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Health and Medicine

Healthcare Law Websites

The Affordable Care Act Guide  health symbol

Go to Get Covered Illinois and scroll down to "Get Help in Your Area" on the right side of the page. You can also go to:

Proviso Township Mental Health Commission          
4565 Harrison St
Hillside, IL 60162

1115 N 23rd Ave
Melrose Park, IL 60160

ACCESS: Melrose Park Family Health Center         
8321 W North Ave
Melrose Park, IL 60160

Mujeres Latinas EnAccion     
7222 W Cermak Rd
North Riverside, IL 60546

Get Covered Illinois

Illinois Health Matters

Other Websites on Health and Medicine  

22 Senior Health Risk Calculators for Healthy Aging

Age in Place

American Academy of Family Physician

American Diabetes Association

American Heart Association

Arthritis Foundation 

“The Benefits of Cooking with Alzheimer’s: A Caregiver’s Guide” Culinary Schools

Breast cancer

“Cancer Prevention and Control,” Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Centers for Disease Control

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services

Cook County Department of Public Health

DHS (Department of Human Services)

Falls and Older Adults

Food and Drug Administration

FDA: Approved Drug Products  

Harvard School of Public Health

Health Finder

Health Care for America Act (Committee on Energy and Commerce)

Health Care Reform in Illinois

Health Information for Older Adults

Illinois Department of Public Health

Kid's Health

Library Resources on Breast Cancer

Loyola University Medical Center

Mayo Clinic


Medline Plus

Planning Your Doctor Visit


Narcotics Anonymous

National Breast Cancer Foundation

National Cancer Institute (AKA

The National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS)

National Diabetes Information Clearinghouse

National Institute of Mental Health

NHI Senior Health

Robert Crown Center for Health Education

Senior Citizens' Resources

State of Illinois Veterans Care

Staying Healthy Over 50

U.S. Food and Drug Administration

United States National Library of Medicine

Young Heart Tips for Older Adults