Health Sites for Educators
Dr. H. Jurgen Combs

American Alliance of Health, Physical Education, Recreation & Dance

Healthfinder - sponsored by the Department of Health and Human Services provides links to literally thousands of resources from the Arthritis Foundation to the National Institutes of Health.

Health Hotlist - offers a variety of links on health issues; a good site for students in health classes, health and physical education teachers.

KidsHealth.org for Kids - Even kids can have serious health problems. You can get all the info you need about health problems like cancer, asthma, muscular dystrophy, and more.

 

Lesson Plan Exchange - offers a variety of lesson plans on many different topics, including social studies, health, science, math, to name a few - a good resource.

Personal Trainer - You are a personal trainer employed by Berry's Fitness, the hottest new fitness consulting firm. As part of your job, you provide custom individualized diet and exercise portfolios for the clients of Berry's Fitness. Today your appointments include four clients: John, Michelle, Kim, and Brian. The Task - Choose one of the people below and develop a menu and exercise program to improve their overall health.

Tufts University Nutrition Navigator - This online guide is designed to "help you sort through the large volume of nutrition information on the Internet and find accurate, useful nutrition information you can trust. "

Washington Educational Network (WEdNet) lists currently available - offers a selection of discussion groups, including heath, legislation, job openings, and other educational issues.

 

Please send your suggestions.

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last updated on 25 July 2008
H. Jurgen Combs