Internet Resources

Where to go for information on The Affordable Health Care Act

Learn about the Health Insurance Marketplace & your new coverage options through Obamacare

Connecticut’s Official Health Insurance Marketplace - How, where and when to sign up

Health and Medicine

Air quality forecast - Information on air quality, ozone, fires and more

Breast Cancer Information - Created by women with cancer, for women with cancer

Cancer Statistics Center - The Cancer Statistics Center website is a comprehensive interactive resource for learning about the cancer burden in the United States.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - Online source for credible health information

Centers for Disease Control - Frequently asked Flu questions - 2017-2018 Influenza Season

Consumer Safety -Informs consumers about safety alerts for products, food, medical devices and drugs, and publishes consumer-related news and safety guides.

Drug center - Drug Center is an online resource for people experiencing serious adverse reactions to prescription drugs or medical devices used in surgery.

Health Central - Answer questions, check symptoms, find resources

Healthnet - UCONN Health Center consumer health information network

Health Literacy Resource Guide -  Medical Information in Plain Language

On Health - We bring doctor's knowledge to you

Physicians Desk Reference - Full FDA-approved product labeling, multi-drug interaction checker

Mayo Clinic - Health information, education and research

Mayo Clinic Dieseases and Conditions - Comprehensive guides on hundreds of conditions.

Nutrition data - On Nutrition Data, you'll find detailed nutrition information, plus unique analysis tools that tell you more about how foods affect your health and make it easier to choose healthy foods.

Social Security Online -This site informs people about the extra help that is available under Medicare Part D.

Vegetarian Resource Group - A non-profit organization dedicated to educating the public about vegetarianism and veganism

Vegan Society - The world's first vegan society. Provides fact sheets on topics including nutrition and health

WebMD - Health information