Health Links

Patients should be advised that this information is not a substitute for medical advice. They should contact their physician or other healthcare provider with any questions about their health, treatment, or care.

Basic Information

In-depth Information


UpToDate for Patients

  • Pages of carefully selected links to authoritative Web resources including dictionaries, directories, organizations, news sources and over 750 health topics
  • Easy-to-read materials available, appropriate for the general public
  • Information in over 40 languages
  • Source: American. Lab and medication values DO NOT apply in Canada
  • Hundreds of patient education topics offering an in-depth discussion of the risk factors, causes, diagnostic processes, preventive measures, complications, and recommended treatments for many common conditions
  • Advanced grade 12 reading level (recommended reading level for the general public is grade 6)
  • Source: American. Lab and medication values DO NOT apply in Canada

Cambridge Memorial Hospital
Grand River Hospital

Grand River Regional Cancer Centre
Groves Memorial Hospital, Fergus
Homewood Health Centre
North Wellington Health Care
St. Joseph's Health Centre, Guelph
St. Mary's Hospital, Kitchener  

Government healthcare organizations
Become an organ donor

The Canadian Mental Health Association Waterloo Wellington Dufferin (CMHA WWD)
Health Canada
Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care

Waterloo Wellington Community Care Access Centre
wwhealthline - an innovative website that puts accurate and up-to-date information about health services across Waterloo and Wellington
Waterloo Wellington Local Health Integration Network
Wellington Dufferin Guelph Public Health