The number of health-related web sites is vast. You need
to be careful about the information presented. Below are some
tips to keep in mind when considering the health information
you find on the internet.
- Internet sites and the information provided are not a
substitute for seeing your medical provider.
- Always verify the validity and accuracy of the information
with your health care provider.
- Verify that the information you are getting online is
- Be practical. Keep in mind that if it sounds too good
to be true, more than likely it is.
- Understand that everyone is unique and that remedies that
work for one individual may create an entirely different
result for someone else.
- Never offer information that identifies you unless you
The information presented by these links
is in no way endorsed by or guaranteed by Cavalier County
Memorial Hospital for accuracy.
A CBS managed site with more than thirty channels offering
health news, important health tips and special features.
This site features a Health Library with specific health
information from A to Z, the latest Health News, a Daily Online
Check-Up, Directory of Health Information Web sites, and information
on recognizing medical scams.
National Library of Medicine
This site features the world's largest medical library. You
will also find the MedlinePlus database of research literature.
The famous Rochester, Minnesota institution's web site features
extensive information about medical conditions and diseases,
emergency care and prevention.
Medical Association The web site of the American Medical
Association features current news and updates from the Association's
journal as well as information on policy issues. The Atlas
of Anatomy and other health information are readable and
Long Term Care Association The North Dakota Long Term
Care Association is a professional association of community
and long term care providers who enhance the lives of people
we serve through collaboration, education and advocacy.
Healthcare Association North Dakota's association
of licensed hospitals. The site contains information on policy
issues impacting North Dakota's health care providers as well
as links to other informative sites.
North Dakota Department
of Human Services' Aging Services Division's web site
is your one-stop connection to information about services
that enhance independence, assure quality of life, and meet
the unique needs of seniors and people with disabilities living
in North Dakota and other states.