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Websites

Alcoholics Anonymous  http://www.aa.org

American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons – bike helmets http://orthoinfo.aaos.org/topic.cfm?topic=a00425

American Academy of Sleep Medicine www.aasmnet.org/

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality www.ahrq.gov/

Center for Disease Control - TIPS page (Tobacco Information and Prevention Sources) www.cdc.gov/tobacco

Food and Drug Administration (FDA) www.fda.gov/

Healthy Sex.com   Health risks http://www.healthysex.com/page/healthysex#healthrisks

Medical Library Association www.mlanet.org

Medline Plus http://medlineplus.gov/

The National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (NCCAM) http://nccam.nih.gov/health/

National Institutes of Health www.nih.gov/

National Institute of Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism:  information on screening tests  http://pubs.niaaa.nih.gov/publications/arh28-2/78-79.htm

National Highway Traffic Safety Administration www.nhtsa.dot.gov/

http://smokefree.gov/

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services - National Clearinghouse for Alcohol and Drug Information http://ncadi.samhsa.gov/

WebMD www.webmd.com

Books and Articles

Creagan, E. (2003). How NOT to be my patient: A physician's secrets for staying healthy and surviving any diagnosis. Florida: Health Communications, Inc.

Fries, J.F., Koops, C. Everett, et al. (1993). Reducing health care cost by reducing the need and demand for medical services. New England Journal of Medicine, 329, 321-325.

Holt, H. (1998). The Go Ask Alice book of answers: A guide to good physical, sexual, and emotional health. New York: Columbia University Health Education Program.

Manning, W.G., Keeler, E.B., Newhouse, J.P., Sloss, E.M., Wasserman, J. (1991). The cost of poor habits. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press.

McLean, R.,  Jahnke, R. (2002). The circle of life facilitator training manual, (11). Santa. Barbara, CA: Health Action

Prochaska, J.O., Norcross, J.C., Diclemente, C.C. (1994). Changing for good. New York: Avon Books.

Seigal, B., August, Y. (2003). Help me to heal: A practical guidebook for patients, visitors and caregivers. New York: Hay House, Inc.

Stoppard, M. (2003). Healthy sex. Dorling Kindersley.

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