The Alliance For Natural Health

Health Resources

Alternative Medicine Angel

  • AltMedAngel.com

    A non-profit holistic site offering educational information and broad based research on various health conditions, medications, supplements and therapies. In addition, this site provides information on how to naturally improve overall health, strengthen the immune system, and slow the aging process. Information is diverse but the site is not logically organized, there are few medical citations to support health claims.

    Category: 3-Star Rating, Other

Alternative Therapies

Ash, Richard (MD)

  • Ash Center for Comprehensive Medicine, The

    Site is limited to treatments dealing with the toxicity in the body that causes illness and fatigue. It also sells Pure Essentials products. Each condition is linked to a sub-section list of websites. Each website resource offers descriptive information regarding one or more ailments and conditions. Most sources are professional organizations, educational institutions and websites prepared by practitioners with knowledge of the condition.

    Category: 3-Star Rating, Other

Complementary Medical Association

  • The-CMA.org.UK

    Has information by health issue, as well as by therapies, remedies, supplements. Some articles are well cited, others not.

    Category: 3-Star Rating, Other

Consumer Health Organization of Canada

  • ConsumerHealth.org

    Most articles on health issues are excerpted from authors' books. Not very comprehensive in scope; therefore, not a general reference for health issues.

    Category: 3-Star Rating, Other

Food and Life

  • FoodandLife.com

    Site focuses on foods and lifestyles that prevent/reverse osteoporosis, heart disease, cancer, dementia. Hard to read format, and information is not comprehensive, but there are some medical citations supporting health claims.

    Category: 3-Star Rating, Other

Health Supplements Information Service

  • HSIS.org

    Provides factsheets on vitamins and supplements; not a general resource for research on health conditions.

    Category: 3-Star Rating, Other

Healthy.net

  • Healthy.net

    Various experts in the fields of nutrition, fitness, medical self-care, wellness, natural health and alternative and complementary medicine provide information offered on site. List of health conditions with links to articles on each.

    Category: 3-Star Rating, Other

Holistic Online

International Health News

  • YourHealthBase.com

    Health news site that reviews journal articles on alternative, complementary, integrative and preventive medicine, specifically in regard to nutrition, supplements, exercise, and lifestyle factors. Has a database of journal article summaries by health condition. Well cited, but articles are not comprehensive nor logically ordered.

    Category: 3-Star Rating, Other

Internet Health Library

National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine

  • NCCAM.nih.gov

    NIH's complementary and alternative medicine site is not very comprehensive either in terms of health issues covered or articles relating to the health topics. Therefore, it is not a general resource for health conditions.

    Category: 3-Star Rating, Other

Research Council for Complementary Medicine, The

  • RCCM.org.UK

    British site, reviews the published research in specific CAM therapies, has database to search. List of health conditions is not very comprehensive, but is a good site for certain issues and side effects. More about alternative therapies such as accupuncture, reflexology, homeopathy, osteopathy,and massage though some specific supplements discussed as treatments. More a source to confirm that scientific studies have been done to support natural health remedies, rather than a general resource on health issues.

    Category: 3-Star Rating, Other

Savvy Patients

  • SavvyPatients.com

    Site collates information available on web relating to alternatives for various health issues, arranged by issue. Has a great list of doctors, integrative medicine centers, journals.

    Category: 3-Star Rating, Other

Science of Life

  • ScienceOfLife.com

    Site has detailed information on a limited number of health issues, includes conventional and alternative therapies. Articles have footnote numbers but no footnotes.

    Category: 3-Star Rating, Other

Vita Guide

  • VitaGuide.org

    The site has non-commercial, evidence-based information website designed to provide consumers with education information, introductions and reviews on a variety of important vitamins and minerals. Information is organized by supplement, not health concern, so not a resource for researching specific health issues.

    Category: 3-Star Rating, Other

What Doctors Don't Tell You (WDDTY)