National Cancer Institute
Information A to Z List of cancer topics.
National Center for Alternative and Complementary Medicine
Provides information on alternative treatments such as herbal remedies. Can order material for small fee.
National Cancer Institute
Documentos sobre el cáncer: información en español
National Health Information Center
Provides the Health Information Resource Database listing over 1000 organizations and government offices that provide health information upon request. This site contains synopses of the annual Partnership for Networked Consumer Health Information conference.
National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute, (NHLBI) NIH
The NHLBI at NIH covers all the Heart Lung and Blood disease topics A to Z
National Institute on Aging
Information from the National Institute on Aging regarding a wide range of topics, from specific diseases or health conditions to treatments and research. In addition, specific information from NIA about Alzheimer’s disease is available. Information about aging services and care is available from HHS' Administration on Aging, and information about Medicare is available from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services.
National Institutes of Health
One of the world's foremost medical research centers. An agency of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, the NIH is the federal focal point for health research. The NIH website offers health information for the public as well as medical professionals.
National Kidney Disease Education Program
Acerca de la Enfermedad de los Riñones
National Library of Medicine – HIV/AIDS
Good link page to other sites. Provides clinical information, summaries of published research, extensive database for information searches.
National Library of Medicine Drug Information Portal
Provides the public, healthcare professionals and researchers with a gateway to current, accurate, and understandable drug information from the National Library of Medicine and other key government agencies. The Drug Information Portal offers a varied selection of resources and focused topics in medicine and drug-related information, with links to individual resources with drug information and summaries tailored to various audiences. General drug categories from MeSH are also included in the Drug Portal records.
Natural Disasters – Consumer Health Information from MedlinePlus
Provides resources on natural disasters such as earthquakes, fires, floods, hurricanes, etc.
Natural Standard was founded by healthcare providers and researchers to provide high-quality, evidence-based information about complementary and alternative medicine including dietary supplements and integrative therapies. Grades reflect the level of available scientific data for or against the use of each therapy for a specific medical condition. Natural Standard is impartial; not supported by any interest group, professional organization or product manufacturer.
NCCAM Health Topics A to Z
NIH National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine A To Z section includes Supplemental herbs and drugs listed in MedlinePlus.
NCCAM Herbs at a Glance
Herbs at a Glance is a series of brief fact sheets that provides basic information about specific herbs or botanicals—common names, what the science says, potential side effects and cautions, and resources for more information. Each fact sheet can be downloaded as a single PDF, or you can download all entries as an eBook.
NCCAM - U.S. National Institutes of Health's National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine
Formerly known as the Office of Alternative Medicine; highlights dissemination of information of NIH-funded research on complementary and alternative Medical practices.
NIH Senior Health
This website for older adults was developed by the National Institute on Aging and the National Library of Medicine, both part of the National Institutes of Health.
The NLM Gateway allows users to search in multiple retrieval systems at the U.S. National Library of Medicine (NLM). The current Gateway searches MEDLINE/PubMed, OLDMEDLINE, LOCATORplus, MedlinePlus, DIRLINE, AIDS Meetings, Health Services Research Meetings, Space Life Sciences Meetings, and HSRProj.
Database from Partners in Information Access for the Public Health Workforce on Nutrition. The links include: Associations and Organizations | Data and Statistics | Grants and Funding | Legislation and Policy | Literature and Reports | Nutrition Promotion, Education and Information | Training
Nutrition and Physical Activity - CDC
Topics related to nutrition, health promotion, and disease prevention can be found on this CDC website. Links are also provided on using nutrition for infant care, curbing obesity, and weight control.
A website with accurate and respected news on nutrition, including the "Tufts Health and Nutrition Newsletter" and "Tufts Nutrition Magazine."
A service of the National Agricultural Library, US Dept. of Agriculture. Provides a search window to food and dietary information.