Tuesday, 04 August 2015 16:25

15 Facebook Pages to Like for Your Health

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Top Health Research and Expert Advice

From U.S. Government research organizations and initiatives to private advocacy groups -- here's a list of Facebook pages to connect with for expert health tips, information on disease prevention, aging issues and more.

National Institutes of Health (NIH) Conducting and supporting medical research that improves peoples health and saves lives.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Protecting health and promoting quality of life through the prevention and control of disease, injury, and disability.

Harvard Health Publications Expert medical advice and health tips.

Harvard Health Publication

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Provides information on food safety, health care, aging and much more.

National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases From the National Institute of Health, NIAMS supports & conducts research on arthritis & musculoskeletal & skin diseases.

National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI) Supports and conducts heart, lung, and blood disease research on behalf of the Federal Government at the National Institutes of Health (NIH).

Million Hearts National initiative to prevent 1 million heart attacks & strokes over 5 years.

The Heart Truth National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute’s, The Heart Truth, warns women about their #1 killer—heart disease—and provides tools to help women take action against heart disease risk factors.

Facebook Heart Truth

National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK) The NIDDK conducts and supports basic and clinical research on many of the most serious diseases that affect public health.

National Cancer Institute The U.S. government’s lead agency for cancer research.

Medicare The Facebook page for Medicare is provided as an informational resource for updates on Medicare and as a means of connecting with people who may be aging into Medicare, as well as caregivers.

Facebook Medicare

Know Stroke (NIH) Raising awareness of the signs of stroke and the importance of calling 9-1-1 to receive immediate medical treatment during a stroke.

CDC Heads Up - Brain Injury Awareness A place where people can share their stories with other brain injury survivors, their family members and caregivers.

National Alliance for the Mentally Ill A grassroots organization dedicated to helping improve the lives of those impacted by a mental illness.

Alzheimer’s Association Provides reliable and helpful information and support for people living with Alzheimer's, caregivers, and loved ones.

Facebook Alzheimers