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Online Resources

 
GETTING THE INFORMATION YOU NEED

GENERAL HEALTH INFORMATION 

Medline Plus
www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/seniorshealth.html

Center for Disease Control

www.cdc.gov 

 

Drug information online

www.drugs.com

 

National Institute of Health - Seniors Health

nwww.nihseniorhealth.gov/

 

Mayo Clinic 

www.mayoclinic.com

 

American College of Sports Medicine

 

 

ALTERNATIVE THERAPY

Alternative Medicine Foundation

www.amfoundation.org/aging

 

National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine

www.nccam.nih.gov

 

Health Centers of Integrated Therapy

www.luhcares.org/Services/HealthCenter.aspx


ARTHRITIS & OSTEOPOROSIS 

American Arthritis Association

www.arthritis.org

 

National Osteoporosis Foundation

www.nof.org

 


ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE

Alzheimer's Association

www.alz.org

 

National Institute on Aging - Alzheimer's Disease

www.nia.nih.gov/alzheimers

 


COPD

The Global Initiative for Chronic Obstructive Lung Disease

www.goldcopd.com

 


DIABETES

American Diabetes Association

www.diabetes.org

 

dLife

www.dlife.com 

 


HEART DISEASE

American Heart Association

www.heart.org/HEARTORG

 

American Heart Association: Go Red For Women

www.goredforwomen.org 

 

STROKE

National Stroke Association

www.stroke.org/site/PageServer?pagename=HOME

 

BRAIN FITNESS

www.smart-kit.com

 

www.candystand.com

 

www.sharpbrains.com/blog/2007/10/16/brain-teasers-and-games-for-adults-our-top-50/

 

 

EXERCISE 

National Institute of Health Exercises for Seniors 

www.nihseniorhealth.gov/exerciseforolderadults/toc 


NUTRITION

National Institute for Health: Senior Nutrition

www.nihseniorhealth.gov/eatingwellasyougetolder/toc

 

American Dietetics Association

www.eatright.org/default

 

UNL - Nutrition

www.lancaster.unl.edu/food/

 

Celiac Disease Foundation

www.celiac.org

 LOCAL SENIOR RESOURCES

Boulder County Aging Services

www.bouldercounty.org/cs/ag/

Longmont Senior Center
www.ci.longmont.co.us/sen_ctr/index.htm

City of Longmont, Colorado Website
www.ci.longmont.co.us/

Longmont United Hospital Home Page
www.luhonline.org



SENIOR RESOURCES
American Association of Homes and Services for the Aging

www.aahsa.org

 

Colorado Association of Homes and Services for the Aging
www.cahsa.org 

 

National Resource Center for Safe Aging

www.safeaging.org 

 

International Council For Active Aging 

www.icaa.cc

 

AARP

www.aarp.org

 

Assisted Living Federation of America
www.alfa.org

 

International Council on Active Aging

 

 

FEDERAL RESOURCES
Health & Human Services Administration on Aging
www.aoa.gov


Official U.S. Government Site for People with Medicare
www.medicare.gov

Social Security Online
www.ssa.gov

U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development
www.hud.gov