Hampton Roads Health careNewsgroup

Links about health care in Hampton Roads

Hospitals in the Hampton Roads area

dailypress.com

Prue Salasky said: See our map for the location of local hospitals

Youth Topics: Bullying

findyouthinfo.gov

Prue Salasky said: The federal government has compiled research and info about bullying on this site

Virginia | County Health Rankings

countyhealthrankings.org

Prue Salasky said: Check to see how healthy your community is.

Measuring Teen Pregnancy in Virginia - Virginia Performs

vaperforms.virginia.gov

Prue Salasky said: Check the stats on teen pregnancy in Virginia

Measuring Obesity in Virginia - Virginia Performs

vaperforms.virginia.gov

Prue Salasky said: Check out the obesity stats in Virginia and see how it compares with the nation.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

cdc.gov

Prue Salasky said: The federal government's source for statistical health information.

Virginia Department of Health

vdh.state.va.us

Prue Salasky said: The state of Virginia's comprehensive Web site on everything from obstetrics to heart care. Keep up to date with health issues in Virginia. It has a sub-group, Virginia Health Information, www.vhi.org.

HealthGrades > Find a Doctor | Doctor Reviews | Hospital Ratings

healthgrades.com

Prue Salasky said: HealthGrades is an independent health-care rating agency. Find how your doctor, hospital, nursing home rates. Mary Immaculate Hospital in Newport News received top marks for orthopedics.

Virginia Board of Medicine Practitioner Information

vahealthprovider.com

Prue Salasky said: Check your doctor's (dentist's, psychiatrist's, etc.) Virginia licence

Virginia Foundation for Healthy Youth: Childhood Obesity

healthyyouthva.org

Prue Salasky said: The foundation is in charge of Virginia's policy for tackling childhood obesity