At The Clinic 279, we realise that the internet is full of resources - both good and bad! - about general health and wellbeing. As a continued service to our patients and our community, we've collated a series of online medical resources that we highly regard.
NHS' Patient Info
This is a fantastic website provided by the UK's NHS, with a wealth of information on various symptoms, conditions and treatments. It has information in over 40 different languages, and covers topics like family health, mental health, sexual health, diabetes, heart health and pregnancy.
It also features a community health forum, which has over 650,000 active members discussing various health topics.
Weight Loss: The Centre for Bariatric Surgery
Obesity is now the most common disease on earth; it is estimated that more than 600 million people are now obese and approximately another 1.5 billion are overweight. There are many more people in the world who are over-nourished compared to the number who are under-nourished.
The Mayo Clinic: Patient Information
The Mayo Clinic is one of the world's foremost healthcare institutions; it naturally follows that they also have one of the world's best medical websites, full of fantastic information on world-class patient care.