Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Part of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, deals with preventing
and controlling disease, injury and disability and its website ably reflects this mission.
healthfinder.gov provides reliable information culled from approximately 1,400 health-related organizations.
MayoClinic.com offers a wealth of easy-to-understand health and medical information.
The National Library of Medicine, a part of the National Institutes of Health, to assist consumers in locating authoritative health information.
Administration on Aging
Designed to assist older people and their caregivers to quickly obtain information on
aging-related topics and government-sponsored programs.
The AGS Foundation for Health in Aging
The American Geriatrics Society Foundation created this website to provide consumers and
caregivers with up-to-date information on health and aging.
The Family Caregiver Alliance
Information, services,and support for caregivers and families of persons with chronic, disabling health conditions.
Geriatric Mental Health Foundation
Awareness of psychiatric and mental health disorders affecting the elderly, promote healthy aging strategies, and increase access to quality mental health care for the
Very readable articles on aging,conditions that often affect older adults, and healthy living.
Articles are authoritative, short and, cover topics such as sex and intimacy
and anti-aging therapies that often aren’t found on other sites.
The official U.S.government website provides a wealth of information on Medicare health plans, drug coverage, and costs.
NIH Senior Health
For older adults makes aging-related health information easily accessible for those seeking reliable,easy to understand online health information.
American College of Physicians
The American College of Physicians (ACP) is a national organization of internists — physician
specialists who apply scientific knowledge and clinical expertise to the diagnosis, treatment, and compassionate care of adults across the spectrum from health to complex illness.
Internal Medicine in Western Hamilton County
Internists are specialists in adult primary care. I provide care for a full spectrum of problems including, but not limited to, heart disease, lung disease, diabetes, thyroid conditions, gastrointestinal ailments, kidney problems, skin disorders, and bone-joint related disorders including arthritis. I have special interest in geriatrics, cardiovascular diseases, diabetes, and pulmonary disorders.
· Wellness promotion
. Evaluation and management of acute and chronic
· Flu shots and other vaccines/immunizations
· Laboratory services
. Carotid and other vascular studies
· Physical exams(routine and preemployment)
· Referral for diagnostic imaging and other
· Referral to specialty services
Anthem, most products
Humana, most products
United Health Care, most products
Aetna, most products
Cigna, most products
...and others (please, check with our office)