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Information, research results and policy insights about access to health care and long-term care; financing care, benefits and services; Medicare, Medicaid and private insurance; managed care and consumer protection; advance directives and ethical issues
http://www.aarp.org/
The Novartis Foundation for Gerontological Research. Areas of interest to physicians and researchers, other healthcare professionals, and patients. Weekly news updates from Reuter's Health Information. Patient area topics include impaired mobility and nut
http://www.healthandage.com/
Health and drug information specific to seniors including online senior drugs reviews of commonly prescribed drugs for the elderly.
http://www.agenet.com/
Health Force Solutions offer CPR training classes as well as PALS, BLS, ACLS and NRP training classes.
http://www.healthforcesolutions.org
Quality-of-care ratings and discounts on nursing homes, assisted living facilities and home health agencies, plus information on long-term care insurance.
http://www.carescout.com/
Provides information, inspiration, support, links and book recommendations to the elderly, their caregivers, and the bereaved.
http://www.elderhope.com/
Includes information on health conditions, medical coverage, and offers links to state resources.
http://www.firstgov.gov/
National, ongoing, health promotion designed to broaden awareness of the positive aspects of aging and to provide inspiration to adults, ages 50 plus, to improve their physical, mental, social and financial health.
http://www.healthyaging.net/
Provides research-based information on a wide range of age-related diseases, conditions, issues, features, and news.
http://www.infoaging.org/
'Towards a society for all ages.' United Nations/Division for Social Policy and Development.
http://www.un.org/
Information and resources on medical conditions related to aging, health insurance, Medicare, and nursing homes for the health care professional, consumer and caregiver.
http://www.janssen-eldercare.com/
Information on the enhancement of older adult wellness by changing the perceptions of aging and improving the quality of life.
http://www.keiserinstituteonaging.com/
A private, non-profit organization, devoted to improve the quality of life of Hispanic seniors and their communities.
http://www.gerolatino.org/
A not-for-profit family of services that offers exceptional retirement community living, home-delivered services, senior centers, a radio station, consulting services in Ohio.
http://www.lifesphere.org/
Covers a range of health issues with causes, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatments for medical conditions, as well as news and features.
http://www.medbroadcast.com/
A not-for-profit organization that is the source for Medicare consumers and Medicare professionals.
http://www.medicarerights.org/
This site will assist older adults and their families in obtaining appropriate mental health and aging services, and teach them how to advocate to get their needs met.
http://www.mhaging.org/
Community-based resources and tools for seniors, people with disabilities, caregivers and service providers.
http://www.networkofcare.org/
Articles on multiple health concerns for senior citizens, written by doctors and nurses.
http://www.oursenioryears.com/
Offering personalized articles, health management tools and health information. Requires free registration.
http://www.pfizerforliving.com/