Find Out More About Safety and Prevention
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/
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services - National Clearinghouse for Alcohol and Drug Information http://ncadi.samhsa.gov/
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.