PATIENT RESOURCE LINKS
FLORIDA PRESCRIPTION DRUG PRICING
This link will take you to the Office of the Attorney General: "The Florida Prescription Drug Price website provides pricing information for the 300 most commonly used prescription drugs in Florida. The prices are the “usual and customary prices,” also known as retail prices, reported monthly by pharmacies. "
INFORMATION ON DRUGS, HERBS AND SUPPLEMENTS
This link will allow you to browse information about medications, supplements and herbal products.
CHOLESTEROL AND HEART DISEASE
This site provides information on Heart Disease as well as ways to stay informed and get involved.
Great information on Diabetes, Pre-Diabetes, and nutrition.
NKF provides information on Kidney Disease as well as CKD stages 1-4. They provide a great resource for diets and understanding the disease stages.
National Osteoporosis Foundation provides help, support and guidance to people with questions or needing help with the diagnosis of Osteoporosis.
The A.D.A.M. Medical Encyclopedia includes over 4,000 articles about diseases, tests, symptoms, injuries, and surgeries. It also contains an extensive library of medical photographs and illustrations.
DIET AND NUTRITION HELP
The US Department of Agriculture has put together a website to explain how to choose the foods to help keep you healthy.
CENTERS FOR DISEASE CONTROL
Centers for Disease Control monitor infectious disease throughout the US and the world. Their goal is to keep American's healthy and stop the spread of diseases.
Go here to find out what vaccines you need if any to travel. This will also tell you the CDC's current travel recommendations.