Welcome to the patient education section of our web site. The amount of “health” information available via the internet is overwhelming. The following articles contain reliable and helpful information that may be of value to you.
American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology
Site includes: pollen counts, updated allergy reports and general information about seasonal allergies.
American Heart Association
Includes information on diseases such as: congestive heart failure, heart attack and rhythm disturbances.
American Diabetes Association
Includes basic information about diabetes, as well as information on lifestyle, such as: diet, exercise and glucose monitoring
American Academy of Otolaryngology
Information about conditions such as: vertigo, chronic sinusitis, sleep apnea and hearing disorders.
American Gastroenterological Assocation
Diseases such as: irritable bowel syndrome, reflux/heartburn, ulcers, celiac sprue, Crohn’s disease, ulcerative colitis, liver diseases, pancreatic diseases and colon cancer are covered.
American Stroke Association
Includes information on stroke prevention, warning signs, and treatment of stroke.
National Headache Foundation
Includes information on migraine, cluster and other types of headaches.
The American Academy of Neurology
Includes information on other neurologic diseases, such as: Parkinson’s disease, Alzheimer’s disease, seizures.
The American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
Information for pregnant women as well as common gynecological concerns, such as: birth control, abnormal bleeding and infections.
American College of Rheumatology
Diseases such as: osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, lupus and more are covered.
American Thyroid Association
Information about under- and overactive thyroid and thyroid cancer.
Social Security Administration
For more information on obtaining health care without health insurance
God’s Helping Hands
South Oakland Shelter
For more information on food and shelter for those without
All Star Cab & Transportation
For transportation needs
Macomb Social Services
For information on substance abuse, and for treatment and support of substance abuse