The Alzheimer’s Association offers care and support for those that have Alzheimer's. They are also an advocacy group advancing in their research and efforts to eliminate Alzheimer’s and reduce the risk of dementia by promoting brain health.
The American Health Association researches and gives information on causes, prevention, treatment and cures for age-related degenerative diseases including Alzheimer’s, Macular Degeneration and Glaucoma.
The American Heart Association focuses on prevention of cardiovascular diseases and stroke. This website is filled with health tips, information on diabetes, heart conditions and stroke as well as resources for caregivers, healthcare professionals, educators and more.
The American Stroke Association joins the American Heart Association in the fight to prevent cardiovascular diseases and stroke. Here you can find stroke warning signs, information about life after a stroke, a way to connect to other stroke survivors and more.
The Arthritis foundation offers information and tools to help you live a better life with arthritis including advice from medical experts, tips on specialized arthritis self-management and exercise class options.
Benefit programs that can help pay for medications, health care, food, utilities and more. A free service of the National Council on Aging.
Educational website about the neglected problem of hearing loss and what can be done about it. Addresses treatment, prevention & more.
The Center for Disease Control & Prevention gives you the tools you need to protect your health through health promotion, prevention of disease, injury and disability, and preparedness for new health threats.
Daily Strength is an online support group focused on over 500 specific challenges to help you overcome your personal trials or support a loved one through theirs. This website offers you a free account where you can share your story with others, invite your friends and family and instantly meet other people who have the same challenge.
Drugwatch.com educates people on the dangerous side effects and complications from commonly prescribed medications and devices in their bodies. Their patient advocate team will work with you one-on-one to answer medication-related questions and if you or a loved one has been harmed by a drug or device, they will help you navigate through the process of filing a legal claim and locating a specialist in your area.
Get practical advice and resources for eating well balanced meals as you get older. You can also view a variety of short videos with information on exercise and nutrition.
Find out what you need to know about having surgery including benefits, risks, questions to ask your doctor and phone numbers for places you can call to get more information.
Website that gives you patient reviews and ratings of their experiences with physicians, hospitals, dentists and all healthcare professionals in the United States, Canada, Europe & other regions around the world.
Compare hospitals quality of care survey ratings from patients with certain medical conditions or surgical procedures and find each hospital by their location.
This website brings you information about the best hospitals to choose from for 16 medical specialties including cancer, diabetes, cardiology , urology and more. You can also find the some of the most highly ranked doctors, health plans, nursing homes and diets.
This website provides resources and all the information you need to know about Medicaid. Find out if you qualify for this free or low-cost health insurance coverage.
A service of the Food and Drug Administration that allows you to search for a variety of medical devices and procedures. This website also covers topics on medical device safety, science and research, news and events, device recalls and so much more.
Medical News Today brings you hourly health news from well-regarded sources such as JAMA, BMJ, Lancet, BMA, plus articles written by its own team.
Learn virtually everything you need to know about Medicare. Includes online tools to research and compare Medigap, Medicare Advantage, and Part D policies available in your area.
Mental Health America is continually striving to achieve victory over mental illnesses and addictions through advocacy, education, research and service. They provide information to help you live a mentally healthier life including treatment options, support groups, medication & insurance information.
A membership organization that advocates for long-term care. Helps you & your family recognize the need for long term care planning and provides materials necessary to implement that planning.
Resources for you and your family to find resources for future long-term care needs. A service of
U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services.
Get facts, helpful links, press releases and videos on eye related diseases and disorders listed from A-Z. You can also view NEI’s research leading to sight-saving treatments, educational programs, jobs, training, resources and more.
The National Institute of Mental Health is paving the way for prevention, recovery and cure of mental illnesses. Through this government website, you can learn more about the inner workings of the brain, mental health topics and treatments, get the latest news on mental health issues and tips on how you can reach out to others.
This one-stop site gathers health information from the National Institutes of Health, including diseases, chronic conditions and an extensive section on complementary and alternative medicine (CAM).
This website gives you an assortment of things to think about, plan for and discuss with your doctor when preparing yourself or a loved one for a surgical procedure.
UCompareHealthCare (UCHC) can help you help make better decisions about healthcare choices through research and comparisons for hospitals, nursing homes, doctors, dentistry and mammography centers.
Comprehensive medical information for all ages, but favored by many older adults. Includes diseases, drugs and supplements, healthy living, and discussion "communities."