Description:The Human Life section includes sites dealing with the human body, health, disease, and human behavior and experience. The Practice of Medicine section includes links to associations and organizations, education and institutions, government, hospitals, and medicine. The Business of Health section includes links to health care products and services.
|BBC Kids' Health
Description:A fascinating just-for-kids segment of BBC Health covering all kinds of human health matters.
Description:Wanna find out why diseases tremble in fear when they hear the CDC's name? Follow CDC Disease Detectives as they track down the sources of disease — from gross germs to bad habits — and stop them from happening. Learn about outbreaks, what happens in those high-tech labs, and research that's way beyond science class.
Description:Dole 5 A Day Dole 5 A Day Sponsored by the Dole Food Company, this site is designed to help elementary students learn the nutritional importance of fruits and vegetables.
|Health & Fitness Forum
Description:Sections include anatomy, strength training, cardiovascular exercise, eating well, and sports medicine.
|Healthopedia.com - Your Health Encyclopedia:
Description:Consumer Health information resource contains comprehensive and reliable database of health articles and reference materials from trusted sources on over 1,500 topics. Provides accurate, unbiased information in patient-friendly language on more than 11,000 drugs and medications.
|Keep Warm in the Cold
|Keep Warm, Keep Well
|Kids' Height Predictor
One of several Health-E Meters available to calculate various health statistics for your family. We used the height predictor on kids from more than one family and decided it gave reasonable responses. Be ready to measure and weigh all your kids.
|Locus of control and Attributional Style Inventory
Description:What motivates you, internal forces or external forces? You'll learn how your locus of control and attributional style affect your motivations, self-esteem, and expectations.
|Nutrition Explorations: Kids
Description:An interactive kids section filled with games, activities, fun recipes, and a kids panel to help kids learn about healthy eating and staying active. Kids will also learn about the Five Food Groups, and the Food Guide Pyramid.
Description:Sci4Kids is a series of stories about what scientists do at the Agricultural Resource Service. Geared to kids about 8 to 13 years old, it is produced by the ARS Information Staff in Beltsville, Maryland.
|Science in Your Shopping Cart
Description:The Agricultural Research Service explains how scientific research has improved the foods you shop for every day.
|The Keirsey Temperament Sorter
Description:Similar to other personality/temperament tests the Keirsey Character Sorter identifies four temperament types: Guardian, Artisan, Idealist, and Rational. You can read about the personality characteristics of each temperament type, learn about other famous people with that temperament, and what type of mate each temperament type makes. Each temperament has four sub-categories.
|The Merck Manual of Diagnosis and Therapy
Description:This manual is a medical text used by health professionals in the diagnosis and treatment of illnesses. It uses difficult medical terminology. Also available online are portions of the Merck Manual of Medical Information-Home Edition which presents the information found in the Merck Manual in easier to understand language.
|The Mystery Spot
Description:Access Excellence - The National Health Museums - Activity Exchange
Interactive, online scientific mysteries developed by Access Excellence for classroom use. The mysteries encourage student problem-solving and inquiry. One example: "Two Forks, Idaho. It's a small town. There aren't supposed to be secrets. So who's spreading disease around? Nobody knows... it's up to you to find out! "
Description:Get various tips on treadmill buying and using a treadmill.
|Type A Personality Test
Description:Find out if you are a Type A or Type B personality and what that means for your life.
|Yo, It's Time for Braces
Description:Do you have braces? Do you think you might need them? There is a lot of information on this site to help you understand different types of braces and appliances, to help you know what is going to happen, and to help you cope with braces when you are home.