Resources

Affiliates of National Organizations
Alzheimer’s Association

American Cancer Society
American Diabetes Association
American Heart Association
Arthritis Foundation
American Red Cross—Greater Buffalo Chapter
National Kidney Foundation of Upstate NY

Area Hospitals
Bertrand Chaffee Hospital

Brooks Memorial Hospital
BryLin Hospitals
Kaleida Health System
Catholic Health System of WNY
Children’s Hospital of Buffalo
Cuba Memorial Hospital
Eastern Niagara Health System
Erie County Medical Center (ECMC)
Gates Vascular Institute
Medina Memorial Health Care System
Mount St. Mary’s Hospital and Health Center
Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center
Olean General Hospital
Roswell Park Cancer Institute
United Memorial Medical Center
WCA Hospital
Westfield Memorial Hospital

Area Local Initiatives
EatWellLiveWell.org
Get Well Stay Well
P2 Collaborative of Western New York
Pride Center of WNY
UB Office of Global Health Initiatives
Community Foundation Green and Healthy Homes Initiative
Healthy Kids Healthy Communities
Health Foundation Neighborhood Action Initiative
Kaleida Health NYS Navigators Initiative

Addiction Help
https://addictionresource.com/
http://www.rehabcenter.net
https://alcorehab.org/

Aging and Health
https://www.usa.gov/health
http://www.calculators.org/health/aging.php
http://www.americanhumane.org/animals/adoption-pet-care/cat-behavior/cats-and-seniors.html
https://www.rover.com/canine-caregivers-dementia-alzheimers/
http://www.petsfortheelderly.org/
http://www.adaa.org/living-with-anxiety/older-adults
http://nihseniorhealth.gov/talkingwithyourdoctor/planningyourdoctorvisit/01.html

Aging and Drugs
https://ncadd.org/learn-about-drugs/seniors-vets-and-women/241-older-adults

Aging, Rehab and Medicare
https://www.discoveryplace.info/rehab-medicare-ultimate-guide

Aging and Assisted Living Laws
http://www.alfa.org/alfa/ALFA_in_Your_State.asp

Aging in Place
http://ageinplace.com/

Aging and Home Remodeling
http://www.homeadvisor.com/article.show.Senior-Friendly-Remodeling.8317.html

Aging and Fraud
http://www.stopfraud.gov/protect-yourself.html

Aging – National Center on Elder Abuse
http://www.ncea.aoa.gov/

Aging and Hearing Loss
http://www.ovationhearing.com/resources/rights-for-those-with-hearing-loss

Allergies
http://www.niaid.nih.gov/Pages/default.aspx

Arthritis
http://www.niams.nih.gov/
http://blog.intheswim.com/arthritis-swimming/

Autoimmune Disorders
Autoimmune Guide
Autoimmune Disease Treatment

Autism
AutismSpeaks.org
AutismWNY.org
Buffalo Hearing and Speech
Temple Grandin
Autism Services
National Autism Association
UNYFEAT

Books for Kids
Katie Chalmers, “Mommy What is Celiac Disease?”

Cancer
Roswell Park Cancer Institute
The Annie Appleseed Project

Cerebral Palsy
http://www.cerebralpalsyguide.com

Children and Teens
Green Tree Footprints

Healthy Habits for Children
Think Bright
Let’s Move to Raise Healthier Kids!
Kid’s Health
KidsHealth.org: Parents Home Page
Locate a Neighborhood Pediatrician
HealthyChildren.org: Ages & Stages
Baby-Proofing Your Home – the Definitive Guide
Keep Kids Safe from Preventable Injuries
Kids’ Guide to Home Safety
Home Fire Prevention & Safety Tips
Fire Safety and Prevention for Kids
Parents Central: From Car Seats to Car Keys – Keeping Kids Safe
Distracted Driving Prevention Toolkit – for Parents

Consumer Safety
http://www.consumerdangers.com/products/

www.consumersafety.org

Cord Blood
Cord Blood Banking

Diabetes

The Effects of Diabetes on the Body
http://www.healthline.com/health/diabetes/effects-on-body

How Diabetes Can Affect Your Teeth and Gums
https://www.coastdental.com/blog/how-diabetes-can-affect-your-teeth-and-gums

Type 2 Diabetes in Children
http://www.emedicinehealth.com/type_2_diabetes_in_children-health/article_em.htm

Make Healthy Meals: Home Gardening Guide for Your Family
http://www.homeadvisor.com/r/home-gardening-guide-for-your-family/

Diabetes in Older People – A Disease You Can Manage
https://www.nia.nih.gov/health/publication/diabetes-older-people

Improve Your Health in Your Kitchen
http://www.improvenet.com/a/improve-your-health-from-your-kitchen

Preventing and Treating Canine Diabetes
http://thebark.com/content/preventing-and-treating-canine-diabetes

Diabetes Help
Diabetes and Drug Abuse

Health Screenings
Breast Cancer Screenings
Catholic Health Screenings and Classes
Community Health Center Buffalo
Erie County Sexual Health Clinic

Evergreen Health Center
Greater Buffalo United Accountable Healthcare Network
Mental Health Association of Erie County
Niagara County Cancer Services Program – 716-278-8285
UB Student Health Services

Health Maintenance Organizations
BlueCross BlueShield of the WNY
Independent Health
MVP Healthcare
UniveraHealthcare

Higher Education
Master’s In Health Administration

Hepatitis
Healthline

Hospital Administration
Hospital Administration

Interesting Sites
DoYourProxy.org
ClinicalTrials.gov
DrugWatch.com 
WebMD News

Local Information
Buffalo.com

AllWNY.com

Mesothelioma
Mesothelioma Prognosis

Mesothelioma Cancer Alliance
Mesothelioma Doctors
Mesothelioma Resources, Doctors, Referrals, Scholarship, etc.
MesotheliomaPrognosis.com

Medicare and Older Americans
www.erie.gov/rsvp

www.erie.gov/nyconnects

Organic Farming
Rolling Hills Farm
 and Blog

Smoking
http://www.nysmokefree.org
www.cdc.gov/tobacco/how2quit.htm
www.cdc.gov/tobacco/quit/canquit.htm
www.smokefree.gov
https://tobaccofreelife.org

Rheumatoid Arthritis
https://www.rheumatoidarthritis.org

Stroke
Stopping a Stroke
– Award Winning PBS Video featuring Dr. Elad Levy at University at Buffalo Neurosurgery.