Affiliates & Links

Links

  • American Gastroenterological Association, Patient Center, Heartburn http://www.gastro.org/wmspage.cfm?parm1=848
    This Web site of the AGA is for patients and consumers and offers information on heartburn, GERD and its symptoms, medications and more.
  • Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America http://www.ccfa.org
    This Web site of the nonprofit Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America includes information about the foundation, as well as resources for those living with inflammatory bowel disease.
  • HealthCentral, My IBD Central.com http://www.healthcentral.com/ibd/?ic=1102
    HealthCentral’s health center site is devoted to the patient with inflammatory bowel disease and offers support, lifestyle and nutrition tips, articles and more.
  • International Foundation for Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders, About GERD http://www.aboutgerd.org/
    The About GERD Web site is geared toward consumers and offers educational resources, information on research, and interactive polls.
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome Association http://www.ibsassociation.org/
    The Irritable Bowel Syndrome Association is a nonprofit organization dedicated to helping those who suffer from IBS through patient support groups, treatment, accurate information and education. Its Web site offers treatment information, meeting information, self-help advice and more.
  • Living With Crohn’s Disease http://www.livingwithcrohnsdisease.com
    This Web site is a patient resource for Crohn’s Disease from Centocor Ortho Biotech Inc. It offers a disease overview, lifestyle information, clinical research, Doctor’s Discussion Guide, quizzes and more.
  • Living With UC http://www.livingwithuc.com
    LivingwithUC.com, from Centocor Ortho Biotech Inc. offers consumer information about ulcerative colitis. The site includes an overview of the disease, treatment, lifestyle information and support resources.
  • MayoClinic.com, Crohn’s Disease http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/crohns-disease/DS00104
    Linking directly to the Mayo Clinic’s staff-written information on Crohn’s Disease, topics include a definition, risk factors, treatments, and support. It also includes multimedia and resource sections.
  • Mayo Clinic, GERD http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/gerd/DS00967
    Mayo Clinic offers this staff-written information on its Web site for consumers about GERD, and includes a definition, symptoms, causes, risk factors, complications, tests, treatments and more.
  • MayoClinic.com, Irritable Bowel Syndrome, http://mayoclinic.com/health/irritable-bowel-syndrome/DS00106
    Linking directly to the Mayo Clinic’s staff-written information on irritable bowel syndrome, topics include a definition, risk factor information, treatments, and support. It also includes multimedia and resource sections.
  • MayoClinic.com, Ulcerative Colitis http://www.mayoclinic.org/ulcerative-colitis/
    This link provides direct access to the Mayo Clinic’s information on ulcerative colitis, topics include an overview, diagnosis, treatment, clinical trials, patient stories and more.
  • National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse http://digestive.niddk.nih.gov/
    This Web site of one of the National Institutes of Health offers information for the public on digestive topics and titles. Many are offered in Spanish.
  • National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse, Crohn’s Diseasehttp://digestive.niddk.nih.gov/ddiseases/pubs/crohns/
    Link directly to the NDDIC’s information on Crohn’s Disease for consumers. This Web site describes the condition, causes, symptoms, treatment and more.
  • The National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse, GERD http://digestive.niddk.nih.gov/ddiseases/pubs/gerd/
    This Web site of the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases offers information specific to GERD for the consumer.
  • National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse, Irritable Bowel Syndromehttp://digestive.niddk.nih.gov/ddiseases/pubs/ibs_ez/
    Link directly to the NDDIC’s information on irritable bowel syndrome for consumers that describes the condition, causes, symptoms, treatment and more.
  • National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse, Ulcerative Colitis http://digestive.niddk.nih.gov/ddiseases/pubs/colitis/
    Link directly to the NDDIC’s information on ulcerative colitis for consumers, which describes the condition, causes, symptoms and more.
  • WebMD, Crohn’s Disease Health Center http://www.webmd.com/ibd-crohns-disease/crohns-disease/tc/crohns-disease-topic-overview
    For the consumer, this WebMD health center provides a topic overview for Crohn’s Disease and features health tools, risk factor information, exams and test, treatment information and more.
  • WebMD, Irritable Bowel Syndrome Health Center http://www.webmd.com/ibs/default.htm
    The WebMD Irritable Bowel Syndrome Health Center is geared toward consumers and features news, videos, exams, community resources and more.
  • WebMD, Ulcerative Colitis Health Center http://www.webmd.com/ibd-crohns-disease/ulcerative-colitis/ulcerative-colitis-topic-overview
    The WebMD Ulcerative Colitis Health Center is geared toward consumers and features news, videos, exams, community resources and more.
  • Medicare http://www.medicare.gov/
    The Medicare Web site is a one-stop resource for all questions concerning Medicare for the public. The site is also available in Spanish.
  • Medicaid http://www.cms.hhs.gov/medicaid/
    Medicaid is a joint federal and state program that helps with medical costs for certain people with low incomes and limited resources.
  • Partnership for Prescription Assistance https://www.pparx.org/
    The Partnership for Prescription Assistance Web site provides information for consumers on how to receive help with prescription drug coverage
  • Up To Date for Patients http://www.uptodate.com/patients
    This is a medical textbook to which Dr. Medoff subscribes and makes available to his patients for current, in-depth, and unbiased medical information.