Many of our patients like to read up on topics of concern before consulting their provider. There are many reputable sites on the Internet, and there are many that have incorrect information. We have found that The College of Family Physicians of Canada has a list of topics that our patients typically inquire about.
You can also select any of the information sources listed below. Although we have taken care selecting this list, we cannot accept any responsibility for the content published by the authors. Please consult websites for up to date information.
Directories and General Health Information
211 Ontario – Find programs and services in your area
Canadian Institute for Health Information – Information on Canada’s health system and the health of Canadians
Choosing Wisely Canada – campaign to engage in conversation about unnecessary tests and treatment and make effective care choices
Health Services for Champlain – Local Health Services and Information
Healthy Ontario – Resources from the Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care
Home and Community Care – Local Health Integration Network
MedlinePlus – U.S. National Library of Medicine
Prevention in Hand – Empowering Canadians to take hold of their health
World Health Organization – Browse an alphabetical list of health topics