight Control: This site provides information on weight loss along with information on medical remedies (including Phen-Fen) and links to numerous sites.  This site is sponsored by Ben Z. Krentzman, MD.

Searchable Online Archives of Recipes (SOAR): This site provides a searchable database of over forty thousand recipes for healthy living.  This site is sponsored by unknown.

Sportfit.com: This site provides an online guide to improving your fitness including body building tips and related health links.  This site is sponsored by The Sport Specific Fitness Corporation

SportsDoc: This site provides articles and resources related to sports injuries, conditions, prevention tips, and an interactive forum.  This site is sponsored by MedFacts/TeleVisual Communications.

Stoutness Exercises: This site provides a list of articles written by a journalist in Chicago on health related topics.  This site is sponsored by Paula Lauer.

Thrive Online: This site provides articles on nutrition, diet, vitamins, and other topics.  This site is sponsored by Oxygen Media.

Turnstep.com: This site provides a large collection of aerobic routines and exercises.  This site is sponsored by Turnstep LLC.

UCLA Student Health Service: This site provides information on various health topics. This site is sponsored by UCLA Arthur Ashe Student Health and Wellness Center.

University of Illinois Nutrition, Family and Consumer Sites: This site provides a broad range of topics in human and family development, consumer economics, nutrition, and health. These programs also serve to address the critical needs of and pressures upon families This site is sponsored by The University of Illinois.

Vegetarian Pages: The Vegetarian Pages is intended to be an independent, definitive Internet guide for vegetarians, vegans and others. The Vegetarian Pages hosts many valuable resources too.  This site is sponsored by Geraint Edwards.

Vegetarian Resource Center: This site provides information on a vegetarian diet and lifestyle along with links to various additional vegetarian links.  This site is sponsored by The Vegetarian Resource Center.

Veggie Heaven: This site provides vegetarian recipes along with facts and figures involving a vegetarian diet.  This site is sponsored by Webserve Limited.

Veggies Unite!: This site provides an online guide for vegetarians including a list of recipes, and a list of related links.  This site is sponsored by unknown.

VegSource: This site provides news and  recipes, along with a question and answer feature with two physicians in the field.  This site is sponsored by VegSource Interactive.

Vitamins Network: This site provides vitamins direct from the Manufacturers.  This site is sponsored by The Vitamins Network.

World of Vitality: This site provides an on-line counterpart to the immensely popular Vitality(R) Magazine including  the latest short-read information about diet, fitness and self-care along with a Special Reports section for informative articles on health and wellness. This site is sponsored by Vitality Magazine.

Yona’s Health and Fitness: This site provides health information on various topics including sections covering aerobics, body building, Yoga, walking and nutrition. This site is sponsored by Yona Information Systems.

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