Medicines & Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency (MHRA)

The Royal Society of Medicine

British Ayurvedic Medical Council (BAMC) and British Association of
Accredited Ayurveda Practitioners (BAAAP)

Ayurveda Practitioner's Association

Central Council of Indian Medicine

Ayurveda - Wikipedia

Complementary healthcare information service -
The UK's guide to alternative and complementary medicine, self
development and natural health

Alternative Medicine: a growth industry
A site from the BBC with various articles on alternative medicine

Traditional Medicine information pages
From the World Health Organization.

Office of Alternative Medicine
A US organisation initiated through Congressional Mandate and whose
stated mission is to "identify and evaluate unconventional health care
practices; and support, co-ordinate and conduct research and research
training on these practices and disseminate information."

The American Herbal PharmacopoeiaT
The primary goal of the AHP is to produce authoritative herbal
monographs containing accurate, critically reviewed information on
botanicals which can provide guidance in the appropriate use of herbal

NutraSanus - Natural Health, Nutritional, Vitamin and Herbal
Supplements Guide Review a comprehensive directory providing
information on natural healthcare, alternative medicine, herbal remedies
and health nutrition.

NHS Alliance
The organisation that is leading primary care, primary care organisations
and the new NHS. They do, sometimes, make a statement on the
subject of complementary medicine.

Complementary Medicine,
Information for Primary Care Clinicians An information pack produced by
the Department of Health. This file is in a ".pdf" format and you need to
have the free reader Adobe Acrobat installed on your computer to be able
to read it.
National electronic Library for Health (NeLH)
A pilot site for what promises to be a great resource for anyone
interested in healthcare

Alternative Medicine Foundation
This US site aims to provide "evidence based research resources for
health care professionals and reliable information for patients and
consumers about the integration of alternative and conventional

National Cancer Institute
CancerNET UK Information Database

Dreams and illness
Could our dreams actually reveal hidden secrets about the state of our

Advice and info on the subject of nutrition  
A self-funded, privately held corporation consisting of a small group of
scientists, physiologists, nutritionists and other health professionals
dedicated to educating people about the pros and cons of dietary

The Health Supplements Information Service HSIS is an educational
programme, which has been set up to present the facts about health

A guide to health fraud and quackery.

HerbMed® An interactive, electronic herbal database - provides
hyperlinked access to the scientific data underlying the use of herbs for

Medline -
Symptoms and Manifestations Topics An online resource from Medline.

Medline - Procedures and Therapies Topics An online resource from
Medline with sections on alternative medicine.

RxList -
the Internet Drug Index Search for information on more than 4500
popular drugs.

MedicDirect An interactive website providing health information