This site provides information about asthma and has links to FAQ, treatment and research resources. The interactive asthma tutorial “uses animations, text and a voiceover to deliver information in an easy to understand and highly illustrative manner.”
This site has information on different types of women’s health issues such as sexual health, gynaecology, fitness and emotional health. It has sections to submit questions and participate in live chats about common women’s health issues. The site also provides medical guides written by doctors on various medical conditions. Access the corresponding Young Men’s Health site (http://youngmenshealthsite.org/).
This website is an initiative of the Discovery channel and covers a wide spectrum of health issues including sexual health and reproductive health.
This website is operated by the American Academy of Family Physicians and has a wide variety of information about general health for healthy living, women, men, seniors, parents and kids. You can search the sites index for information on specific conditions.
This site has information on yoga and meditation practice and includes guidelines for practicing yoga during pregnancy.
MedIndia provides comprehensive healthcare information for both patients and professionals, with an India centric perspective. One can search the MedIndia database for specific diseases, review diet and nutrition information, or link to a health related website listed in the extensive medical websites section.
“Keep up to date with the latest news and information on the causes, symptoms, and treatments of most type of allergies.”
The Lancet has a commitment to improving global health, and this area gathers all our global health content in one location. The Lancet Global Health Series, and Regional Reports and Commissions consist of articles ranging from World Reports to Perspective articles that provide in-depth views for anyone seeking disease-specific or regional information.
This India based website provides reliable information about many important health related issues. Click the link to ‘sexual medicine’ or ‘women’s health’ under the ‘Health Topics’ section for comprehensive information about sex, sexuality, family planning and women’s health issues.
WHO is the directing and coordinating authority for health within the United Nations system. It is responsible for providing leadership on global health matters, shaping the health research agenda, setting norms and standards, articulating evidence-based policy options, providing technical support to countries and monitoring and assessing health trends. The WHO website is also a rich resource for disease and health related information.