Links

Please browse these reputable websites for further information on specific medical related topics.

 

Cancer Prevention and Research

Canadian Cancer Society - www.cancer.ca

BC Cancer Agency - www.bccancer.ca

Diabetes Prevention and Research

Canadian Diabetes Association - www.diabetes.ca

Get Checked Now - www.getcheckednow.ca

Government Health Links

Northern Health - www.northernhealth.ca

      Men's Health - men.northernhealth.ca

      Northern Health Blog - blog.northernhealth.ca

Health Canada - www.hc-sc.gc.ca

Health Link BC - www.healthlinkbc.ca

Immunize BC - www.immunizebc.ca

Healthy Families BC - www.healthyfamiliesbc.ca

BC Centre for Disease Control (BCCDC) - www.bccdc.ca

Medical Services Plan - www.health.gov.bc.ca/msp

Overdose Information - http://overdiagnosis.org/

Chronic Disease Self-Management - www.selfmanagementbc.ca

Mayoclinic - Mayoclinic.org

My Health Search- myhealth.alberta.ca

Heart and Lung Disease Prevention and Research

Quit Now BC - www.Quitnow.ca

The Lung Association - www.bc.lung.ca

Heart and Stroke Foundation - Heart and Stroke Foundation of BC


HIV

HIV Awareness - hiv101.ca

Positive Living North - positivelivingnorth.org

 

Internal Medicine and Bone Disease Prevention and Research

Osteoporosis - www.osteoporosis.ca

Gastrointestinal Society - www.Badgut.org

Men's Health

Men's Health - men.northernhealth.ca


Women's Health

Menopause - www.menopauseandu.ca


Mental Health

Anxiety BC - https://www.anxietybc.com/

Calm App - https://www.calm.com/

Foundry BC - https://foundrybc.ca

Kelty Mental Health Resource Centre - http://keltymentalhealth.ca/

Mental Health and Substance Abuse - www.heretohelp.ca

Nechako Cares - http://nechakocares.org

Teen Mental Health - www.teenmentalhealth.org

Youth In BC Chat Line - http://youthinbc.com/

Youth Space.ca Online & Text Chat - http://youthspace.ca/

Pacific Post Partum Support Society - www.postpartum.org


Mothers, Infants and Children

About Kids Health - www.aboutkidshealth.ca

Kegel Exercises - http://www.babycenter.ca

Society of Obstetricians and Gynecologists – Women’s Health Info - www.sogc.org/index.html

Canadian Pediatric Society - www.cps.ca/en/

Motherisk – Information about the safety of medications/drugs in pregnancy - www.motherisk.org

Perinatal Services BC - www.perinatalservicesbc.ca

Baby Center: Baby led weaning - www.babycenter.ca/


Musculoskeletal Disorders

Rheumatology Information - www.rheuminfo.com

Achilles Tendon Toolkit - http://physicaltherapy.med.ubc.ca/

Tennis Elbow Toolkit - http://physicaltherapy.med.ubc.ca/

Physician Associations

The BC Medical Association - www.bcma.org

BC College of Physicians and Surgeons - www.cpsbc.ca

The College of Family Physicians of Canada - www.cfpc.ca

Making Informed Health Care Decisions

Health Care Decisions - http://www.choosingwisely.org/doctor-patient-lists/

 

Sexual Health

Sexual Health - www.sexualityandu.ca

Sexual Health - www.optionsforsexualhealth.org

Brain Injury Awareness

Northern Brain Injury Association - http://nbia.ca/

Alzheimer's Society - www.alzheimer.ca

Health Canada Website – Injury Prevention http://healthycanadians.gc.ca/kids-enfants/injury-blessure/index-eng.php

BC Brain Injury Association - http://www.brainstreams.ca/

Prince George Brain Injured Society - http://www.pgbig.ca/

Chronic Pain

Chronic Pain - http://www.painbc.ca/


End of Life/Palliative Care Issues

National Caregivers Society - http://www.caregiverslibrary.org/caregivers-resources/grp-end-of-life-issues.aspx