Welcome to the patient education section of our web site. The amount of “health” information available via the internet is overwhelming. The following articles contain reliable and helpful information that may be of value to you.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Information on current health issues with focus on infections. Includes great information for foreign travelers.
Good basic general website on all health information.
Immunization Action Coalition
Source of immunization information and educational materials for health professionals and patients, including publications specific to pediatric and vaccine safety issues.
Michigan Department of Community Health (MDCH)
Provides immunization information for providers and citizens of Michigan including travel vaccines, Vaccine Information Statements, brochures, and educational materials.
American Gastroenterological Assocation
Diseases such as: irritable bowel syndrome, reflux/heartburn, ulcers, celiac sprue, Crohn’s disease, ulcerative colitis, liver diseases, pancreatic diseases and colon cancer are covered.
American Stroke Association
Includes information on stroke prevention, warning signs, and treatment of stroke.
National Headache Foundation
Includes information on migraine, cluster and other types of headaches.
The American Academy of Neurology
Includes information on other neurologic diseases, such as: Parkinson’s disease, Alzheimer’s disease, seizures.
The American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
Information for pregnant women as well as common gynecological concerns, such as: birth control, abnormal bleeding and infections.
Social Security Administration
For more information on obtaining health care without health insurance
God’s Helping Hands
South Oakland Shelter
For more information on food and shelter for those without
All Star Cab & Transportation
For transportation needs
Macomb Social Services
For information on substance abuse, and for treatment and support of substance abuse
Oakland County Health Department
Covenant Community Health
Michigan Coallition Against Domestic and Sexual Violence