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Medical References

The references listed below will direct you to the website for each entry by clicking on the reference name.

Cancer Journal (The Journal of Principles & Practice of Oncology)
Center for Disease Control and Prevention (Collaborating to create the expertise, information, and tools that people and communities need to protect their health – through health promotion, prevention of disease, injury and disability, and preparedness for new health threats)
Choose My Plate (Dietary Guidelines for Americans, USDA Food Guidance System (MyPlate, MyPyramid, Food Guide Pyramid), Healthy Eating Index, U.S. Food Plans, Nutrient Content of the U.S. Food Supply, Expenditures on Children by Families)
Circulation Journal (Ranks #1 among journals in the Cardiac & Cardiovascular Systems category, #1 among journals in the Hematology category, and #1 among journals in the Peripheral Vascular Disease category)
Curetoday.com  (a free magazine on cancer survivorship)
The DASH Diet (The DASH diet is especially recommended for people with hypertension (high blood pressure) or prehypertension. The DASH diet eating plan has been proven to lower blood pressure in studies)
Drugs.com (Drugs.com is the most popular, comprehensive and up-to-date source of drug information online. Providing free, peer-reviewed, accurate and independent data on more than 24,000 prescription drugs, over-the-counter medicines & natural products)
Everyday Health.com (EverydayHealth.com is a leading provider of online health information. We're here to help you manage your own and your family's conditions and overall well-being through personalized advice, tools, and communities)
MD Anderson (The mission of The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center is to eliminate cancer in Texas, the nation, and the world through outstanding programs that integrate patient care, research and prevention, and through education for undergraduate and graduate students, trainees, professionals, employees and the public)
Medpage (Over 70,000 health related sites online)
Myplate (mission is to improve the health of Americans by (1) advancing and promoting food and nutrition guidance for all Americans; (2) assessing diet quality; and (3) advancing consumer, nutrition, and food economic knowledge)
Prevention magazine
Sid Weber Memorial Cancer Fund (dedicated to providing support to cancer patients who are residents of Rabun County, their caregivers and families)
The Affordable Care Act
The American Cancer Society (saving lives by helping people stay well, get well, find cures, & fight back)
The Archives of all Medical Specialties (definitions of medical specialties)
The Cleveland Clinic (Striving to be the world's leader in patient experience, clinical outcomes, research and education)
The Department of Health and Human Services (is the United States government’s principal agency for protecting the health of all Americans and providing essential human services, especially for those who are least able to help themselves)
The John Hopkins Medical (educating you on the major medical conditions which affect healthy living, particularly over age 50)
The Journal of the American Medical Association (is an international peer-reviewed general medical journal published 48 times per year. JAMA is the most widely circulated medical journal in the world)
The Journal of Neurosurgery and Psychiatry (
an international peer-reviewed journal for health professionals and researchers in all areas of neurology and neurosurgery)
The Journal of Pediatrics (is an international peer-reviewed journal that advances pediatric research and serves as a practical guide for pediatricians who manage health and diagnose and treat disorders in infants, children, and adolescents)
The Journal of Psychosomatic Medicine (is the official peer-reviewed journal of the American Psychosomatic Society. It publishes experimental and clinical studies dealing with various aspects of the relationships among social, psychological, and behavioral factors and bodily processes in humans and animals)
The Journal Watch (mission is to help physicians and allied health professionals save time and stay informed by providing brief, clearly written, clinically focused perspectives on the medical developments that affect practice)
The Lance Armstrong Foundation (we fight to improve the lives of people affected by cancer)
The Lancet Medical Journal (
publishes a weekly journal and three monthly specialty journals in the fields of oncology, neurology, and infectious diseases)
The Mayo Clinic Proceedings (
is committed to changing lives, advancing medicine, fostering hope and transforming health care delivery)
The Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Institute (
As one of the world's premier cancer centers, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center is committed to exceptional patient care, leading-edge research, and superb educational programs)
The National Cancer Institute (
coordinates the National Cancer Program, which conducts and supports research, training, health information dissemination, and other programs with respect to the cause, diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of cancer, rehabilitation from cancer, and the continuing care of cancer patients and the families of cancer patients)
The National Institute of Health (is the largest source of funding for medical research in the world, creating hundreds of thousands of high-quality jobs by funding thousands of scientists in universities and research institutions in every state across America and around the globe)
The New England Journal of Medicine (is dedicated to bringing physicians the best research and key information at the intersection of biomedical science and clinical practice, and to presenting the information in an understandable and clinically useful format)
The Sleep Journal (is a monthly peer-reviewed scientific and medical journal featuring a wide spectrum of sleep-related research)
The Society of Integrative Oncology (mission of the Society for Integrative Oncology is to advance evidence-based, comprehensive, integrative healthcare to improve the lives of people affected by cancer)
The United Nations World Health Organization (objective, as set out in its Constitution, is the attainment by all peoples of the highest possible level of health. Health is defined in WHO's Constitution as a state of complete physical, mental and social well-being and not merely the absence of disease or infirmity)
The US National Library of Medicine (the world’s largest biomedical library, NLM maintains and makes available a vast print collection, and produces electronic information resources on a wide range of topics that are searched billions of times each year by millions of people around the globe. It also supports and conducts research, development, and training in biomedical informatics and health information technology. In addition, the Library coordinates a 6,000-member National Network of Libraries of Medicine that promotes and provides access to health information in communities across the United States)
The US Census (serves as the leading source of quality data about the nation's people and economy. We honor privacy, protect confidentiality, share our expertise globally, and conduct our work openly. We are guided on this mission by our strong and capable workforce, our readiness to innovate, and our abiding commitment to our customers) 
The US Food and Drug Association (
organization consists of the Office of the Commissioner and four directorates overseeing the core functions of the agency: Medical Products and Tobacco, Foods, Global Regulatory Operations and Policy, and Operations)
USDA-Build your plate (replacement for the food pyramid)
WebMd (provides valuable health information, tools for managing your health, and support to those who seek information)

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