Health Links

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Better Health Channel
Everyday Health
Healthdirect Australia

Nutrition & Diet:

Nutrition Australia
Eat For Health, Australian Government
Dietitians Association of Australia
Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, USA
American Nutrition Association, US Department of Agriculture    
Nutrition Facts, USA
Nutrition For Seniors, USA   
Learn About Probiotics in
How To Read Nutrition Labels by Crunch Fitness

Integrative Medicine:

Australasian Integrative Medicine Association
Integrative Medicine, Uni. of Wisconsin, USA

Health Conditions, Prevention & Disease support:

Australasian Society of Clinical Immunology and Allergy
Asthma Australia
Crohn’s & Colitis Australia
Coeliac Australia
Cancer Council Australia
Cancer Australia, Australian Government
Diabetes Australia
National Asthma Council Australia
Department of Health, Victorian State Government
Kidney Health Australia
Know Your DNA – USA site
Osteoporosis Australia
National Stroke Foundation – Australia
SunSmart Victoria
Department of Human Services, Australian Government
DonateLife, Organ & Tissue Authority, Australian Government
Palliative Care Australia

Addiction Support:

Addiction Centre
Addiction Guide
Addiction Group
Alcohol Rehab Help
Substance Abuse & Recovery
Drug Rehab
Detox Rehabs
Teen Rehab Center, USA
The Recovery Village, USA

Quit Victoria

Blogs That Educate & Inspire:

Health Research:
A great go-to website for health professionals and proactive patients to access information and news on health topics, drugs and supplements. This site is provided by the US National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health.
PubMed enables searching of millions of peer-reviewed publications in biomedical, health and life science journals, literature and books. This site is provided by the National Center for Biotechnology Information, US National Library of Medicine and National Institutes of Health.
The National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine is the USA Federal Government’s lead agency for scientific research on complementary and alternative medicine. NCCAM is affiliated with the National Institutes of Health of the US Department of Health and Human Services.
A useful website containing easy-to-read articles on evidence-based wellness information from the University of California Berkeley’s School of Public Health.
Nutrition Source is published by the Harvard School of Public Health to provide evidence-based diet & nutrition information for clinicians, health professionals and the public

Useful Articles: