Shore Medical Center is committed to providing the most reliable medical information available.
Browse the links below to find the information you need on a specific health topic.
The place for answers about Alzheimers disease, including caring for a loved one with Alzheimers.
Wide-ranging information on Alzheimers from the National Institute on Aging.
Arthritis Health Links
Resources for patients and health professionals.
Cancer Health Links
National Cancer Institutes patient-friendly information on all aspects of breast cancer.
National Cancer Institutes patient-friendly information and searchable website focusing on cancer clinical trials.http://www.clinicaltrials.gov
National Cancer Institutes patient-friendly site on all aspects of colon and rectal cancer.
American Cancer Societys website with information on most cancers.
Cancer Care is a non-profit organization whose mission is to provide free professional help to people with all cancers through counseling, education, information and referral, and direct financial assistance.
The Webs first cancer resource, OncoLink provides comprehensive cancer information on cancer types, resources and treatments.
In-depth information from the National Cancer Institute for patients and health professionals on all forms of cancer, their treatments, clinical trials, and support information.
Informacion de cancer en Espanol en CancerNet, National Cancer Institute.
Lung Cancer Online is a gateway to lung cancer resources for the benefit of lung cancer patients and their families.
Alliance for Lung Cancers website for patients and families.
Lymphoma Research Foundation of Americas comprehensive website for patients.
National Cancer Institutes patient-friendly site for ovarian cancer patients and their families.
Womens Cancer Network of the Gynecologic Cancer Foundation.
This comprehensive site is sponsored by Zero - The Project to End Prostate Cancer.
The Skin Cancer Foundations website offers information and support for the many different forms of skin cancer.
Good fact sheets on many important caregiving issues; nice links to other sites.
Click on "Fact Sheets" then Health Conditions for disease specific caregiving tips.
Free, personalized websites that connect family and friends during a serious health event. CaringBridge makes it easier to share health updates and receive messages of love and support. Visit the CaringBridge website to learn more and to get started CaringBridge
Website sponsored by the Nemours Foundation, a nonprofit organization devoted to childrens health.
Information on a variety of childrens health conditions from the noted Mayo Clinic.
NJ 2-1-1 can help you find solutions to personal needs by informing you of resources in your community.
Searchable index of herbs and supplements from Harvard Medical School.
Guide to complementary medicine by the National Center for CAM, a division of the National Institutes of Health.
Provided by the National Standard in cooperation with the Mayo Clinic, use the Supplement Information section to find out about medicinal herbs, vitamins and supplements.
Click on Drugs and Supplements on the left-side menu. Find other complementary therapy information by clicking on Health Topics, then Alternative Medicine
Internationally recognized diabetes information.
Content rich web site on diabetes, including some easy to read items.
Check out the Handy Recipes Collection where youll find diabetic recipes.
Diseases & Conditions
One stop shopping health website from the National Library of Medicine.
Patient and family health information from the American Academy of Family Physicians.
Health information from the U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services.
Every kind of emergency is addressed on this website.
Prepare. Plan. Stay Informed on this website.
En Espanol - Spanish Language Health Information
Informacion en Espanol. Spanish language portals to the content-rich MedlinePlus.
Condiciones de la A a la Z.
Instituto Nacional del Cancer.
Informacion en Espanol.
Healthfinder.gov en espaol le ofrece la informacin ms actualizada para que usted y sus seres queridos se mantengan saludables.
Su fuente confiable de informacion sobre salud en internet.
The Access to Benefits Coalition helps Medicare beneficiaries with limited incomes.
Information on Medicare & choosing health insurance coverage.
The official U.S. governments website for Medicare information.
Helps uninsured patients obtain health coverage by providing state-by-state lists of insurance options, including contact information provided by the National Association of Health Underwriters
Heart Disease, Heart Attack, Stroke information and more.
Practical advice about living with heart failure.
The CDC provides information on infectious diseases, travelers health and immunizations.
Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgendered Health Information
Health information for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender individuals.
LGBT health information from the National Library of Medicine.
Support and advocacy for parents, families and friends of LGBT individuals.
Medical Tests & Procedures
Click on Drugs & Supplements on the left sidebar menu to use the National Library of Medicines patient-friendly guide to prescription and over- the-counter drugs.
National Library of Medicines information on diagnostic imaging or x-ray procedures for patients, family and the general public.
Information on medical tests and procedures written for the public by laboratory professionals.
National Library of Medicines laboratory tests for patients, family and the general public.
Click on Mens Health under the Your Health Tab for information provided by Harvard Medical School.
General health information for men provided by the National Library of Medicine.
Choose For Families from the top menu for a wealth of information on child and teen mental health issues.
Comprehensive mental health information. Choose "Mental Health Topics" from the Health & Outreach pull-down menu.
Click on the Health Information tab on the top of the page.
Click on the Food and Nutrition Information tab for nutrition fact sheets.
Comprehensive consumer friendly nutrition information from the National Agriculture Library.
Includes dietary exchange tables, recipes galore, meal plans, and much more.
Information on vitamins and supplements for consumers from the Office of Dietary Supplements, National Institutes of Health. Choose the "Health Information" tab.
Prescription Drug Help
Everyones Rx helps provide American Brand Name medications to U.S. residents who financially qualify.
Through this program, people who financially qualify can get more than 50 generic medications that treat a wide range of conditions including diabetes, asthma, heart disease and depression. People may use Rx Outreach even if they receive medicines through another discount program.
Sleep Health & Disorders
Comprehensive, interactive sleep health site.
Website devoted to sleep apnea. Helpful links to other sites.
Prevention, treatment, rehab and survivorship issues.
Offers information on common surgeries for patients.
Comprehensive teen health website sponsored by the Nemours Foundation, a nonprofit organization devoted to youth health.
Cincinnati Childrens Hospital Medical Center offers this site for teens.
Tobacco & Health
Smokefree.gov provides free, accurate, evidence-based information and professional assistance to help support the immediate and long-term needs of people trying to quit smoking.
QuitNet is a free, self-help tool to support smokers in their efforts to quit using tobacco. It offers quitting guides, quitting tools and peer-to-peer.
Smoking and tobacco health information.