Virginia Health Information Project

Virginia Health Information Project

Want free, reliable, non-commercial health information and resources?  This is the place.

The Virginia Health Information Project provides daily updated health information and an extraordinary range of unbiased health information and resources – both state-specific and national – for individuals, families, and seniors.  All in an easy-to-navigate form. Everything from finding doctors and getting lab test explanations to the latest on swine flu.  From a medical dictionary for kids to prescription drug information and advice.  From nutrition, diet, and exercise tips to alternative medicine. From links to 12,000 health hotlines to resources for low-income individuals and families.  From information on every disease, injury, or symptom to consumer product safety alerts and information on environmental hazards.  From where to find free clinics and other health-related agencies to first aid and food safety information.  And much, much more.

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