MEDLINE is now online. The National Library of Medicines computerized database of published scientific studies is no accessible to everyone on the Internet for free. The service contains about 8 million references and abstracts -condensed versions of full articles - dating back to 1966. Past access to MEDLINE was limited to those who registered and paid for the search. The address for MEDLINE is:
Click here to search for celiac:

A similar free service that will allow people to see Web links between MEDLINE abstracts and the Web sites for the journals in which the articles were originally published also went online. The address is:

This site provides excellent information for all medical issues:

American Academy of Family Physician:



Merck and The Merck Manuals

Dr. Mercola


The Food Allergy & Anaphylaxis Network (FAAN)

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