Below is a list of useful national health & wellness links, resources and tools from around the Web.
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American Cancer Society Employer Resources: Making a difference in today’s workplace while fighting cancer and saving lives.
Build Healthy Places Network: Working to improve low-income communities, and the lives of people living in them.
Center for Children, Families and Workforce Development: The Center’s team of professors, social workers, clinicians, administrators, and students has over 150 years of collective experience providing therapeutic services to children, youth, and families who require social, behavioral health, educational, and related services.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC): Your online source for credible health information.
Choose My Plate: Offers personalized eating plans an interactive tools to help you plan and assess your food choices.
The Community Toolbox: Promoting community health and development by connecting people, ideas and resources.
The Guide to Community Preventive Services (The Community Guide) is a collection of all the evidence-based findings of the Community Preventive Services Task Force. It can help you make decisions by providing information on community preventive services programs and policies that have been shown to work, and how they may fit the needs of your community.
Healthier US: A national effort to improve lives, reduce cost of disease, and promote community wellness.
Healthy People 2020: Improving the Health of Americans.
Mayo Clinic: Medical treatment and research center.
Mesothelioma Cancer Alliance: an online educational and support resource for cancer patients and caregivers.
National Institutes of Health: The Nation’s Medical Research Agency.
National Rural Health Resource Center: A nonprofit organization dedicated to sustaining and improving health care in rural communities
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation: The mission of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation is to improve the health and health care of all Americans. Our goal is clear: To help our society transform itself for the better.
Rural Assistance Center – Rural Obesity Prevention Toolkit: Helping rural communities and other rural stakeholders access the full range of available programs, funding, and research that can enable them to provide quality health and human services to rural residents.
U.S. Food and Drug Administration: Protecting and promoting your health.
Wellness Council of America: North America’s Premier resource for worksite wellness.