SearchBeat Home
comparison shop | family | fashion | gov't | games | genealogy | history | kids/teens | movies | repairs | traffic | weather | featured sites | site map |

    Top > Society > Issues > Health

Featured Topics

American Revolution


Civil Rights Movement

US Civil War


Great Depression


Korean War

Kosovo in Context

Law & Legal Issues

Native American Resources



Welfare Reform Guide

World History Resources

World War I

World War II

Discount Shopping
Home and Garden
Jobs and Careers
Movies & Music
From Over 300 Stores!

Site Sponsors

Sponsored Link

   See Also:

    American Association of Health Plans - Fact sheets and analyses on: managed care, prenatal care, children's health insurance, diabetes, and current immunization recommendations for children and adults.

    American Council on Science and Health - A consumer education consortium concerned with issues related to food, nutrition, chemicals, pharmaceuticals, lifestyle, the environment and health. ACSH is an independent, nonprofit, tax-exempt organization.

    Cancer services are suffering in Iraq - By Carol Sikora, chief of the WHO Cancer Programme. Published in the British Medical Journal. "It was immediately clear that there were staggering deficiencies in cancer treatment facilities because of UN sanctions... We as doctors cannot stand idly by and watch this slow, silent tragedy drag on."

    Ethical Issues in Terminal Health Care - Articles and essays on patients' rights, Ethics Committees, the Right-to-Die Debate, and Physician Assisted Suicide.

    What Doctors Don't Tell You - Monthly magazine informing patients of little-known side effects of drugs, and allegedly "proven" alternative remedies.

    Doctors For Life - Non-profit making organisation which stands for the sanctity of life from conception till death and a basic Christian ethic.

    BBC News: Cold 'killing 50,000' each winter - Campaigners are calling for action to help prevent 50,000 deaths from cold in the UK each year.

    HealthWatch UK - Promotes the assessment and testing of treatments, whether 'orthodox' or 'alternative'.

    Questionable Doctors - Public Citizen effort to collect and make public information about questionable doctors in the United States.

    Partners In Health - Research, advocacy and publications related to health, worldwide. Focus upon the poor. Partners with projects in Haiti, Peru, Mexico, United States, with a goal of neither development or charity, but "pragmatic solidarity".

    Pee Dee Healthy Start Inc South Carolina - A prevention program in response to high infant mortality rates, low birth weight babies, inadequate health care for women of child bearing age and their families in rural areas in SC.

    What is Wrong With Our Health Care System? - A commentary on why the US health care system is the most expensive in the world but less effective than most people realize.

    Patient Rights - Information on the health care system, choosing a doctor and insurance plan, medical malpractice and other health care issues.

    Sleep Deprivation - Sleep deprivation is a sleep disorder that affects many teenagers. Lack of sleep could affect the brain in many ways and could lead to further damages if not taken cared of immediately.

    Case Western Reserve University - Program on Society and Health - Interdisciplinary group which studies the impact of biomedical technology, health policy, and demographic shifts on society. Mission statement, upcoming events, past events, future plans, and faculty listing.

    Cliff Steer : Heart Man - Free video by a heart transplant patient, aimed at Jr. High kids, about positive life styles, the non-use of drugs and alcohol, and organ donation.

    Safety Links - Directory of links to information and articles on safety.

    Way2Hope - Advice, information, research and links about a variety of issues, including alcoholism, debt, drug addiction, marriage problems, sexual abuse and weight issues.

    The UK Partnership for Global Health - A forum for people concerned at the impact of globalisation on global health. Includes documents, briefings and news.

    Antibiotic resistance - From the Why Files.

    Mainlining Danger: Hospital Patients Exposed to High Levels of Toxic Chemicals in Vinyl I.V. Bags - Greenpeace data shows that vinyl (PVC) medical devices contain high levels of toxic additives which can leach out through surrounding fluids, exposing hospital patients to a probable human carcinogen.

Help build the largest human-edited directory on the web.
Submit a Site - Open Directory Project - Become an Editor
Search for similar Products Online
Product Search
Arts/Entertainment Autos | Blog | Books | Business | Colleges | Computers | Health | Home/Garden | Jobs | Kids/Teens
Music | News/Media | Recreation | Reference | Regional | Science | Shopping | Society | Sports | Travel | World

| Feedback
| Contact us | Our Story | Privacy Policy | Terms and Conditions
Copyright © 1997-2020 SearchBeat, All Rights Reserved