Health Links

Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)

 National Heart Lung and Blood Institute, ITP

Medline Plus, ITP

Scripps, ITP

Platelet Disorder Support Association


Rituximab, a monoclonal antibody selectively depleting CD20+ B cells  800ml at 9%

From Mouse to Monkey to Humans: The Story of Rituximab

Romiplostim  NPLATE

Expedited Oncology Approvals

Disease biased law called "Prescription Drug User Fee Act (PDUFA)." This law allows oncology medications a fast track to approval. 

FDA Web Page



Medical Trials

Centerwatch, Clinical Trials

U.S. National Institutes of Health, Clinical Trials

FDA, Clinical Trials

Government Sites

Weekly US Map: Influenza Summary Update

The Department of Health and Human Services

Food Recalls

Medical Product Safety Information

USDA National Nutrient Database for Standard Reference

World Health Organization Global Alert Response

United States Department of Agriculture Agricultural Research Service

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the National Cancer Institute (NCI)

Center For Infectious Disease Research & Policy University on Minnesota

Vaccine Injury Compensation Program

Medical Sites

The Journal of the American Medical Association

thebmj; the British Medical Journal

DrugDigest is a noncommercial, evidence-based, consumer health and drug information site

The Journal of Experimental Medicine

National Marrow Donor Program

Annual Reviews  If you get a cookie error try again.

Public Health Agency of Canada, Vaccine Preventable Diseases


PubMed Central

Food and Nutrition

The George Mateljan Foundation, The World's Healthiest Foods

Joanne Larsen RS RD LD, Ask the Dietitian; Body Calculator

Self Nutrition Data


Linus Pauling Institute's Micronutrient Information Center


American Diabetes Association

National Diabetes Information Clearinghouse

Diabetes Net

Toxins and Hazardous Materials

FDA, Market Withdrawals and Safety Alerts

National Library of Medicine, TOXNET

WebElements Periodic Table, List of periodic properties


CDC, Emerging Infectious Diseases

CDC, Antibiotic / Antimicrobial Resistance

FDA, Color Additives


Todar's Online Textbook of Bacteriology

Medical Microbiology - A Brief Introduction


America Society for Microbiology


Influenza types

CDC Influenza Types

Your DNA

The Selling of Your DNA Information

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services HIPAA Privacy Rule

Summary of the HIPPA Privacy Rule PDF



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