Natural Health Resources

About.com - Alternative Medicine

  • About.com - Alternative Medicine

    Site contains general information on alternative medicine as well as sections on conditions and natural remedies; herbs and supplements; healthy recipes and diet info. Also included is an alternative medicine blog and a free newsletter.

    Category: 4-Star Rating, Other

Bandolier

  • Medicine.ox.ac.UK

    The alternative medicine resource of the journal, Bandolier, the site collects evidence based information on medical issues. Not comprehensive, so not a general resource for health conditions.

    Category: 4-Star Rating, Other

Bastyr Center for Natural Health

Camline

  • Camline.ca

    Evidence-based website on complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) for healthcare professionals . Organized by therapy and natural health product, and rates each by how effective it is for a particular health condition. Not easy to use for investigating a health condition, but a great reference with medical citations supporting each health claim.

    Category: 4-Star Rating, Other

Cochrane Library, The

  • TheCochraneLibrary.com

    Provides scientific citations to support evidence based medicine, both conventional and alternative. It is a review of the science behind various treatments, rather than a comprehensive source for health issues. Only summaries are free.

    Category: 4-Star Rating, Other

Continuum Center for Health & Healing, The

Health Sciences Institute

Informed Health Online

  • InformedHealthOnline.org

    Site publishes assessments of the effectiveness and efficiency of health care therapies and services. Not comprehensive in terms of health conditions, but includes science based articles and fact sheets.

    Category: 4-Star Rating, Other

Natural Medicine

Natural Medicines Comprehensive Database

Natural Products Foundation

Office of Dietary Supplements

  • ODS.od.nih.gov

    International Bibliographic Information on Dietary Supplements (IBIDS) database provides access to bibliographic citations and abstracts from published, international, and scientific literature on dietary supplements. Best used in supplement search, not by health condition.

    Category: 4-Star Rating, Other

Sears, Al (MD)

  • AlSearsMD.com

    Articles on specific issues or supplements, with citations. As of 2010, issues are limited to anti-aging, brain health, sexual health, men's/women's health, fitness, heart health, pain relief, weight loss, nutrition.

    Category: 4-Star Rating, Other

West, Bruce (DC)