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Diseases and Conditions
Excellent information from the U.S. National Library of Medicine the latest health news, a medical encyclopedia and interactive patient tutorials.
Merck Manual of Diagnosis and Therapy
A comprehensive guide to disorders and diseases with information on causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment and drugs
medically-approved information on more than 5,000 health topics, symptoms, medications, and tips for maintaining a healthy lifestyle
The federal department responsible for helping the people of Canada maintain and improve their health.
Public Health Agency of Canada
Excellent site for information on disease prevention, and individual and community related information about promoting healthy lifestyles.
Health Canada Drug Products Database (DPD)
The website of the federal government agency responsible for the regulation of pharmaceutical drugs and other therapeutic products available to Canadians. All of Health Canada’s warnings and advisories, warnings and recalls are available here.
Canadian Pharmacists Association Resource Centre
Information on drugs, therapeutics, pharmacy practice and continuing education.
Food and Drug Administration
Information on prescription and over-the –counter drugs for professionals and consumers from the Food and Drug Administration’s American Center for Drug Evaluation and Research. Contains info on drugs approved since 1998.
Type the name of a medication in the search box to receive pharmacists info sheets on the administration and safety of over 700 medicines. Maintained by the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists.
Directory of pharmacy websites, reviewed and selected by volunteer editors.
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