Medical care is becoming a team effort. To help you to gain as much knowledge as possible, so that you can become a partner in your health care, here are some sources of information.
Up to Date
This is a very trusted, in depth and current source of medical information for patients and doctors.

American Academy of Family Physicians
Excellent resource for patient information of all types

National Institutes Of Health Information
Health Information from the National Institutes of Health

American Heart Association
Information on the heart and other vascular disease.

American Diabetes Association
An excellent resource link for diabetes and its management.

Created by the United States Department of Health and Human Services - a great resource for health information.

Medline Plus
Resource from the National Library of Medicine and NIH

Garrett County Health Department
1025 Memorial Drive Oakland, MD 21550
(301) 334-7777 (301) 895-3111

Garrett County Mental Health and Substance Abuse
Phone: (301) 334-7680
Monday through Friday 8:30 AM.–5:00 PM Evening hours by appointment.
Grantsville Clinic: Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday.

Family Planning Clinic
Phone: (301) 334-7770 Monday through Friday, 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Overseas Travel Immunization
Phone: (301) 334-7770 Monday through Friday, 8:00 AM-5:00 PM.

Garrett Memorial Hospital
251 North 4th Street Oakland, MD 21550
Phone: (301) 533-4000

Western Maryland Regional Medical Center
12500 Willowbrook Road
Cumberland, MD 21502
Phone: (240) 964-7000

Community Resource Guide
2015 Community Resource Guide
Vaccine Information:
Vegetarian Diet: This site can help everyone since vegetables are an important part of a healthy diet
Weight Loss: A site dedicated to advice and support in weight loss programs.