Web Directory — HEALTH

AMA DoctorFinder Created to help people find "a perfect match" for their medical needs. Physician listings from the AMA Physician Masterfile, the nation's most comprehensive and unbiased physician database.

CDC's Health Aging Resources about the Healthy Brain Initiative, advance care planning and chronic disease management, plus links to publications and resources.

CertificationMatters.org Lets you search to find a board certified doctor or to find out if a doctor is certified by the American Board of Medical Specialties. This service is free but registration is required.

FamilyDoctor.org The official website of the American Academy of Family Physicians. There are online symptom checker flowcharts for tracking symptoms to common medical concerns and getting recommendations for care.

FindaDentist  A directory of the members of the Academy of General Dentistry (AGD).

Healthinaging.org Current healthcare and aging information for older adults and caregivers from the American Geriatrics Society's Health in Aging Foundation.

Hospital Compare Find hospitals and compare the quality of their care.

MedlinePlus Reliable, up-to-date health information from the US National Library of Medicine. It includes a special section for Seniors.

Merck Manual Home Health Handbook The world's best-selling home medical reference book is available online for free.

National Institute on Aging Health and aging tips, information on clinical trials, and extensive resources on Alzheimer’s disease.

NIH Senior Health Health and wellness information for older adults from the National Institutes of Health.

Pubmed Free resource that provides access to MEDLINE, the National Library of Medicine database of medical research.