Health Links

Looking for more information? Please refer to these web sites* which contain a wealth of information regarding the following topics:

Heart Attack and Stroke

American Heart Association
American Stroke Association
National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute
Estimating Your 10-year Risk of Having a Heart Attack
Live Healthier, Live Longer - Cholesterol Education

Diabetes

American Diabetes Association

Obesity

Body Mass Index

Cancer

American Cancer Society - includes information on:

  • Melanoma
  • Breast Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Testicular Cancer

Osteoporosis

National Osteoporosis Foundation

Tobacco Dependency

Fagerstrom Tolerance Scale

Flu/Pneumonia Vaccines

Interim Influenza Vaccination Recommendations: 2004-05
Pneumococcal Polysaccharide Vaccine (PDF)

Información Para la Prevención de Enfermedades

Cuidar de su Salud

Additional Health Information

New York State Department of Health
Center for Disease Control
New York State Prevention Agenda – 2013 - 2017


*These links are provided for your convenience. Clicking on these links will connect you to web sites which are NOT part of the WCA Hospital web site. WCA Hospital is not responsible for the content of any external web site and neither endorses the information, content, presentation, or accuracy nor makes any warranty, express or implied, regarding any external web site.