Dr. C. Everett Koop is Chairman of the Board of drkoop.com. The former U.S. Surgeon General, has more than 60 years of experience in healthcare, government and industry. He is the recipient of numerous honors and awards, including 35 honorary degrees.
This site is a consumer-focused interactive Web site which provides users with comprehensive healthcare information on a wide variety of subjects, as well as access to reputable medical databases, other publications, real-time medical news, interactive communities, interactive tools and opportunities to purchase healthcare-related products and services online.
This is probably the #1 consumer-oriented health site and therefore a welcome member of the AOL family.
Yes, it's very Yankee-doodle with lots of commercial bells and whistles, sometimes verbose, yet always informative, and a very professionally designed and maintained site.