Search and navigate the medical web with complete confidence thanks to the thousands of HONcode websites certified by the Health On the Net Foundation, and the features of this toolbar:
- identifies HONcode certified websites while browsing
- points out HONcode certified websites in the search results of major search engines
- enables search on HONcode certified websites only
This toolbar tells the user if he navigates onto a HONcode certified website, and easily locates HONcode certified websites in the results of the major search engines.
It is also possible to integrate HONcode Hunt (to search only HONcode certified sites) in the list of search engines in your browser.
Health On the Net Foundation is the leading organization promoting and guiding the deployment of useful and reliable online medical and health information, and its appropriate and efficient use. Created in 1995, HON is a non-profit, non-governmental organization, accredited to the Economic and Social Council of the United Nations.
The HONcode is a seal of approval that is attributed to medical websites which respects the 8 principles defined in the HONcode charter (www.hon.ch/HONcode/Conduct.html). Currently, nearly 7,000 sites in 52 languages are certified.
The interface is available in English, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Polish and Chinese.
To learn more about the Health On the Net Foundation and the HONcode, see www.healthonnet.org