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www.innerbody.com

Anatomy of the human body

Hundreds of interactive anatomy pictures and descriptions of thousands of objects in the body available at your fingertips


Alzheimer's Association

Formed in 1980, the Alzheimer's Association advances research to end Alzheimer's and dementia while enhancing care for those living with the disease.


American Council on Exercise

The world's leading provider of personal trainer certifications, exercise information, workouts, healthy recipes and more.


American Cancer Society

For the past 100 years, the American Cancer Society has been leading the way to transform cancer from deadly to preventable.


American Diabetes Association

The American Diabetes Association is leading the fight against the deadly consequences of diabetes and fighting for those affected by diabetes.

American Heart Association

The American Heart Association is the nation's oldest, largest voluntary organization devoted to fighting cardiovascular diseases and stroke.

 
http://www.lung.org/
American Lung Association

Together we can save lives by preventing lung disease and promoting lung health.

American Psychiatric Association

The American Psychiatric Association member physicians work together to ensure humane care and effective treatment for all persons with mental disorders, including intellectual disabilites and substance abuse disorders.


Arthritis Foundation

The largest nonprofit organization dedicated to the prevention, control and cure of America's leading cause of disability.

 
www.autismspeaks.org
 Autismspeaks.org
 
Autism Speaks has grown into the world's leading autism science and advocacy organization, dedicated to funding research into the causes, prevention, treatments and a cure for autism; increasing awareness of autism spectrum disorders; and advocating for the needs of individuals with autism and their families.
 
http://www.autismweb.com/index.htm
 Autism Web

AutismWeb is a free, informational web site run by parents, for parents. Our goal is to provide information on autism spectrum disorders, teaching methods, special education, treatments, therapies, services, research, online resources, training workshops and conferences related to autism, Pervasive Developmental Disorder and Asperger's Disorder. We believe that an informed parent is best able to advocate for his or her child.

 
http://www.breastcancer.org/
 Breast cancer.org

This nonprofit organization is dedicated to providing the most reliable, complete, and up-to-date information about breast cancer and breast health as well as an active and supportive online community.
 
http://www.nationalbreastcancer.org/
 National Breast Cancer Foundation, Inc.

We provide help and inspire hope to those affected by breast cancer through early detection, education, and support services


Centers for Disease Control

The CDC is the nation's health protection agency, researching the causes and cures for various illnesses. as well as enabling and supporting communities to do the same.





Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services

CMS provides health coverage for 100 million people through Medicare, Medicaid, and the Children's Health Insurance Program. And with health insurance reforms and health care exchanges, they are improving health care and ensuring coverage for all Americans.

 
www.cerebralpalsy.org
 Cerebral Palsy.org 

The Ultimate Resource for Everything Cerebral Palsy
 
http://www.cerebralpalsyguide.com/
Cerebral Palsy Guide

Cerebral Palsy Guide provides families with information on cerebral palsy symptoms, treatments and support options that are available nationwide.

 
http://www.ccfa.org/
 Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America

The Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of America (CCFA) is a non-profit, volunteer-driven organization dedicated to finding the cures for Crohn's Disease and ulcerative colitis.


Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance

The Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance (DBSA) provides information on depression and bipolar order, online tools and support groups around the United States.

 
http://www.nimh.nih.gov/index.shtml
 National Institute of Mental Health

Information on the diagnosis and treatment of mental illnesses and also about the research and advancements in this field.
 
Epilepsy Foundation

The mission of the Epilepsy Foundation is to stop seizures and SUDEP, as well as to find a cure and overcome the challenges created by epilepsy through efforts including education, advocacy and research to accelerate ideas into therapies.

 
Family Doctor
Family Doctor

Health information and resources about illnesses, conditions and diseases provided by the organization of the American Academy of Family Physicians.

First AidFirst Aid

Mayo Clinic's information to help you during a medical emergency.

 

Health Care
Health Care

The official site of the Health Insurance Marketplace, managed by the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, that provides information on health insurance choices and laws.

 

Healthopedia
Healthopedia

A medical and health consumer information resource containing comprehensive and unbiased information in patient-friendly language from trusted sources.

 
http://www.upmchealthplan.com/individuals/learn/plans-and-services/healthy-pa-program.aspx
 Healthy PA

This website provides some health insurance options for the states most vulnerable residents while focusing on improving access, ensuring quality, and providing affordability.
Juvenile Diabetes

Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation International

JDRF is the leader of the type 1 diabetes (T1D) community -- unifying global efforts to cure, treat and prevent T1D.


Kid'

Kid's Health

The #1 most visited guide on the web for physician-reviewed information about the health, development and behavior of babies, children and teens.

 
http://www.leiomyosarcoma.org/
Leiomyosarcoma.org

Our team at leiomyosarcoma.org strives to provide a comprehensive free resource for the public to learn more about the diagnosis, causes and treatment options.
 
www.aldf.com
 American Lyme Disease Foundation Inc.

A private based organization dedicated to the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of Lyme disease.


Medicine Net

Medicine Net

Doctor-produced health and medical information written for you to make informed decisions about your medical concerns.


Medline Plus

Medline Plus

Medline Plus is the National Institute of Health's web site for patients and their families and friends. Produced by the National Library of Medicine, it brings you information about diseases, conditions and wellness issues.

 
www.mesotheliomagroup.com
Mesothelioma Group

Mesothelioma Group can provide 
step-by-step guidance, care giver support, and invaluable resources and information on mesothelioma, all for free.
 
http://www.nationalmssociety.org/
 National Multiple Sclerosis Society

Mobilizing people and resources to drive research toward a cure and to address the challenges of people affected by MS.


National Council on Disability

National Council on Disability

The National Council on Disability (NCD) is an independent federal agency charged with advising the President, Congress, and other federal agencies regarding policies, programs, practices and procedures that affect people with disabilities.

National Fibromyalgia Partnership
National Fibromyalgia Partnership, Inc.

The National Fibromyalgia Partnership (NFP) offers high quality, medically-accurate information on fibromyalgia symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, and research.


National Foundation for Celiac Awareness

The National Foundation for Celiac Awareness is a nonprofit organization dedicated to raising awareness for celiac disease and gluten intolerance.

 
www.parkinson.org
 The National Parkinson Foundation

Improving the quality of care for people with Parkinson's through continued research, education and outreach.


Pennsylvania Department of Aging

Pennsylvania Department of Aging

The Pennsylvania Department of Aging's mission is to enhance the quality of life of all older Pennsylvanians by empowering diverse communities, the family and the individual.


Pennsylvania Department of Health

Pennsylvania Department of Health

The Pennsylvania Department of Health works too ensure that all Pennsylvanians receive the best care they can.




Pennsylvania Department of Labor and Industry

Pennsylvania Department of Labor and Industry

The Pennsylvania Department of Labor and Industry (L&I) administers benefits to unemployed individuals, oversees the administration of workers' compensation benefits to individuals with job related injuries, and provides vocational rehabilitation to individuals with disabilities.


Pennsylvania Health Care Association

Pennsylvania Health Care Association

The Pennsylvania Health Care Association (PHCA) and its companion organization, the Center for Assisted Living Management (CALM), advocate for compassionate, quality long-term care for Pennsylvania's elderly and disabled residents.

 
www.ptsd.va.gov
 Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

Department of Veteran's Affairs help site for dealing with post traumatic stress disorder.
 
www.apa.org
 Psychology: American Psychological Association

A wealth of information on a wide range of psychological topics including: addiction, bullying, eating disorders, divorce, memory, sexual abuse, anxiety, stress and many, many more.
 
http://www.rntobsn.org/resources/school-nurses-guide-to-kids-health-and-safety/
 School Nurse's Guide to kids' health and safety

An invaluable resource of parents with school-age children, this guide makes it easy to find what you are looking for the next time you have a health concern.
 

Student's Guide to the Affordable Healthcare Act

The guide gives students a quick and easy way to understand their obligations and coverage options under the ACA. With 20% of college students currently uninsured, it's critical that they understand how changes to the health insurance market impact them.
United States Department of Health and Human Services

United States Department of Health and Human Services

The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) is the United States government's principal agency for protecting the health of all Americans and providing essential human services, especially for those who are least able to help themselves.