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Healthy People 2020
Healthy People serves as the foundation for prevention efforts across the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS).
Health United States
Health, United States is an annual report on trends in health statistics.
Consumer health from Mayo Clinic; many topics, such as asthma, Alzheimer's and more
Kaiser State Health Facts
From the Kaiser Family Foundation; compares 50 states on 10 different measures of health; links to over 40 Kaiser Family Foundation reports
Health care company offers consumer health information
Physical Activity and Health Executive Summary
The report provides suggestions and statistics on physical activity, and each part can be read online or downloaded.
Shape Up America!
Founded in 1994, Shape Up America! is a 501(c)3 not-for-profit organization committed to raising awareness of obesity as a health issue and to providing responsible information on healthy weight management
The National Center on Physical Activity and Disability Home Page
NCPAD (National Center on Physical Activity and Disability) promotes resources that enable persons with disabilities to be physically active.
The Center for Nutrition Policy and Promotion, an organization of the U.S. Department of Agriculture, was established in 1994 to improve the nutrition and well-being of Americans.
IFIC | Food Safety, Healthy Eating and Nutrition Information
The International Food Information Council Foundation provides food safety, nutrition, and healthful eating information to help you make good and safe food choices.
U.S. federal guide offering access to all government web sites with reliable and accurate information on nutrition and dietary guidance.
The Nutrition Source
The Nutrition Source from Harvard School of Public Health is a nutrition web site designed to get you started down the path toward a healthy diet.
Medical and Nursing
CDC - National Center for Health Statistics Homepage
The National Center for Health Statistics' website is a rich source of information about America's health.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
For over 60 years, CDC has been dedicated to protecting health and promoting quality of life through the prevention and control of disease, injury, and disability.
ClinicalTrials.gov is a registry and results database of federally and privately supported clinical trials conducted in the United States and around the world.
Robust health information site from National Institutes of Health
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Overview of all NIH institutes and divisions; gateway to extensive health care information
Premiere index to medical information from the National Library of Medicine; includes Medline and numerous other resources
U S Food and Drug Administration Home Page
Food and drug safety; labeling for consumers; bioterrorism; mad cow disease and more
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