The Department of Health and Human Services is the United States government's principal agency for protecting the health of all Americans and providing essential human services.

Secretary of Health and Human Services - Kathleen Sebelius

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Guide to Information Resources at HHS

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC):
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Get the latest science and health news from NIH Research Matters.
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Health Information for the Public. at the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute 
National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (NCCAM)
  (echinacea, Ginkgo, Ginseng, St. John's Wort, Glucosamine and chondroitin, ...),
    Acupuncture, Homeopathy, Chiropractic.)
The National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA)
 National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS)
  Disorders Index

National Institute on Aging (NIA)  
  NIA Publications
  NIHSeniorHealth Home Page 
FDA/CFSAN Dietary Supplements: Other Sources of Information
- List of dietary supplements Ingredients for which the FDA has issued warnings Food and Drug Administration--Recalls/Safety Alerts USDA: Food Pyramid at USDA
U.S. Federal Government, on

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last updated 1 Jan 2011