Information Portal

Links to the many free portals that have been developed and made available online by the U.S. government and other organizations for consumers and healthcare providers to obtain trusted information about a wide range of health related topics, e.g. nutrition, cancer, womens health, medication, patient safety, etc.

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'Open' Government Health Information Portals for Consumers

There are many free Health Information portals that have been developed and made available online by the U.S. government for consumers to obtain trusted information about a wide range of health related issues, e.g. nutrition, cancer, womens health, etc.  Take a quick look at some of these and share the links to these portals with friends and family.

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Africa Portal

The Africa Portal is an online knowledge resource for policy-related issues on Africa. Read More »


AmericanEHR Partners has been developed by Cientis Technologies and the American College of Physicians (ACP). Read More »

Biology Image Library

The Biology Image Library is an online collection of images, movies, illustrations and animations across biology and biomedicine. It covers Developmental Biology, Histology & Pathology, Immunology, Microbiology & Parasitology, Molecular & Cellular Biology, Neuroscience and Plant Biology, including images from BioMed Central's journals. Read More »

BMC Cases Database

BioMed Central has established the 'open access' Cases Database, a continuously-updated, freely-aavailable database of over 10 000 medical case reports from multiple publishers, including Springer, BMJ and PubMed Central. Read More »


The mission at Brighter is to improve access to quality, affordable dental care for patients. People often don’t know the real costs of dental procedures until after they’re done, which can result in costly dental work that runs into the thousands of dollars. Read More »

Cancer Commons

Cancer Commons is a nonprofit, 'open science' initiative linking cancer patients, physicians, and scientists in Rapid Learning Communities. Their mission is to ensure that patients are treated in accord with the latest knowledge on targeted therapies and immunotherapies and to continually update that knowledge based on each patient’s response. Read More »

Cancer.Gov is an information web site maintained by the U.S. National Cancer Institute (NCI) at the National Institutes of Health (NIH). It is a portal to accurate, up-to-date, comprehensive cancer information for use by consumers, healthcare providers, researchers, and the academic community.

canSAR Database

canSAR is an integrated knowledge-base that brings together multidisciplinary data across biology, chemistry, pharmacology, structural biology, cellular networks and clinical annotations, and applies machine learning approaches to provide drug-discovery useful predictions. Read More »

ClinicalTrials.Gov is a web-based resource that provides patients, their family members, health care professionals, researchers, and the public with easy access to information on publicly and privately supported clinical studies on a wide range of diseases and conditions. The web site is maintained by the National Library of Medicine (NLM) at the U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH). Read More »

COSI Open Health

A web portal providing links to collaborative, open solutions, and innovative (COSI) resources related to health information & technologies (HIT). This includes open source HIT software, open access organizations, open data resource, open standards, and much more. Read More »

Data Portal India

Data Portal India is a platform for supporting Open Data initiative of Government of India. The portal is intended to be used by Ministries/Department/Organizations of Government of India to publish datasets, and applications for public use. Read More »

Dental Informatics Online

The Dental Informatics Online Community is a global web site designed to help you to find resources in the dental informatics and dental technology field from around the world. Funded by the U.S. National Library of Medicine (NLM), the site will also help you  connect to other people in the field of dentistry to share ideas, problems and research opportunities.


Disability.Gov is the U.S. federal government's website for comprehensive information on disability programs and services in communities nationwide. The site links to more than 14,000 resources from federal, state and local government agencies; academic institutions; and nonprofit organizations. Read More »

EuroStat Public Health Data

Eurostat is the statistical office of the European Union (EU) situated in Luxembourg. Its task is to provide the European Union with statistics at European level that enable comparisons between countries and regions, including the healthcare sector.. Read More »